18 September, 2020

Mixed Shots

Nurses at Rajiv Gandhi Government Hospital, Chennai, pay tribute to Florence Nightingale on May 12, her 200th birth anniversary, celebrated as International Nurses Day
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Mixed Shots

In The Bedroom, Deer?

everything is possible in Mumbai, they say. You finish your supper, wash your dishes and retire for the night…only to find your roof crashing down and a deer next to you! That’s what happened to Savita Singh and her family, who live in a slum adjacent to IIT Bombay. But the herbivore was not parkouring on rooftops before it landed in their single-room house—it was fleeing a hungry leopard. The deer, presumably relieved to have escaped the cat’s clutches, remained calm and was easily rescued.

Mera Indian-American Mahan

If Indian-Americans can set high standards of achievement, they can also plumb the depths of chicanery. Rajvinder Singh, who runs Apna Bazar in California, has been charged for...



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