Everyone’s having a party in Goa. From Mamata Banerjee to Arvind Kejriwal, political parties of all hues descend on the tiny state for Elections 2022.
The epics have been used and abused over many patriarchal eras, their relevance convoluted to shove a regressive concoction down the throats of youngsters.
Since its independence from Portuguese rule, the smallest Indian state of Goa has seen the rise and fall of several regional parties
'This week I was traveling from Goa—and a fellow-traveler asked me if she can use mine...' Smita Nair, a journalist, recounts an incident to tell how gifts make their own journey
Why does patriarchy, as upheld by men and women, insist that 'our' women must ultimately find their fulfilment through marriage and motherhood?
Love is a responsibility that matures you, and if you are in love, you cherish the greying.
Everything that we do as an act of love might be tinged in various colours, but the base note is imbued in white.
Dalits have been forced to handle the dead for centuries. The manner in which they are compelled to handle the bodies in modern, state-run hospitals, have gone unnoticed and undocumented.
Artistes are a fragile species who need constant reaffirmation and cultural validation
It’s not just planetary crisis but the destruction of the individual too
How zombie films, or almost-zombie films, have dealt with apocalypse, social crisis and personal desolation
Snapshots of Patna seen through photographs—people, places and poetry
There is going to be no 'pralay' as we have imagined in our conceptions of the apocalypse as a single mythic event.
Our planet remains inexhaustible, as inexhaustible as our capacity for instruction and exploration.
The sufferings of migrant workers have become the most rivetingly tragic tale of our times
‘Non-human’ entities rule our world. And we are mere puppets in the Great Game.
If anything will save us, it will be empathy and love in our darkest days
A personal account of torture by security forces led to a play depicting the horrors of a draconian law
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.