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Abhishek Kapoor

Abhishek Kapoor Says Sushant Singh Rajput Was Not Acknowledged Until His Death

Jan 11, 2022 Outlook Web Bureau

Director Abhishek Kapoor talks about Sushant Singh Rajput's work in 'Kedarnath' and 'Sonchiriya.'

Abhishek Kapoor: The Problem Is Not With The Transgender Community But With Society

Dec 31, 2021 Prateek Sur

Ace filmmaker Abhishek Kapoor’s last release ‘Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui’ spoke about the very important topic of transgenders. He speaks up about how he normalised the story and how he made it not come out as preachy.

Abhishek Kapoor Needed A Seasoned Actor For Playing A Trans Woman On 'Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui'

'Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui,' starring Ayushmann Khurrana and Vaani Kapoor, was released on December 10. Kapoor plays the role of a trans woman in the film.

Abhishek Kapoor On Not Casting A Transwoman In 'Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui': 'Fascination Is Incorrect'

Dec 12, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Kapoor’s comments came after the filmmaker was criticised on social media for not casting a transwoman in the film.

Abhishek Kapoor On Sushant Singh Rajput: I Knew Sushant Was In Pain

Film actor and director Abhishek Kapoor stated that he fought hard to complete 'Kedarnath' and spent his own money to do so. People wanted to leave because they thought Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput was ''not a star," he said.

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‘Laab’ In The Mountains

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.

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Play Us A Memory, Violin Man

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.

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It’s Just Numbers, Love

Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

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.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

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.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

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.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

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.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz