IPL 2022: Hardik Pandya 2.0 and the Gujarat Titans success story | Cricket News

NEW DELHI: Wonder if Hardik Pandya read George Bernard Shaw during his long injury layoff. “Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself,” is a famous Bernard Shaw quote. And from 2018 to now, Hardik seems to have been on a mission to recreate himself. Rolling back the years to 2018 – Hardik … Read more

Prankster to world beater: Story of Lakshya Sen who gave India the lead in Thomas Cup final

Vimal Kumar remembers an 8-year-old prankster’s face that could plunge into a puddle of tears when he was caught mid-prank. Lakshya Sen could also cutely pull a frowning face and pretend as if he had nothing to do with whatever unsavoury business had gone on. And then he also bawled when he lost a match. … Read more

A melody for the mind: The story of ‘Sitar for Mental Health’

For sitarist, composer and music producer Rishab Rikhiram Sharma, music has been a part of his inherited family legacy, a career growing up and a medium for his creations. After battling his own demons alone, Sharma found music as his aid in the healing process. ‘Sitar for Mental Health’ is the 23-year-old’s quest in pointing … Read more

Explained: As SC reserves verdict on his plea for remission, the story of Rajiv Gandhi assassination accused AG Perarivalan

AG Perarivalan alias Arivu, 50, was 19 when he was arrested on June 11, 1991. He was accused of having bought two 9-volt ‘Powerstar’ battery cells for Sivarasan, the LTTE man who masterminded the conspiracy. The batteries were used in the bomb that killed Rajiv Gandhi on May 21 that year. The ongoing case in … Read more

Explained: The death data in CRS, and why they do not tell the full story of India’s Covid-19 toll

New data from the office of the Registrar General of India show that about 4.75 lakh more deaths were registered in the country in 2020 compared to the previous year. The data are part of information contained in the Civil Registration System (CRS) for 2020 that was released on Tuesday (May 3). There has been … Read more

Behind gold medal at Junior World Championship, lifter Harshada’s story of grit & a 50-kg rice sack

HARSHADA GARUD recalls the buzz that day when as a 12-year-old, she casually walked up to a 50-kg rice sack, lifted it on her back and coolly set it down, dusting off her palms, ready for the next one. She was in Class 8, and had seen her father struggling to lug the sacks into … Read more

The Chaotic Story Of Bill Hwang’s Archegos, Revealed By Prosecutors

If convicted of all counts, Bill Hwang faces a maximum sentence of as many as 380 years in prison. (File) “Are we going to be able to pay for these trades today? I don’t see how we can.” The deputy’s words, now immortalized in a federal indictment, said it all: Inside Bill Hwang’s Archegos Capital … Read more

COVER STORY: Janhvi Kapoor on fame, success, and social media trolls

The best thing about Janhvi Kapoor is that she’s not derivative. She doesn’t try to ape her late mothers mannerism. She’s her own person. It’s like she’s on slow burn and gradually she will unravel to reveal layers and layers of nuance. Her choices of films be it the forthcoming Mili or Bawaal reveal a … Read more