Mumbai, June 26 -- Pune district's Jaykumar Gavade and Thane's Diandra Valladares won the men's and women's 100 metres titles respectively on first day of the Maharashtra State Senior Athletics Champi... Read More

Players, media and an unequal relationship

Mumbai, June 26 -- The backlash following Pakistan's poor performance again brought into focus the media-player relationship. Even in good times, this is an uncertain partnership, and in bad times it ... Read More

Crossword and cricket on the corner of a foreign field

Chester, June 26 -- The spectator looks up from the folds of his newspaper and eyes the commotion, peering over the rim of his glasses. On the field, the loud appeal for caught behind is turned down b... Read More

India unlikely to be fazed by scheduling gradient

MANCHESTER, June 26 -- If they are to go all the way to the final at Lord's-a ground famous for its slope- then the Indian team will first have to deal with the road taking them there, which is about ... Read More

Lara hospitalised after chest pain, says don't worry

Mumbai, June 26 -- West Indies batting legend Brian Lara was hospitalised here on Tuesday after complaining of chest pain. According to a source, the 50-year-old was taken for a check-up after feeling... Read More

Charge of the left brigade fells England

London, June 26 -- England are not kaput yet but a defeat as demoralising as this could prompt a rethink on their World Cup billing. The Ashes is still some time away but England got a feel of what's... Read More

Univ of Southampton offers MSc in Oceanography

Mumbai, June 26 -- The University of Southampton is offering a specialised one-year, full-time MSc programme in oceanography at the School of Ocean and Earth Science. The multidisciplinary degree is ... Read More


Mumbai, June 26 -- St Xavier's College, Mumbai, in collaboration with Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), has launched an MSc in Big Data Analytics under its department of Information Technology and Stat... Read More

Sports education: Take to the field with fewer hurdles

Mumbai, June 26 -- The year 2008 was a watershed one for Indian sport. Abhinav Bindra's gold medal at the Beijing Olympics, the first won by an Indian in an individual event, triggered a revolution of... Read More

Galgotias Univ focuses on interdisciplinary learning

Mumbai, June 26 -- The School of Liberal Arts (SLA), a flagship institute of Galgotias University, has over the years established itself as an institution of repute and a centre of excellence. The uni... Read More