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Leaving tiger watching to raise rice Ecologist Debal Deb, who did his post-doctoral research from IISc in…
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A man's man Shivananda Khan spent his life speaking up for men who have sex with men.
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Tongue-in-cheek comments
Cut the khap

Cut the khap

Kim Arora | July 20, 2013
Dressed in jeans? Feasting on chowmein? A Twitter parody of a disapproving khap panchayat is ready with a rap on the knuckle that makes you chuckle.
powr puff WOMEN
High learning, 'low' work

High learning, 'low' work

T Ramavarma | July 20, 2013
Kerala may have a record literacy rate for women but their numbers are growing only in low-paying jobs.
Inner City
Dharavi asia's largest puzzle

Dharavi asia's largest puzzle

Sowmya Rajaram | July 20, 2013
An eyesore of blue tarpaulin, or a complex warren teeming with promise and enterprise? Describe it how you will but there's no denying its…
PIL POPPER
Angry young petitioners

Angry young petitioners

Madhavi Rajadhyaksha | July 20, 2013
Meet some of India’s youngest PIL crusaders who have exchanged lazy café sessions for the grind of litigation work.
Voice of the poor
Film fighters

Film fighters

Archana Khare Ghose | July 20, 2013
Video volunteers have been shooting short, candid film clips on official apathy.
Women workforce
Chick-list for economic growth

Chick-list for economic growth

Persis Khambatta | July 20, 2013
Earn-and-learn vocational schemes can encourage more Indian women to enter the workforce.
RICE MAN
Leaving tiger watching to raise rice

Leaving tiger watching to raise rice

Ashok Pradhan | July 20, 2013
Ecologist Debal Deb, who did his post-doctoral research from IISc in Bangalore, started his folk rice gene bank Vrihi in 1997.
India's obsession with fair skin
My baby whitest

My baby whitest

Shobita Dhar | July 20, 2013
The desire for ‘gora’ babies has many Indian couples opting for Caucasian egg donors.
TOO BIG FOR THEIR BOOTS
Tall tales

Tall tales

Sharmila Ganesan Ram | July 20, 2013
For India's tallest family, life is about finding shoes that fit to cinema seats with legroom.
ORGANIC GROWTH
The magician's way

The magician's way

Amarnath Tewary | July 20, 2013
A farmer uses his fertile imagination to promote organic farming in Bihar.

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