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Sport is now as much about the game as money, tamasha, showmanship

Using a sledgehammer to fix some ills can cut down a game at its peak, warns Shekhar Gupta. As I left home reluctantly for the airport, I may have, in a nutty moment not unusual for sport-lovers,......

Congress extremely uncomfortable given scandalous record: FM

Launching a scathing attack on Congress, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said the party's "scandalous record" is making it extremely uncomfortable with the Narendra Modi government's......

When Jaya asked me to meet her

'She leaned forward and asked what I'd want -- and I said, "your blessings".''She smiled and replied, "You already have that, but tell me how I can help you".'Commonwealth gold medalist and Arjuna......

'There can be positive things on the Internet'

Sreenath Sreenivasan will take over as the Chief Digital Officer, New York City this week.'It has reaffirmed my faith in humanity, especially when I have come to India and the general feeling is......

Are pellet guns worth using? Nobody's telling

Indian Ordnance Factory has refused to make public information on efficacy of the infamous anti-riot “12 Bore Pump Action Gun” used as pellet guns, saying it will adversely affect the......

Will India gain if UK leaves European Union? Most unlikely

Minister of state in the Foreign and Commonwealth office in charge of India Hugo Swire said Brexit camp's claim that an exit from the EU would enable greater freedom of entry into the UK for......

The truth about India's highways

When Nitin Gadkari took charge as Road Transport and Highways Minister in 2014, he had set a target of constructing 40 km a day in two years. But construction at this point is a mere 16 km a day.......

Taj Exotica rolls out the red carpet for BRICS summit

Hotel Taj Exotica, which would be hosting heads of countries during the BRICS Summit in Goa this week, has renovated two prime suites where Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Russian President......

Adani's Australian project gets 'critical infrastructure' tag, and boost

India's energy major Adani's USD 21.7 billion (Rs 145,390 crores) Carmichael coal and mine project in Australia, bogged down by opposition from green groups, will be fast-tracked by the Queensland......

The game corporate India plays

How bridge keeps corporate India sharp and quick-witted.Ranjita Ganesan and Manavi Kapur report. As the India managing director of a German steelmaker that describes itself as the 'global leader......

'I still cry every time I watch Dangal's climax'

'When you are half decent looking, you want to look like yourself, especially in your first project. But it was important to do justice to the role, especially when it is such a big project.' ......

Review: Dangal is the perfect finish to 2016

The bar's been raised again, feels Sukanya Verma. A father takes out his two pre-teenage girls and tells them to eat all the golgappas they want one last time. From now on, they train to wrestle......

Why Aamir Khan has begun smoking again

Intensive training and meticulous planning have gone into the making of Dangal, Ranjita Ganesan and Dhruv Munjal find out. IMAGE: Aamir Khan with wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat at his daughter......

CWG: Two Indian officials arrested for assault in Glasgow

In a massive embarrassment for India, two senior officials of the India commonwealth Games contingent were arrested by the police in Glasgow on Saturday. IOA Secretary General Rajeev Mehta and an......

'Teenager Malaika has potential to win more medals'

Olympic Gold Quest's chief executive officer Viren Rasquinha hailed 16-year-old Malaika Goel on her silver medal at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow and believes the youngster has the potential to......

Sakshi's next target: Win Olympic medal in Tokyo; equal Sushil's record

'My aim is to equal Sushil Kumar's historic feat by winning an Olympic medal at Tokyo in 2020. I am completely focussed to achieve that goal.' IMAGE: Sakshi Malik celebrates winning the bronze......

Chennai edge past Mumbai to win Premier Badminton League title

IMAGE: The Chennai Smashers team celebrate winning the Premier Badminton League title. Photograph: PTI Thailand's Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk produced a superb comeback against Ajay Jayaram in the......

Sports Ministry revokes IOA suspension

The Sports Ministry on Friday lifted the suspension on the Indian Olympic Association with immediate effect after it removed the corruption-tainted duo of Suresh Kalmadi and Abhay Singh Chautala as......
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From wraps to rap music

Step by step, it happened. Not as an overnight conversion. What has remained common before and after was her love for writing. Sofia Ashraf is... ...

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After 4 years, Bangladeshi woman reunited with family

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