After two years of embracing the shallow-ness of 21st-century romance, I found myself flirting with the idea that maybe, despite the apocalypse, love could go beyond a few heart emojis …
My main motive of writing this piece was not to crib, but to simply acknowledge this huge gap that exists between parents and their kids.
In the ‘shareholder primacy model’ of healthcare the reigning deity is ‘profit maximised’, and not the ‘patient’ – let alone the ‘human being.’
In this story, translated from Hindi to English, the author narrates how the highlight of her day comes at 5 pm when a group of women step onto their roofs …
In trying to make others comfortable around me, I hid myself and my culture because I thought it wouldn't be accepted.
Joking about a situation where human lives are lost may seem tone-deaf. But it is humour that gets us through.
In the midst of a pandemic, I learnt to accept my body, one that I loathed for years because of a naturally occurring phenomenon – body hair.