Remembering Panditji, who turned a cook into a chef and taught a human to respect those of all faith

The outpouring of grief on the passing of Panditji, my family’s Brahmin cook, has been nothing short of extraordinary. He died peacefully on June 10 at the age of 91 in his village near Ayodhya in Uttar Pradesh. He touched the lives of countless others and left all with delicious memories of rich indulgence and … Read more

India-Japan will contribute to open, free and inclusive Indo-Pacific defined by respect for sovereignty and territorial integrity: PM Modi

India and Japan will contribute towards building an open, free and inclusive Indo-Pacific region, connected by secure seas, integrated by trade and investment, defined by respect of sovereignty and territorial integrity and anchored in international law, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in an op-ed published in a leading Japanese newspaper on Monday. Prime Minister Modi, … Read more

Telugu filmmakers chime in on Ajay Devgn and Kiccha Sudeep’s Hindi as national language debate: ‘Respect for languages ​​should be mutual’

Ajay Devgn’s tweet to Kiccha Sudeep on the Hindi language invited quite a few reactions from the Indian film fraternity. Devgn had reacted to Sudeep’s comment at an event about Hindi not being the national language of India. The Runway 34 tweeted, “My brother, if according to you Hindi is not our national language then … Read more