Life is a hard court

Sania Mirza is from India, where elephants are thought to outnumber tennis courts, not that anybody has counted. —San Diego Union Tribune, September 1 Sania Mirza may not have had too much time to reflect on her achievements—a fine run…

Where did you come from and where did you go? Where did you come from cotton-eye Joe? Every time a kind radio jockey plays the song on air, the mind unshackles itself from the present and takes a swift flight…

A quiet romance and wonderful memories

I can never tell you enough how much I miss them graceful beauties and their smiles. I cannot adequately convey how shattered I was to discover sometime last week that someone had conspired to deny me their smiles. Why would…

Beyond the Rim: A sporting saga

An unusual sight of dozens of girls from the neighbouring slums tryingtheir hand at basketball greeted those who made it early enough to theOrions Sports Club at Third Block Jayanagar Sports Complex inBangalore in the summer weekends just gone by.Unaware…