India protests U.S. naval exercise

In a rare and unusual public statement, the U.S. Navy announced that its ship the USS John Paul Jones had carried out Freedom of Navigation Operation in the Indian Exclusive Economic Zone. India said on Friday it has protested the U.S. decision to conduct a patrol in the Indian Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) in the […]


Have you ever seen Rahul Dravid so angry?

Rahul Dravid showed off his never-seen-before angry side in the new advertisement that has left everyone in splits. Dravid is seen losing his temper while waiting in his car in traffic in the new ad for CRED — the credit card management and bill payments platform. The former India captain is seen smashing windows of […]


India is major player on global stage: U.S. envoy John Kerry

“Decisive action from India now, in partnership with the rest of the world will determine what this transformation will mean for all generations to come,” John Kerry said Observing that India is a major player on a global stage, U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry on April 7 said that decisive action from […]


Beware No Sex Marriages!

‘I’ve lost count of the number of times I’ve said no to sex, because I am tired, and how it has led to air punches, banging of doors, muffled expletives by the other half.’‘With time, we’ve learned to talk it out and have an arrangement that I’d like to believe works for both of us,’ […]


India has bounced back, real GDP growth to be 7.5%-12.5%: WB

India’s economy has bounced back amazingly from the Covid-19 pandemic and nationwide lockdown over the last one year, but it is not out of the woods yet, according to the World Bank, which in its latest report has predicted that the country’s real GDP growth for fiscal year 21/22 could range from 7.5 to 12.5 […]


Suez, de-globalization, and a Semiconductor Fab for India

‘If the almost literally heart-stopping Suez block has any positive outcome, it is to be hoped that it will accelerate the setting up of a fab (perhaps Taiwanese) in India,’ asserts Rajeev Srinivasan. The most vivid analogy for the latest crisis in global supply chains, the Suez Canal blocking by a grounded super-container ship, is […]


Questions over T20 tournament as Irfan tests positive

Former India pace bowler Irfan Pathan became the fourth player to test COVID-19 positive, having recently played in Road Safety World Series tournament in Raipur, which is fast turning out to be a super spreader. Pathan’s elder brother Yusuf Pathan had also tested positive along with Sachin Tendulkar and S Badrinath. The four players were […]


IMAGES: India vs England, 1st One-Day International

Images from the first One-Day International between India and England, in Pune, on Tuesday. SCORECARD Opener Shikhar Dhawan narrowly missed out on a hundred, before K L Rahul and debutant Krunal Pandya hit blistering fifties, as India amassed 317 for 5 in the first One-Day International against England, in Pune, on Tuesday. Put in to […]