This was during the times I was still in hiding. From myself, mostly.
Every interaction with the LGBT community in India is defining and transformative.
Had he not fallen in love, this tale would’ve had a different purpose.
Gopi is an artist out of time.
Myna Mukherjee, the show’s master-mind and master-eye, cites the recent Delhi rape case as having provided the impetus to launch this pan-Indian tour.
"Bombay Talkies" has four stories by four celebrated filmmakers. Each of these stories has a distinct stamp of its director.
If there is one thing that supposedly defines the purity of your love for your partner – it probably would be monogamy.
Being LGBT is a struggle for many. LGBT folks are discriminated, hurt, ridiculed and constantly stigmatized outside and within the community itself. Imagine if some of them are dyslexic too
Cop come to party.
My friends party.
He say to us that it is chakka party.
The hunt was simply amazing. Out in the sun after a long time, we did crack interesting clues like the first one.
I'm new to town, and despite my American nationality, incredibly new to American gay culture.
I'd heard there was a gay pride event going on and was impressed that it was happening in a country that has become known as 'the world's worst place to be gay.'
I once dreamed that I rode a wave to Sri Lanka. If I were a character in Samit Basu’s Turbulence, I wonder what my superpower would be.
On this World AIDS day 1st December 2012, the sexual minority groups in Mumbai under the aegis of Queer Azaadi Mumbai (QAM) send our best wishes to our fellow community members in Uganda.
"Homo Hetero Bhai Bhai" rang one slogan at the Queer Pride assembled at Barakhamba Road on Sunday.
My best friends find it hard to believe that I have never been in a relationship long enough to even call it that – a relationship. They’ve always told me that I’m a catch.
When I thought of meeting you,
My heart jumped and my trepidation grew
I thought we’d wait,
I thought I’d have time to sit and anticipate.
Yet, you thought otherwise…
Like bumping my toe against obstructive wood,
I savour the pain, instead of doing as I should.
I ache and ache,
But I refuse to break.
The act brought about …
Quarantine, the short story after which the novel is named, features a man who is still bitter towards his grandfather for being ungrateful and insensitive to his mother, the only person in the family who takes care of him.
Case in point - the recent non-stop debate about Aamir Khan and his show Satyamev Jayate. There was no space that was not marked by the debate.