SUBASH GHISING is synonymous with the Gorkhaland movement in the Darjeeling Hills of West Bengal, one of the most violent and bloody sep...
There is much to be celebrated in R.K. Laxman’s (1921-2015) extraordinary life: his magnificent talent, his ability to conjure up Indian faces, and his uncommon wit. By JERRY PINTO
Rajni Kothari (1928-2015) and his team were the first to recognise the salience of caste, now a crucial political and secularised category. By RAJEEV BHARGAVA
K. Balachander (1930-2014) gave Tamil cinema a new direction by making films with unconventional subjects and middle-class protagonists with all their eccentricities and complexities intact. By ILANGOVAN RAJASEKARAN