Mumbai: The President, BCCI, has convened an Emergent Working Committee meeting which is scheduled at 11:00 am on Sunday at the Park Sheraton Hotel in Chennai. The Working Committee will discuss, among other things, the fallout of the spot-fixing controversy in the ongoing Indian Premier League, in which three players including S Sreesanth were arrested [...]
Author Archive: Arun Koshy Philip
My interests lie in current affairs, social issues and political analysis. A strong believer of independent thinking and healthy scepticism.
In Winter of the World, Ken Follett has returned with a befitting sequel to Fall of the Giants. The plot is set in Europe and the United States of 1930s. Life has changed for Maud, who defied her brother, Earl Fitzbert, to live with her husband Walter von Ulrich in Germany. As Nazi power reaches its [...]
When there are wheels within wheels, none have control. Name:The Shadow Throne Author:Aroon Raman Pages:338 Publisher:Pan Macmillan A reclusive journalist with a good nose for news, a history professor, a police inspector, RAW, ISI, a dead white man, nuclear weapons and overlapping conspiracies — The Shadow Throne packs a lot in its cloak-and-dagger plot to [...]
Not long after Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray termed migrants ‘infiltrators’, his estranged cousin and Shiv Sena heir apparent Uddhav Thackeray, not wanting to be outdone in vitriolic diatribe, has said that migration from Bihar must be kept under check through permit system.