'It was midnight I heard footsteps stop at my window… A chill ran down my spine and even though it was winter, I could feel sweat trickle down my forehead...'
Ashar Najmi’s Urdu novel explores the complex perception of gender roles, gender identity and the ubiquitous unitary sexual orientation in the literary framework.
From The Gilgamesh to Gulliver’s Travels, from the Mahabharata to Six acres and a Third, they all speak to us eloquently even today.
Former US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle Obama, who formed their production banner, Higher Ground last year, unveiled seven projects, scheduled to be developed and released in the coming years in partnership with the streaming giant, Netflix.
In a career that spanned decades, she published more than 20 novels, wrote children's books, dozens of short stories
Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav waves at the crowd during an election rally ahead of the UP Assembly elections 2022, in Lalitpur.PTI Photo
Passengers arrive from Singapore at Indira Gandhi International Airport, amid the COVID-19 pandemic, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Arun Sharma
An airplane passes through dense winter fog due to a sudden drop in temperature, in Ahmedabad.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a foreign traveler for COVID-19 test, at the Sardar Vallabhbhai International Airport, in Ahmedabad.PTI Photo
A beneficiary receives Covid-19 vaccine dose at a government vaccination centre, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Kamal Kishore
Every act of dissent is an art. Of pain and pathos. Of hope and new dawn. It’s their story. It’s everyone’s story.
Dissent is less about material gains than the intangibles they leave us with.
For India’s manual scavengers, mere existence is a protest, because they need to fight just to reclaim their humanity and dignity.
While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry
Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.
As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.
India's cricket administrators showed more drive to boost BCCI's coffers rather than take care of players' welfare during pandemic times.