We insist on meeting the dog before we even take the client on board. We spend some time with the dog, and look for some basic things like the weight and the fur quality of the dog. These observations give us a better idea of its health. Based on this we make necessary changes to the dog’s diet. We don’t sell a product. Ours is a very consultative approach.
After this Kochi-based auto rickshaw driver witnessed a young man’s death caused by potholes, he decided to do something that nobody else thought of doing or thought was necessary. This man on a mission is often ridiculed for what he does, but there are a few who know he has saved countless lives in the […]
Reading erotica in public is amusing, distracting and eventually awkward. I would know because I was sitting cross legged (so my style) in a coffee shop packed to its capacity, researching this piece, and hungrily looking for Indian erotica websites, which you should know and probably already know are non-existent. Erotica in India is like […]
Mental health is one of the most ignored aspects of healthcare. What makes the situation even more shameful is how differently all of us perceive mental health from physical health. If being hit by a bad bout of influenza or diarrhea is considered normal, then why is there so much stigma around being hit by clinical depression?
Every penny in your bank account is money you shouldn’t have worked for – Satish Raghuram, 39, English teacher, Bangalore Interviewed by Joseph Colin Listen to this travelogue by a 39-year-old English teacher from Bangalore who has been to 20 countries across the world and counting… However, travelling with a taste of local flavours wasn’t […]
I was quite independent even as a kid. I used to cook when I was in 3rd grade. It was nice, we were like a women-empowered house until my 10th grade. My mother remarried against the advice of everyone in the family, including me.
I could ask people to name the northeastern states and they won’t be able to. I could ask them to name the capitals and they won’t be able to. That’s the general lack of awareness about northeastern people that’s prevalent across the country.
The teachers at the school would punish my son for not doing well in class. There was no violence, but the punishments affected him mentally. When I and my husband realized what was happening, we put him in a local day school. With a smaller group of kids per class, we thought he would receive better attention from the teachers there.