A Sikh warrior performs a fire- breathing act at a demonstration of gatka skills during a procession—AFP

A Sikh warrior performs a fire- breathing act at a demonstration of gatka skills during a procession—AFP

A Sikh warrior performs a fire- breathing act at a demonstration of gatka skills during a procession—AFP

Disasters not only disrupt society, they also distort its basic categories, creating inversions, disrupting normalcy and suspending time in a prolonged way. Return to normalcy then becomes even more difficult and unpredictable.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi began his historic meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday afternoon in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. As per schedule, Mr Modi took Mr Xi on a tour of Mahatma Gandhi’s Sabarmati ashram.