Tag: India

The prying eyes

“I don’t agree. Strong girls don’t wait so long to come out.”  “How can you say so? You need the courage to speak up, even if it means after years… And […]

MBlood: The Mobile App that connects you to blood donors

I recently stumbled upon a start-up company that maintains a mobile application (app) called MBLOOD. Although I am not a marketing enthusiast, I was surprisingly motivated by the objective and ease […]

The myth of the Indian middle class

Whenever I hear Europeans per se the Indian equivalent of western countrymen talking about the Indian middle class’ I often wonder what do they mean? What section of the Indian society are they […]

The Dalit vs Maratha pride- What led to the Koregaon violence? What does it mean?

The sirens screamed and so did the night. Vehicles torched, burned and dusted. Thousands marched on to the street to commemorate the 200-year-old tinge of a historical affair on the eve […]

Our Cultural Software and Valentines Day Pragmatism

In a cultural software, where attacking an individualistic mutually approaching romance by the self-appointed moral guardians is a status quo, valentine’s day appears as a way through.

Sex education- is India ready for it?

India! The land of billions. Mystic, majestic, and yet developing. Despite years of repression and exploitation, a country that has leapt from the ashes like a phoenix in a mere span […]

A country obsessed with fairness

“The following article is a rant on a country’s cultural obsession with fair complexion and the forever propelling fairness creams. An instilled commonwealth mind-set ide sync with the concept of beauty. Readers discretion advised.”

The year 2017 in a review- India

In the inception of the year 2017, numerous people made new year resolutions. Many failed to oblige, while some made waves in their pursuit of the resolutions. However, there were some […]