Shamani Joshi

Weed

Study Finds People Who Smoke Weed Are More Likely to Have 'False Memories'

Even just one hit of weed doubled their chances of recollecting something that didn’t really happen or was different from the way it happened.
Shamani Joshi
2.18.20
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Myanmar Doctor's Medical License Was Revoked Over 'Sexy' Facebook Photos

The Myanmar Medical Council felt the doctor-turned-model went against the "Burmese tradition" by posting pictures in bikinis and tight dresses.
Shamani Joshi
2.3.20
The VICE Guide to Right Now

People Can Exchange Trash for Free Food at India's First 'Garbage Cafe'

All the plastic waste collected will be recycled and used to build stronger roads.
Shamani Joshi
7.22.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Pakistani Politician Mistakes Video Game Plane for Reality, Praises Pilot for 'Narrow Escape'

Khurram Nawaz Gandapur tweeted out a video of a plane avoiding collision, only to be told that it was computer graphics from the GTA V video game.
Shamani Joshi
7.9.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Indian Footballer Sunil Chhetri Just Beat Messi to Become the Second Highest International Goal Scorer

The veteran Indian forward just took his tally up to 70 goals.
Shamani Joshi
7.9.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Guy Who Forced Taiwanese Flight Attendants to Wipe His Ass Is Dead

The world's most difficult airline passenger passed away in Thailand.
Shamani Joshi
4.23.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Israeli Scientists Just Created the World's First 3D-Printed Heart

What a time to be alive.
Shamani Joshi
4.18.19
Sports

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 scratch beneath the surf-ace of Forbes Asia 30 under 30 2019 honouree, Ishita Malaviya.
Shamani Joshi
4.11.19
VICE Votes

India’s First-Time Voters Tell Us What They Want From This Election

As 45 million new, young voters prepare to exercise their right, VICE India speaks to some of them about how they feel.
Shamani Joshi
4.9.19