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Pistorius shoves race, crime and punishment in South Africa's face

Oct 24, 2014

Pistorius shoves race, crime and punishment in South Africa's face

The reaction to Pistorius' five-year sentence - likely to mean just 10 months in jail - was swift and overwhelmingly critical, suggesting most people in a society plagued by violent crime do not share Masipa's views. #OnOurMind #South Africa #Oscar Pistorius #Reeva Steenkamp
Shirtless like SRK What it takes to get the Happy New Year look

Oct 21, 2014

Shirtless like SRK What it takes to get the Happy New Year look

Bollywood may make it look easy, but that six pack is not easy to attain. #OnOurMind #Shah Rukh Khan #Hrithik Roshan #Happy New Year #Bang Bang
Will Neel Mukherjee keep the American novelists from the Booker Prize?

Oct 14, 2014

Will Neel Mukherjee keep the American novelists from the Booker Prize?

On the eve of the Booker, we give you the lowdown on the six shortlisted books so that when the winner is announced on Tuesday, you can make all the right noises. #OnOurMind #Neel Mukherjee #The Lives of Others #To Rise Again At A Decent Hour #Karen Joy Fowler #We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves
Remembering RK Narayan Here's why the Malgudi man never gave any interviews

Oct 10, 2014

Remembering RK Narayan Here's why the Malgudi man never gave any interviews

More than 80 years since the publication of Swami and Friends, Narayans books continue to take us on journeys to places that shimmer between reality, nostalgia and the imaginary. #OnOurMind #Malgudi Days #RK Narayan #The English Teacher #Swami and Friends
Haider is not 'fair' but that is not a reason to boycott it

Oct 07, 2014

Haider is not 'fair' but that is not a reason to boycott it

A film based on a play famous for the line Something is rotten in the state of Denmark cannot come out smelling like roses in Kashmir. #OnOurMind #CultureDecoder #Shahid Kapoor #Tabu #Vishal Bhardwaj #Freedom of Expression #Haider #Basharat Peer #BoycottHaider

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A year without Grand Slam success, is Serena Williams a spent force at Majors?

Aug 22, 2014

A year without Grand Slam success, is Serena Williams a spent force at Majors?

A fourth-round in Australia, a second-round in Paris and a third-round at Wimbledon are all that Serena has to show for a season in which she has been ranked no. 1 every single week. #Sports #OnOurMind #Tennis #Serena Williams #US Open #Grand Slam #Steffi Graf #Major
What makes a sports fan into a sports fanatic

Aug 16, 2014

What makes a sports fan into a sports fanatic

I am convinced that people fall in love with sports because it simply fulfills a basic human need - it provides a sense of belonging and acceptance. #Sports #OnOurMind #India #Cricket #England #Sports fanatic