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Aunties and uncles

June 20th, 2013

Why do we call our elders ‘uncle’ or ‘aunty’? What is behind this habit of addressing unknown elders with respect?

Where is Home?

April 11th, 2013

Most children experience several cultures growing up in different countries. Mumbaikars, however, develop a culture that is uniquely their own.

Small talk, big deal

March 21st, 2013

Small talk can help pass a minute of your time, or do something more momentous, like forge a lifelong friendship.

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