Dhoni’s greatest, but probably unnoticed, contribution to cricket has been to elevate the status of cricket from a religion to a sport.
Thailand cave rescue: Discipline and courage finally win as absence of politics, gamesmanship result in 13 saved lives
Now that the rescue is over, the agony of suspense ended, the government of Thailand, its armed forces and its guts and glory divers need to be given a standing ovation for their professional conduct and their commitment shown in putting their lives on the line.
In a time when freedoms were being trampled, Justice HR Khanna was one man who stood up to the Emergency and the prime minister herself
Rs 500, Rs 1,000 notes ban: 'They were helpless', says Assam retired banker who helped ex-colleagues
Her selfless and voluntary service was known when her son Trideep Lahkar, a journalist from a news agency shared it on his Facebook account praising his mother.
Best tribute to Premchand on his birthday will be to widely disseminate his literature harping for a pluralistic society with tolerance and peace as the hallmarks of an exemplary national unity.
Muhammad Ali's prolific 61-fight career featured bouts that are considered the greatest in history: a trilogy with Joe Frazier that produced "The Fight of the Century" and the "Thrilla in Manila," and the "The Rumble in the Jungle" with George Foreman, among many others.
Former Indian Air Force fighter pilot Rajiv Tyagi shared on Facebook how an IndiGo Airlines captain and an ex-IAF pilot Harish Nayani proudly announced of having the war-hero as a passenger aboard the flight.
No, Delhi wasn't following a draconian or a Talibani law; it was rediscovering togetherness, bonding over a new initiative that gives everybody a shot at a better environment.
By the time the great emotional roller-coaster ride was approaching its explosive end I was drained from my role as the one-man tour guide for 'Sholay'. But it was then that I finally understood the miracle of 'Sholay'.
One of the reasons that Kalam’s appeal cut across class and creed was the man radiated a sort of innate gentleness.
An era just ended in the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) with Syed Akbaruddin demitting the high-profile office of Joint Secretary XP (External Publicity) and spokesperson.
The US president believed that India would usher into a new era under PM Modi's dynamic leadership.
The yoga instructor did multiple twists and turns at his Tsim Sha Tsui studio, Prana Yogam, which was open to public for the duration of the challenge.
The Reserve Bank released performance parameters for 90 Indian and foreign banks a few days ago. Firstpost has used the same data and parameters to rank banks through a widely-accepted methodology. Here's what the numbers say.
Sarah is different because she agreed to move ahead with her documentary on the Huaroani tribe in the Amazons who are now threatened by oil firms.
There's something about the Thalaivar that inspires affection in all of us — including those who aren't his fans — but it has little to do with his famous style.
The winning doodle titled "Natural and Cultural Paradise - Assam" in which Reddy depicted the state's famed wildlife by sketching the one-horned rhinoceros, the tiger, tea bushes and bamboo trees. A woman performing the Bihu dance carrying a 'japi' (traditional hat) is also there in the doodle.
Aaghaz-e-Dosti, an India-Pakistan friendship initiative, has launched a painting competition on both sides of the border and students have been asked to express their thoughts on the relations between the two neighbouring countries.
Months after the family met with the accident, Dorris Francis took the charge of managing traffic at the same intersection during rush hours.
Tim Cook's coming out is the kind that most gay people want. It adds another layer to what we know about them without defining his persona and colouring his work.