Founded in 1969, the Booker Prize has a reputation for transforming writers' careers, and was originally open to British, Irish and Commonwealth writers
Pultizer Prizes praised Darnella Frazier for courageously recording the murder of George Floyd, a video that spurred protests against police brutality, around the world.
Darnella Frazier-- the teenager who filmed George Floyd's killing, received a special citation.
The Pulitzer awards were announced Friday during a remote ceremony that honoured the best work in journalism and the arts in 2020
Anand—along with two other Kashmir based AP photojournalists—Dar Yasin and Mukhtar Khan bagged the prestigious Pulitzer Prize on Tuesday for their coverage of Jammu and Kashmir’s lockdown after abrogation of Article 370 last year.
'The award is a testimony to the fact that Kashmir wasn't the way it was projected to the Indian public by their news channels,' photojournalist Showkat Nanda said after three J&K journalists won the Pulitzer Prize.
At the time of their arrest, the Reuters journalists, Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo were reporting on a September 2017 massacre of 10 Rohingya Muslims in conflict-hit Rakhine state.
The New York Times and Wall Street Journal won the prestigious Pulitzer prize for their investigations into the US President Donald Trump, exposing various financial irregularities and hush money payments give by Trump
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.