Life deals a hand to all of us. Some get the hand that sets them apart, for good. Others are dealt a hand that cripples them to their core. But, it is how you take your next move, defines you. Some crib and cry, whereas some put up the fight of their lives.  An evident …

The Cambridge English Dictionary defines fairy tales as a ‘traditional story written for children that usually involves imaginary creatures and magic’. Whether it is Mowglis’s lively relationship with the jungle and his upbringing with a pack of wolves, Snow White’s friendship with the dwarfs and the magic mirror, Peter Pan’s ability to fly and his …

How a group of working middle-class women are tackling garbage and patriarchy head on   “A group of travellers, after a day-long journey, reached a village tired and famished. As was the tradition, they went around the village asking for food. To their surprise, they had no luck in this endeavour as the villagers themselves …

Hidden away in the extreme corner of the country, Mizoram is filled with luscious green forests, a rolling hilly landscape, limitless love for football and an indomitable Mizo spirit. The state was officially born in 1987 and in more than thirty years from that historic date, currently, its million inhabitants can boast about the fact …

The flamboyant city of Gurugram juxtaposes Rajputana history and Haryanvi flavour with a contemporary, corporate and lavish lifestyle seldom witnessed in India. The ‘Millennium City’ is the hub for future financial and industrial developments vindicated by the ever-increasing offices of ‘Fortune 500’ companies, and more condominiums than you can Imagine. While the concrete jungle keeps …

India is a paradox. One of the fastest growing economies in the world, the high GDP growth rate often glosses over the stark injustice, inequality and discrimination that prevails and leeches into every nook and crevice of this bubbling cauldron of a country. The colossal economic disparity existing in India also sheds some light on …

Pablo Picasso once said, “The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away”. For 13 years, the passion, gift and purpose of Deepa Pant revolved around the apparel industry. An NIFT graduate, Deepa had a history of working in multiple sectors including merchandise, import-export and also …