Rajasthan

Wish Barkha Dutt had spoken to my “piddi”

Barkha Dutt, Ashok Gehlot, Rajasthan, Piddi, The Outlook, The Wire, Indian Express, The Hindu, First Post, Sanjay Nirupam, Narendra Modi, Rakhi Sawant, Gurudas Kamat, Ajay Maken, Azam Khan, Smriti Irani, Shekhar Gupta

Barkha Dutt (right): got it wrong again

A righteous Barkha Dutt was ecstatic.

What’s this “alternate view” Mr Bhansali?

Sanjay Leela Bhansai, Alternate View, Cinema, Freedom of Express, Malik Mohammad Jayasi, Padmavat, Alauddin Khilji, Rani Padmini, Chittor, Rajasthan, Maharana Pratap, Karni Sena, Bollywood, Fatwa, AR Rahman, Jallikattu, BakrEid, MF Hussain, Charlie Hebdo, Goondagardi

What did you research Mr Bhansali?

"Alternate View par thappad nahin lagta sahib, Double Standard par lagta hai"

Dr. Pathak, a pan-Indian hero you don’t read about

Alwar, Rajasthan, Sulabh Shauchalaya, Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak, scavengers,  UN-Habitat/UNCHS (UN Centre for Human Settlements), WHO, UNICEF, UNEP, UNDP, Dr Bhim Rao Ambedkar, Mahatama Gandhi, Swachh Rail Mission,  Bettaih, Bihar,

Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak (top right), his Sulabh Shauchalaya (below) and the ex-scavengers now on fashion shows in New York.

Alwar in Rajasthan is a two-hour drive from Delhi, the Capital of India.