Deflategate, Super Bowl XLIX and Tom Brady

By Dattaraj Thaly | Last Updated: Friday, January 30, 2015 - 22:39

On their way to Super Bowl XLIX , New England Patriots put on a football clinic to dismantle the Indianapolis Colts 45-7. NFL and Patriots' superstar quarterback Tom Brady piled on the misery for the Colts in a humiliating defeat.

However, in the wake of that triumph for New England, American sport was rocked with yet another controversy – Deflategate.

Obama’s remarks on Mahatma, Vivekanada have no takers?

By Gayatri Sankar | Last Updated: Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 14:41

US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle made the 66th Republic Day celebrations, a memorable event for Indians across the globe and drew attention of the world towards India’s moment of pride and glory.

Kiran Bedi made Delhi BJP's face for polls, but questions remain

By Ritesh K Srivastava | Last Updated: Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 00:46

After apparently failing to find a formidable candidate to take on an over-ambitious Aam Admi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal, the supremely confident BJP has finally made Kiran Bedi, the former IPS officer, its face for crucial assembly polls in Delhi scheduled to be held next month.

Why 'Iron woman' Kiran Bedi should hold debate with 'I-Run man' Arvind Kejriwal

By Biplob Ghosal | Last Updated: Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 00:56

Kiran Bedi vs Arvind Kejriwal debate would be a treat for any journalist at any given day.

With Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) inducting former top cop Kiran Bedi into the party fold and declaring her as the chief ministerial candidate, the upcoming Delhi polls have become the mother of all battles since the 2014 General Elections.

My identity suffers in inertia—25 Years of Exile for Kashmiri Pandits

By Ritika Handoo | Last Updated: Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 00:57

"Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent"--Marilyn Vos Savant

Delhi Assembly Elections 2015: Can Kiran Bedi counter Arvind Kejriwal?

By Manisha Singh | Last Updated: Sunday, January 18, 2015 - 12:53

When Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed his first rally in the national capital in the Ramlila Maidan on January 10, 2015, the crowd was modest compared to what is generally witnessed at his rallies. It was also modest compared to the first rally that Modi held in Delhi in Rohini Japanese Park on September 29, 2013.

Why Virat Kohli is just like Cristiano Ronaldo

By Dattaraj Thaly | Last Updated: Friday, January 16, 2015 - 10:05

As part of a promotional video for a nutrition and weight management brand they both endorse, Virat Kohli was once asked to record a personal video message for Cristiano Ronaldo. Such videos are often full of hackneyed phrases with athletes blurting out what the script demands of them.

Life without Facebook and Whatsapp

By Anindita Dev | Last Updated: Thursday, January 15, 2015 - 17:34

I stared into the `Are you sure?` notification on my screen before I hit the 'Delete' button. And there! I got rid of the most consuming thing of my life -- Whatsapp and the popular and addictive Facebook.