Aditya Mirchandani

What it’s Like Identifying as Asexual on Valentine’s Day

A holiday all about romance, sex, and intimacy, we wanted to find out what Valentine’s Day is like for people who experience these things in more atypical ways.
Aditya Mirchandani
2.13.20
NSFW

The Weirdest Japanese Porn Trends We Wish We Never Saw

We razed the internet for the weirdest, most bizarre, and downright reprehensible subgenres of Japanese porn and fetishes, all so you don’t have to.
Aditya Mirchandani
2.12.20
The VICE Guide to Right Now

There’s A Movie About Africans Who Do Kung Fu To Kill Hitler

We met Sebastian Stein, the creator of the bizarre movie, and found out that the making of the film is just as entertaining as the film itself.
Aditya Mirchandani
2.7.20
Gaming

This Fortnite Game Wants to Teach Gamers What It’s Like to Give Aid During War and Disasters

Some of the challenges involve clearing minefields, skiing down slopes to deliver aid, and searching for civilians in a war-torn city.
Aditya Mirchandani
1.20.20
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Villa in Bali Is Under Investigation for Catering to Gay Men

This comes amid Indonesian authorities’ increasing intolerance towards the LGBTQ community. “Their website highlights the villa as specifically for the gay [community], here in Bali we don’t recognise that culture,” one official even said.
Aditya Mirchandani
1.16.20
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Man Accused of Raping Two Minors Shits Himself in Court

He refused to change his clothes, stinking up the whole courtroom.
Aditya Mirchandani
1.15.20
The VICE Guide to Right Now

TikTok Is Providing Unexpected Comic Relief During Australia’s Bushfires

Through viral dance videos and snarky satire, TikTok offers a flicker of light in the gloom and doom brought by the fires.
Aditya Mirchandani
1.9.20
On Our Radar

Meet the Malaysian Artist and Ice Hockey Player Who's All About Empowerment

For 22-year-old Dhaniya Illiani Yusof, “The truest form of empowerment is to do things genuinely for yourself without intending it to be a form of contempt or dedication to anyone or anything."
Aditya Mirchandani
Sharon Shum
12.20.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Chinese Women Are Now Tuning to Virtual Boyfriends for Love

More women are turning to virtual boyfriends who offer companionship at competitive prices, but the silhouette of a much bigger problem looms large.
Aditya Mirchandani
12.10.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Japanese Store Thought Period Badges for Their Female Staff Were a Good Idea

The badges depict Seiri-Chan, a popular manga character that personifies a woman’s period.
Aditya Mirchandani
12.2.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Dead Deer in Thailand Found With 7 Kilos of Trash in Its Stomach

This included garbage bags, instant noodle packets, and even underwear.
Aditya Mirchandani
11.30.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Teen Condemning Uighur ‘Concentration Camps’ in China Goes Viral on TikTok

The video starts as a makeup tutorial, but quickly turns into a criticism of the Chinese government.
Aditya Mirchandani
11.27.19
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