In a pickle? Play ball

Grab a paddle and head to a nearby court...to play some pickleball. Combining the elements of three racquet sports, this new game sport is finding many takers in the city Grab a paddle and head to a nearby court...to play some…

Revitalizing Japantown | @theU

This story originally appeared in University of Utah Journal. There's a street in downtown Salt Lake City that serves as an urban archive with generations of stories written in brick and concrete. Near the Salt Palace Convention Center…

Crypto lender Nexo to acquire Vauld

Nexo, a London-based cryptocurrency lending firm, is set to acquire Vauld, the crypto platform that recently shut down operations citing "financial challenges". “I understand that many of our clients are concerned about your funds. We work…

The Way of Penance – The Hindu

We often talk about penance but how to understand its scope? Who really does penance? The term "tapas" refers to penance or asceticism, which is identified in the qualities of the heart such as sincerity, ahimsa, endurance, selfless…

A journey beyond a destination

A senior Indian Revenue Service officer, Deepankar Aron was posted to Hong Kong as consul in 2012. It was by chance that he noticed a 35-meter tall Tian Tan Buddha statue right next to the Hong Kong airport that put it"In the…

The news of the day of May 31, 2022

GDP grew by 8.7% in 2021-22, lower than official estimatesOutput from India's eight major sectors grew by 8.4% in April 2022, the fastest pace in six months, with crude oil and steel the only sectors to register a marginal decline in output…

Exploring Vanchipattu Eternal Tunes

The ceremonial celebrations related to the Onam festival in Aranumula, a heritage village in central Travancore, could still be a few months away. But the rhyme and rhythm of boat songs, which are so much part of the fabric of this land,…