No 'divorce', no 'heartbreak' for UK; Scotland just 'didn't do it' Mr Alex Salmond!

By Supriya Jha | Last Updated: Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 09:28

It is definitely a feeling of immense relief when one manages to salvage a special relationship from the brink of breaking away. And, right now, who knows this better than British PM David Cameron, who must have heaved a sigh of relief and have had a happy breakfast on Friday morning when the results from the crucial Scottish referendum were announced.

Saeed Ajmal's case highlights ICC's new tough avatar

By Chaitan Papnai | Last Updated: Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 17:04

First cricketer that comes to mind when we talk about chucking is the legendary Sri Lankan spinner Muttiah Muralitharan, who remained in news throughout his career, either for his superlative performances with the ball or for his controversial bowling action.

How Durga can be embodied by the women of today’s time

By Ritika Handoo | Last Updated: Friday, September 19, 2014 - 12:41

Durga Durga!

This holy chant reverberates in the soul of all those who immerse themselves in the bhakti of Goddess Durga (the form of shakti), which embodies power in itself. Maa Durga is often described as the influential diety, who won in her fight of good over evil, and ensured the spirit of ‘righteousness’.

Significance of Vijayadashami in East India

By Anindita Dev | Last Updated: Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 13:00

The last day of the 10-day-long Durga Puja festival culminates with the immersion of the Durga murti, following a grand procession.

In West Bengal, Assam and Odisha, Durga Puja is celebrated for five days through the nine-day-long Navaratri, and the last day is known as `Vijayadashami` or Durga Visarjan.

Well done Deepika Padukone!

By Gayatri Sankar | Last Updated: Monday, September 15, 2014 - 14:11

Women too are living beings like men and several other forms of life on earth. But isn’t she meant to be different? I mean, she is a woman and is “supposedly” meant for a man’s consumption! That’s what most voyeurs think and believe.

The curious case of `Makdee` actress Shweta Basu Prasad

By Anindita Dev | Last Updated: Monday, September 15, 2014 - 16:35

Once a household name and now a miserable beauty- Shweta Basu Prasad- who featured as a child artist in the popular soap, `Kahaani Ghar Ghar Ki`, has become the scapegoat of the media and the people.

Louis van Gaal has aplenty to ponder at Manchester United

By Rajdeep Saha | Last Updated: Wednesday, September 10, 2014 - 18:07

When Sir Alex Ferguson left the helm of affairs at Manchester United in 2013, it presented a situation from where the next destination was an unknown one. What he left was a defragmented champion squad, a chosen successor in Scotsman and former Everton manager David Moyes, and big shoes to fill for the latter.

Why Louis van Gaal will turn Manchester United from mediocre to magnificent

By Dattaraj Thaly | Last Updated: Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 01:45

When Stuart Attwell blew the final whistle at Stadium:mk on August 26, the final score read: MK Dons 4-0 Manchester United. It was the very same day that United smashed the British transfer record to land one of world football’s hottest properties in Angel Di Maria.