This year’s line-up includes names like National Award winning filmmaker Rima Das, Cannes Winner Ashmita Guha Neogi, Maanvi Chowdhary and Karishma Dev Dube.
The Shah Rukh Khan La Trobe University PhD Scholarship which was announced in 2019 named after the superstar has been awarded to a young female researcher from Kerala
Rima Das says she will be interested in acting provided she is given a good script!
Rima Das' National Award-winning Assamese feature ‘Village Rockstars’ has been chosen to represent India in the Best Foreign Language category at the 91st Academy Awards next year, the Film Federation of India (FFI) announced Saturday.
As with Village Rockstars, Das once again chose her village in Assam as the location for this film.
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.