Sree (left) with Suchandra and their cat Romeo

Crazy Little Thing Called Love

In light of the 2018 judgement on Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code, which made it clear that “social morality cannot violate the rights of even a single individual”, Reader’s Digest brings you a special Valentine’s Day feature
Voices & Views

Voting in the Digital Age

Coming up: The greatest reality show on earth

Illustration by Keshav Kapil
True Stories

Midnight's Fury: Memories Of A Horrifying Journey To India During Partition

Harbans Mahajan looks back at the hellish journey he and his family took to India in 1947, when he was six years old

Illustration by Serge Bloch
Odds and Ends

12 Amazing Facts About Salt

Facts about salt from the days of old

Books and Culture

Nature Can Be a Reward in Itself

The celebrated writer's simple philosophy towards life has stood him in good stead.

Art of Living

Apple Pick(l)ing

A wonder brew that is good for you

illustration by Priya Kuriyan
True Stories

The Day I Stopped Being an Indian

That wrenching feeling of signing your nationality away

Health & Wellness

Stop Diabetes In Its Tracks

Over 80 million people in India are on the edge of developing diabetes. Only permanent lifestyle changes can make the difference. Which road will you take?

Nirbhay, by Atul Dodiya, Exterior: Enamel paint on motorized metal roller shutter with iron hooks and brass letters, 108 x 72 in; Interior: Oil and acrylic on canvas, 87 x 61.5 in; 2012–2013 (Courtesy: Atul Dodiya)
Books and Culture

The Poignant But Ambiguous Commentary Of Atul Dodiya's Art

Dodiya often Roy Lichtenstein's pop art style to talk about women's issues, perhaps as a critique on how lightly they are taken

Humour

Breaking The Speed Limit

A troll getting trolled and a failed effort to ditch a holiday plan.

12 Healthy Food Myths Busted
Art of Living

12 Healthy Food Myths Busted

Before you make the switch to diet snacks, read between the labels

Won't You Be My Neighbour-and BFF?
True Stories

Won't You Be My Neighbour-and BFF?

After moving to the suburbs, I felt forlorn and friendless. That’s when I spotted her across the street—cool and confident, taking out the recycling

The Unforgettable Field Marshal Cariappa
Features

The Unforgettable Field Marshal Cariappa

A tribute to the legendary army man who embodied the courage and valour of the Indian soldier

A Lone Warrior Fights The Good Fight Against Caste-Based Oppression And Discrimination
True Stories

A Lone Warrior Fights The Good Fight Against Caste-Based Oppression And Discrimination

Degree Prasad Chouhan is a brave defender of the marginalized in the troubled state of Chhattisgarh

The Last Stand Of The Avengers
Books and Culture

The Last Stand Of The Avengers

April 2019 promises to be an exciting month for followers of books, films, entertainment shows and sports events