Desi O’ Desi: What ya, WhatsApp ya!

By Anu Chitrapu INDIA New England News Columnist There was a New York Times article that talked about how desis love to wish each other good...

O Desi! My Desi: The Best Part of Being a Desi in America

By Anu Chitrapu INDIA New England News Columnist The best part of being Desi in America is we get to celebrate both Indian and American festivals. In...

Should Jallikattu, the traditional bull taming sport in Tamil Nadu, be banned or not?

By Anu Chitrapu INDIA New England News Columnist BOSTON--The past weeks have seen a lot of protests in the state of Tamil Nadu, against the ban...

O Desi! My Desi: From Costco to Chennai This Summer

By Anu Chitrapu (Editor's note: We are pleased to introduce a new monthly column to our readers: O Desi! My Desi! by Anu Chitrapu. Anu...

O Desi! My Desi: Prom Time Tales

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O Desi! My Desi: The Best Thing We Love About Shopping is Our Ability...

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O Desi! My Desi: Back to School Blues (or Yellows)

By Anu Chitrapu INDIA New England News Columnist Summer is gone and we are all in the middle of back-to-school blues. Those lovely mornings where you...

Desi O’ Desi: How Can You Make Your Next Event Earth Friendly

By Anu Chitrapu It is great that there are so many events run by the Indian community in the greater Boston area. Music shows, poetry...

Women, Temples and Traditions: The Sabarimalai Conundrum

By Anu Chitrapu BOSTON--On September 28, 2018, the Supreme Court of India ruled that women of any age should be allowed to visit the Sabarimalai...

A First Look at Chennai–II: Working in relief operations gave me lessons in strategy

By Anu Chitrapu INDIA New England Columnist BOSTON--While in Chennai I had the opportunity to work with an amazing team of volunteers who helped with the...

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