Boria Majumdar

Boria Majumdar is a sport journalist and the author of, among other titles, Eleven Gods and a Billion Indians

The Fear of Failure
The Fear of Failure

India’s safety-first approach backfired at the Hockey World Cup

26 January 2023
‘There Will Always Be Only One Pelé’

Remembering a conversation with the late football legend in Kolkata

06 January 2023
A Tea Break in Doha

The popularity of Kadak Chai is a mark of India’s growing soft power

16 December 2022
A Barefoot Indian in Glasgow

How Mohammed Salim mesmerised Celtic FC and Scotland

09 December 2022
A Calcutta Star in Glasgow

Mohammed Salim was one of the first Indians to play football in Europe

02 December 2022
Seeking Pelé in Kolkata

The city’s enduring love affair with Brazil

25 November 2022
Cover Stories
The Greatest Desert Saga

Doha will be the world’s first melting pot after the pandemic

18 November 2022
The Twin Peaks

The Satwik-Chirag pair is the next big thing in world badminton doubles

04 November 2022
Success Doesn’t Come Cheap

India’s increased investment in sport is making a big difference

21 October 2022
‘There’s Much More to Life than Sport’

India’s best high jumper opens up on mental health and his corporate job

07 October 2022


Pratap Bhanu Mehta

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Brahma Chellaney

Brahma Chellaney is a geostrategist and the author of two award-winning books on water: Water, Peace, and War and Water: Asia’s New Battleground

MJ Akbar

MJ Akbar is the author of several books, including Doolally Sahib and the Black Zamindar: Racism and Revenge in the British Raj

Ram Madhav

Ram Madhav is a member of the National Executive of RSS and Member, Board of Governors, India Foundation

Makarand R Paranjape

Makarand R Paranjape is professor of English at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. Views are personal.


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