5 Movies that are eerily similar to Pokemon Go!

Pokemon Go is all over the place. Quite literally. Not that I am a Pokemon fan. But this ballyhoo sure reminds me of good ol’ cartoon network days. Pikachu is incredibly cute! And I am so blissfully submerged in 90s nostalgia that I couldn’t help writing this post. These 5 iconic 90s movies, I find, …

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Of caste, class, politics, and…food: Part II

Now that brings me to the other - this time accurate observation - in the article: Upper Caste Hindus (read Brahmins) and their austere Vegetarian food habits, which is their ‘superiority card’. A lot has been written about the ‘vegetarian fascism’ ever since the Modi Government came into power. Food - as I am sure …

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Of caste, class, politics, and…food: Part I

'In India, caste system ensures you are what you eat'... reads the headline of a rather engaging article I stumbled upon during my daily dosage of FaceBook scouring one of these days. The article is largely about a new trend in cookbooks, i.e. chronicling of traditional recipes according to caste rather than region. After giving …

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