India

Music

Daytimers is hosting a livestream in solidarity with India's farmers

Ahead of their 24-hour fundraiser, the South Asian music collective have curated a playlist of talent from across the diaspora.
Frankie Dunn
3.12.21
Fashion

Supriya Lele’s photography book transports you to her ancestral homeland

Created in collaboration with Jamie Hawkesworth, ‘Narmada’ is a touching ode to the Central Indian river and the people that call its banks home.
Mahoro Seward
12.15.20
Music

India’s young metal scene is furiously raging against a corrupt government

We speak to members of the underground subculture making anti-capitalist music fuelled by discontent.
Jak Hutchcraft
7.28.20
News

How India’s TikTok ban has displaced its 200M users

With the sudden loss of their platform and income, TikTok stars are fleeing to local competitors.
Briony Wright
7.17.20
Music

10 things you need to know about the boundary-blurring rap goddess NAYANA IZ

The India-born, London-raised artist's new single “How We Do” bangs.
Frankie Dunn
1.20.20
Beauty

the make up artists fighting back against india's skin bleaching industry

Light skin and the products used to achieve it have long been ingrained within South Asian culture, but a new generation are finally rejecting colourism.
Tom George
10.31.19
Beauty

the body shop launches fair trade recycled plastic scheme

The beauty brand unveils its approach to tackle the industry’s plastic problem, and help improve the lives of waste workers in the process.
Shannon Peter
5.14.19
Fashion

do you know where your cotton comes from?

We want to know what's gone into our soup — why not our clothes too? A new film from Volcom explores the benefits of organic cotton.
Jack Sunnucks
4.22.19
Fashion

meet india's first trans runway model

Anjali Lama tells i-D about growing up in rural Nepal, her advocacy for trans rights, and being selected from hundreds to walk in Mumbai's fashion week.
Tasnim Ahmed
3.18.19
Culture

the women taking on india's sexual harassment problem

Pretika Menon's photographs of female musicians and rappers questions the practice known as 'eve teasing.'
Nadya Agrawal
1.7.19
News

india has made history by decriminalizing gay sex

The landmark ruling is being celebrated as a huge step forward for human rights in the country.
Roisin Lanigan
9.6.18
Culture

why is it still taboo for men to hold hands?

While male friends holding hands is stigmatised in the UK, in India it’s normal. Photographer Vincent Dolman captured men of every age on the streets of India, holding hands.
Georgie Wright
8.3.18
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