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Lhendup G Bhutia

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Science
How the Obese Threaten World Food Security

Our growing waistlines mean the equivalent of 242 million extra people on Earth

25 June 2012
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Art & Culture
The Little Girl Who Refuses to Age

As the Amul moppet in her polka-dotted frock turns 50, the story of her journey as an advertising icon

25 June 2012
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Art & Culture
Citizen Aamir

Amid pauses longer than his answers, the superstar with a conscience responds to criticisms of his new TV show and talks about measuring success by the number of hearts he touches

17 June 2012
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India
No Country for Dead Men

The peculiar real estate crisis that Indian minorities face in burying their dead

26 May 2012
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Art & Culture
Red Alert: College Street in Danger

An ‘evil’ mall is coming up on this iconic street in Kolkata that is considered the world’s largest second-hand book market

17 May 2012
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Living
Seed Capital

Meet India’s sperm donors

09 May 2012
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Living
Sits, Shoots and Leaves

This photographer started taking black-and-white portraits of commuters on local Mumbai trains 18 months ago. An exhibition and a book later, he still can’t stop

06 May 2012
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Real India
The Forgotten Cemetery

Built in 1907, this graveyard contains ashes of Japanese traders and sex workers

16 April 2012
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Living
The Twain Do Not Meat

Tandoori versus asado. To visiting Argentinean polo players, taken out for lunch by Open, it’s a no-contest

16 April 2012
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World
The Mind of a Self-Immolator

On 22 March, Jamphel Yeshi, a 27-year-old Tibetan, burnt himself to death in protest against Chinese oppression in Tibet. He had decided on it 10 days ago. What happened in between?

09 April 2012

Authors

Mehr Tarar

Mehr Tarar is a well-known Pakistani columnist and author

Nanditha Krishna

Nanditha Krishna is a historian, author and environmentalist, and director of the CPR Institute of Indological Research in Chennai

Makarand R Paranjape

Makarand R Paranjape, director, Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla, is the author of the forthcoming book Swami Vivekananda: Hinduism and India’s Road to Modernity

Sumantra Bose

Sumantra Bose is Professor of International and Comparative Politics at the London School of Economics and Political Science. His next book, Secular States, Religious Politics: India, Turkey, and the Future of Secularism, will be published in early 2018 by Cambridge University Press

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