White clothing dictat in sport needs to be reconsidered for period days

It had felt awkward when boys at her academy didn’t know why Aditi Mutatkar came for badminton training, wearing dark shorts a few days of the month. And doubly embarrassing when they finally figured out why. Because they are giggled. And it grated on her already jumpy nerves. The former international shuttler remembers that feeling … Read more

Music in Black and White

Luis Dias There’s a ribald Konkani song (cantar) that keeps surfacing periodically on a local TV channel. Its object of ridicule is someone cross-dressed and in blackface. That it continues to air shows of how ‘okay’ we are as a society with both casual sexism and racism masquerading as humour. Our colonial past has only … Read more

BTS, kings of chaotic comedy: Zombie invasion, water fights to V’s iconic Snow White; 10 times the band left ARMY in splits

The K-Pop sensation BTS, dubbed as Princes Of Pop, are also the Kings Of Chaos, as labelled by their ardent fandom ARMY. When it comes to watching them on their variety shows, Run BTS, Bon Voyage and In The Soop, their fans almost forget that the septet has swept Billboard charts, been nominated for the … Read more

How To Make Money On Spotify — Try A “White Noise Podcast”; $18,000 A Month With Spotify Podcast;

Spotify appears to have stumbled into the demand for white noise podcasts. People on the prowl for a new podcast to consume often go for a stimulating option like a political debate or a true crime mystery to quicken the pulse. But when the din of the world becomes too much, listeners often need the … Read more

Cannes 2022: Deepika Padukone exudes celestial grace in white fusion saree as she signs off from the French Riviera | Photogallery

01 / 66 /movies/film-festivals/cannes-2022-deepika-padukone-exudes-celestial-grace-in-white-fusion-saree-as-she-signs-off-from-the-french-riviera/eventshow/91759421.cms 01 Cannes 2022: Deepika Padukone exudes celestial grace in white fusion saree as she signs off from the French Riviera Movie Photos | Cannes 2022: Deepika Padukone exudes celestial grace in white fusion saree as she signs off from the French Riviera Movie Stills | Cannes 2022: Deepika Padukone exudes celestial … Read more

From white petha juice to psyllium husk: Decoding Navjot Singh Sidhu’s diet chart in jail

Former Punjab Congress chief Navjot Singh Sidhu, who is currently serving a one-year sentence in Patiala jail for a road rage case, has been recommended a diet chart considering its medical condition. The special diet has been prescribed after an analysis of his health. Buy Now | Our best subscription plan now has a special … Read more

Armageddon Time, portrait of white privilege, stirs Cannes

“It’s my story, in a way,” said Gray. “And you guys shared it with me.” “It took every last bit of control not to burst out into tears,” Gray said, still recovering the next day in Cannes. “It’s been a really strange journey making the film and my father died two months ago of COVID. … Read more

Cannes 2022: Tamannaah Bhatia makes a statement in dramatic black and white ball gown for red carpet, see pictures | Photogallery

01 / 11 /movies/film-festivals/cannes-2022-tamannaah-bhatia-makes-a-statement-in-dramatic-black-and-white-ball-gown-for-red-carpet-see-pictures/eventshow/91636415.cms 01 Cannes 2022: Tamannaah Bhatia makes a statement in dramatic black and white ball gown for red carpet, see pictures Movie Photos | Cannes 2022: Tamannaah Bhatia makes a statement in dramatic black and white ball gown for red carpet, see pictures Movie Stills | Cannes 2022: Tamannaah Bhatia makes a … Read more

White House moves to loosen remittance, flight rules on Cuba

The Biden administration says it will expand flights to Cuba, take steps to loosen restrictions on US travelers to the island, and lift Trump-era restrictions on remittances that immigrants can send to people on the island. The State Department said in a statement Monday that it will remove the current $1,000-per-quarter limit on family remittances … Read more