By Jayanta Oinam | Last Updated: Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 16:47
In recent times, calls for elevating the India-Australia series to the status of Ashes have increased. There are facts, and more facts to justify the call for such an elevation. India, for once, is the ultimate cash cow of cricket and Australia, possibly the most spirited team of the sport.
By Aparna Mudi | Last Updated: Friday, November 28, 2014 - 19:32
Delhi boasts of a well-developed transport system. Unlike a decade ago, most of the commercial areas are now well-connected with the Delhi Metro and hence, the roads have become relatively unclogged. Obviously, in an ever growing city like the Nation's capital, there is no dearth of traffic snarls and yet things have become much better than before.
By Anindita Dev | Last Updated: Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 16:41
Do not judge so that you will not be judged. For in the way you judge, you will be judged; and by your standard of measure, it will be measured to you.
By Suyash Srivastava | Last Updated: Friday, November 28, 2014 - 08:53
Phillip Hughes was batting on 63. His family was present at the ground as he played another classy innings. The 25-year-old would have known that another 37 runs could get him back into the Australian squad for the upcoming four-match Test series against India.
By Suyash Srivastava | Last Updated: Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 16:50
In the year 2000, when my father told me about Hansie Cronje being caught in match-fixing, instead of being shocked, I laughed and said, “You must be kidding.
By Anindita Dev | Last Updated: Friday, November 28, 2014 - 18:24
We Indians are a hypocritical lot. At one end, we shout our hearts out for equal rights for women, we want to be respected and taken seriously but at the other end, we let the film industry define feminine stature.
Yes, the portrayal of women in our Bollywood films is downright demeaning and there are hardly any of us who have actually ever voiced our concerns.
By Vibhuti Jaitly | Last Updated: Friday, November 28, 2014 - 18:24
“No one gets before time and more than destiny”
I have been listening to the aforesaid quote since I was a teenager, but I didn't pay much heed to it. But off late, the question that has started to boggle my mind is – do 'right' time and destiny actually exist and play an important part in shaping our lives? Is our life bound and ruled by these two.
By Hemant Abhishek | Last Updated: Sunday, November 23, 2014 - 18:00
“What is the simplest way to die?”
Seeing my usually cheerful friend uncharacteristically gloomy, I ventured to question his new-found melancholy when this remark knocked the wind out of me. He teaches less-privileged children, and his peace of mind had been jolted by a 10-year-old boy from his class, who asked him: “Sir, what is the simplest way to die?”