As actor Ranveer Singh starrer ‘83’ is all set to release, here’s taking a look at the real 1983 World Cup-winning heroes and what they’re doing in their lives now.
Kapil Dev’s 1983 World Cup-winning did what Tenzing Norgay and Edmund Hillary did by climbing Mount Everest 30 years earlier by sheer self-belief.
India beat all odds in 1983 to win their first World Cup trophy. And it started a love story so profound that cricket has become the ultimate unifying force in a country of many divisions and differences
India’s then mental conditioning coach Paddy Upton recalls MS Dhoni’s elevation ahead of Yuvraj Singh and the Indian skipper sealing the historic 2011 World Cup win with a six
After posting a meager 183, India had defeated the mighty West Indies by 43 runs in the 1983 World Cup final at Lord's
Pele lifted the World Cup for the final time on June 21, 1970. Forty-two years later, LeBron James finally hoisted the Larry O'Brien trophy
Daniel Vettori's famous catch to dismiss Marlon Samuels in New Zealand vs West Indies quarter-final match of ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 had sent the social media into overdrive and footages of the dismissal were shared by thousands of fans
In its previous 11 edition, the ICC Cricket World Cup has witnessed many unforgettable moments. Ahead of the 2019 edition in England and Wales, we pick five top moments
Split into two pools, the tournament started with one of the more bizarre matches in its history as England thrashed India by 202 runs in the opener.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.