SUNDAY SPECIAL

  • The other side: Reality check doesn't always bounce June 29, 2008

    Chennai: Four hundred stage shows, 25 movies, more than 100 concerts and contests and three reality shows. Fourteenyearold Vignesh Chandrasekar is a superstar, who started singing when he was just seven. Therefore, he is now used to pressure that the grueling schedule of reality TV demands. Whenever you love what you...
  • Special: Reality (TV) bites | 30 Minutes: Catch'em young June 29, 2008

    New Delhi/Mumbai: Sixteenyearold Shinjini is struggling to cope with depression in a Bangalore hospital after allegedly being rebuked by a judge on a TV reality show. The shocked family is crying foul. So is this the price talented youngsters must pay of fame? Are reality shows really about talent hunt or...
  • Should Bucknor be removed from panel of ICC umpires? January 7, 2008

    The second Test match between India and Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) was marred by many poor umpiring decisions most of which went against the visitors. Stephen Anthony Bucknor, the 61yearold umpire from the West Indies, was the culprit on most of the occasions giving one shocking decision...
  • Wondering what to wear today? Ask authorities October 29, 2007

    Wondering what clothes to wear today? Well, if you are in Hyderabad, Bangalore or Pune, you may not have to think too much; simply because you wouldnt really have much of a say. In Hyderabad, an engineering college wants its students to wear only blue jeans and white shirts; in...
  • Big stories of the day June 4, 2007

    On Sunday Special, we bring you the big stories of the day, including an indepth look at the Rajasthan Gurjar crisis. ...