Only In The Movies, by Rick Desai

Despite winning Hollywood’s highest awards, Slum Dog Millionaire did not impress many in India. In fact, it was found offensive. The criticism came from all sides. As Amitabh Bachchan, a

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Uttarakhand, by Matt French

After three months, my fiancé Sophie and I (we were fortunate to be placed with the same organization) have more or less adjusted to life here – quite a bit

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Strength in Numbers, by Suzanne Rizzo

At the end of my most bizarre week in India, I’m finding it difficult to express my jumbled emotions. The week has been nothing but constant contradictions, the most significant

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India with Strangers, by Neela Pal

“What is it about Calcutta’s poverty that attracts journalists, filmmakers, travel writers and curious visitors?…As New Yorkers know, great cities can inspire – and sometimes depress – their inhabitants. So

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In the Field, by Sarah Hine

Welcome to Kaza, possibly the remotest place in which you have ever known someone to reside! I arrived the last week of May for a field visit to the

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