Two years ago, I came to Japan with a broken digestive system. My body was mad at me. What have you been eating? Why are you doing this to me? I’m in so much pain. Even my mother sat down and gave me a good telling off. I didn’t want to hear it, of course. (She was right, though.)
Mother India. Home to the second largest population in the world. But not all Indians live there or are even from there. According to a United Nations report, there are 16 million Indians living abroad. We make up the world’s largest diaspora. Swetha Raj and I sit down for a chat after a 7 month hiatus. She tells me how she wound up in the land down under.
The holidays are almost here. Have no doubt – I’m more excited about the winter…
“For what?” Charmaine Yam says. “Reproduction? Death? People who tell me that the clock is ticking are ignorant people. Their priorities are not my priorities. Especially if they don’t know me. Your kids are going to have Down Syndrome if you don’t have kids before you’re 30. Are you feeling the pressure?”
“She was the right person at the right time,” Kunduz says. “But Hillary had a bad campaign. She didn’t get the main idea behind everyone’s concerns in the US.”
An international city with lots of culture. Startups alongside traditional institutions. An education in English. Great student benefits regardless of nationality. Is Berlin the next great destination for higher education?
Marriage. Mortgage. Money. Babies. If you can do that, you’ve made ‘it’. If you’re a woman – the…