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Textiles a lucrative option

By Ranjan K Baruah One of the basic needs for any human being is clothes. From basic need to luxury, clothing has changed over the years. From tradition to modern age, textile has been an important part of our lives. Clothes are

‘I want everyone to read the book’

Afghanistan-born Nemat Sadat is an activist and journalist currently based in the US. He is the first native from Afghanistan to have publicly come out as gay and campaign for LGBTQIA rights among Muslims worldwide. Holder of six

Home is where hearth is

Mechukha diary The warmth of the hearth in a home stay makes one feel closer to loved ones. The crackling of the burning wood, the embers near the jamb and the bits of ashes flying around are reminiscent of the moments spent with near

On the trail of Rumi in city of love

Sufi mystic Rumi breathed his last in Konya, a city in central Turkey, where he chose to live By Sujoy Dhar When we are gone, do not look for our tomb in earth, but find it in the hearts of people. — Mevlana Rumi These words of

Explore winter fashion

By Ranjan K Baruah We have published articles related to fashion industry in general and on fashion communication. In this edition, we will publish details about knitwear design, which is also part of fashion career. There is no doubt

Check your cheese fetish

By Maneka Sanjay Gandhi Every October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Every year several million women die of breast cancer. My mother died of it. Many of my friends have it. Some have had their breasts removed. Some are undergoing

Where two faiths meet

Mechukha diary The harmony between two faiths in Mechukha is perfectly set amid the pristine nature — the bounteous sky, the overwhelming mountains and the clear water of the Siang. The Tap Asthan of Shri Guru Nanak Dev Ji lies around

Driving change to improve lives

‘Cab Dost’, a Bengaluru-based start-up, helps taxi drivers secure their future by providing them different financial services By Burton Bollag Yamuna Sastry is working to improve the lives of cab drivers in India, including those

New-age fashion job

By Ranjan K Baruah We are aware about the importance of communication in our life and career. Communication is a must for all of us and at the same time it has connection with fashion too. When we say communication and fashion then one