Year In-review

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India women's cricket in 2018: From new approach to ugly Mithali Raj-Ramesh Powar spat; one step forward, two steps back
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India women's cricket in 2018: From new approach to ugly Mithali Raj-Ramesh Powar spat; one step forward, two steps back

From new approach to ugly Mithali Raj-Ramesh Powar spat, a look at the key talking points of women’s cricket in India in 2018.

Despite porn ban, India is the 3rd-largest porn watcher with 30 percent female users
News & Analysis

Despite porn ban, India is the 3rd-largest porn watcher with 30 percent female users

India is pretty hungry for some free-to-access porn, with the third largest appetite in the world.

Year in review 2017: A fruitful 365 days for Indian sports from cricket to chess and badminton to boxing
Sports

Year in review 2017: A fruitful 365 days for Indian sports from cricket to chess and badminton to boxing

After a bittersweet 2016, when Indian athletes could return with just two medals from the Rio Olympics, the year gone by was replete with sporting highlights across disciplines.

Year in review 2017: From India’s carnage at home to Pakistan’s fairytale Champions Trophy, cricket moments that stood out
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Year in review 2017: From India’s carnage at home to Pakistan’s fairytale Champions Trophy, cricket moments that stood out

Here is a look back at some of the most talked about and memorable events of 2017 from the world of cricket

Year in review 2017: Tennis, shooting among sports which made tweaks or embraced technology
Sports

Year in review 2017: Tennis, shooting among sports which made tweaks or embraced technology

The year 2017 too saw some sports introduce changes — some minor tweaks while others radical innovations — in order to make themselves fairer or to woo younger audiences. Here's a look at the notable changes we saw in various sports in the year gone by:

Year in review: A comprehensive guide to everything that happened in the fields of space and astronomy in 2017
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Year in review: A comprehensive guide to everything that happened in the fields of space and astronomy in 2017

2017 was a great year for anyone interested in space and astronomy featuring several groundbreaking discoveries and heart-wrenching goodbyes

Year in Review 2017: Virat Kohli's India continue domination at home; Mithali Raj-led women's side usher in new era
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Year in Review 2017: Virat Kohli's India continue domination at home; Mithali Raj-led women's side usher in new era

Here are all the key talking points from Indian cricket in the year 2017, including Virat Kohli and company's home domination and the Mithali Raj-led women's team's dream run in the World Cup.

Anukul, Juice, Chhuri, Jai Mata Di, Khujli: The best short films of 2017
Entertainment

Anukul, Juice, Chhuri, Jai Mata Di, Khujli: The best short films of 2017

Here’s a curated pick of some of the finest short films (under 40 minutes) of the year.

The Big Sick, T2: Trainspotting, Prevenge — 20 best films of 2017 from around the world
Entertainment

The Big Sick, T2: Trainspotting, Prevenge — 20 best films of 2017 from around the world

Some of the best films of the year weren’t the obvious, big Hollywood names but the smaller films that left a lasting impression. Here's our pick of the top 20 from 2017

Year in Review 2017: Shiv Kapur, Shubhankar Sharma among those who made year unforgettable for Indian golf
Sports

Year in Review 2017: Shiv Kapur, Shubhankar Sharma among those who made year unforgettable for Indian golf

As the 2017 season comes to a close, here’s a look at the golfers who made the year a standout season for India:

Year in review 2017: How India's women's hockey team transformed under head coach Harendra Singh
Sports

Year in review 2017: How India's women's hockey team transformed under head coach Harendra Singh

Aggression became the buzz-word in the Indian team. India's women's hockey team head coach Harendra Singh wanted his players to believe in themselves.

Year in review: Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer staged astonishing comebacks to rule men's tennis in 2017
Sports

Year in review: Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer staged astonishing comebacks to rule men's tennis in 2017

While Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer came back roaring in 2017 to add another incredible chapter to their historic careers, here's a look at the defining moments from the last 12 months of men's tennis.

Newsroom diaries 2016: From Kashmir to Syria, a year in terror
World

Newsroom diaries 2016: From Kashmir to Syria, a year in terror

In 2001 the world saw the devastating 9/11 attack, with awe and shock. That moment changed everything. We became a more scared group of people. Abandoned bags and clothing choices made us scared. This situation grew worse in 2016, for this year, we got normalised to terror attacks.

Tech in 2016: The year of the soulless smartphones
News & Analysis

Tech in 2016: The year of the soulless smartphones

So what happened? How did 2016 turn out to be such a disaster for smartphones?

Year in Review 2016: From Murray's rise to Sharapova's ban, 10 defining moments in tennis
Sports

Year in Review 2016: From Murray's rise to Sharapova's ban, 10 defining moments in tennis

Andy Murray and Angelique Kerber emerged as the the standout players of 2016. Here's a look at some of the most defining moments of the 2016 tennis season.

Alia Bhatt, Manoj Bajpayee, Radhika Apte: Here are the best performances of 2016
Entertainment

Alia Bhatt, Manoj Bajpayee, Radhika Apte: Here are the best performances of 2016

2016 saw contemporary themes over shine glamour and heroism (Udta Punjab and Phobia), and when true stories touched our hearts (Sarbjit and Aligarh).

2016 in review: Do you have what it takes to go for this really really really difficult Firstpost quiz?
World

2016 in review: Do you have what it takes to go for this really really really difficult Firstpost quiz?

From Modi's demonetisation politics to Rio Olympics, how closely have you been following news this year? Test your knowledge here.

Year in Review 2016: From player salaries to TV rights, big money deals became the norm
Sports

Year in Review 2016: From player salaries to TV rights, big money deals became the norm

Money flooded into sport in 2016 faster than ever before and flooded out in the shape of fatter salaries for the stars who have become multi-million business brands.

Year in Review 2016: From Leicester City to Cleveland Cavaliers, a look at sport's biggest shocks
Sports

Year in Review 2016: From Leicester City to Cleveland Cavaliers, a look at sport's biggest shocks

From Leicester City lifting the Premier League title to Cleveland Cavaliers overturning a 1-3 deficit, here's a look at the games and sporting events that left us aghast in 2016.

Year in Review 2016: PV Sindhu's Olympic silver the highlight for Indian badminton
Sports

Year in Review 2016: PV Sindhu's Olympic silver the highlight for Indian badminton

The year 2016 turned out to be a watershed year for Sindhu, who reached the upper echelons of world badminton with a silver medal at the Rio Games.