HARARE: A sloppy India crashed out of the cricket tri-series after Sri Lanka, riding on Dinesh Chandimal’s maiden century, thumped them by six wickets in a crucial One-dayer here Saturday.Read More »
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PARIS: Francesca Schiavone became the first Italian woman to win a Grand Slam singles title on Saturday after defeating Australian favourite Samantha Stosur 6-4, 7-6 (7/2) in the French Open final.Read More »
JOHANNESBURG: The growing list of injuries to high-profile players ahead of the World Cup has become a concern for Brazil.Read More »
LONDON: Frank Lampard today confirmed that he had been installed as England’s new second-in-command.Read More »
Madri is one of the remote villages of Jhadol tehsil in Rajasthan’s Udaipur district comprising mostly of tribals. It has few basic amenities and even fewer services from the administration reaching it.Read More »
By Anthony Kuriakose
The ancient Greek explorer Hippalus landed at this port in 100 BC after discovering the patterns of the Indian monsoon trade winds on his way from the East African coast. The Greeks, the Romans (known locally as the Yavanas) and the Jews, Arabs, etc, all have come to this place at different times in its history.
By Srinivasan K Rangachary
When Shyam Saran, a disgruntled insider, resigned from the post of Prime Minister’s Special Envoy on Climate Change, it brought to the front pages the power struggle within the sanctum sanctorum of the executive power in the Republic: the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO).
By Prajal Sakhardande
History tells us fascinating tales of kings, queens, princes, princesses and their glittering palaces, which have a mysterious charm about them a result of the history they are steeped in.
“Are there any palaces in Goa?”
By Mário Cabral e Sá
I’m no longer in hospital as I have been for some months now in the care and most competent hands of one of the country’s best urologist, Dr Madhu Mohan Prabhu Desai, the consultant in GMC and one of the country’s best. I am in a new air-conditioned, spacious ward, with just 4 beds to each cubicle, and only 16 beds in all.
By Tomazinho Cardozo
I have spent almost 34 years of my life in the field of education, first as teacher and then as headmaster. As headmaster I have worked in five high schools, all situated in villages. It is a fact that students from well-to-do and educated families from village go to city schools.