The half-naked fakir sits next to his brothers

KPN photo

On the day when yet another global leader who quotes him at the whirr of a teleprompter coolly walked away with the Nobel Prize for Peace, the latest model for Mont Blanc pens ponders his fate at Mekhri Circle in Bangalore. Should he have, like, jockeyed for the award a bit more aggressively?

Photograph: Karnataka Photo News

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