Play Scrabble in the Thunderdome

(Shutterstock)"Witty prose, colorful anecdotes, and plenty of insider detail make for an interesting dissection of how the Republican 'Never Trumpers' were sidelined." Publishers Weekly on Tim Miller's new book, Why we did it.Today is Tim's…

Mehta scores chess tournaments

Fifth grader Dhairya Mehta, who has been playing chess tournaments since he was in kindergarten, recently finished second in a state tournament. On his fifth birthday, Dhairya Mehta received a chessboard. The box…

Chennai Chess Olympiad and IA

In 2021, Zerodha founder Nikhil Kamath beat five-time world chess champion Vishwanathan Anand with the help of computers (he later confessed) at a celebrity fundraiser. The controversy has sparked discussions around the use of…

Khusbu takes gold in U-10 chess

Warsia Khusbu won a gold medal in the girls under 10 group in the rapid chess rounds of the West Asia Youth Chess Championships on the island of Ukulhas in the Maldives today. Khushbu, who was the highest-ranked player in the U-10…