Water has defined and redefined social boundaries for eons, while facilitating the formation of class and caste identities. The Brahmaputra Valley in Assam is a thriving case-in-point.
Climbing the class ladder in economic irons.
India is not a vegetarian country as many believe and argue.
Robert Heath claimed to have cured homosexuality by implanting electrodes into the pleasure centre of the brain. Robert Colvile reports on one of the great forgotten stories of neuroscience.
Competitive entrance examinations in India and beauty pageants in Venezuela both reflect a toxic culture of social over-expectation and economic exploitation.
The ban on women's entry into the iconic Hindu temple in Kerala's Sabarimala has been challenged in India's Supreme Court. But, how legally tenable are the petitions really?
One South African photographer's visual journey to Madiba's childhood locales.
Netflix's new anthology is a refreshingly bold take on lust, desire, insecurities, and relationships in modern India.
A painting depicting the Hindu deity, Lord Krishna, supposedly looking at the Eid moon with Muslims recently went viral on Indian social media as a fine example of India's secular traditions. What really is the true story behind this puzzling piece of art?