India / Bharat

Bringing long-form journalism and original insights to everything India and Bharat.
Created 28 Sep 2021
  • Pieces Of A Puzzle
    08 Nov 2021 • 9 min read • 2 0
    Context, not content If you were told you had an hour or two to vacate your home forever, what would you take? Valuables, cash, and heirlooms? Suitcases of clothes, personal effects, and the like? Or ...
  • A Voyage Less Ordinary
    22 Oct 2021 • 9 min read • 3 0
    ‘Jimmy! Jimmy! Jimmy!’ ‘Aaja! Aaja! Aaja!’ So crooned Parvati Khan for the Bollywood superstar, Mithun Chakraborty, for his movie, Disco Dancer, in 1982. The movie catapulted Chakraborty to internatio...
  • What Is The Big Deal With The Idea Of India Anyway?
    09 Oct 2021 • 12 min read • 3 2
    The lingua franca of the world today, English, arrived in India in 17th century as the language of the traders from Britain. But after the East Indian Company solidified its presence and established c...
  • Welcome To India / Bharat
    07 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 0
    Hi and Namaste! I’m Garima, a New Delhi based journalist and writer. I have worked in a newsroom, travelled to various parts of the country for stories while working freelance, and most recently, wrot...
  • View More on Substack »