For a lot of inter-faith, inter-caste, interracial, and same-sex relationships in India, the trail to euphoria is dotted with obstacles.
Journalists Samar Halarnkar, Priya Ramani, and Niloufer Venkatraman discovered it troublesome to maintain their heads above water when, final yr, an advert by jewelry model Tanishq celebrating communal concord was taken down after fierce social media backlash.
That’s after they determined to rejoice non-conventional marriages and began an Instagram web page ‘India Love Mission’. Launched with two tales in 2020, India Love Project celebrates ‘love and marriage outside the shackles of faith, caste, ethnicity, and gender’.
Bhavani Iyer made her screenwriting debut with Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Black and went on to collaborate on the screenplays for Bhansali’s Guzaarish, Motwane’s Lootera, and the Indian model of Fox’s hit present 24. She was additionally the author behind the lauded spy drama Raazi. She has additionally written a novel, Anon, the story of two buddies and their intersecting lives.
In an interview with YourStory Weekender, Bhavani Iyer speaks about her childhood, her academic background, her choice to modify from copywriting to journalism to screenwriting, and what drives her storytelling.
He’s your first finest buddy, your information, your help system — he’s nothing wanting a “superhero.” That’s what fathers are to their children and extra. Our dads maintain all the things we ask them, and their love is aware of no finish.
At this time is Father’s Day — a day specifically created to rejoice our dads, their many achievements, and to be pleased about their presence and knowledge in our lives.
YS Weekender, too, reached out to a few entrepreneurs and VCs who fondly spoke about their dads, how fatherhood has modified them, and extra.
A typical factor with many individuals who make a number of modifications to their weight-reduction plan however don’t enhance their well being is the dearth of sufficient train.
Do you wrestle with getting disciplined about train? Are you a type of individuals who manages all the things throughout your day besides your train? Learn here to learn about some tips that may aid you to slowly get extra targeted and have higher self-discipline to train.
First held in 1998, the long-lasting Rainforest World Music Competition (RWMF) has gone on-line with a digital showcase this weekend. The theme of the digital expertise this yr is Get ‘Entranced, Liberated, Immersed’.
This yr, the web musical showcase will function a retrospective of previous RWMF performances and new pre-recorded periods with homegrown bands.
The native lineup of artists will embrace Alena Murang, Kemada, Sang Rawi, At Adau, Tuku Kame, Suk Binie’, Nading Rhapsody, and Mathew Ngau. Here are some highlights from three performing bands.
— to yourstory.com