February 20, 2020
the fully loaded magazine
Saluting the bravest
Eat, Pray, Live
A Hurrah For No Complexo
‘The Rio Games is a grand success’, trumpet a few. A divided country begs to differ.
Aug 25, 2016
Speak Through The Hand
Marta’s stocks have outstripped Neymar’s, and how Jenna Bush let her hand do all the talking
Aug 12, 2016
When In Rio, Just Fantasise
Blame them or not, Cariocas bend reality to let in a steady, class-defying fabulism
Aug 04, 2016
When The Favelas Go To The Maracana
Beneath the spit and polish of the Olympics, Brazil is riven by a deep fissure, as a gang of the privileged few in power is determined to undo the country’s hard-won socialist gains
Aug 04, 2016
‘Pele Says Football’s Not As Beautiful Now’
The co-author of
Why Soccer Matters
on Pele, their new book and the future of Brazilian football
Jun 23, 2014
Hey Bossa Nova Baby
With just days to go, Brazil kicks it up to make it a World Cup to remember
Jun 16, 2014
Rio De Janeiro Diary
This is the year of Brazil. The football World Cup is happening in June-July, followed by the BRICS summit.
May 05, 2014
X-Ray Report: No Spine
Khobragate: the price for India’s silence on the Snowden affair
Jan 20, 2014
Medals And Manners
Rio 2016 will be known for its heroes and villains, who have both left lasting impressions on the city and its people.
Aug 23, 2016
The Games Are Over, Long Live The Political Games
The country, in the middle of an economic turmoil and deeply divided politically, has some reason to smile finally. But will the smiles stay?
Aug 21, 2016
Football, Women And Brazil's New Sweethearts
In the past 15 days, Brazil fell in love with its women’s football team.
Aug 20, 2016
Games' Legacy For Favelas: Guns, Violence And Blood
Since the Games started on August 5, at least 14 persons have died in shootouts between so-called gang members and police and soldiers deployed in the city. That is almost one death per day.
Aug 20, 2016
The Ugly Americans: Lying, Drinking And Pissing On Their Hosts
With just two more days to go before the Games come to an end, it has definitely produced a bunch of villains who will live in infamy for a long time. Topping the charts of this dubious list is the American swimmer Ryan Lochte.
Aug 19, 2016
Who Will Save The Games From These Officials And Athletes?
Like FIFA, the International Olympic Committee too is run like a private club, with little accountability to anyone.
Aug 18, 2016
A Little Food Tip: When in Rio, Have Feijoada In A Favela
Like us Indians, the Brazilians too can be very touchy about their food.
Aug 18, 2016
Not Easy Being Gay In A 'Gay-Friendly' Country
Though this Olympics features 44 LGBT athletes, a new record, they continue to face extra challenges.
Aug 16, 2016
Robbed In Rio: Must Be In Wrong Place At The Wrong Time
On Saturday, it was widely reported in the local media that Ryan Lochte, a 12-time Olympic medallist, and three other American swimmers were robbed at gunpoint.
Aug 16, 2016
Zika Is Not Funny: Brazilians Boo Americans For Offence
The Brazilian crowd has been upset with the US team as several American athletes dropped out of the Olympics because of “concerns over the virus”.
Aug 15, 2016
Nirbhaya Case: Convict Vinay Claims Mental Illness, Court Asks Tihar To Reply
Manoj Tiwari's Deepfake Videos Shared During Delhi Polls: Report
National Museum Bars Non-Veg Dishes From Harappan Menu Due To 'Sentimental' Reasons
SC Mediaters At Shaheen Bagh To Continue Talks With Anti-CAA Protesters
How Jio Fulfilled Google’s ‘Next Billion Internet Users' Dream
Seemingly Happiest People Often Suffer From Depression
Blog | Not Music Or Art, But It's 'Fear' That Binds Us Together
Restructuring Indian Railways’ Cadres: Is The Proposal Good For The Nation?
In Chasing Away Maoists, Odisha's Malkangiri Village Delivers Telling Message This R-Day
Satire | ‘Are You From The Tukde Tukde Gang Or The Khan Market Gang?’
Brave Of Deepika Padukone To Take A Stand When Mum Is The Word For Big Bollywood Stars
'Violated Territorial Sovereignty': China On Amit Shah's Visit To Arunachal
Uphaar Tragedy: No Further Jail For Ansal Brothers As SC Rejects Curative Petitions
'Cheat... Maintain Discipline If Caught': UP Teacher's Pep Talk To Students
'Trust For Ram Temple, Why Not For Mosque Too?' Sharad Pawar Asks Centre
Melania Trump To Visit Delhi Govt School To See Happiness Curriculum
On Cong Facing 'Leadership Question', Shashi Tharoor Backs Colleague
Roger Federer To Miss French Open After Undergoing Knee Surgery
Preview, 1st Test: NZ Vs IND
Kashmir Is 'Beautiful', But Not Conducive For Foreign Investment, Say Envoys After Visit
Two Historic Deeds: The Common Muslim Has Done What Even Gandhi, Nehru, Ambedkar Or Azad Couldn't
Sport Is Not Only About Sachin Tendulkar Or Virat Kohli, Hockey Exists Too: Rani Rampal
Nutrition Warriors | A Mizo Village's Fight To Ward Off Stunted Growth, Underweight Children
Union Budget 2020: What FM Nirmala Sitharaman Can Do To Pull Economy Out Of The Rut
Is Judiciary Living Up To The Indian Constitution @ 70?