It all started when a commentator of IPL3 called a eunuch (hijra) DLF Maximum, triggering protests from the hijra community. Thankfully that was fake news, but we all shuddered at the thought of a father terming his son cracking IIT-JEE as his Citi Moment of Success, or DPS terming its lunch recess as MaxMobile Strategic Time-out. And for all that we know these are real threats facing our society, thanks to IPL. This week’s Sunday Magazine analyzes the causes and effects of these threats:
BCCI mulls having mini IPL matches for another week for benefit of fans suffering from 'withdrawal symptoms'
Man from Navi Mumbai set to celebrate no matter who wins IPL final,Says both Pune and Mumbai equally far
Gautam Gambhir alleges selection tampering, says every time I play well Shikhar Dhawan gets selected