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‘Focus On Numbers Alone A Skewed Way Of Analysing Pandemic’

‘Focus On Numbers Alone A Skewed Way Of Analysing Pandemic’

30 August, 2021 Preetha Nair

"We need to look beyond just the number of cases while making an assessment. Ideally, the progression of any pandemic should be seen from its first incidence to its last and not in a time period of just a few weeks," says Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

I Had My Own Rules, Yet Was A Successful Hero: Amol Palekar

I Had My Own Rules, Yet Was A Successful Hero: Amol Palekar

30 August, 2021 Eshita Bhargava

Veteran actor Amol Palekar talks to Eshita Bhargava about his film '200 Halla Ho' and his journey in the industry. Excerpts:


I Too Was A Journalist And Was Jailed For A Month On Sedition Charges: Manipur CM Biren Singh

“Of hundreds of journalists in Manipur, (ask yourself) why are these two arrested every time? Talking about cow urine at a time of someone’s death is beyond morality and humanity.”

There Are Over 2,000 Porn Sites On Google, Why No Action Against Them, Asks Gehana Vasisth

There Are Over 2,000 Porn Sites On Google, Why No Action Against Them, Asks Gehana Vasisth

16 August, 2021 Neeraj Jha

Can anyone be coerced into porn? Are they kids? Allegations of youth eyeing a break in Bollywood being lured into porn are being made just to extort or blackmail, says Gehana Vasisth


‘Yes, I Watch Porn. There’s Nothing Wrong In It.’

Actress Kubbra Sait tells Lachmi Deb Roy that people in general associate nudity with pornography 'almost as if our minds have not evolved beyond that'. Excerpts:

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16 August, 2021

In The Boots Of A War Hero

Lachmi Deb Roy

Siddharth Malhotra, who plays Captain Vikram Batra in 'Shershaah' which is to be released on Amazon Prime soon, talks to Outlook’s Lachmi Deb Roy on its being the first Bollywood film to be shot in Kargil. Excerpts:


02 August, 2021

‘If You Believe Your Phone’s Not Been Hacked, You’re Living In A Fool’s Paradise’

Bhavna Vij-Aurora

Gopal Krishna Pillai, former Union home secretary, tells Bhavna Vij-Aurora that hacking and ­surveillance, both official and non-official, are widespread and rampant.


02 August, 2021

‘Philosophy Driving Ladakh Development Plan Is Carbon Neutrality’

Outlook Bureau

"Carbon neutrality as a philosophy pervades every sector and decision regarding Lada­kh’s development. We’ve lau­nched the Mission Organic Development Initiative (MODI), which will play a key role in achieving carbon neutrality in agriculture," says Ladakh’s first lieutenant-governor Radha Krishna Mathur


26 July, 2021

Malayalam Star Fahadh Faasil’s Take On The Evolution Of Indian Cinema

Lachmi Deb Roy

'Cinema is no longer stuck at one particular place. The writers have started exploring regional films more,' says popular Malayalam actor Fahadh Faasil


26 July, 2021

Indian Boxing Team Is Better Prepared Than Many Other Countries For Tokyo Olympics: Santiago Nieva

Soumitra Bose

Santiago Nieva, has been the brain behind Indian boxing ever since he was given charge of both the men and women’s teams in September 2017. A conversation with him ahead of the Tokyo Olympics 2020


26 July, 2021

Diabetes Is A Bad Actor: Dr Shriram Nene

Lachmi Deb Roy

We can potentially prevent or even reverse diabetes by modifying our lifestyles and thereby avoid the full expression of the genes, says Dr Shriram Nene


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19 July, 2021

‘I Want To Experiment With Form Next’

Preetha Nair

Dileesh Pothan, one of the most sought-after directors in Malayalam cinema, speaks about his latest film 'Joji', and more


19 July, 2021

‘Fahadh And I Go A Long Way Back’

Sreedhar Pillai

Mahesh Narayanan is the editor, writer and director who started the OTT trend in Malayalam with 'C U Soon'. His next project is the Fahadh Faasil starrer Malik. A conversation with Sreedhar Pillai


19 July, 2021

‘I Try To Bring Theme And Characters Alive’

Sreedhar Pillai

Cinematographer, director and producer Shyju Khalid is among the pivots swinging a new wave in Malayalam cinema. He tells Sreedhar Pillai what goes behind the lens, technically and cerebrally.


19 July, 2021

‘I Want To Break The Predictable Image Of A Mainstream Actor’

Sridhar Pillai

Tovino Thomas, one of the hottest actors in Malayalam cinema started out in supporting roles but impressed with films like Guppy, Godha, Mayanadhi, Forensic and now Kala. Excerpts from an interview with Sridhar Pillai:


12 July, 2021

Scotsman In Curry Cosmos

Lachmi Deb Roy

'Indian cuisine is one of my favourites. The seafood curry, especially the prawn curry, is something I enjoyed. It was just off the scale,' says Scottish actor James Cosmo


05 July, 2021

‘Stardom And Hero Worship Set Indian Cinema Back’

Lachmi Deb Roy

'Working in international movies helped me realise that I shouldn’t get bogged down by the stardom dream,' says actor Ali Fazal


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05 July, 2021

‘Everybody Became Poorer, Except The Super-Rich’

Lola Nayar

'The pain of loss of income is deep among most income categories, including the middle classes. Only the richer people saw less instances of income loss,' says Mahesh Vyas


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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