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Yearender 2021

Poet Amanda Gorman Welcomes 2022 With Her 'New Day’s Lyric'

Dec 31, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Poet Amanda Gorman is out with her new work, 'New Day’s Lyric', ending 2021 on a hopeful note.

The Year That Was 2021

Dec 31, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

With several Covid-19 restrictions in place, the country saw some major events cutting across 2021 to leave a mark in time.

A Year Of Indian Cinema From Big Screen To Phone Screen, A Metamorphosis

Outlook takes a look at trends in the field of entertainment in the year 2021 through the eyes of the craftsmen.

2022: A New Year Under The Shadow Of The Pandemic

Dec 30, 2021 Seema Guha

The last two years have shown that the pandemic is a great leveller. It struck every country with equal ferocity. What awaits the world in 2022? Uncertainty continues to loom large,

Yearender 2021 | 10 Comments By Judges That Surprised Us This Year

Primitive, outrageous or hilarious, call them what you may, some honourable members of our judiciary surprised us this year with their comments. Here are ten.

30 December, 2021

Banal Memes Killed The Joke In 2021, Will 'Picture Template' Revive It In 2022?

Mayank Jain Parichha

Yearender 2021: The reality is reels – an ensemble of sound and visuals to share some short message of 15 or 30 seconds on Instagram – are reducing the shelf life of a meme.

30 December, 2021

Loss Making Penny Stock Vegetable Products Rallies Nearly 1,000% In 2021

Abhishek Vasudev

During the quarter ended September 2021, Vegetable Products clocked zero revenue from operations and posted net loss of Rs 18.23 crore.

30 December, 2021

Yearender: Covid-19 In 2021 Made People Imagine The Apocalypse

Mayank Jain Parichha

Covid-19: People were confined to their homes in the pandemic, which made them to imagine the apocalypse.

29 December, 2021

Small Stocks Score Big In 2021; Set To Sail Northwards In New Year

Press Trust of India

From reaching the momentous 50,000-mark in January to scaling 61,000-level in October, the BSE Sensex had an epic journey this year.

29 December, 2021

Mixed Bag Of Environmental Sustainability Rankings For India In 2021

Rajiv Tikoo

India scores high on climate change and renewable energy, but sinks on climate risk and air quality rankings

29 December, 2021

Yearender 2021: For Prashant Kishor, It's A Year Of Supreme Satisfaction

Snigdhendu Bhattacharya

Poll strategist Prashant Kishor’s successes can largely be attributed to a ‘stalemate in the Indian political scene.’


28 December, 2021

Yearender 2021: 5 Species That Went Extinct This Year

Outlook Web Desk

Climate change has been making a radical impact on the planet with every year, a host of species vanishing from the earth. This year too, we lost a few. Here's a list.

Photo Gallery

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

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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.

Graphic Novel

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.

Chinki Sinha
Play Us A Memory, Violin Man


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.

Rukmini S.
It’s Just Numbers, Love


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