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Best of BS Opinion: What's behind the US market disconnect? & more

Here is the best of Business Standard's opinion pieces for today

Best of BS Opinion: What's behind the US market disconnect? & more
Updated On : 08 Mar 2024 | 6:30 AM IST

The game suffers a rout

In the evolving landscape of patriotism, cricket's once-inclusive spirit seems to have been lost

The game suffers a rout
Updated On : 24 Nov 2023 | 10:23 PM IST

Best of BS Opinion: Steering sustainable trade, freezing of bank accounts

Here is the best of Business Standard's opinion pieces for today

Best of BS Opinion: Steering sustainable trade, freezing of bank accounts
Updated On : 19 Jun 2023 | 6:30 AM IST

The game is lost

Over the past two decades, sport in India has been through a peculiar transformation. The collective interest in games holds only as long as Indians are participating in major tournaments

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Updated On : 25 Nov 2022 | 10:18 PM IST

Putting Pele first

Putting the Argentine above Pele is perhaps more distressing than Maradona's "peccadillo"

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Updated On : 04 Dec 2020 | 11:29 PM IST

Batsmen ruled out

It is strange that what happened so many years ago is still relevant to a game that had perforce to transform itself under the pressure of those who had never quite liked the game

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Updated On : 06 Apr 2019 | 12:29 AM IST

The Imran story

If a cricketer has struck his best form at 30, there is no guarantee his form will stay for more than a year or two. But Imran's did until he was 35

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Updated On : 28 Jul 2018 | 12:08 AM IST

Disadvantage tennis

The 1920s of tennis is sometimes seen as the age of Bill Tilden though, except in the US National Championships, he had not been a mind-blowing success anywhere else

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Updated On : 23 Jun 2018 | 5:53 AM IST

Unsporting media

India's future in sport lies in indoor games such as badminton or table tennis

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Updated On : 26 May 2018 | 5:58 AM IST

The bigger derailment

When divisiveness or sectarianism proves beneficial electorally, it becomes a creed, or an ideology itself

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Updated On : 27 Oct 2017 | 10:40 PM IST

Ahmed Khan's world

Footballer Ahmed Khan, say, Chuni Goswami & Pradip Banerjee, is India's greatest forward

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Updated On : 02 Sep 2017 | 4:35 AM IST

Choice for secularists

Nitish Kumar, over the years, has shown he is the quintessential Indian politician

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Updated On : 28 Jul 2017 | 11:13 PM IST

Uddalok Bhattacharya: Statistics don't tell the full cricket story

Nostalgia and anecdotes, given to us by cricket's great writers, do much greater justice to the game

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Updated On : 17 Mar 2017 | 11:57 PM IST