How migrant labourers are changing the way of life in this small town near Ahmedabad.
Some villagers in Maharashtra’s Shani Shingnapur, known as the village with no doors, are now pushing for change.
A Goan Christmas is incomplete without the bebincas and the kulkuls and the family feast laid out under the matriarch’s careful supervision.
In a two-part series, a ready reckoner of the ‘dabbler’ ducks who come calling every year around this time.
In cinema, a character is often confused with a role.
To those who brave the dark waters of the Yamuna, the river rewards them with a livelihood.
I was missing the sounds that envelop the home when it’s a festival. Nobody was haranguing me to “get dressed properly and not look like a jhalli billi”.
As children, Diwali meant a world of rituals. In our home, it began with extinguishing all the lights as soon as evening fell. In the darkness, a single diya was lit in the puja room, following which the whole house was lit up to draw in Goddess Lakshmi. As with every ritual, there were rewards. […]
From worship to vicious cruelty, the relationship between man and beast is a curious one.
An IIT graduate who loves to code. A man who always knew he was a woman. This is the story of how and why he decided to shed his male body
With the highest incidence of cancer in India, Aizawl is held hostage by a silent killer
that is crippling not only the city, but the entire state
They may seem like lurking vampires, but bats are good for us.
The wave of free information production on the web is on the wane
A look at history and priceless memories through old and restored family photographs.
Young Indians have embraced the meme culture with a vengeance and a pinch of salt