Olympics

  • Olympics: Girls don't bring dowries, they bring medals

    The Straight Drive |  Sriram Balasubramanian
    The Olympics is the most watched multi sporting event in the world. Being the center stage for so many sports, it is the summit that...

  • A medal in three days. Not bad, India!

    Gun Barrel |  Jaspreet Sahni
    I was typing frantically on my Twitter account: "10.4", "Oh, outside 10 again", "No, no. Wait. We still have a chance". Suddenly I stopped. Looked...

  • Olympics: Legacy beyond the Games

    The Straight Drive |  Sriram Balasubramanian
    The greatest sporting extravaganza on Earth commenced last Friday with an opening ceremony that was watched by over a billion people. Even though the ceremony...

  • London Olympics can propel Indian sports forward

    Newsman |  Rajdeep Sardesai
    These are not the happiest of times for the aam admi. A paralysed government, an obstructionist opposition, an economy in decline, a deficit monsoon, why...

  • Lee and Hesh - what a mess

    Heat beat |  Oindrila Mukherjee
    So this blog is supposed to review changes in India over the past decade. But of course there are some things that don't change. ...