articles by Anu Prabhakar

India

For recovered coronavirus patients, pain and anxiety are constant partners; doctors grapple with long-term impacts of disease

One recovered coronavirus patient, requesting anonymity, described it as being stuck in a humourless game of Snakes and Ladders.

Life

Tickets from Aarey: Mumbai artist's initiative is a reminder of the cost of development

Vikram Dhembare turns fallen leaves from Mumbai's Aarey Colony into art to raise awareness about climate change and try and save the remaining trees.

Life

Storytelling for Gen Z: How Yuvaa is centering conversations, content on identity and mental health

The objective behind Yuvaa is to empower children by getting them to speak up about identity and mental health-related issues, which they are otherwise not prompted to do

Life

Ram, Janu and Gulbonda: How Tamil movie 96 and social media saved a small Kerala startup

Calicut-based Gulbonda makes and sells wooden dolls. Founders Ritwik Mekkayil and Pallavi M talk about how the cast of the movie, and social media, saved the business from closure and the struggles of a small-city startup