Ina Puri- (The following is an interview that Pandit Shivkumar Sharma gave to Ina Puri, editor of the book “Shiv Kumar Sharma: The Man and his Music”, published by Niyogi Books.) IP: So who do you play for? SKS: I share that bliss with my audience. They can only share it when they connect with […]
On April 3, a Hindu Mahapanchayat Anti-Muslim Hate Speech event took place in Burari, Delhi without the permission of the police. During the event, at least five journalists, including a woman were assaulted. One Muslim journalist was beaten up because of his religious identity and two others were detained. Yati Narsinghanand, the head priest of […]
RITU JHA- The only class Sukhpreet Singh(Above photo), 52, enjoyed in school was the drawing class. He was so good at it that other students would seek his help, making him feel like a leader. He was certainly much happier in drawing class than he was in math or science. The well-known artist from Punjab, […]
As the much-anticipated COP26 climate summit in Glasgow winds down in the next three days, the goal of 1.5 degrees Celsius rise in global temperatures by the turn of this century will likely remain elusive. Instead, there are clear signs that the eventual agreement at the summit could maintain the target at 2 degrees Celsius as included in the 2015 Paris Agreement.
Deepavali or Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, is one of the grandest and biggest festivals of India that celebrates the triumph of good over evil, light over darkness, and wisdom over ignorance. At a time when divisive forces are working to shred the secular fabric of the country, a celebration of the festival of […]
Noted music director Vanraj Bhatia passed away at his residence in Mumbai on Friday. The composer won the National Award for his music in Govind Nihalani’s acclaimed Tamas in 1988, and was awarded the Padma Shri in 2012.
Jo Kaur, an Indian-American activist and civil rights lawyer, is is now fighting for the treatment of her 15-month son, who has been diagnosed with a rare and fatal neurodegenerative disorder and is reaching out to scientists, researchers and physicians.
Justice Markandey Katju- Justice Markandey Katju is a former Judge, Supreme Court of India, and former Chairman, Press Council of India. The views expressed are his own. This article has been written considering that the great color festival of Holi is approaching in India ( it will be celebrated on 29th March this year ). […]