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SPORTS

 |  6-minute read
Kiren Rijiju, Brexit, Heena Sidhu, Shooting

Because India is no cheap shot: Why we should shoot down the 2022 Commonwealth Games

With Brexit imminent, Britain wouldn't want India to abandon the CWG. But India derives little benefit from membership of a post-colonial club where shooting is replaced with beach volleyball.

POLITICS

 |  Breaking Views  |  6-minute read
Lok Sabha elections 2019, Commonwealth Games, Delhi congress, Sheila Dikshit

Delhi's Aunty No. 1: Why Sheila Dikshit and Delhi were made for each other

Delhi, at that point, had had enough of the robustness of the Madanlal Khuranas. It needed Sheila Dikshit's empathetic liberalism.

SPORTS

 |  Gloves Off  |  4-minute read
Commonwealth Games, Anish Bhanwala, Shooting, Manu Bhaker

Why rise of junior shooters is promising for Indian sports

The names of young shooters Manu Bhaker and Anish Bhanwala are becoming popular thanks to their performances on the big stage.

SPORTS

 |  Gloves Off  |  4-minute read
2024 Olympics, Sports, Gold Coast, Commonwealth Games

Why sending star players to Commonwealth Games is not the best idea

We should instead focus on grooming young talent at a stage where the competition is not very tough.