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Pranab puts Cong-DMK alliance back on track
Krishnakumar Padmanabhan and Sheela Bhatt zero in on the latest developments in the DMK-Congress seat-sharing drama in Tamil NaduThe Congress-Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam alliance is back on track,......
Explained! The DMK-Congress showdown
'How come?', 'why now?', 'what next?' Rediff.com's Krishnakumar Padmanabhan answers all your questions on the DMK-Congress drama!The Congress-Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam seat sharing talks, which......
The nasty twist in the DMK-Congress tale
Krishnakumar Padmanabhan presents a candid look at the current state of the Congress-DMK alliance in Tamil Nadu. Like football coaches who slam referees after their team's poor......
Godhra: 'What happened to the accused is a crime'
Krishnakumar Padmanabhan finds hope, despair and anger in Godhra February 23, Godhra's Signal Falia area is buzzing. The previous night, police buses carrying 63 people acquitted in the 2002......
Maoists lose leaders in security surge
Heavy losses at top levels in the Maoists are hurting the rebels, says Krishnakumar Padmanabhan. Though security agencies have been facing major losses on the ground in the fight against the......
What Rajni can't, Rajni and the Robot can!
Krishnakumar Padmanabhan reviews Robot.The Bad news first: There is no Rajnikanth 'entry' in Robot. The movie cuts to chase directly, opening with Rajni working in a laboratory on a robot and gets......
Shankar, Rajnikanth make Endhiran work
Pavithra Srinivasan reviews the Tamil movie Endhiran.Dozens of directors claim that they have the commercial formula down pat but none can be compared toShankar who belongs to the rare breed of......
When superstar Rajnikanth met superstar Big B
Saturday evening saw the audio release of Tamil film director Shankar's Robot (Endhiran in Tamil), starring superstar Rajnikanth and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. Present on the occasion were a galaxy......
Graeme Smith's mind games against India
Krishnakumar Padmanabhan checks out the tweets post the India-England tie. Ever since he took over as captain at a very young age, Graeme Smith has never been in the running for the most popular......
Is this really the best Indian team?
Is this a squad that will throw up 11 world-beaters who will go out and destroy all comers for nine consecutive matches, asks Krishnakumar Padmanabhan. Argentina baffled fans and neutrals alike......
'India has paid the price of excessive cricket'
Sanjay Jha, who founded Cricketnext.com in 2000, has been following Indian cricket and the massive changes it has gone through -- in administration as well on the field -- in the past decade. He......
'Modi tinkered with the rules at will'
Journalist T R Vivek, along with Alam Srinivas, co-authored IPL Cricket And Commerce: An Inside Story. He has been reporting and writing about the Indian Premier League ever since its inception.......
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