Category: Life

A walk down schoolboy memory lane

The walk from our home in Vittalwadi to Nrupatunga High School in Bagh Lingampalli was always interesting. It would lead my younger brother and me through Venkateshwara Colony, past the Blood Bank, a dirt track past a colony to a…

The attitudinal change to sport in India is perceptible

You have to hear Christine Still, a British gymnastics coach and BBC commentator, exulting when Dipa Karmakar attempted her second vault in the final of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow to realise the enormity of the achievement. The 20-year-old from…