Indian people

Indian actors don’t behave like Indians: Farrukh Dhondy | Hindi movie news

British-based Indian-born novelist and screenwriter Farrukh Dhondy claims that Bollywood films are not at all popular with Western audiences and that Indian people will watch them. Dhondy has scripted films like Aamir Khan-starrer ‘Mangal Pandey – The Ascension’, ‘Kisna’ and has also been creatively associated with Shekhar Kapoor “Queen of the bandits”. “Although everyone says […]

Indian reservation

Responses to Rosebud Indian Reservation story: ‘No one cares because no one realizes these people exist’

While blogging here last week, I recently wrote a Stanford Medicine magazine story on the catastrophic health statistics of the Rosebud Indian Reservation in South Dakota. My piece came after following a group of Stanford students who travel there every year to volunteer and learn about health disparities in the United States. Although heartbreaking and […]