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Wednesday 17 September 2014
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Free to be herself

Widowhood is no longer a sealed fate for Indian women, as they are learning to take control of their lives and create the identity they deserve. But we have a long way to go, reckons Vimla Patil.

Widowhood is no longer a sealed fate for Indian women, as they are learning to take control of their lives and create the identity they...

Sport really does run in her blood

 Ashwini Ponnappa   Photo By Author

She may be a Commonwealth gold medalist, but Ashwini Ponnappa is a humble girl, who attributes her success to parental support and good coaching...

Womanly pain that's raw and real

Unlike on celluloid, there's no glamourised portrayal of victims of violence in Humra Quraishi's More Bad Time Tales. Violation is seen through the magnifying glass and it occupies the entire frame, discerns Sudhamahi Regunathan.

Unlike on celluloid, there's no glamourised portrayal of victims of violence in Humra Quraishi's More Bad Time Tales. Violation is seen through...

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An Israeli army armoured bulldozer drives in the Israeli occupied Golan Heights...

An Israeli army armoured bulldozer drives in the Israeli occupied Golan Heights...

Members of Iraqi security forces and tribal fighters prepare a mortar launcher...

Members of Iraqi security forces and tribal fighters prepare a mortar launcher...

Rajasthan Congress President Sachin Pilot celebrates with party workers the party's victory...

Rajasthan Congress President Sachin Pilot celebrates with party workers the party's victory...

Shahrukh Khan and Deepika Padukone at the music launch of the film 'Happy New Year'...

Shahrukh Khan and Deepika Padukone at the music launch of the film 'Happy New Year'...

Volunteers rescuing flood affected people in Chattabal area in Srinagar...

Volunteers rescuing flood affected people in Chattabal area in Srinagar...

Army personnel build a bridge in the flood affected area of Kotranka Tehsil in Rajouri in Jammu...

Army personnel build a bridge in the flood affected area of Kotranka Tehsil in Rajouri in Jammu...

An aerial view of the partially deluged Centaur hotel in Srinagar...

An aerial view of the partially deluged Centaur hotel in Srinagar...

A view flood-hit Abi Guzar residential area in Srinagar ...

A view flood-hit Abi Guzar residential area in Srinagar ...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi being received by O P Kohli,  Anandiben Patel and Amit Shah...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi being received by O P Kohli, Anandiben Patel and Amit Shah...

Children lying in mud during Buka Bhaona festival in Jorhat...

Children lying in mud during Buka Bhaona festival in Jorhat...

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