Politics I Travelled 7,500 Kilometres to Cast My Vote. What’s Your Excuse?
The ambivalence toward exercising your franchise from younger voters baffles me. It’s almost as if they are afraid of the kind of commitment it requires to go to a polling bAdd to list
Social Commentary Darwaza Band Kar Lo: Why Are Indians So Coy About Closed Doors?
In Indian homes, closed doors hold dark secrets; they’re a salacious stand-in for “the deed”. Closed doors evoke innuendos, like the suggestive “Hum tum ek kamre meinAdd to list
Gender Look Who’s Not Cooking: Why My Children Will Never Eat Maa Ke Haath Ka Khana
When I was growing up, Maa’s kitchen had some manner of grinding, slow cooking going on at all times. But my utter lack of initiative when it comes to feeding people ghar kaAdd to list
Social Commentary Why Are We Scoffing at the Akash Ambani Video? Aren’t All Our Weddings About Manufactured Happiness?
Why exactly are we sneering at the video of Akash Ambani clapping when he sees his bride Shloka? Aren’t we all desperate to create “perfect moments” at our own weddings?Add to list
Sports Cricket Fever: Mumbai Indians and Everything that is Wrong With Sports Documentaries
Barring a few moments of colour, the new Mumbai Indians documentary on Netflix is irredeemably dull. Featuring a team enduring a tough season, Cricket Fever: Mumbai Indians coAdd to list