The monsoon this year has been more than just generous with 20 per cent extra rainfall. But flooding has destroyed normal life for the common man and more rainfall is on its way, making everyday life an ordeal.
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.