After Kangana Ranaut's sister Rangoli Ranaut called the makers and actors of Saand Ki Aankh for casting 30-year old heroines to play hexagenerians in their film, a huge debate had sparked off.
There were reports that Kangana has been interfering with the shooting of the film, and was unhappy with some of the scenes, which had to be re-shot, thus causing the delay in the release of the movie.
The Indian Psychiatric Society (IPS) stated that every citizen of the country is governed by the Mental Health Care Act 2017, and it is a legal obligation to be aware of the mental health and reduce stigmas associated with it.
The feminist tale will leave you in fits of laughter
Boman Irani all excited to join the cast of Dinesh Vijan’s ‘Made in China’ featuring Rajkummar Rao and Mouni Roy
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.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.