Harnaaz Sandhu, who won the coveted Miss Universe 2021 title, gives her definition of beauty. She also opines on whether beauty is something that a person is born with or it’s something that can be gained over the years.
Portraying women as the mere victims of economic structures is to practically render them as powerless beings without an agency to negotiate self and identity.
Harnaaz Sandhu, who was seen meowing during the Miss Universe contest at Steve Harvey's request, has shown interest in playing Catwoman in the future.
“He has remained grounded until now. His attitude hasn’t changed and I think that took him to places apart from being a great artiste,” said Harnaaz Sandhu while talking about Shah Rukh Khan.
With 21-year-old Harnaaz Kaur Sandhu winning the Miss Universe contest after 21 years, Outlook tries to find out why are beauty pageants in India losing its past glory.
Miss World 2021 has been postponed after 17 contestants including India's Manasa Varanasi tested Covid positive. Within the next 90 days, the organisers promise to restart the show.
A Twitter user has drawn a parallel between Miss Universe Harnaaz Sandhu and Olympian Neeraj Chopra in a glaring sexist meme.
Steve Harvey, the host of Miss Universe 2021, was chastised on social media for requesting Harnaaz Sandhu to make animal noises during the ceremony.
Celebrities from Bollywood are flocking to social media to congratulate Harnaaz Sandhu on her great triumph.
21-year-old Harnaaz Sandhu from Chandigarh has won several beauty pageants in India before becoming the third Indian woman to win the title of Miss Universe.
Only two Indians before Harnaaz Sandhu have won the title of Miss Universe - actors Sushmita Sen in 1994 and Lara Dutta in 2000
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.