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Vol 7 Issue 6, Feb 5 - 11, 2016
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View from above
View from above

Taking her first paramotor ride over Guwahati, Natalia Ningthoujam turns nostalgic. She was in the city after 20 years for a cultural festival and notes that two good things have not changed

  Posted    08-Feb-2016    Vol 7 Issue 6
Moving kitchens
Moving kitchens

Street food is staging a comeback in Kerala after a lull, says Sanu George, who finds the modern van-turned-kitchen to be clean with facilities ensuring that the food is cheap and hygienic  

  Posted    08-Feb-2016    Vol 7 Issue 6
Firm child
Firm child

One thing that the civilized world admires in Irom Sharmila is her refusal to give up the fight. Even as a child she was very firm, says a book on her by Anubha Bhonsle. Here is an excerpt

  Posted    08-Feb-2016    Vol 7 Issue 6
Cure all
Cure all

Since nearly 18 % of India’s rural population has no access to health care now, experts explore the underlying challenges of delivering on the promise of “health for all”, says Vivek Ratnakar

  Posted    02-Feb-2016    Vol 7 Issue 5
Rural service
Rural service

Giving up a corporate job, Sanchaita Gajapati Raju - activist, lawyer, political scientist and filmmaker - works in villages. Clean drinking water and sanitation are her priorities, she says

  Posted    02-Feb-2016    Vol 7 Issue 5
Intriguing palace
Intriguing palace

Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur, which is now a Taj group property, has been named the best hotel. Head there to revel in the luxury of a bygone era and have a royal feel, says Somrita Ghosh

  Posted    02-Feb-2016    Vol 7 Issue 5
Sweet Punjab
Sweet Punjab

On the highways of Punjab, motorists stop at places where local farmers make fresh jaggery or gur and also shakkar (powdered gur), says Jaideep Sarin capturing the season’s taste and flavour

  Posted    23-Jan-2016    Vol 7 Issue 4
Embers of cloth
Embers of cloth

Despite modern heating gadgets flooding the market, Kashmiris still use Kangri, which is an earthen pot filled with red-hot charcoal. They even carry it inside their dress, says Shamshad Ali

  Posted    16-Jan-2016    Vol 7 Issue 3
Saviour CM
Saviour CM

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav is winning hearts. In the latest, he got a surgery done on a four-year-old girl to remove a football size tumour from her head, says Mohit Dubey

  Posted    16-Jan-2016    Vol 7 Issue 3
A new life
A new life

The way women of Rajnat clan in Rajasthan’s Bandersindri village gave up their traditional sex work to turn a new leaf in life and also their men stopped pimping was amazing says Abha Sharma

  Posted    11-Jan-2016    Vol 7 Issue 2
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