Sushma Swaraj: An inspiration for party, a friend to rivals

HIGHLIGHTS PM Modi turned emotional as he paid his respects to Sushma on Wednesday morning Former PM Manmohan Singh said Sushma was a leader of high esteem and an exceptionally talented minister NEW DELHI: Tributes poured in on Wednesday for Sushma Swaraj from politicians across party lines and the international community. The veteran leader’s house and the […]

The Inspiration for Ariana Grande’s New Song Is So Relatable

Ariana Grande has done it again, people. The Thank U, Next singer has unleashed yet another bop into the world. This one’s called “Boyfriend,” and it was cowritten by the duo Social House, with whom she frequently collaborates. Sonically it’s right on par with the songs she released on both the Sweetener and Thank U, Next albums: soulful and R&B-tinged with an incredibly catchy […]

Vodafone Idea to close m-pesa business, writes off Rs 210 crore for payments bank closure

NEW DELHI: Vodafone Idea Ltd has decided to close m-pesa vertical following the closure of Aditya Birla Idea Payments Bank Ltd (ABIPBL), in which it was being merged with, a top official said on Monday. Nearly 17 months after it began operations, ABIPBL on July 20 announced winding up of its business on account of […]

West Indies’ Sheldon Cottrell salutes MS Dhoni‘s ‘inspirational love for country’

MS Dhoni holds a honorary rank in Indian Army.(File Photo) West Indies fast bowler Sheldon Cottrell on Sunday showered praises on former India skipper MS Dhoni for his dedication towards the Indian Army. In a series of tweets, the seamer, who garnered popularity during the recently concluded World Cup for his trademark ‘salute’ celebrations, regarded Dhoni as […]

F1 Raceweek: Vettel must look to Barrichello for inspiration to save Ferrari’s weekend

Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel   –  GETTY IMAGES If it can go wrong for Sebastian Vettel, then, right now, it does. While some of his mishaps from the past year have been his fault – his shunt of Max Verstappen at Silverstone this month, for one – his experience at Hockenheim on Saturday must have left him […]

Gautam Gambhir Calls MS Dhoni An Inspiration For Serving In Kashmir, But He’s Not The Only One Praising Captain Cool

Gautam Gambhir termed MS Dhoni’s commitment to serving the Indian Army as a fantastic move that promises to inspire youngsters. The World Cup winner saluted Dhoni’s decision to join his battalion in Jammu and Kashmir at the end of the month. The Indian Army confirmed that Captain Cool is proceeding to the 106 Territorial Army […]

Making space for art and inspiration

Modus Operandi II; In-situ: An Artist’s Studio will be open to viewing till August 17.(Chemould Prescott Road) From a distance, the corner of the gallery that artist Mithu Sen has claimed as her own seems inviting. There’s a strip of pink running from ceiling to floor. A lamp hangs low, throwing light on a simple […]

Barcelona Unveil New Typography for All Professional Teams Ahead of 2019/20 Season

Barcelona have unveiled their new typography ahead of the new season, FC Barcelona Play, which will feature on the backs of their shirts as well as in all club marketing during the upcoming season. It’s the first time that Barça have designed their own typography for these purposes, with the previous designs all being driven by […]

Budget 2019: M&A boost imperative for business revival, says KPMG

Prashant Kapoor and Akshay Srivastava While India Inc. has pinned high hopes on the recently elected government, multiple challenges await the government in their new term. Unemployment rate and bankruptcy cases are on the rise and economic growth needs a serious push. In this backdrop, when the new Finance Minister presents her maiden budget inter […]