Nila Choudhury

Nila Choudhury is a clinical psychology doctoral student with a love of all things Harry Potter. She is a New Yorker born and raised, as evidenced by her pizza addiction. She uses her encyclopedic knowledge of useless Bollywood and urban desi information for good and fights off rishta aunties with endless degrees. Stay #Reckless with Nila on Twitter!
Win VIP Tickets to catch Sunidhi Chauhan and Badshah on their North American Tour

Win VIP Tickets to catch Sunidhi Chauhan and Badshah on their North American Tour

Bollywood’s sweetheart, Sunidhi Chauhan is joining forces with bad boy Badshah for a brand new North American tour! Titled “The Electric Tour” Chauhan and Badshah have plans for a power-packed show in every city.The...
Tracking Badshah’s Career Through his Hits

Tracking Badshah’s Career Through his Hits

Indian rapper, Badshah has rapidly gained popularity in the last few years. The “Tareefan” singer has dropped hit after hit and fans can’t stop dancing to his tracks. In his short career, Badshah has...
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Imran Khan Releases ‘KnightRidah’ After One Year Hiatus

A year after his popular track "President Roley," singer Imran Khan releases "Knightridah."The Punjabi artist from the Netherlands is back with his signature blend of Punjabi hip-hop, house, Dancehall, and R&B. The title of...
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The Men of #MeToo: A Look at Industry Men Who Faced Harassment

Actress Tanushree Dutta ignited the #MeToo movement in India, one that is barreling through the various industries as more and more women come out daily with stories of sexual harassment.In fact, a few leading male...
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Indo-British Singer Juggy D’s ‘Get Down’ Marks his Move into Punjabi Hip-Hop

Indo-British singer and urban desi music legend Juggy D experiments with the different side of his music by stepping onto the Punjabi hip-hop scene. He is teaming up with producer Rishi Rich for his...

Top Chef’s Fatima Ali Pens Moving Essay About her Cancer

Former "Top Chef" contestant Fatima Ali revealed in a moving op-ed in Bon Appétit magazine this month that her cancer has returned and she has a year to live.Ali was diagnosed last year with Ewings Sarcoma,...

New York Mets Host Their First Muslim-American Day

The New York Mets hosted their first ever Muslim-American Day at their home stadium, Citi Field.The New York Mets vs. Florida Marlins baseball game began with a pre-game ceremony where over 800 Muslims were...

Deepika Padukone Releases her Most Emotional Video Yet Regarding Depression

Award-winning actress Deepika Padukone opens up about her depression in an emotionally raw video for the Indian mental health organization The Live Love Laugh Foundation, which she founded.Padukone's story was first posted anonymously on The...
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The Slow Rise of India’s #MeToo Movement

A year after the #MeToo movement began in the United States, its rippling effects have finally hit the Indian entertainment industry.Former Ms. India Universe and actress Tanushree Dutt came forward with accusations of sexual assault against...

Vijay Gupta and Raj Jayadev Win MacArthur Genius Grants

The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Fellowship honor exceptionally talented creatives from a wide range of fields each year. The foundation has selected 25 stars this year, including violinist Vijay Gupta and community organizer Raj Jayadev. Gupta is a 31-year-old violinist...