sport

Dhawan-led India’s first practice session under lights

Head coach Rahul Dravid did the talking as the Indian team had their first practice session under lights in Colombo on Thursday to prepare for the upcoming limited overs series against Sri Lanka. “Time to hit the nets. Our first practice session under lights begins now,” BCCI tweeted. The Shikhar Dhawan-led Indian team will take […]

tv & movies

Why India chose Jallikattu for the Oscars

The Malayalam film Jallikattu has been selected to represent India in the Best International Feature Film category at the Academy Awards. Visually lush and emotionally jolting, Jallikattu is — in many ways — representative of an aspect of cultural annihilation that Indian cinema seldom celebrates. Rahul Rawail, who headed the Film Federation of India jury […]

india

Rahul in Shimla on a personal visit

According to security officials, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi travelled from Chandigarh to Shimla via road in the morning, and reached Shimla at around 1pm, heading straight for the bungalow in Chharabra. Congress leader and Wayanad MP Rahul Gandhi arrived in Shimla for a personal visit Friday. The former AICC chief is camping at his sister […]