Cricket Encounters of Another Kind !

By Anagha Rajadhyaksha I’m a 90s kid. We grew up either loving sportsmen or Govinda. And to take that a step further I grew up with an older brother. As younger siblings would know, for the first 10 – 12 years of our life, our sole purpose of living is to get the attention, love, respect……

The Fall of Icarus : A Crisis of Faith

What a Fall !

The first sight evokes awe and large bites of fear...Poetry beckons and entices. About wings, nature, flying,birds and an unknown but much desirable sense of the free.Together, a heady cocktail results of intoxicated celebration.Part truth and mostly well meaning fiction.

The Emperor’s new Clothes ?

General Bhupinder Singh's coming out of the closet is indeed timely. The country would like to hear how the military and its brass,thinks, in particular , about nationalism, dissent, disruptive politics and of course patriotism which is not of the "sarkari" kind. What is to be termed as defiance or much worse sedition? The General has…

The Killing of the flood-plains of the Yamuna

Once again icons and celebrities with their socio-cultural messages have muddied the "flood-plains' of the Yamuna passing through the lacerated heart of Delhi.Questions abound.Did not the government, media and alert activists not know of this mega-event? Do we not hold such events on river beds since a long time, especially the Kumbh Mela? Is our…