Early forays into the Internet
"Court" and the dysfunctions of the Indian judiciary
The chequered history of Pakistani cricket
In 1967, an Indian film-maker asked 20-year-olds what they thought of their country. What do they think of India now?
There were rumbles of fraud, of a mania for land, of politicians flexing their muscles, until we appeared to be talking not of the Breach Candy Club but of India herself.
How they burst onto the scene, flummoxed their author, and stayed
Gupta went out and bought a Phillips 100-watt light bulb, went to a nearby park and threw it 104.6 feet. The record, as it stood then, was 106.7 feet.
Mahinda Rajapaksa faces a crucial election
India's business plan to launch satellites