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POLITICS

 |  2-minute read
World Cup 2019, Mahendra singh, BJP, Cricket

MS Dhoni's political debut: 3 reasons why Dhoni should join politics now

Indian politics needs some of Dhoni's helicopter shots!

VARIETY

 |  Shorts In The Dark  |  8-minute read
Army-insignia, Balidaan badge, MS Dhoni, Cricket

MS Dhoni and his Balidaan: The lessons to learn from women's tennis

The recent brouhaha over MS Dhoni's armed forces insignia turned the whole affair into one of hyper-nationalism, cricket be damned. Personally, I'm with Dhoni, but not for the reasons you'd think.

SPORTS

 |  2-minute read
Australia, World Cup 2019, India vs Pakistan, Cricket

5 things to watch for in the World Cup: From India's Kesari jersey to the Afghan Debut, there's a lot that's new

As the cricket World Cup starts, here's a quick view of what you haven't seen before, and what you definitely cannot miss.

ART & CULTURE

 |  3-minute read
Cricket, Netflix series, Netflix, Selection day

World Cup 2019: If cricket is religion, Netflix series 'Selection Day' introduces us to its atheists, agnostics and believers

Rajesh Tailang, Yash Dholye, Karanvir Malhotra and Mohammad Samad show how cricket shapes life and in turn gets shaped by it.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
World Cup, Cricket, India-Pakistan, Pulwama

Boycott Pakistan Strategically: Terror and sports never go together because ethics is no game

Compete in multilateral contests but no India-Pakistan matches. We must cut out direct sporting ties with a nation that sponsors terrorism. By playing bilaterally with them, we legitimise their duplicity.

SPORTS

 |  5-minute read
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MS Dhoni is not just a cricketer. He is a cricketing phenomenon

MS Dhoni has not sacrificed his humility at the altar of adulation. A folk hero now, he is still the world-famous next-door neighbor to many in Ranchi.

SPORTS

 |  3-minute read
Five things, Virat Kohli, Captain cool, Cricket

Five cool things to learn from MS Dhoni

Beyond cricket, here are five things Dhoni can teach us.

POLITICS

 |  Tarar Square  |  7-minute read
Cricket, Virat Kohli, Imran Khan, Indo-Pak ties

Why the 'cricket diplomacy' between India and Pakistan makes me hopeful

One bat, one corridor, one tweet, one body of water, one speech at a time.

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read
Karan Johar, Hardik Pandya, Bollywood, Cricket

Hardik Pandya is not alone: His sense of crass entitlement can be seen in many stars united by foul behavior

There are two types of achievers: silent and popular. The popular ones wear arrogance and brutishness on their sleeves. Can a BCCI-like ban be the answer to this ailment called 'stardom'?

SPORTS

 |  3-minute read
Koffee With Karan, Virat Kohli, Hardik Pandya, Cricket

Cricket: A gentleman's game but where are all the gentlemen?

There are big players in the gentleman's game but they are definitely not gentlemen.