An online voice for a handwritten newspaper

According to the Wired magazine, the only handwritten newspaper in the world is in India. The Musalman has been published daily since 1927, written in Urdu by calligraphers known as katibs. According to the Handwritten Newspapers Project (handwrittennews.com), the only entry from India is the The Musalman, as registered on 15 July 2011. But that is not true. There is another…

Phones help empower women

In India, if true development has to be designed and pursued, it requires multi-stakeholder integration of issues and solutions. Kutch is the largest district in India with about two million people spread across 966 villages with 70% literacy. Kutch is also fast industrializing because of which, local communities say, crime and alcoholism have been rising.…

पड़ोसियों को जोड़ता सोशल मीडिया

मैं अपने सफर की शुरुआत एक ट्वीट के साथ करता हूं और अपनी ज्यादातर बैठकों, विचार-विमर्शो और यात्राओं के बारे में ट्विटर पर जरूर लिखता हूं। मेरा हर दौरा फेसबुक पर एक संक्षिप्त सफरनामे और तस्वीरों को अपलोड करने के साथ ही खत्म होता है। महज एक सामान्य ई-मेल के जरिये आप फेसबुक से जुड़…