"Young people’s spark, enthusiasm, and energy motivate me. I am reliving the youth while working with young talent,” said AR Rahman.
'Save Me Too' from Sky won best drama series, while Malachi Kirby ('Small Axe') and Rakie Ayola ('Anthony;) won best supporting actor and actress, respectively.
Kathryn Bigelow was the first woman to win the best director in 2009 for her film "The Hurt Locker".
The Bollywood actors were remembered amongst Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, Chadwick Boseman, Sean Connery, Barbara Windsor and others
Anthony Hopkins picked up the best actor trophy for ‘The Father’, a category for which India's Aadarsh Gourav was also nominated for his role in ‘The White Tiger’
Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom took home the trophies for best costume design and best makeup and hair
The annual award ceremony, which has been delayed from its usual February date due to the coronavirus pandemic, is scheduled to take place on April 10 and 11 at the Royal Albert Hall in London.
‘As a storyteller whether you are a director or an actor, the whole point of getting an award makes you empowered,’ says actor Adarsh Gourav.
Priyanka Chopra Jonas gets best actress nod too.
Rahman said he is thrilled to work with BAFTA to discover the talent that the country has to offer.
British black comedy 'The Favourite' which picked up best actress for Olivia Colman as Queen Anne and best supporting actress for Rachel Weisz playing her confidante and lover.
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts also suspended Weinstein's membership, saying the organisation "considers the reported alleged behaviour completely unacceptable and incompatible with BAFTA's values."
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.
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.