The Javed Akhtar interview | 'If you say you are apolitical, you are, wittingly or unwittingly, accepting the status quo'
Javed Akhtar talks about his Richard Dawkins Award win, the demerits of 'good and bad bigotry', and why there is a difference between 'inheritance' and 'nepotism'.
How a meme leverages historical images and dialogues as a shorthand for cultural commentary is particularly interesting, considering their global reach
Richard Dawkins congratulates Javed Akhtar on winning award named after him: 'Couldn't be more pleased'
Javed Akhtar has become the first Indian to win the Richard Dawkins Award
9 August, celebrated as World Book Lovers Day, is a day to enjoy & encourage the reading habit.
Microsoft CEO Bill Gates needs no introduction. Apart from being a billionaire, he's also a philanthropist, investor, computer programmer, a role model for thousands and as it turns out-an avid book reader, as well.