In the aftermath of the rape of a six-year-old child in a Bangalore school, a bandh was called by pro-Kannada organisations on Thursday against sexual assault on women and children. Photos: Bhagya Prakash K.
U.R.Anantha Murthy, the doyen of Kannada Literature and one of the pioneers of Navya movement in Kannada language is no more. A steadfast thinker who withstood many an assault, physical, verbal and virtual, gave a new thrust to Kannada literature and cinema, to move towards the 21st Century. A pictorial tribute.