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The soldier who became a legend

A fortnight after he became the face of the Indian soldier in the Kargil war, on July 8, 1999, Vikram Batra died. He was mortally wounded after fighting through the night while recapturing Peak......

When the deal almost died...

The night before Dr Singh was to meet President Bush, he said he could not sign the agreement. Aziz Haniffa/Rediff.com reports on the tense hours before July 18 dawned. Condoleezza Rice, then......

'Obama must not finish his term without meeting Modi again'

July 18 marks a decade since the landmark India-US civilian nuclear deal was struck. Aziz Haniffa/Rediff.com listens to four Indian and American national security advisers recalling the hard work......

Whatever happens, Jaya will return to power in 2016

'The AIADMK has no Number Two, frankly it does not even have a Number Hundred and Two. There is the Numero Uno, and there is everybody else -- a point that was made very clear when Jayalalithaa......

1 beheaded in France terror attack, Islamist flag found

A French Gendarme blocks the access road to the Saint-Quentin-Fallavier industrial area, near Lyon, France. Photograph: Emmanuel Foudrot/Reuters One person has been killed in a terror attack at a......

Meet 10 Indians who head global tech companies

With Sundar Pichai becoming the CEO of Google, India has one more reason to cheer its prowess in the global IT sector.  Image: Sundar Pichai with wife Anjali. Photograph: Stephen......

Independent Greeks stay with Tsipras, give limited bailout backing

The junior coalition partner of Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras pledged on Tuesday to continue support for the government but indicated his party would only vote for bailout measures agreed......

Greece faces last chance to stay in euro as cash runs out

Without some firmer pledge of debt relief, neither Greece nor the IMF is likely to accept a deal Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras had a final chance to present credible reform proposals to an......

When retirement beckons

Our real challenge as a country is perhaps to find retirement solutions for people who have not heard about provident funds or pension funds, writes Ajit Balakrishnan. My friend has been......

What looms for Greece after referendum

Euro zone policymakers have openly spoken out in favour of a 'yes' vote Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras's plan to hold a referendum on Sunday on creditors' demands for austerity has prompted a......

Why Jai is the true hero of Sholay

Raja Sen gives us a hint: It was all because he used a coin wisely. IMAGE: Veeru and Jai in Sholay. It is temptingly easy to dismiss the cinematic coin-toss as a bit of chicanery, just another......

Why we must start a culture of spoiler-shaming

A headline or a tweet or a status update should not, in a civil world, be allowed to contain a spoiler, rants Raja Sen. Like in Game Of Thrones, nobody's innocent. We've all casually -- or......

40 years later, the water still scares Raja Sen

After all these years, Jaws still taps into nightmares, says Raja Sen. One windy night 10 years ago, I was asked to write a horror movie. As someone who is spooked far too easily, this was not, as......

Anil, Aamir, Akshay: Silver foxes of Bollywood

These men will have you believe that a grey-haired head really is the height of hotness!Age may just be a number but showbiz is rather touchy about it. Equating youth with desirability, our heroes......

The Secret Seinfeld scripts: The Bombay Blunder

Raja Sen was most thrilled about catching Jerry Seinfeld in India this weekend, but the performance has, it appears, been scrapped. For the most preposterous reasons. Here, then, is a script of......

Along with Hazard, 'Chelsea now have a match-winner in Pedro'

Pedro strikes a pose with the Chelsea shirt during his first photoshoot with the current EPL champions after his signing on Thursday. Photograph: Chelsea FC/Twitter Chelsea's signing of Barcelona......

Six GREAT comebacks in Test cricket

Teams emerging from the brink of defeat to win an improbable victory. Rajneesh Gupta highlights six memorable Tests. Sri Lanka were down and out on the first three days of the first Test at Galle......

Champions League play-offs: Memphis stamps his mark for United; Record for Astana

Manchester United's Memphis Depay (right) is congratulated by teammates on scoring his team's second goal during the UEFA Champions League qualifying round play-off first leg match against Club......

Debutant Worker powers New Zealand to T20 triumph

George Worker compiled a brisk 62 off just 38 balls on his international debut to enable New Zealand to complete their brief limited overs tour of Zimbabwe with an easy 80-run win in their only......

Fellaini nets double as Belgium humble France

Belgium's Radja Nainggolan, centre, celebrates after scoring a goal with Dries Mertens and Marouane Fellaini. Photograph: Benoit Tessier/Reuters Marouane Fellaini played chief tormentor as France......

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