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One Indian man says he's addicted to Netflix

‘Netflix Addiction’ Surges in India as Streaming Becomes More Popular

Doctors in India say they are beginning to see patients seeking treatment for what they are calling ‘Netflix addiction.’CNN reports that a 26-year-old man...
Vintage Air India Posters

These Vintage Air India Posters are Iconic

It was on October 15, 1932, that Tata Airlines — which would later become Air India — was first founded. We’re using this anniversary...
Middle grade novels

Four Middle-Grade Novels by South Asian Authors to add to Your Shelf

One of the more pleasant and most needed changes in the publishing world in recent years has been the uptick of middle grade novels...
Indian women entrepreneurs

Where are India’s Female Tech Entrepreneurs?

India may have transformed itself into a tech hub over the last three decades, but there’s still one thing that’s glaringly absent: women founders...
A scene from "The Other Love Story"

Four LGBTQ Web Series to Check out for National Coming Out Day

Happy National Coming Out Day! Every year since 1988, Americans across the country celebrate the power of coming out as a member of the...
A 1972 film about Indians in Britain

This 1972 Hindi Documentary Highlighted the Diversity of London

It’s not hard to find documentaries made by English people about India, or its cities and religions. Now, thanks to the British Film Institute,...
Starbucks is forcing an Indian coffee chain to change its name.

Starbucks is Forcing a Small Indian Coffee Chain to Change Its Name

Thanks to legal action from Starbucks, a three-year-old New Delhi-based coffee chain will soon be changing its name.The coffee shops that had been known...
documentary photographers to know

South Asian Documentary Photographers to Keep on Your Radar

Documentary photography has always been a vital art form, now more than ever. Here are some of the names from South Asia and the South...
Lesbian couple in India permitted to live together

Southern Indian Court Rules Lesbian Couple can Live Together

A high court in the southern Indian state of Kerala has ruled on the side of a lesbian couple who said they had the...
Indians are optimistic about the future

Indians are Much More Optimistic About the Future Than Americans

Indians are far more confident about the future than their American counterparts.That’s according to a survey by Pew Global Research released on September 18....