Tag Archives: India

Finding love is just a swipe away, but are you ready to take the risk?

When 20-something Aradhana (name changed) moved to Chennai, she was quite excited about her dream job and the independence to live her life the way she always wanted to. P.C.- cdn.skim.gs  The only thing she was missing in her life was a good friend. She then happened … Continue reading

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Singled out: No house for single women in city

Are you a single woman looking for a decent accommodation in Chennai? You’d have a fair shot at it if you stop socialising, stem your craving for chicken 65, and ditch that egg sandwich, say single women on the lookout for a house for rent in Chennai… P.C.- @emilyanngemma  … Continue reading

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Pick a gift

The 12-year old V. T. Khanishkar is sitting holding his chair, waiting for the programme to start and he get hold of his favourite bi-cycle. A little excitement can be seen in his eyes when I ask, “What have you asked … Continue reading

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MBA grad ventures into tutorials

A godown room has turned into a learning centre in one corner of R.S. Puram where every day around 100 children walk-in to prepare for their respective exams. It is a tuition centre started by a 24-year old MBA graduate … Continue reading

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The Hindi Medium

Getting admission in Army School wasn’t very difficult​ but, the problem starts after class IV. This school is just till class IV and no one speaks in English in this school. Our Piku can’t speak in English like your friend’s … Continue reading

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Emotions of sorrow to solace on canvas

  An independent woman who has chosen to live life in her own terms; the power of love and affection beyond boundaries; the pain of society’s bully against transgender; a bleeding hurt face of a woman in pain and distress, … Continue reading

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Conserve nature to save life

  Early morning serene scene of temple with birds chirping from their cozy nest, before the sun hit our face; a hard working farmer is on the way to farm on his two-wheeled bullock cart. Ploughing the fields is on … Continue reading

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