Day: March 18, 2020

O Corona, kal aana

If you happen to be in the spiritual capital of India, Varanasi, do not get surprised if you see posters reading: O Corona, kala aana. Inspired from the famous dialogue — O stree, kal aana – in Hindi movie Stree, the same is being painted on posters and pasted at certain places in the city […]Read More

Wish my daughters have local roots, global shoots: Khobragade

Saurabh Tankha Devyani Khobragade penned The Adventures of Young Ambedkar (Juggernaut; Rs 150) to educate her daughters about the struggles of the Dalit community. A doctor by profession and currently, a joint secretary in the Ministry of External Affairs, Devyani says she stuck to simpler sentences and ensured it didn’t get heavy or somber on […]Read More