Atiya Hussain

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Malegaon Magic

When director Faiza Ahmad Khan set out to capture this town’s passion for film spoofs, things just fell into place: the funding, a slew of awards, a theatre release. Almost like the way Malegaon’s films get made—miraculously

The Foreign Hand

As home births come into vogue, pregnant Indians get a helping hand from overseas women who know just how it is done

The Dosa Man of New York

Seven years on, another visit to the city’s most famous streetside dosa stall reveals a Thirukumar Kandasamy who has retained everything that made him great, except the modesty