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Real India
Just Not Cricket

A jealous woman cricketer allegedly sends threatening messages to a young rival

24 January 2014
Real India
Alphabet Soup for the Soul

Which Bhagat Tarachand do you want to dine at: B,G,K,R or S?

16 January 2014
Out to Save Holy Cows

After police turned up with VHP activists to arrest local butchers for slaughtering cows, a Muslim group in a Gujarat village launched a cow protection campaign

20 December 2013
India’s Short at the Oscars

Twenty-two-year-old Bombay native Subhashish Bhutiani has always wanted to make films. Now, his short film Kush is in the running for an Oscar

18 December 2013
The YouTube Guru of Small Things

Meet Wilbur Sargunaraj, the man who showed the world how to use the Eastern toilet

18 December 2013
The Asianist

Writing about South East Asia, Tash Aw explores the confusion of new personal and political freedoms, privileging emotional authenticity over exotic detail

24 November 2013
Real India
Vada Pav: Zara Hatke

While the classic recipe remains strong, experimental versions of the vada pav are gaining traction

18 October 2013


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