"I’m not on social media because it is distracting. We’re anyway addicted to our phones. Also, I find it very disingenuous to share my life with people. You get trapped in it," says Saif Ali Khan
Raghubir Yadav is known for his rigorous, subtle craft. He has done some of the most memorable characters in theatre, television and film. Excerpts from an interview with Lachmi Deb Roy:
Language is a big challenge today for students from rural areas. However, technology can offer a solution in the near future, says IIT Delhi director Prof V. Ramgopal Rao
Why Annu Kapoor calls himself 'unsuitable, unfit and ugly' for the entertainment industry
Manoj Bajpayee, the Bihar-born thespian, now called the Superstar of OTT, tells Giridhar Jha that he still prefers to be known as an actor. Edited excerpts:
YSR Congress Telangana leader Y.S. Sharmila tells M.S. Shanker that her party will storm to power in the 2023 assembly polls. Excerpts:
Sjoerd Marijne, the 47-year-old coach of Indian women’s hockey team, is writing a book on his Indian journey. Excerpts from a conversation with Soumitra Bose:
Geostrategy expert and retired intelligence officer Anand Arni speaks about the possible threats to India after the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan. Excerpts:
"We need to look beyond just the number of cases while making an assessment. Ideally, the progression of any pandemic should be seen from its first incidence to its last and not in a time period of just a few weeks," says Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan
Veteran actor Amol Palekar talks to Eshita Bhargava about his film '200 Halla Ho' and his journey in the industry. Excerpts:
“Of hundreds of journalists in Manipur, (ask yourself) why are these two arrested every time? Talking about cow urine at a time of someone’s death is beyond morality and humanity.”
Can anyone be coerced into porn? Are they kids? Allegations of youth eyeing a break in Bollywood being lured into porn are being made just to extort or blackmail, says Gehana Vasisth
Actress Kubbra Sait tells Lachmi Deb Roy that people in general associate nudity with pornography 'almost as if our minds have not evolved beyond that'. Excerpts:
Siddharth Malhotra, who plays Captain Vikram Batra in 'Shershaah' which is to be released on Amazon Prime soon, talks to Outlook’s Lachmi Deb Roy on its being the first Bollywood film to be shot in Kargil. Excerpts:
Gopal Krishna Pillai, former Union home secretary, tells Bhavna Vij-Aurora that hacking and surveillance, both official and non-official, are widespread and rampant.
"Carbon neutrality as a philosophy pervades every sector and decision regarding Ladakh’s development. We’ve launched the Mission Organic Development Initiative (MODI), which will play a key role in achieving carbon neutrality in agriculture," says Ladakh’s first lieutenant-governor Radha Krishna Mathur
We can potentially prevent or even reverse diabetes by modifying our lifestyles and thereby avoid the full expression of the genes, says Dr Shriram Nene
'Cinema is no longer stuck at one particular place. The writers have started exploring regional films more,' says popular Malayalam actor Fahadh Faasil
Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) officials at Naini Central Prison to get custody remand of Anand Giri, Ada Tiwari, Sandeep Tiwari for 7 days (28 September 9 am to 4 October 5 pm), during investigation in the death...PTI Photo
Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu addresses during an inauguration of the City Knowledge and Investment Cluster set up at IIT Jodhpur.PTI Photo
In this file image, security personnel conduct flag march during clashes in north east Delhi. The Delhi High Court on Monday, Sept. 27, 2021, said that the riots were a pre-meditated conspiracy to disturb law & order in...PTI Photo
In this file image, charred remains of vehicles set ablaze by rioters during communal violence over the amended citizenship law at Shiv Vihar area of the riot-affected north east Delhi. The Delhi High Court on Monday,...PTI Photo
An excavator cleaning demolishes illegal constructions after an eviction drive, at Gorukhuti in Darrang district.PTI Photo
Opposition parties unite for implementation of a long-standing demand. Will the Modi Government bite the bullet?
There is no need to contextualise Hathras. It is a standalone story. A warning, a trigger, a tragedy.
A Dalit Sikh CM from the neglected Puad region is a smart move, queering the pitch for the grand old party’s rivals.