A comic book to boost forces’ morale in Kashmir

By Rajnish Singh New Delhi, April 23 : The 2001 attack on the Srinagar airport is the subject of the 10th illustrated comic book brought out by the CRPF, aimed at boosting the morale of the paramilitary forces in Jammu and Kashmir. The multi-coloured comic book is one of 12 in the series titled “Shaurya […]

Writers denounce nationalism, target ruling establishment

By Saket Suman Dehradun, April 22 : The country’s leading writers and intellectuals denounced nationalism and targeted the central government for propagating hate among the masses on the concluding day of a literature festival here on Saturday. In what was an absolute one-sided discussion, authors Nayantara Sehgal, Nandita Haksar, Harsh Mander and Kiran Nagarkar — […]

Naseeruddin Shah, Deepti Naval to perform at 1st edition of Delhi Theatre Festival

New Delhi, April 22 : Theatre heavyweights like Naseeruddin Shah, Rajit Kapur, Deepti Naval, Saurabh Shukla will be seen together in the national capital as it hosts for the first edition of Delhi Theatre Festival. The two-day festival April 29-30 organised at the Siri Fort Auditorium by Alchemist Marketing and Talent Solutions, will showcase back-to-back […]

Colours of Rajasthan brought alive at painting exhibition

New Delhi, April 22 : It’s a veritable riot of colour at artist and curator Priyanka Banerjees painting exhibition which brings alive the real textures of Rajasthan. Presented by Seems, the exhibition titled “Mirage” which is being held at the India Habitat Centre here, showcases Banerjee’s love for travel that has taken her far and […]

Don’t give a damn about nationalism: Kiran Nagarkar

Dehradun, April 22 : Noted writer and intellectual Kiran Nagarkar has said that he “does not give a damn” about nationalism and is yet a proud Indian. The comments from the much-acclaimed author came at a session on “Nationalism in Digital India” at the WIC India Dehradun Communnity Literature Festival. The panel, apart from Nagarkar, […]