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Articles labelled ‘india’

  • Illustration by Nirupa Roy

    Sex, Stories, and Power Trips

    We are being told a story; one that elevates downright misogyny to the revered status of Indian Culture.
  • Sacred Cows, Indispensable Women

    Sacred Cows, Indispensable Women

    Even in a country as inherently classist as India, a lower class man has far more power than an upper class woman.
  • The Moral Policeman's Guide to Spotting Immorality

    The Painfully Noble Origins of Moral Policing

    Apart from what it dresses in, one needs to constantly monitor where the body goes, who it is seen with, and when it can appear in public places.
  • Words for a Silent Space

    Male Justice has marched on undaunted, and mutated into more potent and prurient forms.
  • Reporting Rape

    That a woman is raped every few minutes in the country is more than just a statistic for us crime reporters. It is our bread and butter.
  • The Virtue of Visibility

    As a woman, you are never entirely independent and detached; everyone has a stake in keeping your freedom in check. And they will never let you forget that.
  • Pins and Needles

    Nascent pictographs created from the controlled symbiosis of needle and ink on nothing but bare skin hold a certain allure for this writer.
  • Pooper Paper

    Elrhino, a manufacturer of handcrafted, wood-free paper made from elephant and rhino dung, aims to form an economic bond between humans and animals in Assam.
  • Monsoon Express

    The story of the monsoons is somewhat like the story of my country, where senses and sensibilities are constantly overwhelmed, and then subjugated.
  • Stories from Paradise

    In conversation with Jai Undurti and Jasraman Grewal, creators of the Hyderabad Graphic Novel project.
  • The Show Must Go On

    It was all a show and these people were here because this political rally provided better, more tangible entertainment than the T.V. at home.
  • All in the Family

    Author Judy Balan talks to us in an exclusive interview about her debut novel Two Fates and shares her views on relationships and marriages in India.
The Oracle of Tripe #14

The Oracle of Tripe #14

By Chaitanya Modak and Benita Fernando
The Oracle of Tripe #14