The Milk Banks of Mumbai

Haima Deshpande

Government hospitals store breast milk for newborns whose mothers can’t feed them

Confessions of a Stock Broker

There is no such thing as an honest stockbroker

Death of the Urban Village

Mumbai’s Shanghai dream involves ‘saving’ Dharavi by first razing it. As this extract shows, this benefits nobody more than the corrupt builder-politician lobby

At Long Last

The Bandra-Worli sea link, the country’s most astonishing bridge, is ready to open after an astonishingly long wait

Picking the Poor for Pictures

The images chronicle Mumbai’s underclass—migrants who pour into the city’s entrails from various parts of Maharashtra and other states

Down Slumdog Street

The artist takes inspiration from the workday scenes of zari workers and women before stoves in shanties


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