Shivani Sibal's book Equations is set in the New Delhi of the 1980s and tells the story of two childhood friends Aahan Sikand and Rajesh Kumar.
Saikat Majumdar’s book The Scent of God talks about Anirvan, who dreams of becoming a monk. But as he seeks his dream, he finds himself drawn to a fellow student, and they come together to form an intimate and unspeakable relationship.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses media as he arrives at Parliament to attend the Winter Session, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist
Union Home Minister Amit Shah arrives at Parliament to attend the Winter Session, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Kamal Singh
A passenger arrives on an early morning flight at Sydney Airport. Authorities in Australia said Sunday, Nov. 28, 2021, that two travelers who arrived in Sydney from Africa became the first in the country to test...AP Photo/Mark Baker
Union Minister Piyush Goyal arrives at Parliament to attend the Winter Session, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Kamal Singh
Prime Minister Narendra Modi removes his mask before addressing media at Parliament House ahead of the Winter Session, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Kamal Singh
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.