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For Immigrant Families, WhatsApp Is a Lifeline — and a Rare Connection to the Worlds They Left Behind

Priya Shah, 25, wakes up most mornings to the constant ping of WhatsApp messages. Bleary-eyed, the London-based accountant will grab her phone from her bedside…

On India’s New Hit Film About Men Who Are Scared to Roam the Streets, and the Growing Trend of…

In the opening shots of the trailer for the Bollywood movie Stree, a group of men are huddled together in darkness, whispering about a notorious…

These Struggling Indian Barbers Found a Ticket to Viral Success: ASMR Head Massage Videos

The small town of Pushkar is situated in the northwest of India, wrapped around a sacred lake that’s long inspired pilgrimages from around the country,…

The Campaign to Force India to Confront Its Epidemic of Male Child Sexual Assault

Five-year-old Abhhydday (Abby) loved animals. Every day at his mother’s urging, he’d walk down to the local nature park in Patiala, India, to chase rabbits,…