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The news that two girls were arrested over their Facebook post questioning the shutdown in Mumbai following the death of Shiv Sena patriarch Bal Thackeray and sent to 14-day judicial custody, before being released on bail after furnishing personal bonds, has sent shock waves across the nation. The Information and Broadcasting Ministry has been inundated [...]

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Acting on the promise that he had made to the mango men of the Banana Republic of India, Rahul Gandhi, the heir apparent of Congress party president Sonia Gandhi, said last night that he is quitting politics. Rahul Gandhi had earlier declared at a massive Congress party rally at Ramlila Maidan in New Delhi on [...]

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The newly-appointed senior selection committee of the BCCI has already sprung a surprise by announcing an India ‘A’ team without even a single spinner in the lineup for the three-day warm-up match (starting October 30 at Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai) against the visiting English side. Chairman of selectors, Sandeep Patil, after much cajoling, agreed to talk [...]

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