Poulomi Das is a film, gender and culture writer and editor based in India. She writes about movies at the intersection of gender, identity, socio-political commentary, and sexual health. Her writing has been published in Arré, The Hindu Business Line, The Swaddle, and Business Insider.
As streaming behemoths like Netflix and Amazon fight to win the U.S. South Asian diaspora market, Indian streaming services are throwing their hats into the ring.
June 15, 2021
India's fantasy sports platform has captured the attention of the country's rabid cricket fandom. Now, it wants to be India’s only answer to sports.
June 14, 2021
The comedian — who stars in Judd Apatow's "The Bubble," out later this year — forged an industry for Indian comics.
June 07, 2021
The Brown queer community found camaraderie in Sridevi’s fun-loving but rebellious characters.
June 03, 2021
Byju Raveendran, a tutoring whiz and India’s youngest self-made billionaire, built India’s most valuable startup. But the story isn’t without controversy.
May 28, 2021
South Asian countries have historically viewed the Israel-Palestine conflict as a symptom of British interference. More recently, they balance economic ties with Israel, while supporting the Palestinian cause.
May 17, 2021
What’s the most effective way to convince people to give when a country is in crisis?
May 14, 2021
India’s elite continued to vacation in the island nations amid a raging pandemic.
May 11, 2021
With the country’s overburdened healthcare system focused on fighting COVID, non-COVID patients assume lowest priority.
May 05, 2021
A dancer, actor, and revolution all packed into one, Segal embodied carefree womanhood on and off screen.
April 27, 2021
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