For putting together the most amazing record of wins in tennis
Alistair Cook who has just become the youngest player to score 10,000 runs
Bhat’s video on Facebook may have been tasteless and crass, but to demand his arrest is excessive and blatantly populist.
Male Indian politicians behave like most Indian men—wives and mothers are meant to stay in the background.
For deflating trolls over women’s rights and consensual sex.
For embarrassing the ‘upper’ castes in his village by digging his own well.
The government wants to erect a licensing regime which would approve and license all maps of India.
Sardesai’s absence from the social network spells victory for the digital mobs that have been trolling him over the past year or so
For giving us a currency with the creator’s face on the ‘note’
Analysts point to government complicity or inaction as the key factor in the increase of attacks in both India and Bangladesh
For showing more chutzpah in charting her career than her more accomplished compatriots.
The first Indian to win gold in a global gymnastic competition
Among the reasons for the unrest in Kashmir is a silent one that has been festering for years—unemployment.
For his view that Indians have a right to refuse to say BMKJ
The WillKat saga is like a Bollywood script except that our fascination with blue blood is also historical baggage
For bringing a child-like spirit to the game of cricket and taking our breath away
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.PTI Photo
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.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
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
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.