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Purva Naresh on her unfinished Irom Sharmila play: We’ve already failed her; I can’t do it again

Editor's note: This interview is part of a series where playwrights talk about the script/s they never managed to stage. Purva Naresh wears many hats. She’s a writer, director, pakhawaj player, dan...

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Writer-musician Amit Chaudhuri forays into art-making with ‘The Sweet Shop Owners of Calcutta’

When the painter, Edgar Degas, told the poet, Stephane Mallarme that he had many ideas for poems, he received a taut bit of literary advice. “You don’t write poems with ideas, dear Degas,” he said....

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India would be among top 2 contributors to Zoho in 5 years: Sridhar Vembu

Zoho Corporation, offering Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) products for businesses, has been growing in the US and European markets for years. In 2017, the company launched Zoho One — an integrated su...

5 hours
‘Privacy has been defined as a fundamental right. Every data law now has to ensure it’

Justice B N Srikrishna talks about ways to improve the ‘tone and tenor’ of the Aadhaar Act, calls for a systematic law to restrict State access to citizens’ data, underlines the need for a data pro...

10 hours
High time

IN A studio in Noida in the National Capital Region lie three statues of Shivaji, each 0.762 metres (2.5 ft) in height, and a fourth one outside, stands at 8.22 metres (26.9 ft). The tallest one, b...

10 hours
Imran Khan Announce 20-Member Cabinet

Pakistan's new Prime Minister Imran Khan today announced a 20-member Cabinet, including foreign minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi who held the portfolio during the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks.

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