The Very Physical Art of Kushti

Marcello Perino's pictures explore the wrestling tradition that has existed in India for centuries, writes George Zhi Zhao In his photo series, The Art of Kushti,  Italian travel, documentary, and street p... Read More...

Body Confident Dolly Singh

Haters be damned. This curvy girl is practicing yoga and breaking stereotypes that only thin people can be healthy, writes Alice Sharma “Who gets to decide what is beautiful and what is ugly?” says 34-year-old... Read More...

Single, 30 and the Big City

Does reel imitate the real? Bushra Ahmed on testing the Bechdel test in real life in the face of Veer Di Wedding Last week, India saw one of its first ‘women oriented’ film release. Veere di Wedding, the cast ... Read More...

SBCLTR MIXTAPE VOLUME 12

sbcltr recommends the music you should be listening to right now Ah, summers! Whether you love them or hate them, you can’t deny the charm of them. After all, they are the perfect time to kick back and relax a... Read More...

Should Caste Matter?

The upper castes want to hold on to power and dominate others, writes Nikhat Fatima  Caste system in India, according to a large number of historians and intellectuals began with the advent of the Aryans and i... Read More...

Confessions of a Social Media Influencer

My family is annoyed with me, friends like me despite my compulsion to over share (as long as I am giving them a chance to indulge in the good life) and my acquaintances think I am a fake It started quite inno... Read More...

What Made a Scholar Take Up Arms

Daanish Bin Nabi, tries to understand what made Dr Mohmmad Rafi Bhat turn to violence In the last forty years, Ganderbal in Kashmir has broken peace two times. One, when young Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai, the child... Read More...