A World Sanskrit fair has rekindled interest in India’s ancient language as experts, expats and even a Sanskrit orchestra recently vied for attention to grab new audiences in the infotech city of Bangalore.
This is, perhaps, a first for India. The Delhi government has opened a short-stay home for pregnant minors. “Most of the girls have either been abandoned by their lovers or are victims of rape,” says Neera Mullick, chairperson, Child Welfare Committee. 0
Arpita Singh’s work, irrespective of its theme and ambition, is touched by a deeply personal, almost mystical, truth. Broken phrases and stray words are strewn all over her images, to set up the context to which these may be anchored