Loksatta

  • An RJ, a transgender: Meet the unusual contenders in Karnataka polls 01-05-2013 10:05 AM

    Bangalore: From a Radio Jockey to a former policy wonk, there are some unusual contenders in the battle for Karnataka. Some candidates are contesting from parties that don't have much of a footprint, but they're all united in wanting to change the political landscape and give voters an alternative. Rohit,...
  • I welcome Anna's statement: Jayaprakash Narayan 13-09-2011 01:19 PM

    "I welcome Anna's thought to mobilise politics against corruption," said the Lok Satta chief. ...
  • NCP sacks leader for attack on Loksatta editor's house 15-06-2008 07:44 AM

    New Delhi: Struggling batsman Rohit Sharma on Thursday got the backing of former India captain Dilip Vengsarkar for his capabilities but the ex-cricketer said the youngster needed to transform his potential into runs to cement his place in the national team. There is no doubt Rohit has tremendous potential but...
  • Loksatta editor's house stoned for Shivaji article 05-06-2008 03:44 PM

    Paceman Mark Gillespie will miss New Zealand's tour of the West Indies after damaging his ankle while running, adding to the Black Caps' injury list. Gillespie was due to travel to Antigua for the first of two Tests beginning on July 25 but chief selector Kim Littlejohn said he would...
  • Raj says violence is legit, slams BJP leaders 24-02-2008 07:12 PM

    New Delhi: The 4-0 thrashing by England in the just-concluded Test series will not not have much impact on the brand value of Indian cricket, although in the short-term, viewership may take a temporary hit, according to advertising experts and marketers. Defeat or success, nothing affects the value of Indian...
  • Battle for Mumbai: Poll fever begins 28-01-2007 11:36 PM

    As Mumbai gears up to vote in the BMC polls, CNN-IBN brings you the results of the IBN7-Loksatta opinion poll. ...