Homai Vyarawalla was India’s first female photojournalist who documented the last days of the British Empire and the transformation of a newly free India. And her photos have both the quality of a documentary and of art—like this one of Mrs Gandhi as a very recognizable version of the Indian mother with her two sons—in matching sets of clothes:)
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Maybe you read the stray quote or tweet—or watched a short clip. But Novak Djokovic’s victory speech after winning the men’s singles at Wimbledon is worth checking out in its entirety. This is a master class in kindness, humility and wisdom.
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