Anuja Ghimire juxtaposes the personal and the political in her recollection of the 1991 assassination of Indian ex-Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi.
That a highly controlled Singapore decided to give this play a go-ahead is a clear signal that no place on earth can continue to ignore underlying tension amongst communities that need to flourish together.
Know your own potential and your country’s potential to lead the world.
Men feel, moreover freeze differently, like they are an own species, but they are not.
The road to independence was not a simple tale of civil disobedience.
Is it because Mohan Das guards the premises of this saree shop in one of the many little towns in India that he has such a huge mustache? It does help him look intimidating and very much a part of the security team!— Photo: Author
Having spent more than three decades as an assistant at the Veterinary Hospital in Palakkad, South India, Muralidharan knows everything about the place—from where the doctors are to where the rickshaw drivers congregate outside the clinic. I met him one fine morning and asked if he would like to contribute to the Movember project. Flummoxed…
With a mustache that commanded respect and generated fear in equal measure, Nair rose to be the Health Inspector of Palakkad district in Kerala (South India) and retired as Municipal Commissioner of Chittur-Thathamangalam town (also in Kerala).
Driver Guruvayurappan lives in Kerala with his wife and children. He also works at a gas company, carrying heavy cylinders that give him a backache. At age 40, Guruvayurappan wonders if he should migrate elsewhere or buy a rickshaw that could serve as an alternate source of income, but till things work out, he needs to work…
Vistaprint’s Head of Finance (Mumbai) loves to write poems and relax with his sons.
The White Shop at Palakkad town in South India bids adieu to one of its oldest salesmen next year.
It dawned on me gradually that my Guru had perhaps unknowingly handed over as Deeksha—or initiation—the ability to transform through trance.
Why did my clean-shaven friend grow a French beard?
Chef Pokryal caters to a global clientele but his heart remains firmly set in India.
India and Pakistan must remember the bravehearts who displayed a sense of humanity during Partition.
A non-Malayali tells us how Malayali men celebrate Onam, and why the festival is still relevant.