The Jhelum, Srinagar, a sufi saint’s shrine and a Shia-Sunni couple’s relationship, papier-mâché all are a part of this book, which is Waheed’s second novel
Mukerjee is keen to promote opera in India so that it gets an Indian face and eventually an operatic season, much like Western nations and many countries in Far East. The concerts will be the first steps to make a concerted effort to popularise opera in India.
Women have been struggling for equal rights in a mostly patriarchal world and ideally the effectiveness of their long struggle would have a better impact if men too were co-opted in the struggle.
Six out of 10 Indian men, especially those experiencing economic stress or those who faced discrimination as children, have admitted acting violently against their wives or partners at some point of t
British supermarkets have eased their rules to allow farmers to sell imperfectly shaped vegetables and fruits after heavy rains and bad weather badly affected the farming produce.
Valentino has dominated haute couture, the Italian style, for five decades. And, London honours him with a retrospective of his dresses, coveted by princesses, actresses and socialites.