LIFESTYLE

Fabric of Life On the Edge: The Endangered Weavers of Kotpad and Niyamgiri in Odisha

COVID-19 has had a devastating impact all over the world. While people in the United…

Padma Lakshmi’s Picture Book ‘Tomatoes for Neela’ to be Released on Aug. 31

Padma Lakshmi, bestselling author and host of Bravo’s “Top Chef” and Hulu’s “Taste the Nation,”…

To Marry or Not to Marry: Young Indian Americans Weigh In on the Issue Malala Yousafzai Raised

Pakistani Nobel laureate and global girls rights advocate Malala Yousafzai recently kicked up a social…

Shreya Gundelly Becomes First Indian American to Win Miss Wisconsin Teen USA Pageant

Shreya Gundelly, a second year pre-med student at New York University, was recently crowned Miss…

Girls Rights Activist Malala Faces the Wrath of Pakistani Social Media for Her Comment on Marriage

Making history is nothing new to Malala Yousafzai. From being airlifted out of her country…

Akshay Bhatia Gets First GProTour Victory by Winning 2021 Biggs Classic in North Carolina

Indian American teen Akshay Bhatia has got his first victory on the GProTour by winning…

The Big Fat Mid-Air Indian Wedding: How Rakesh and Dakshina Tied the Knot at 38,000 Feet

Moneyed Indians have been known to pull off the most extravagant and elaborate stunts on…

From Shantytown to Space: Jaykumar Vaidya’s Unlikely Journey From Mumbai Slum to NASA

This is no Bollywood masala film story. Twenty-four-year-old Jaykumar Vaidya’s journey from a slum in Mumbai to…

Yoga Can be Taught in Alabama Schools Sans ‘Namaste’ and ‘Om’ After a 30-year-old Ban is Lifted

Alabama has lifted its 30-year-old ban on teaching yoga in public schools. However, there are…

Nav Bhatia, the ‘Turbaned Guy’ Who Became the Face of NBA’s Toronto Raptors, Inducted Into Hall of Fame

It was a strange 2020-21 NBA season for Toronto Raptors fans who were forced to…

Jhumpa Lahiri’s ‘Whereabouts’ is a Compelling Look into a Mind Sequestered From Others

Reviewing “Whereabouts,” Indian American writer Jhumpa Lahiri’s third novel, her first written in Italian, feels like…

A Cruciferous Ode: All About Aloo-Gobi, the Cousin of Broccoli and Aunt of Cabbage

Main kya Karoon Ram mujhe Budha  mil gayaSab jo laaye phool budha gobi le ke…