Sara Hussain

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Chuski Pop: A podcast for desi feminists and brown girls with sass

A new online platform celebrates the aspects of desi-ness that brown women once felt ashamed of.<p>What does a desi feminist look like? According to …

Feminism

Cosplaying warriors, these girls are fighting established norms

During the two hours 23-year-old Sara Khan will spend getting her body painted a subliminal blue on Sunday morning, in that stillness of posture, her …

Anime

Class IV book suggests pupils to kill kitten for experiment, taken off shelves

Excerpts from a Class IV environmental science textbook that suggest students to “kill a kitten” as part of an experiment have gone viral on social …

Pune: This Diwali, Berlin artist to light up Shaniwarwada fort

On October 27 and 28, Geist will be video-mapping Pune’s historical structure Shaniwarwada fort.<p>Written by Garima Mishra | Pune |<p>Happy Eid ul-Fitr …

India to give tourists free SIM cards

India is set to hand out free SIM cards to tourists on arrival. That's a bigger deal than you think. For years, visitors to the country had to endure …

India

India's new reforestation law ignores indigenous people, analysts say

MUMBAI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A new Indian law to boost reforestation across the country ignores the importance of indigenous people in conserving land and tramples on their rights, analysts and activists said.<p>India’s upper house of parliament passed a bill late on Thursday that would give …

Forests

Crowd funding to give 36 Mumbai railway stations a makeover

21 stations on the Western line and 15 on the Central line will be cleaned and painted between October 2 and 8; NGOs, corporates and volunteers will …