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The Soldier Who Was A Chinese PoW For 7 Months

'I was exhausted, hungry, unshaven and despondent.''My mouth was full of sores due to dehydration.''My clothes were in tatters due to walking through bushes and sliding down thorny slopes,'......

The Heroes Who Saved Ladakh For India

Visiting the Rezang La Memorial, one has a feeling of super-humans defending Indian territory against the Chinese onslaught, says Claude Arpi on the 60th anniversary of the heroic battle of the......

Remembering Anglo-Indian Courage For The Motherland

'Anglo-Indians have played a significant role at the forefront, meeting every challenge to the security of the motherland.'A fascinating excerpt from Barry O'Brien's The Anglo-Indians: A Portrait......

Pakistan one of the most dangerous nations in world: Biden

US President Joe Biden has said Pakistan is 'one of the most dangerous nations in the world' as it has 'nuclear weapons without cohesion.' He made the remarks while addressing a Democratic Party......

Overnight spell of rain brings Bengaluru to its knees

Torrential overnight rains left India's IT capital struggling on Monday as inundation and waterlogging threw life out of gear, leading to a public outpour of anger against alleged misgovernance and......

A peek into Sitharaman's next Budget

The next annual budget of India will have to be very carefully structured to sustain the country's growth momentum, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Tuesday, noting that it will......

Starbucks names Laxman Narasimhan as its new CEO

Laxman Narasimhan, a veteran in leading and advising global consumer-facing brands, has been named as the new CEO of coffee giant Starbucks, joining a growing cohort of Indian-origin business......

Rahul Bajaj, World's Favourite Indian

Two months ago, on February 12, Rahul Bajaj passed into the ages.'Rahul inspired Indian industry with an ethos, an ethos of being more confident, more independent, more thorough, more competitive,......

Soon, daily essential items may cost up to 10% more

Consumers may have to pay more for their daily essential items with FMCG companies mulling another round of price hike to offset the impact of an unprecedented level of inflation in commodity......

Industrialist Rahul Bajaj passes away

Eminent industrialist and former chairman of the Bajaj group Rahul Bajaj passed away on Saturday due to illness at his home in Pune, according to a group official.  Bajaj (83), who stood down......

Colour Blind Casting or Cultural Appropriation?

'Acting, by definition, is a portrayal of a character other than oneself.''If every role is to be played only by someone answering to that precise description, most professional actors -- of all......

Why England Defeated Pakistan

England underlined their domination in white ball cricket as they outclassed Pakistan by five wickets to win the T20 World Cup title on Sunday. Led by fine performances from their bowlers Sam......

Babar: Afridi's injury shifted the match

IMAGE: Pakistan's Shaheen Shah Afridi grimaces as he is checked by the physio after sustaining an injury while fielding during the final on Sunday. Photograph: Mark Kolbe/Getty Images Pakistan......

T20 WC Final: History favours Pakistan, form is with England

IMAGE: Pakistan raised hopes of a dramatic comeback. Photograph: ICC/Twitter A determined Babar Azam will be aiming to secure his seat beside the great Imran Khan in Pakistan cricket's Hall......

T20 World Cup: India gear up to break knock-out jinx

IMAGE: History is also a bit against India when it comes to results at the business end of the ICC events. Photograph: Sarah Reed/Getty Images Only two steps away from the ultimate glory,......

If England Get Rid Of Kohli, Surya Early...

Out of India's total tally of 842 runs in five games, the duo has rattled up 471 runs -- which accounts to 55 percent of the runs -- at a strike rate of 160. IMAGE: Will England's bowlers stop the......
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