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Life

Drums, dancing, damsels and divine farewells: sights and sounds of Ganesh visarjan

Ganesh visarjan, a great time for people-watching and taking in the sights and sounds, with the masses being present in no uncertain terms.

Life

A run for the money: Dhoni slips in Forbes highest paid athletes list

A quick look at the Forbes list of the world's highest-paid sportspersons

Life

A run for the money: Dhoni slips in Forbes highest paid athletes list

A quick look at the Forbes list of the world's highest-paid sportspersons

Life

Dear Tendulkar-bhakts: how do you solve a problem like Maria?

Why does Sharapova's knowing who Tendulkar is even matter?

Life

From China's rising web presence to social sharing: 2014's important internet trends

Her 1995 "The Internet Report" (with Chris DePuy) a Morgan Stanley industry report, was known as 'the bible' for dotcom boom investors. Since then, her annual reports have awaited eagerly by professionals in the internet world.

Politics

'My' Hinduism is a secure inclusive faith: So why isn't Modi's?

The Hinduism I grew up surrounded by, that I am still surrounded by, was warm, inclusive, embracing.

Politics

Lotus to hands: What all should be hidden before the polls

This post was first published in Forbes in Septemeber 2012 when the EC demanded all statues of elephants be covered before the UP polls. With the Congress making similar demands with BJP's lotus symbol, we republish the list of things that should be covered up if that logic is followed religiously.

First Cricket News

Why Sachin is no God of cricket

We say Sachin Tendulkar is gifted, that his skills are superhuman, and that his records will never be broken. One cricket fan says we are wrong.

Business

Dhoni beats Djokovic in Forbes highest paid athletes list

Mahendra Singh Dhoni outranks several prominent personalities like Djokovic and Sharapova on endorsements, which propelled him into the top 20 on the Forbes list of highest paid athletes.

Blogs

The New Year greeting I didn't send Advani after Wrath Yatra

In 1990, Mr Advani did his famous yatra. A few years later, an old masjid was brought down, riots convulsed Bombay twice, and the city survived a series of bomb blasts. Some things about this city changed then. And it’s never been quite the same.

Blogs

10 ways to impress a journalist

If you want to get on their good books, there's no need to follow their beats. Add a little personal touch, treat them posh and add a couple of freebies. They'll definitely return your calls then.

News & Analysis

St Peter's Twitter Gospel

Here's a little gospel about the Twitter world and the dos and don'ts of tweeting & re-tweeting.

Blogs

St Peter's Twitter Gospel

Here's a little gospel about the Twitter world and the dos and don'ts of tweeting & re-tweeting.