at waits end

“I just think there is a moment in which we have to agree with ourselves as modern people to live in the modern world,” British-Indian novelist Salman Rushdie told NDTV broadcaster before the much awaited ayodhya verdict was announced.

The UP court Pronounced a verdict that will keep the mood of whole nation in cheer, at least it looks so.  The controversial site of a demolished mosque would be split between Hindus and Muslims.

Yet another long wait came to a close with the release of Endhiran (Robot). The big budget movie starring Rajnikanth and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan will be screened at 2,500 cinemas across the country in Tamil, Telugu and Hindi versions. Once upon a time in Mumbaai was screened at 1300 cinemas.

Australia have elected to bat in the first of the two Tests against India, at the PCA Stadium in Mohali at the close of another wait.