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India vs Australia and its effect on Lok Sabha Elections 2024

NEW DELHI: As Australia defeated India decisively in the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup on Sunday, questions arose regarding the politicisation of the tournament with the Lok Sabha elections being only five months away in 2024. Priyanka Gandhi Vadra of the Congress party, during a rally in Telangana, had highlighted that following the 1983 World […]

From blood sport to entertainment; cricket is about to go woke

The just concluded World Cup has everyone’s eyes glued to the television set and India’s loss to the Aussies broke many a heart, not just its record, ten-match winning streak. The sheer volume of runs and the pace at which they were scored, were mindboggling and the batsmen (now called batters), came across as super […]

India vs Australia: Pro-Palestine Australian national invades pitch during World Cup Finals

NEW DELHI: In a security breach during the World Cup finals at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad, a pitch invader donning a white ‘Free Palestine’ t-shirt and red shorts, could be seen trying to hug Indian cricketer Virat Kohli on Sunday. The incident occurred during the 14th over when Kohli was sharing a partnership […]

Has Anushka Sharma confirmed her pregnancy rumours? Here’s what we know

NEW DELHI: Amid rumours of being pregnant for the second time, Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma has shared a photo on Instagram that displays her baby bump in a new post for a mobile advertisement. The rumours of Indian cricketer Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma having a second baby have been doing rounds for quite some time […]

Is grand welcome for Pakistani cricketers in India justifiable?

In the lead-up to the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023, the warm welcome extended to the Pakistan Cricket Team in Ahmedabad has ignited a storm of controversy. While welcoming guests is an integral part of Indian culture, the timing and manner of this celebration have raised pertinent questions.   In a nation where the sacrifices […]

India must not play bilateral matches with Pak until terrorism ends

NEW DELHI: In light of recent events and ongoing security concerns, it is urgent that India reevaluates its stance on bilateral cricket matches with Pakistan. While cricket has the power to unite nations and transcend boundaries, it is essential to consider the larger geopolitical context and prioritize the safety and security of our citizens. The […]