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Get ready for a full-on desi family to hit your television screen real soon (hopefully). CBS’s multi-camera comedy “Pandas in New York, written by Ajay Sahgal and directed by Mark Cendrowski, is about the lives of a family of Indian doctors in Manhattan.The Pandas have a successful practice in...
“Since 1851, obituaries in The New York Times have been dominated by white men,” writes the The New York Times. In honor of Women’s Day and for a series thereafter, the newspaper is attempting to correct past wrongs by honoring 15 remarkable women. They are releasing obituaries in a...
When I first came across Ami Desai's Instagram feed, I said here we go again, another drop-dead gorgeous desi woman I will never be as baddie as. However, a quick stalking session later I realized Desai is more than good looks with a well-curated social media feed.Her credentials as an...
Neal Chatha aka The PropheC, has found his biggest fan in none other than superstar Priyanka Chopra! The continuous pinging of messages from friends and fans woke up the artist at about 4 a.m. on Wednesday notifying him that Chopra tagged him in a post. "There are all these messages, 'Wow,...
March 8 is International Women's Day and the entire month of March is designated for Women's History. These are in place to single out a day or a month of the year to appreciate and holla at the women in our lives or our worlds who are striving and...
By guest contributor Hina Husain, @HinaTweetsNowAsk most people to name a Pakistani woman they’re familiar with, and odds are they’ll say Malala - a Pakistani activist for female education and the youngest person to ever receive the Nobel Peace Prize. If asked to name another prominent woman of Pakistani background,...
There is an annual Instagram project by the name of 36 Days of Type which is "a yearly open call inviting designers, illustrators and visual artists to share their view on the letters and numbers from our alphabet." Delhi-based illustrator and graphic designer Kruttika Susarla took on the 36...
Tia Bhuva knows her way around a saree, rather, a saree knows its way around her with her various and streamlined knowledge on how to best pin, pleat, and drape yards of cloth around herself.Bhuva first caught our eye when, on her Instagram page, she posted various saree drapings to...
Tantric sex is a Hindu practice that’s well over 5,000 years old, but its core philosophy is hardly outdated. What differentiates Tantra from how present-day society treats sex is that instant gratification is not prioritized. Rather, Tantra embodies more of a slow and steady wins the race/good things come to...
With thousands of followers on social media and a dynamic persona, to say that Vex King is a multi-talented person and new age influencer still doesn't truly summarize what he does. According to his site and in his own words, he’s a “jack of many trades.” The desi entrepreneur...