Indie Films Step Up

Independent Indian films are winning laurels and audiences both in India and abroad.

Ghost of Demonetization Stalks Overseas Indians

Indians in the diaspora are left in the lurch by the Indian government .

The Indian Migrant’s Table

Pasta, basil and tacos are jostling for space in the Indian pantry with rajma, basmati rice and haldi.

The Temple in the Sea

Visitors come from far and wide to pay homage to his memory in a lovely white temple located a quarter of a mile into the Caribbean Sea.

Man Angling to Become The US Envoy to India Shares Trump’s Love of The Limelight

Kumar, intent on being more than a rumor, has been quietly waging a behind-the-scenes campaign to be America’s envoy to New Delhi, although, publicly, he says he would “have to think about it” if asked..

Reaping The Trade Whirlwind

For the better part of the past century, the United States and the West have pontificated on the virtues of global trade.

Taboo: The East India Company And The True Horrors of Empire

The East India Company (EIC) was certainly both economically and politically powerful in early 19th-century Britain.

Back From Exile

Pakistan’s cricket push lures advertisers

High Crimes And Misdemeanors

The Department of Homeland Security has established a new office, called Victims of Immigration Crime Engagement (VOICE), tasked with publishing a weekly list of crimes committed by aliens.

New York Can Wait

Indians are canceling U.S. holiday plans amidst rising hate crime incidents.

Is Hijab Having Its Moment

Western fashion gives a nod to the Muslim headscarf at a time when rhetoric in the West is decidedly turning against the “other.”

Banglore For a White Guy

My way of judging a city's gentrification is by the number of different craft beers I can order at an average bar.

Polo Ball Makers of Deulpur

Ranjit Mal takes pride in calling himself the last man on earth who can shape polo balls from a bamboo strip.

The Deliverymen Behind India’s New Class of Shopaholics

Online merchants worldwide, competing to deliver packages in a day or less, are keen to close the so-called last mile.

Has the Dream Run For Indian IT Ended

The Asian Crisis of 1997, the dot-com bubble burst of 2001 and the economic crisis of 2008 were all trying times. Each time, the industry managed to bounce back. So what is different this time around?

The Yoga Gurus Behind India’s Hottest Consumer Products

Meet the Indian gurus behind the brands challenging some of the planet’s biggest companies.

Target H1B Visas

Trump has described H-1Bs as a “cheap labor program” subject to “widespread, rampant” abuse.

Indie Films Step Up

Independent Indian films are winning laurels and audiences both in India and abroad.

Viceroy’s House

Very watchable,but its account of Indian independence is limited.

Color Me Brown

The changing Indian American experience on screen.

The Big Myth

From its ambivalent portrayal of gay characters on screen to an almost incredulous approach toward alternate sexuality, Bollywood often belittles the cause of sexual equality.

Angry Brides Thrash Dowry-Seekers Online

While women in India have come a long way, there still exist some age old taboos which hinder their status in society. Angry Brides is a fun game which reminds us that together we can stand-up against this inhuman practice.

Indian Undocumented Alien population Doubles

The latest report estimates the current undocumented Indian population at 280,000, the seventh largest such group in the country.

Leave the Gita As It Is

The attempt to classify the Gita as extremist and ban its distribution in Siberia had triggered an uproar among Hindus worldwide.

Indians in Paris

The number of Indian tourists visiting Paris has breached 300,000, up almost 200 percent in the last decade.


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