We Asked Queer Indians How They First Learned About Sex

Porn, trial-and-error, Sidney Sheldon—LGBTQ+ youth tell us about their initiation into the world of sex and sexuality in a country where sex ed is either super-hetero or missing altogether.
Pallavi Pundir
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I Lost Myself to India's Chemsex Scene and Overdosed, but Survived to Tell the Story

In the chemsex scene, drug abuse is more than just a health hazard.
Sadam Hanjabam

Watch This Spider Nesting in a Man's Ear

It is only the latest in a long line of arachnid ear explorers.
Becky Ferreira

How India’s First Female Surfer Is Transforming a Little Village into a Paradise

From teaching the locals how to swim to holding skateboarding workshops for the village school, we spoke to Forbes Asia 30 under 30 honoree, Ishita Malaviya.
Shamani Joshi
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Opium-Addicted Parrots Keep Raiding Poppy Farms in India

Poppy farmers are being forced to guard their crops against the drug-addled birds, who get high off the narcotic effects of the plant.
Gavin Butler
The VICE Guide to Right Now

An Indian Man Is Suing His Parents for Conceiving Him Without His Consent

The man's mother said "that’s fine, but don’t expect me to go easy on you. I will destroy you in court.”
Gavin Butler

How the Drug War Eats the Poor

According to a new report by the NGO Health Poverty Action, prohibition drives poverty and criminality in places like Brazil and India.
JS Rafaelli

Ten Things You Always Wanted to Ask a Hand Model

"People don't realize it, but it's a lot of work. You have to keep your hands stiff and hold them in one place for hours."
Parthshri Arora

I Went to a Massive Camel Beauty Pageant In the Deserts of India

The sun was hot, but the competition was even hotter.
Lauren Razavi
Australia Today

An Isolated Island Tribe Killed the Missionary Trying to Convert Them

A young American preacher kayaked to North Sentinel Island to deliver the word of God. Days later he was lying dead on the beach.
Gavin Butler
Australia Today

Bus Driver Suspended for Letting A Monkey Drive

The monkey took the wheel for almost ten minutes.
Gavin Butler
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Tim Hortons Trying to Save India from Tim Hortons Knockoff

I dunno though, after the year Tim Hortons has had, maybe it’s time to give the reins to Tim Hottens.
Mack Lamoureux