Companies I have written for: National Geographic Traveller India Magazine | White Print - India's first lifestyle braille magazine | Our Better Word | Singapore Magazine | Mahindra XUV 500
COVID-19 lockdowns are a pressure cooker environment, and violence is spiking. An article on the increase of domestic violence cases during the coronavirus lockdowns.
Episode 9 of a climate change-focused podcast where I interview Jonathan Watts, the Guardian's global environment editor.
(I co-create the podcast)
A report on how small businesses operating in Jesmond are worried about their future - as is Jesmond Residents Association chair Kathy Cunningham.
Ayushi Shah surveys residents about the redevelopment of a century-old synagogue
Footfall at the Indian-themed event increased 20% year-on-year, reports Ayushi Shah
'Settle Anywhere' is a series dedicated to chronicling the lives of people whose idea of "home" has evolved with their various significant movements. We talk to some of these people to understand more about these movements and their influences on their work and life, and about how they manage to settle just about anywhere.
Poornima Sukumar is based in Bangalore but belongs everywhere. She is a muralist, community artist, illustrator and the founder/director of the brilliant Aravani Art Projec...
“When I am working on something, I need to give myself creatively as an artist and simultaneously think like a designer to make something functional.” - Bandana Jain
As soon as we enter Bandana Jain’s studio, we are greeted by a minimal, warmly lit set up. From the intricate sofa that we sit on to the multi-textured map of India that hangs right across us, every piece in her namesake studio reflects Bandana’s refined aesthetics and her love for sustainability. Tucked away in a 100 year-old building in South Mumbai, the studio, alongside its sister enterprise Studio Sylvn, creates furniture, installations and handcrafted décor products out of a rather unco...