Profiles

Microsoftie Nadella

Microsoftie Nadella

After a prolonged and much publicized search, technology behemoth Microsoft selected Indian American, and longtime Microsoft veteran, Satya Nadella, as its next CEO. Nadella follows the hallowed footsteps of Steve Ballmer and founder Bill Gates as only the third CEO...
Aziz Ansari: Comedy and Commentary

Aziz Ansari: Comedy and Commentary

I was walking in downtown San Francisco, one evening, when I overheard two men talking: “I hate technology. I forwarded the email to her, and she posted it on …” It seemed to be a discussion about singles, dating, and technology and the first person that came to...
Patti Tripathi: Suited to Succeed

Patti Tripathi: Suited to Succeed

Ever since my younger sister was born nineteen years ago, I saw her grow from an innocent, naive little girl into the strong, confident young woman that she is today. She had the privilege of growing up in a family and a society that encouraged her to pursue her...
Farhan Akhtar on Bhaag Milkha Bhaag

Farhan Akhtar on Bhaag Milkha Bhaag

Geetika Pathania Jain: Really delighted that you could make yourself available to India Currents readers for an exclusive interview. We are really excited about your upcoming film and your role in the film as Milkha Singh. Do you want to tell us a little bit about how...
Chronicles of Culture

Chronicles of Culture

The Encyclopedia of Hinduism (EH)—perhaps, and strangely—the world’s first comprehensive encyclopedia on Hinduism, was launched in India in a 11 volume series with 7,216 pages. The preview ceremony held on the banks of the Ganges in Hardwar during the Kumbh Mela had...