In the third part of this four-part series, Farooqui delves into the lives of his Ramlila mandali in Tihar as he talks about the numerous challenges encountered in the process
66 distressed farmers have committed suicides in the past 21 days in eight districts of the Marathwada region
The second part of this four-part series shows Tihar’s prisoners stepping into the shoes of soldiers for performing a well-known Hindi play — Swadesh Dipak’s Court Martial.
The Long March from Nashik to Mumbai not only presented a snapshot of
Despite being underrated and under editorialised by the Indian media, there is nothing that anyone can really take away from the importance of the event organised by the Indian Islamic and Cultural Centre (IICC) to provide a forum for the visiting King of Jordan, His Majesty, King Abdullah II, to expound his views on the moderate nature of Islam and the imperative to fight radical Islam.
The first part of this four-part series traces the beginning of theatre in Tihar Jail and the response it received from prisoners.
The UP police claim that it has seized over ` 146 crore from ‘gangsters’ in the state in a matter of 11 months deserves closer scrutiny as allegations mount of arbitrariness in seizing properties
Saeed Akhtar Mirza is a film director and screenwriter known as a Leftist-Sufi. Mirza was an important part of India’s parallel cinema movement in the 1980s and made iconic films like Albert Pinto Ko Gussa Kyun Aata Hai, Mohan Joshi Hazir Ho! and Salim Langde Pe Mat Ro. He also directed Nukkad, a TV show set in Mumbai during the ’80s, which is regarded as one of the greatest political satires on Indian television.
Trinamool Congress supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday met with NCP chief Sharad Pawar in the NCP Parliamentary Party office at Parliament House.
Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) legislator Zhaleo Rio has been elected unopposed as Deputy Speaker at the first session of the 13th Legislative Assembly.