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.
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.
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.
By Anindita Dev | Last Updated: Thursday, January 15, 2015 - 17:26
Year 2007 saw a shy 'boy-next-door' liven up the screen and steal many a hearts with his boyish charms - pulling off the `towel` dance gracefully. If the name hasn't hit you yet, then let me tell you it's Ranbir Kapoor we are talking about, who grabbed eyeballs right from his first film `Saawariya`.
By Aparna Mudi | Last Updated: Friday, January 16, 2015 - 09:55
In Ray Bradbury's book 'Farenheit 451' the populace reached a state where books were outlawed. The book explored several themes, one of which is the suppression of creativity, imagination, and how censorship has led to this dystopia. Ironically, the publishers of the book made quite a few changes to the book, as they feared some parts of it could 'contaminate the young'.
By Akrita Reyar | Last Updated: Wednesday, January 14, 2015 - 12:08
We live in extraordinary times. These days, people get killed for making cartoons! Living in India, one is nearly psychologically inured to hearing news of terror attacks, thanks largely to the perseveringly malicious elements planted in our neighbourhood.
By Anindita Dev | Last Updated: Tuesday, January 13, 2015 - 11:42
``If you carry the bricks from your past relationship to the new one, you will build the same house``.
“Get over him, he is not worth it”, “You deserve a better girl” - these are the pieces of advice that start pouring from friends post a break-up.
By Dhriti Sharma | Last Updated: Friday, January 9, 2015 - 19:07
In the deepest realms of my artistry, imagery and perceptibility a bare void reaches out to me asking to be named, defined, reasoned and heard. Homo Sapiens are probably Earth's proud race in the galaxy, with 'beauty' and 'brains' unmatched in the entire universe. However, aliens might visit anytime, and prove their existence with a peek-a-boo. Then, I shall rephrase my school of thought.