December 13, 2007

Do we have the balls to play Tests at night?
I admired the balls of Australia's The Age to carry that headline, until I read the intro: The integrity of Test cricket would be fundamentally threatened if the game was played under lights, according to major supplier of cricket balls and some players.

December 11, 2007

Caught in the act
Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan was also at the MiD DAY office recently, as guest editor. MiD DAY photographer Rane Ashish caught me trying to shoot SRK in editor Shishir Joshi's cabin.

Chak De! MiD DAY!
The Chak De! India girls were at the MiD DAY office. Was too shy to chat with them. Just smiled. PIC/Rane Ashish/MiD DAY

My old new look
With my right hand still broken, cannot shave. So I decided to sport a beard. Let's see how long it lasts. PIC/Pradeep Dhivar/MiD DAY

Wow, am back! Lots happening in media
Sakal is planning an English newspaper in Mumbai, Mail Today may come to Mumbai, DNA is going to Pune, Saira Menezes is joining People magazine's India edition as editor, a new paper is coming out in the Gulf, INX (or is it JINX?) is planning a news channel... and lots more. Let me take a deep breath!

August 21, 2007

...since I last blogged
It has been months (a year?) since I last blogged. Hope to get back in action soon. Broke my right arm and right knee. Am on the slow road to recovery. Have also joined (returned to) MiD DAY, as deputy editor.


March 24, 2007

Woolmer's passion for cricket was his undoing
Peter Roebuck: Bob was last glimpsed as an overweight, shattered figure putting his laptop back into his bag as his shamed team trudged from the field after losing to Ireland on Saturday.

January 24, 2007

Shake hands with the 'Vertical Mouse'
It may be sold at a site called "Fun Shop," but we think this mouse is worth taking seriously, at least in concept.

January 21, 2007

Look at this!
Celebrities without makeup.

January 20, 2007

What hands can do!
Al-Jazeera to launch English channel in India
The Qatar-based television channel will launch its channel in India, Oliver Lindsay, commercial director said.

Celebrity Big Brother

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10 Most Bizarre People on Earth
Weird Stuff here especially Bhagat: had his twin brother on his stomach omg!

January 15, 2007

Girl in human sling shot at millionaire's home in Utah