Sports & Entertainment

It takes a Prime Ministerial push to promote Football in a Cricketing Nation

It takes a Prime Ministerial push to promote Football in a Cricketing Nation

While the sporty Sarvanand Sonowal took to the Chief Ministership of Assam with much aplomb, giving the charge of Sports Ministry to the PMO’s Man Friday, Dr. Jitendra Singh, it took the Prime Minister to gear up the cricketing nation towards the fascination of football. In his ‘Mann ki Baat’ programme on March 27, the […]

The maiden Surfing Contest off the coast of Mangalore to have a meagre Rs 6 lakhs a prize money

The maiden Surfing Contest off the coast of Mangalore to have a meagre Rs 6 lakhs a prize money

Over 100 surfers from India (Goa, Tamilnadu, Karnataka, Mumbai, Lakshwadeep) and abroad (Australia, USA and France) have assembled in the beach town of Mangalore to  vie for top spot in the 3 day India Open Surfing at the Sasihithlu beach. The competition will see both men and women vie for the top spot in seven […]

The Fantasies of Fiction Over-rides the Factual Tales of Real Life. X Men Apocalypses Sarabjit.

The Fantasies of Fiction Over-rides the Factual Tales of Real Life. X Men Apocalypses Sarabjit.

At a time when the value of a piece of art is singularly measured by its collection deposits, the fantasies of fiction seem to overpower the factual tales of real life. Marvel’s X-Men – Apocalypse seem to have overpowered Sarbjit, directed by Mary Kom fame Omung Kumar by performing way better.  X-Men opened to 50 percent occupancy across […]