Blue bulls, wild boars not pests, Shaminder Boparai tells Govt

In a controversial move, environment minister Prakash Javadekar recently announced that state governments will soon be permitted to hunt animals such as blue bull and wild boar in high human-animal conflict zones. In protest against the move, conservationist and wildlife expert Shaminder Boparai has written an open letter to the environment ministry. The Goodwill Project presents his compelling argument.

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I consider myself rootless: Vishal Bhardwaj

Celebrated composer and director Vishal Bhardwaj looks back on the dark phases that marked the turning points of his life. Excerpts from the book Directors’ Diaries—The Road To Their First Film, by Rakesh Anand Bakshi, published by Harper Collins India.

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