Mumbai

Photography

Photographing Mumbai’s LGBT+ Communities as India Decriminalises Homosexuality

Magnum photographer Olivia Arthur documents fleeting moments of solitude and tenderness amongst the maelstrom of Mumbai in poignant series, 'In Private/Mumbai'.
Ryan White
4.15.19
Playlist

Week on Week: The VICE India Mixtape

A song for each day of the week, throwing in a mix of new releases and some #throwbacks too—everything from homegrown hip-hop to Bollywood (uh-no?) and K-pop—we gotchyu.
Naman Saraiya
4.12.19
Vice Guide to Right Now

An Indian Company Has Been Fined With Social Work For Parodying Hermès

Replacing the French giant's trademark logo with 'Herpes' will cost Impresario Entertainment mid-day meals and sanitary pads in Delhi's orphanages and foster care homes.
Pallavi Pundir
3.27.19
Music

Indian Hip-Hop’s Favourite Boy Naezy Returns With a Redux of His First Tune

The OG Gully Boy, known for his biting lyricism and inimitable flow, returns with a continuation to his debut single: “Aafat Waapas.”
Naman Saraiya
3.25.19
Playlist

Week on Week: The VICE India Mixtape

A song for each day of the week, throwing in a mix of new releases and some #throwbacks too—everything from homegrown hip-hop to Bollywood (uh-no?) and K-pop—we gotchyu.
Naman Saraiya
3.8.19
Drugs

This Stoner Got High Inside Mumbai Airport as an Act of Civil Disobedience

"I am more lazy than woke, so instead of marching the streets, smoking up in public places in order to normalise it suits me just fine."
As told to Zeyad Masroor Khan
3.6.19
Art

This Public Art Festival is Reclaiming the Indian Streets

St+art India, which has been transforming public spaces since 2012, is back with its latest edition in New Delhi.
Pallavi Pundir
2.28.19
lgbtqia

A Photographer Captured Intimate Portraits of a Trans Woman on the Brink of Transition

Mumbai-based Ajatshatru Singh’s series is an intimate exploration of Parineeta and her journey of gender reassignment.
Pallavi Pundir
2.18.19
Mumbai Pride March 2019

What Goes Into the Making of Mumbai Pride

A look at the people behind the Queer Azaadi Mumbai Pride March.
Navin Noronha
2.1.19
Snoozefest

A Capsule Changed the Way I Experience Sleep

A night inside a pod made me use the bed for what it’s really for.
Pallavi Pundir
1.22.19
Playlist

Week on Week: The VICE India Mixtape

A song for each day of the week, throwing in a mix of new releases and some #throwbacks too—everything from homegrown hip-hop to Bollywood (uh-no?) and K-pop—we gotchyu.
Naman Saraiya
1.18.19
Culture

10 Questions You Always Wanted to Ask a Wedding Emcee Script Writer

A job that involves turning family members into mobile apps, dressing up as ZooZoos, and managing to make people laugh despite hating weddings.
Parthshri Arora
12.19.18
0103