Cinema and cricket are two unifying threads that weave through the diversity of India. Across cultures, geographies and age groups, there is an audience for cinema and cricket.
‘Indian’ cinema in public perception is Hindi cinema. So much so, that no discussion on soft power would be complete without touching upon Bollywood films. Read more
An average Indian is likely to consider Madhu Koda as the most corrupt politician in the country. Some news reports have pegged his worth in the range of Rs 4000 crores. Is he India’s most corrupt politician? Read more
It was activism of a different sort when some eminent citizens such as actor Aamir Khan, Magsaysay award winners Sandeep Pande and Arvind Kejriwal, social activist Anna Hazare and journalist-author Madhu Trehan wrote to the prime minister last week that former IPS officer Kiran Bedi should be made the chief information commissioner (CIC) of India. Read more