Culture & Lifestyle

October 29, 2018

Body Confident Dolly Singh

Haters be damned. This curvy girl is practicing yoga and breaking stereotypes that only thin people can […]
August 29, 2018

The Loneliness And Intricacies Of Being A Trans Lesbian Woman In India

Like most women, my sexuality is somewhat fluid and my identity has changed over the years: as […]
August 29, 2018

Blood Moon: Lunar Eclipse Myths from Around the World

Lunar eclipses have fascinated cultures across the globe, and inspired several striking myths and legends, many of […]
August 29, 2018

Brown, Fat, And Androgynous

In search of brown faces like my own, what I find are white people. Skinny people. And […]
May 24, 2018

Confessions of a Social Media Influencer

My family is annoyed with me, friends like me despite my compulsion to over share (as long […]
May 17, 2018

Bangladeshi Rappers Wield Rhymes As a Weapon, With Tupac as Their Guide

Over the past 15 years or so, a new kind of musical activism has emerged in Bangladesh, […]
April 27, 2018

Guwahati: Lost and Found

Shaheen Ahmed’s photographs aim to build an archive of a city on the brink of change How […]
April 19, 2018

A Language Back From The Future

Invented in the late 1800s by a charismatic internationalist, Esperanto is getting its second wind thanks to […]
April 4, 2018

Single, 30 and the Big City

Does reel imitate the real? Bushra Ahmed on testing the Bechdel test in real life in the […]
February 27, 2018

Watch The Video Of Pharrell’s New Adidas Collections Inspired by Holi

The three new collections slated to release this spring are all inspired by the festival of colour […]
February 24, 2018

Bharatanatyam In The Wild

These women are trying to reclaim public spaces, one dance at a time Classical dances are usually […]
February 17, 2018

A Woman Is Using Tattoos to Assert Herself

Traditionally, women’s bodies don’t belong to them, I want to question that gendered approach 31-year-old, photographer and […]
January 12, 2018

How South Korea’s Popular Food Culture Reflects Social Isolation

Mukbang and Honbap, the two of the most significant dining trends in South Korea right now are […]
December 19, 2017

How A Rooftop Bar is Ushering a New Film Viewing Culture in India

Priya Bhattacharji, spoke to Nikita Naiknavare, founder of Lost the Plot. a unique rooftop cinema and bar that […]
December 15, 2017

Why Everyone Is Obsessed With Bitcoins Right Now

Neha Pant deciphers the mania behind the crypto currency In the last one week, Bitcoins have come […]
November 22, 2017

Move on Up

Divya Guha mingles with rappers in Shillong and discovers an environment of slow progress that has fermented rebellion. Ronny Sen […]
November 10, 2017

Sexual Consent Explained Through Comics

Artist Alli Kirkham’s comic illustrations highlight sexual consent issues through everyday situations that are easier for everyone to […]
October 21, 2017

The Widows of Vrindavan get together to celebrate Diwali and a Wedding

Srishti Bhardwaj captures a widow remarriage amidst Diwali celebrations in Vrindavan Home to almost 6,000 women in […]
October 4, 2017

Documenting India’s Culture Of Protest

sbcltr spoke to Kahaani Wale about their idea of tapping into the repository of collective action in […]
July 19, 2017

Portraits of Indian Gorkhas

Manish Sharma, tries to connect with and decipher his Nepalese roots by photographing people from the same […]
July 19, 2017

The Vanishing Queens

Sukhman Dhillon explores the Tharu tribe and their fast eroding culture in the face of modernity The […]
July 18, 2017

Chuski Pop Is The Podcast Every Girl Needs To Hear

The Podcast starring, Sweety and Pappu, two desi girls taking charge of the brown girl narrative is […]
June 15, 2017

Fidget Spinners: When The Centre Cannot Hold

Our love for lo-tech is born of our disenchantment of digital tools and toys. So, is the […]
May 20, 2017

How India celebrated Museum Day

From New Delhi to Kolkata, India’s museum came alive for celebrations, writes Rohini Kejriwal Once upon a […]
March 16, 2017

The A to Z of Sexual Harassment at Work

The alphabet for those who do not know what sexual harassment at the workplace is and how […]
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