In the backdrop of the death of the recent Delhi rape victim, and the growing demands for giving capital punishment to the involved barbaric rapists and making capital punishment compulsory for such…Continue
India's unfortunate exit from the World Cup T-20 has spoiled the collective mood of a billion-plus nation, but then as the title suggests, Team India themselves are to be blamed for their World Cup…Continue
With the sad demise of Verghese Kurien, India has lost its 'Milkman'.Verghese Kurien was the man behind the 'White Revolution' in India. It was he who almost single-handedly brought India on the milk…Continue
It's really sad to find some people stooping down to a level wherein they hack others Facebook/e-mail accounts to send and/or post obscene messages. These 'sick' people really need 'help', lots of it.Continue
Over the years, the People's Republic of China has emerged a sports giant, and done very well at the prestigious Olympics & other top sport events. However, its growth and development in the field has come at a very big cost.
Reports suggest that the culture of sports and fitness has still not taken roots in the country even as majority of its population--more so the young adults and children--are not only unhealthy, they also suffer from various diseases. They are also not…
Dhoni is an outstanding captain who leads from the front--most often when his team needs him the most, and when the chips are down.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni has done it again but then he is a 'proven' master of the game and knows well how to take his team to ‘the next level’ at such decisive situations. The remarkable turnaround seen in the case of Chennai’s fortunes this IPL has stunned all and…Continue
The recent ban placed on the entry of Shah Rukh Khan into Mumbai’s Wankhede Stadium for five years by the Maharashtra Cricket Association (MCA) and the subsequent media coverage on the issue have brought limelight again on the Bollywood superstar who, at certain times, is known to take his film image too seriously even in real life.
Reportedly and allegedly, he and his security guards misbehaved with some stadium security officials after an IPL match between Mumbai and Kolkata which…Continue
The nation seems to go ga-ga over Sachin Tendulkar’s latest exploits -- that of scoring 100th centuries in world cricket. Some people have even gone to the extent of demanding Bharat Ratna for him, and this seems to be somewhat farfetched, and not in the fitness of things, considering the fact that his 100th ton has come very late, after an agonizingly long period of more than a year during which nearly 11 centuries were scored by Indians, even as we continued to wait for Sachin’s…Continue