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  • Headbanger's Kitchen

    Raw and Heavy: Headbanger’s Kitchen Seeks Fan Contributions

    Find out how you can be a part of season three of Headbanger's Kitchen, a unique show from India that mixes heavy metal and cooking on YouTube.
  • The Oracle of Tripe #5

    The Oracle of Tripe #5

    Ever curious about your dying day? The Oracle of Tripe has all the answers. Won-Tolla presents the bewildering tale of a man who asks for it and, unfortunately, gets it.
  • Sexy, illustration by Osheen Siva

    Sexy

    The man’s voice had reached where his hands couldn’t have.
  • Biodiesel

    Gasoline Will Be Free

    Political will is one thing, social will another, but economics is what really drives the system, isn’t it?
  • The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri

    Book Review: The Lowland

    Jhumpa Lahiri understands the immigrant instinct and its compulsions only too well.
  • Mapping Gender

    Mapping Gender: Addressing Issues of Gender, Sexuality, and Politics Through Art

    Carefully curated by M.Phil. students at Jahawaharlal Nehru University, this exhibition plans to use a variety of mediums to explore gender-related issues. Details inside.
  • Church Hill, illustration by Osheen Siva

    Church Hill

    Bright lights flash about her, and the city steeps in her lap for an unexpected reunion.
  • Scenes from a Lonely Dinner, illustration by Newman D'Silva

    Scenes from a Lonely Dinner

    One slip is all it takes for this night of loneliness to culminate in a crescendo of muffled moans and suppressed sighs.
  • The City Speaks #19

    The City Speaks #19

  • In Calcutta, illustration by Newman D'Silva

    In Calcutta

    What does her smile look like? Does she have crooked teeth like me? Do her eyes crinkle up when she smiles?
  • Mihir Vatsa

    A Town Called Hazaribagh

    An exclusive interview with Mihir Vatsa, winner of the Srinivas Rayaprol Poetry Prize for 2013, about poetry and growing up in Jharkhand.
  • The Oracle of Tripe #4

    The Oracle of Tripe #4

    Ever curious about your dying day? The Oracle of Tripe has all the answers. Won-Tolla presents the bewildering tale of a man who asks for it and, unfortunately, gets it.
The Oracle of Tripe #10

The Oracle of Tripe #10

By Chaitanya Modak and Benita Fernando
The Oracle of Tripe #10