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If religion is paraded in public, why can't it be publicly criticised?

Dec 19, 2013

If religion is paraded in public, why can't it be publicly criticised?

Religion is supposed to be a personal equation between man and God. But is it actually? #OnOurMind #World #India #Religion #Blasphemy #Public life
Meet India's newest chess star Aravind Chithambaram

Nov 29, 2013

Meet India's newest chess star Aravind Chithambaram

The performance was all the more special because Aravindh, with an ELO rating of 2335, came up with a performance equivalent to 2728 rating points and defeated four GMs and two IMs on his way to the title. #Sports #OnOurMind #Chess #Viswanathan Anand #Aravindh Chithambaram
Only the unthinking, emotional Indian sees value in death penalty

Sep 22, 2013

Only the unthinking, emotional Indian sees value in death penalty

The crowd takes offense even when it is not the victim, and feels entitled to join in handing out punishment. #OnOurMind #India #BJP #sushma swaraj #Rape #LK Advani #Death Penalty #hanging #Ravishankar Prasad #Munna Rai
Here's why Patil should be asking Tendulkar about retirement

Sep 19, 2013

Here's why Patil should be asking Tendulkar about retirement

Clearly, not the stats that will book him a place in the Test team on form alone. #Sports #OnOurMind #BCCI #Cricket #Sachin Tendulkar #Retirement #Sandeep Patil
EPL: The many joys of watching the Premier League in person

Aug 17, 2013

EPL: The many joys of watching the Premier League in person

But the excitement and exhilaration at all those clubs paled in comparison to when I watched an Arsenal home game for the first time at the Emirates Stadium. #Sports #OnOurMind #football #Manchester City #English Premier League #Manchester United #Arsenal #KickingAround
Celebrate Sindhu's World Championship bronze and then let her be

Aug 11, 2013

Celebrate Sindhu's World Championship bronze and then let her be

Today, let us just celebrate the achievement of Sindhu and wish her all the best for the future. #Sports #OnOurMind #India #Badminton #PV Sindhu #Badminton World Championships #Rachtanok Intanon #Sindhu Bronze
Why PV Sindhu is India's new hope for ending Chinese domination

Aug 09, 2013

Why PV Sindhu is India's new hope for ending Chinese domination

If there were any doubt in their mind about the potential of the lanky Hyderabadi, all those would have been cleared with the way the Asian Junior champion packed off defending world champion Wang Yihan in her own backyard on Thursday. #OnOurMind #PV Sindhu #Wang Yihan #Badminton Championships
Last man standing: Why it's easy to feel sorry for Misbah

Jun 17, 2013

Last man standing: Why it's easy to feel sorry for Misbah

Sympathy for a Pakistani cricketer, especially a batsman, is a novel emotion for those of us coming from the 90s. #Sports #OnOurMind #Cricket #Pakistan #Misbah-ul-Haq #Champions Trophy #CT 13 War Room
Rains: Every corner of India tells a monsoon story

Jun 16, 2013

Rains: Every corner of India tells a monsoon story

The idiotic but hackneyed pictures of a farmer, generally old with a wrinkled face, his hands shading the eyes, looking skyward in May when clouds are a rarity, go off the newspaper pages. #OnOurMind #Monsoon #Mumbai rains
RIP Telegram: When journalism couldn't do without the wire service

Jun 14, 2013

RIP Telegram: When journalism couldn't do without the wire service

The death of the telegram after 160 years of magnificent service evokes nostalgia among its users. #nostalgia #OnOurMinds #Telegram #Indian Posts and Telegraph