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Chhavi Sachdev

A group of students at the Calicut Medical College wanted to get people to speak more openly about menstruation. So they launched a poetry contest.
Mumbai’s dabbawallas, a lunch delivery collective, have begun gathering extra food from events and dropping it off with the homeless.
It’s a spring religious festival in India. People spatter each other with colored powder and spray lots of water. This year’s drought is changing the tradition — to the dismay of many.
When the rains come to Bangalore, India, residents have to navigate a bizarre urban hazard — a lake that froths up and fills the city with a toxic and sometimes flammable foam.