Under the big top, Indian circuses scramble to stay open

Two years after India’s Supreme Court banned child circus performers, circuses across the country are scrambling to keep the tents open.  Photojournalist Adeel Halim gives us an intimate look under the big top of the Rambo Circus.
May 20, 2013

Life at India’s Largest Laundry

If you send your clothes out to be washed in Mumbai, India, chances are good that they’ll end up here at Dhobi Ghat. But you won’t find any machines here. Close to 200 dhobis (traditional Indian laundrymen) wash clothes by hand in row upon row of concrete wash pens called ghats. The clothes are soaked […]
Aug 1, 2011