Sunday , 26 May 2019


Nokia 8.1 review: HMD Global’s new phone offers premium design, impressive performance

Kul Bhushan | Hindustan Times   Brand name: HMD Global Product: Nokia 8.1 Key specs: Full HD+ 6.18-inch PureDisplay, Snapdragon 710, 4GB of RAM, 12-megapixel and 13-megapixel cameras with ZEISS optics, 20-megapixel selfie camera, 3,500mAh battery, Android Pie (Android One) Price: `26,999 Rating: 3.5/5 Read More »

GFA does not need a MC to run its affairs

AUGUSTO RODRIGUES It is just about two months that Churchill Alemao has won the Goa Football Association (GFA) elections and as the euphoria over his win begins to settle down, discontent is brewing over the style of functioning at the GFA secretariat. Read More »

Ravi Shastri, Virat Kohli on notice at MCG

AMRIT MATHUR   In politics, people dread the time when the ‘honeymoon’ period ends and ‘anti-incumbency’ sets in. Post elections, governments enjoy a brief period of goodwill when they get the benefit of the doubt. After that, unhappy voters start looking at other options. Read More »

Rahul must get credit for Congress’ triumph

Karan Thapar It was an excited Pertie who rang early on Wednesday morning. “You can’t call him Pappu any longer!” he bellowed down the line. “With these elections he’s found his political feet and come into his own.” I’ve rarely known Pertie to be so forceful about a political issue. Normally he’s uninterested. Read More »

Mushirul Hasan, the classical liberal

Ramachandra Guha I first saw Mushirul Hasan in the Uttar Pradesh State Archives in Lucknow. The year was 1982. We sat on adjoining tables, each examining our respective files; however, as a new doctoral student, I was too shy to approach an established scholar with a PhD from Cambridge and several books under his belt. Read More »

Repost on the post

Frederick Noronha A friend emailed across a scanned image of a Christmas card the other day and made it clear that a printed version would not follow this year. At the risk of offending those who believe in faithfully sending out greeting cards in the festive season, I thought this was an idea whose time had come. Read More »