And the world went airborne

Something to write home about

Every day is a ping-pong game with my family back in India about whether or not I should decide to hop on a 22-hour direct flight back home because who knows if it is safe to travel?
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When women lead

Something to write home about

I am the youngest member of my family of four. For years, I wanted to do exactly what my sister did — wear her clothes, listen to her music, read her books.
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Eat your heart out

Fresh Off the BART

This is the power of breaking bread. It’s why negotiations about everything from business to politics have been done over meals for thousands of years.
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Tall tales of India’s press

Something to write home about

It would be too much to ask that certain events in India not infuriate me — but all I want is to get live, accurate and relevant updates with the same frequency and urgency as I get them in India.
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