Why Indian Truck Drivers Get Their Trucks Painted
VICE catches up with some Indian truck drivers to understand why they get their trucks painted in vivid imagery and text, and how it helps them find a little piece of ‘home’, when on the road.
Inside the Nepalese Human Trafficking Industry
Trigger Warning: Human Trafficking is the world’s second-largest criminal activity and it rakes in close to $32 billion dollars annually. We find out why the sex trafficking of women continues to be rampant along the Nepal-India border.
Life and Love in India: the Nupi Maanbi Relationships of Imphal
We meet with activist Santa Khurai, trans couple Helena and Vaskar, and Jenny Khurai to understand the realities and difficulties of finding love and maintaining relationships as trans women in Imphal.
KYA BOLTA BANTAI
The Birth of Gully Rap: Inside India’s Underground Hip-Hop Scene
Kya Bolta Bantai explores the evolution of the Mumbai rap scene, in coming to terms with its identity and embracing the gully. The journey from ‘Mere Gully Mein’ to Gully Boy has been a quick, meteoric one - and this is how it happened.
Going Green With...
Going Green - Benarasi Tart
Mikhail uses government-licensed bhang, butter, and biscuits to make this very simple cheese tart. It's super-potent though, so eat with caution.
VICE Talks Film
Anurag Kashyap and Vikramaditya Motwane talk about helming Netflix's 'Sacred Games'
VICE met up with the directors of 'Sacred Games', Netflix's first foray into originals in India. Veterans Anurag Kashyap and Vikramaditya Motwane explain their process to us.