PLPDG Lecture Series: Pradeep Magazine

The NLU Delhi Public Law, Policy and Discussion Group recently organised an interactive session with Pradeep Magazine, a veteran sports journalist and noted author of the book, ‘Not Quite Cricket’; who has written extensively on the issue of corruption in the IPL/ BCCI and cricket in general. Mr. Magazine began the conversation by recounting his…

The Best Thing on TV

  The fifth season of the best show on television is on, and no, it’s not Game of Thrones. In August 2009, comedian Louis C.K.’s “Louie” got picked up by FX and it has slowly evolved into the most original, dark, and consistently funny show on television. Louis C.K. is one of the funniest, and…

The Star Wars Poll

In the face of impending doom, if you had to save a couple of films- representing the richness of the art that is film-making, which films would you choose? For me, Star Wars definitely has to be one of them. As Film critic Roger Ebert wrote in the past, Star Wars represents a watershed moment…

The Fight of the Century

Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather vs Manny ‘Pac-man’ Pacquiao. May 2nd marks the clash of the two of the biggest names in professional boxing. Possibly the most anticipated fight this side of the Rumble in the Jungle, Mayweather vs Pacquiao, just on the basis of pure box-office value, could rival any fight the sport has ever seen.…