By Dattaraj Thaly | Friday, February 5, 2016 - 16:55
Over 20,000 professional players deemed not one footballer from the English Premier League worthy of starring in the FIFA/FIFPro World XI 2015, as was revealed at the recent Ballon d’Or ceremony in Zurich's Kongresshaus.
Barring England, all European hotbeds – Spain, France, Italy and Germany – found representation in a team comprising football’s crème de la crème from the continent.
By Miscellaneous | Wednesday, February 3, 2016 - 19:32
February 4 is World Cancer Day.
Being diagnosed with cancer at a prime age with flying dreams and a family to look after can be earth-shattering for most people. But when it comes to facing the stark reality, whom does one blame for the slow but certain decay of cells and tissues in your body.
By Dattaraj Thaly | Tuesday, February 2, 2016 - 17:44
The great Shakespearean line from Hamlet ‘to be, or not to be, that is the question’ can easily be rephrased into ‘to pick, or not to be, that is the question’ in the context England’s squad selection dilemma for the ICC World T20.
By Garima Dutt | Sunday, January 31, 2016 - 15:07
End of January each year is time for Delhi’s date with all things artistic. This is when the much anticipated India Art Fair kicks off in the city.
Even though the number of galleries have been trimmed to 70 (as opposed to over 80 last year), IAF 2016 is bigger, better and has many firsts to its credits.
By Miscellaneous | Saturday, January 30, 2016 - 21:03
Many analysts say Apple is evolving from a device-making superstar racking up dizzying financial quarters to a company that can make a sizable and steady income from selling apps, digital music and more to the huge number of people using its devices.
By Miscellaneous | Thursday, January 28, 2016 - 16:20
Painting is rare. Sculpting is rarer; a ‘niche within niche’. It is therefore heartening to land up in an exhibition that pays homage to human emotions and creativity through sculpting – an exacting form of art; an art of patience that combines skills, tools, love and discipline.
By Suyash Srivastava | Friday, January 29, 2016 - 01:03
As Manish Pandey was steering India closer to a much-needed win in the 5th ODI against Australia, cricket stalwarts were closely monitoring every shot he played. After the successful record run chase, cricketers - current and retired, hailed the right-hander on Twitter for his brilliant effort that brought smiles back on the faces of Indian fans, who were fearing a 5-0 whitewash.