Mini Kapoor The Indian Express Group

Mini Kapoor-

More than the sum of its runs

Monday 30 December '13

For the Test to fulfil its potential for great cricket, teams must be given more time to prepare.
Well Played, Mate

Saturday 21 December '13

Ricky Ponting’s straight-talking account offers a glimpse into the mind of a great sportsperson.
The none of the above party

Wednesday 11 December '13

The interesting question is: how will a party born of a protest movement that claimed to be free of party politics and politicians now transact power?
Talking across the aisles

Saturday 23 November '13

Legislatures across the world have become arenas of partisan deadlock.
Tipping Point

Saturday 16 November '13

Malcolm Gladwell's latest book is a disjointed rehash of already-learnt life lessons.
Sachin's next innings

Friday 11 October '13

After a great playing career, he still has some dues to pay to cricket.
The power of negative voting

Saturday 28 September '13

'None of the above' could introduce new ways of gaming ballot and bring about surprising outcomes.
A new Iran-America moment

Monday 23 September '13

The question is: will both leaders step up to it?
Show and Tell

Saturday 7 September '13

There’s more to the story in this debut novel about a dysfunctional family than its eccentric characters.
The meaning of Tahrir

Saturday 17 August '13

It is now a reference for a flawed, dangerous but ever popular inclination.
First Drafts of History

Sunday 18 August '13

What is the secret of detecting world-changing events?
And then there's IPL

Wednesday 31 July '13

The T20 must no more be allowed to remain a self-contained confection
Rearranging the bookshelf

Saturday 20 July '13

As technology changes, readers are best served by a mix of old and new players
Game Changer

Sunday 21 July '13

James Astill’s new book throws into sharp relief the polarised universe created by the IPL and how it has affected the way India engages with cricket
Winning Shots

Sunday 7 July '13

On Wimbledon’s big day, a reminder of an extraordinary golden age
Artist of the Great Divide

Saturday 6 July '13

A new biography connects Saadat Hasan Manto’s life and work to the tumult of Partition
Brazil is not being a bad sport

Saturday 29 June '13

Global sport administrators like FIFA or IOC have little connect with the host country’s lived realities
When Pico Iyer Delivered Letters from Cuba

Sunday 23 June '13

The best travel writing this summer
Power of the Unspoken

Sunday 9 June '13

Amos Oz’s Between Friends, negotiates change, both in its structure and its content
Why cricket should apply to the Olympics

Monday 3 June '13

The game needs an external measure to recover its equilibrium


The Big Debate
Pratap Bhanu MehtaYou, the UPA, destroyed roads, airlines, power, education, industry, employment… you rocked the financial boat, you came for freedom, you legitimised being corrupt. But we did not speak out. Remember, we do have the vote. Pratap Bhanu Mehta While we were silent, July 11 Comments
The Big Debate
Pawan KheraReally, Mr Mehta? Much that I enjoy your sophomoric enthusiasm, your assertions are hurried and inaccurate. The UPA didn't aim to silence people. The UPA heard what the people spoke. Pawan Khera Imagining a silence, missing the point, July 19 Comments
The Big Debate
Shekhar GuptaNever in India's history has the economic discourse been so one-sided. Povertarianism, has become a part of our holy national consensus. Shekhar Gupta National Interest: The deformists, July 20 Comments
The Big Debate
Shashi TharoorI respect Pratap Bhanu Mehta and Shekhar Gupta, but find their diatribes sweepingly denunciatory. They have failed to notice today's India boasts a thriving, entrepreneurial and globalised economy. Shashi Tharoor Note to UPA-bashers, July 23 Comments
The Big Debate
Shashi TharoorPawan Khera and Shashi Tharoor's defence of the UPA, as rejoinders to articles by Pratap Bhanu Mehta and Shekhar Gupta, displays how political sycophancy can distort perception. They are written to ensure their status in the party. Madhu Trehan A people in despair, a government in wonderland Comments
The Big Debate