Thursday, 1 December, 2022
TopicSachin Tendulkar

Topic: Sachin Tendulkar

How Vishwanathan Anand joined Sachin Tendulkar, Leander Paes as a ‘superstar’ in the 1980s

In '75 years of Indian Sports', Chandresh Narayanan talks about the spectacular rise of chess grandmaster Vishwanathan Anand.

‘Sultan of Swing’ with a poetic delivery — Why Wasim Akram became a legend in his own lifetime

That cricket as a sport encourages batsmen, bowlers and fielders to display their skills, is merely stating the obvious. What is less obvious is that...

Shah Rukh Khan didn’t ‘spit’ at Lata Mangeshkar’s funeral. This is what his gesture meant

After Shah Rukh Khan read a ‘dua’ next to mortal remains of Lata Mangeshkar, several Twitter users including Haryana BJP leader Arun Yadav questioned if the actor spat.

Pandora Papers show stringent laws alone won’t deter rich Indians engaged in financial jugglery

The Modi govt will have to come up with out-of-the box ideas such as drastic reduction in income tax slabs to stop capital flight.

Anil Ambani, Tendulkar among Indians who parked funds in offshore firms, ‘Pandora Papers’ reveal

The investigation is based on nearly 12 million documents obtained by the International Consortium and Investigative Journalists. The list names several prominent Indians and world leaders.

Ahead of India-NZ world Test cricket final, only 1 Indian, no Kiwi in Boycott’s ‘fantasy’ teams

On the eve of inaugural World Test Championship final, ex-England cricketer Sir Geoffrey Boycott released his ‘fantasy all-time Test teams’. Sachin Tendulkar only Indian to make the cut.

Cheteshwar Pujara’s batting style integral to India’s success, says Sachin Tendulkar

In an interview Tuesday, ahead of India's World Test Championship final against New Zealand, Sachin Tendulkar said criticisms of Cheteshwar Pujara's intent are faulty.

In West Bengal, BJP should stop behaving like a bad loser

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Sachin Tendulkar hospitalised as precaution 6 days after testing positive for Covid-19

Besides Tendulkar, former cricketers Irfan Pathan, Yusuf Pathan and S Badrinath, all of whom had recently played in the Road Safety World Series, also tested positive for Covid-19.

Pakistani leader’s ‘candy’ poll gambit, Shoaib Akhtar greets ‘favourite’ rival Tendulkar

Our prolific feature about Pakistan’s fascinating politics, economy, society, culture, cricket, fashion and more — stories beyond the routine headlines.

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A group picture of Supreme court judges at Supreme Court in New Delhi | Praveen Jain | ThePrint

Ambedkar rejected collegium system, said CJI supremacy on judges’ appointment is dangerous

In May 1949, the Constituent Assembly debated the Collegium system, only to reject it thrice. Now the SC is assuming that role once again.

51 cow universities, old pension scheme, jobs — what RSS affiliates want from 2023 Budget

Welfare schemes and ‘self-reliance’ figure high on Sangh organisations’ wishlists for finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of the Budget, which she will present on 1 February.

Defence

A soldier with 'Arjun', a black kite trained to down enemy drones, during the Yudh Abhyas exercise being held in Auli, Uttarakhand | Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

It’s a plane, no it’s a bird! Army’s training eagles & falcons to swoop down on hostile drones

The birds are also being trained for surveillance at Remount Veterinary Corps Centre in Meerut, with cameras fitted to their heads to record videos.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.