Australia’s Ricky Ponting waves to fans as he walks off the pitch for the last time after getting out for eight runs—AP

Shkabang pose for a picture; Clinton Cerejo belts out one of his hits; Guwahati’s Digital Suicide are ready to explore an altern

Shkabang pose for a picture; Clinton Cerejo belts out one of his hits; Guwahati’s Digital Suicide are ready to explore an altern

On Friday N.N. Vohra, governor of Jammu and Kashmir, delivered a speech in New Delhi that was notable for its lucid analysis of the inextricably interlinked external and internal security problems and a series of sound suggestions about how to meet the grim challenges this country faces.

One of the most fascinating things about the 21st century is what I call the return of the body to the centrality of things. The body has become the site for all the major dramas — philosophical, political and ethical.