Cricket fan who called Zee News ‘worst channel’ on live telecast

After confirming the telecast was live, an Indian cricket fan in Australia called Zee News “the worst channel in India” and urged it to not communalise issues, before he was pushed away by a reporter. A clip of the incident was widely circulated on social media. The interaction took place during a live segment from … Read more

Why the Red Wave Hit New York

It was one of the stranger midterms of the past few decades. Democrats, facing down a rout as inflation ran stubbornly high and President Joe Biden’s approval ratings remained underwater, managed a string of decisive victories that may allow them to control the Senate and even halt a significant Republican takeover of the House. Many … Read more

Trump asks Supreme Court to block House Democrats from getting tax returns

Former President Trump on Monday filed an emergency application asking the Supreme Court to temporarily block a House committee from obtaining his tax returns. The big picture: Trump has been fighting for years to block the release of his tax returns to the House Ways and Means Committee. His request comes after a federal appeals … Read more

Why Are Noida’s Twin Towers Being Demolished? A 5-Point Explainer

At least 3,700 kilograms of explosives would be used to destroy them. New Delhi: The Supertech twin towers in Noida, which are taller than the Qutub Minar, will be razed to the ground at 2:30 pm today, nine years after residents went to court alleging violation of norms. 3,700 kilograms of explosives would be used … Read more

Radhika Jones on the Rebel of Formula 1 and Other Fall Superstars

Of all the surprises in Chris Heath’s mesmerizing cover profile of the Formula 1 icon Lewis Hamilton, the one that charmed me most is that Hamilton dislikes driving. Not on the racecourse, to be clear—there he channels the joy and dedication of an athlete who found the exact thing he was born to do (one … Read more

Laal Singh Chaddha and Raksha Bandhan boycott: Cancel culture is destroying films – #BigStory | Hindi Movie News

Next week’s upcoming releases ‘Laal Singh Chaddha’ and ‘Raksha Bandhan’ have more in common than just their release date. Both Aamir Khan and Akshay Kumar’s festive releases are being ‘cancelled’ by the junta. #BoycottLaalSinghChaddha and #BoycottRakshaBandhan have been the buzz words on the internet over the past week, and in case you were wondering, it’s … Read more

Bombshell claims made about cricketing great

A lawyer for two brothers accused of being hired “muscle” in the alleged kidnapping of Stuart MacGill has told a court that the cricketing great was a regular cocaine user and “actively” involved in a drug deal central to the case. Richard and Frederick Schaaf are awaiting trial over the alleged abduction of Mr MacGill … Read more

Byju’s ‘pending payment’ with BCCI is incorrect, says the cricket Board; laments ‘deliberate leak’ | Cricket News

MUMBAI: The cricket industry went into a tizzy on Friday morning, questioning the ‘work ethics’ of certain unidentified individuals in the ecosystem who chose to selectively point out to the media that BCCI’s official jersey sponsor Byju’s owes the cricket board a pending amount of Rs 86.21 crore. Exactly three years ago, in September 2019, … Read more