By Kamna Arora | Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 19:02
From Jawaharlal Nehru’s visit in 1949 to Narendra Modi’s upcoming trip in September 2014, a number of leaders of the world’s largest democracy have been hosted by the world’s oldest democracy. In fact, a momentous political alteration in international relations in recent years is the evolvement of engagement between India and the United States of America.
By Ritika Handoo | Saturday, September 27, 2014 - 11:10
With the nine-day-long festival of Navratri knocking on the door, we bring you the inside story on how the northern belt of the country believes in celebrating the festivity with ‘Jagrans’ and ‘Mata Ki Chowki’.
By Anindita Dev | Friday, September 19, 2014 - 12:43
It's that time of the year for the Bengali Hindus and Assamese, who wake up to the `Dhak`(drum) beats every morning, following the ten-day long festival of Durga Puja. One is lost in worship, and in life and soul. A deep sense of pride and enthusiasm takes over you. You are lost in revelling the cultural bonanza attached to the customary practices of the puja.
By Gayatri Sankar | Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 16:27
It’s that time of the year when the revered Shakti (feminine power) is recalled and worshipped. Sanatana Dharma (Hinduism) is a way of life and not a religion, per say. Each person belonging to this faith as his/her own way of worshipping and hence the same Navratri too like several other Hindu festivals is celebrated differently across the nation.
By Rajdeep Saha | Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 17:24
The domestic T20 champions from across various continents are back for the sixth edition of the Champions League T20. The three-week long event has rolled off and it presents aplenty for the fans. Going by the teams that have gained automatic qualification, it is difficult to pick out a favourite, with all the eight teams looking strong and have all been champions in their backyard.
By Jayanta Oinam | Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 15:18
There is no doubt; India is growing as a sporting nation. In the recent Glasgow Commonwealth Games, the Indian contingent put on a creditable performance finishing fifth with a haul of 64 medals. A repeat can be expected from the Incheon Asian Games starting Friday.