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Finns are happiest, Indians 45th, Pakistan last

Finland has emerged as the most prosperous country in the world after an extensive survey conducted by the Legatum Prosperity Index, which claims to be the world's only global assessment of wealth......

Dilip Chitre: Portrait of an artist

Legendary Indian writer, critic, painter, and filmmaker Dilip Purushottam Chitre passed away on Thursday. We bring back to you an earlier interview with the rare multi-talented artist, who spoke......

Shashi Tharoor's Day Out in New York

Minister of State for External Affairs, Shashi Tharoor, delivers his statement on the commemoration of the 15th aniversary of the International Conference on population and development at the 64th......

'LTTE's demise will have no impact on India'

In part 1 of his interview with Savera R Someshwar and A Ganesh Nadar, M R Narayan Swamy, the author of two well-researched books on Sri Lanka. Inside An Elusive Mind: Prabhakaran and Tigers of......

Japan disaster: A wake-up call for other nations

Many corporates have disaster recovery and business continuity plans in place. So do many nations. However the Japan disasters will stress-test the global economy's disaster recovery mechanisms.......

How IPL became a billion dollar brand

Modelled on the lines of the English Premier League by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), it was positioned somewhat like a reality show - more entertainment than cricket complete......

Cricket viewership falls 56% in 3 years

Here is one more glorious uncertainty of cricket. As the game's following has risen (until the World Cup debacle, that is), the time spent by viewers on cricket telecasts has fallen by a whopping......

India's great gaming market

Hit the throttle and rev up your engine so that you can zip past the decorated Formula 1 champion Michael Schumacher on the racing tracks of Monte Carlo and hit the winning post. Or get into the......

Force-ing John Abraham to love on screen

Director Nishikant Kamat, who has given acclaimed films like Dombivali Fast and Mumbai Meri Jaan, is a busy man these days. The filmmaker has his hands full with his forthcoming film Force,......

Fans mourn Michael Jackson's demise

People gather in front of Apollo Theatre while paying tribute to pop icon Michael Jackson in New York on Thursday. Jackson, the child star turned King of Pop who set the world dancing but......

Dhawan among Wisden's Five Cricketers of the Year

India's swashbuckling opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan has been named as one of the Five Cricketers of the Year, an honour dating back to 1889, by Wisden for his splendid performances in 2013.The......

Tendulkar in Wisden's all-time World Test XI

Retiring Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar was on Wednesday named in Wisden’s all-time World Test eleven. Tendulkar, who will retire from Test cricket after playing against the West Indies in......

Tendulkar gets Wisden India Outstanding Achievement award

Batting ace Sachin Tendulkar was presented the Wisden India Outstanding Achievement award for completing a century of 100 international hundreds, in Dubai on Monday. He achieved the milestone while......

Wisden set to launch Indian edition

Aiming to cater to the ever-growing Indian market, Cricket bible Wisden is set to launch a separate edition in India next year, focussing on all areas of the game from Tests to domestic cricket.......

Tendulkar is Wisden's leading cricketer for 2010

Wisden, regarded as the Bible of cricket, has named Indian batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar as the leading cricketer in the world for the year 2010.The iconic batsman is the seventh recipient of......

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Manoj Joshi
Q. it is John Wisden's 187th Birthday today. your comments ... ???
Manoj Joshi:  A.  more

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pravin
Q. Who was named India's Cricketer of the Century by Wisden?
Pravin:  A. 1st dont forget Today is teachers day.. Late President Dr. Sarvapalli RadhaKrishnan Bday. Dont kniw Why Google India is not promoting Radha Krishnan..? It is very Bad thing.. more

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Ataur Rahman
Q. who is the only winner of so many awards ?Arjuna award, Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, Padma Vibhushan, Wisden Cricketers of the Year, Maharashtra Bhushan Award, Wisden Leading Cricketer in the World, Wisden India Outstanding Achievement Award, World Test XI, ICC World ODI XI, Castrol Indian Cricketer of the Year, Outstanding Achievement in Sport, BCCI Cricketer of the Year, LG People's Choice Award, People's Choice Award
Ataur Rahman:  A. Sachin tendulkar more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-is-the-only-winner-of-so-many-awards-arjuna-award-rajiv-/24595867/answers/25773084

Ataur Rahman
Q. If you are asked to list three most favourite Indian cricket captains, who will be they? Please arrange the names in order of merit ( 1 for the most favourite), 2 for the second most favourite etc,) assigning suitable reasons. You need not stop at 3. You may go on and on. But give reasons for the positions of the names.
Ataur Rahman:  A. 1. Mansoor Ali Khan Tiger Pataudi( He was made Captain when he was 21 years of age and remained Captain for 9 years.) 2. Kapil Dev ( A natural...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/if-you-are-asked-to-list-three-most-favourite-indian-cricket/24595867/answers/17104722

soumyen sarkar
Q. Should Sachin Tendulkar be honoured with the Bharat Ratna award?
Soumyen Sarkar:  A. Ofcourse yes, even Don Bradman quoted, "Sachin is a great player in the history" Everybody knows that he is very calm and sincere on...... more

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  Web results for Wisden India
If other players can wear 'Help for Heroes', why ca'nt Moeen Ali wear 'Save Gaza'?

By Dileep Premachandran Tommy Smith and John Carlos with the Black Power Salute at the Olympic Games in Mexico in 1968. Muhammad Ali's refusal to... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/opinion/guest-writer/if-other-players-can-wear-help-for-heroes-why-cant-moeen-ali-wear-save-gaza/articleshow/39316526.cms
The Swing Thing

What is the opposite of nostalgia? I forget now but there must be a word that means to reflect on a period long passed, that afflicts a person with... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/article/The-Swing-Thing/291518
Gambhir, Dhawan in 'opening' battle for Southampton Test

With opener Shikhar Dhawan's struggle against pace, bounce and swing extending to two Tests in England, the battle to partner Murali Vijay at the... ...

http://ibnlive.in.com/news/cricketnext/gambhir-dhawan-in-opening-battle-for-southampton-test/488163-78.html
Are They India's Best Chance at Football …

By | Grist Media Grist Media Whether it's very early in the morning or very late in the afternoon, the scene at the Cooperage Grounds in Colaba... ...

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South African cricketing legend Graeme Pollock calls for help in hour of need

By Vivek | Sportskeeda Graeme Pollock (centre) inducted into the ICC Hall of Fame Considering the immense contribution Graeme Pollockhas... ...

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