Every twist and turn in the Sheena Bora murder case is an opportunity to be turned into big, breaking news, bringing in more eyeballs, higher TRPs and thereby, higher revenue.
The controversial capital punishment for the 1993 Mumbai blast convict has strengthened the movement for the abolition of capital punishment in India. It has also highlighted the limited vision of the Indian government and the Supreme Court in dealing with the questions it raises.
Robin Raphel, who sent Indo-US ties on a downward spiral by her pro-Pak stand, was recently being investigated by the FBI for espionage. This is a first person report of the press conference held by Raphel in 1993 that did all the damage
To equate "yoga" — the ancient Indian system of mind-body synergy — with other forms of "physical exercise" would be quite pedestrian. An understatement, especially after listening to Iyengar who, even in his nineties, was exploring the higher possibilities of Yoga that were completely in the realm of the mind and consciousness.
Shaken by the rising popularity of the Aam Aadmi Party, the BJP is in search of a real differentiator from other parties and sees a potential in the Arthahranti proposals. Although it is finally the experts who will need to endorse the proposals, the BJP could well cash in on the popular support with a promise to examine the proposals seriously.
At this point of time, Ajit Pawar’s hopes of becoming the next chief minister of Maharashtra and Sharad Pawar’s dream of a larger role in national politics both stand frustrated.
Arvind Kejriwal’s leadership has demonstrated a fantastic range of possibilities, firing the imagination of the common man across the country, especially in urban hubs.
The centre of gravity in Anna Hazare’s universe has shifted to his former protégé who continues to call him “Guru” but has little to do with him beyond that.
As the nation celebrates the genius of the world’s greatest cricketer who’s won our hearts in such an extraordinary way, let’s look closely at the family’s role in nurturing, supporting and encouraging Sachin Tendulkar in the pursuit of his talent.
Joshi’s biggest folly was his eagerness to perpetuate his political relevance in the Shiv Sena by demanding the assurance of a parliamentary seat
Had the Congress’s prime minister-in-waiting been briefed well, he would have attacked Mayawati (political necessity) and would also have spoken of the empowering policies of the UPA government.
With his outburst on the ordinance negating the Supreme Court’s verdict on convicted MPs and MLAs, Rahul Gandhi has pitched himself as the Congress's prime ministerial candidate for 2014 as decisively and as controversially as Narendra Modi did.
The dispute over trust properties between rival factions of Osho’s followers has taken an extraordinary turn with the faction controlling Osho’s properties producing a purportedly certified copy of Osho’s will, 23 years after his death.
Prudence demands that journalists working on risky or dangerous assignments need to be alert, take precaution and pay attention to safety first.
In the days and weeks after the German Bakery blast, CCTV footage helped anti-terror investigators identify the “Bhatkal Brothers” as the prime suspects in the terror attack.
BD Pawar says the executives running the NSEL should be blamed for the mismanagement.
The NSEL scam has drawn attention to the presence of two NSEL directors who are closely associated with Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar as directors on an agri-business forum that was launched by Pawar in 2001.
The Congress-NCP government’s protracted delay of more than a decade in Maharashtra to introduce an anti-black magic law had neither daunted nor frustrated the late social activist Narendra Dabaholkar who was shot and killed in Pune yesterday.