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Climate Change

Janaki Lenin, Indrapramit Das, Keshava Guha, Roshan Ali

Notes to Self

Illustrations by Kashmira Sarode

An anthropomorphised tiger’s perspective, a viscerally worded futuristic interpretation of loss, a critique of performative activism, a meta reflection on the earth’s crises. Told through different lenses, Janaki Lenin, Indrapramit Das, Keshava Guha and Roshan Ali’s stories — written exclusively for Verve — attempt to make sense of the fraught reality that we exist in today
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Alessandro Michele, circular fashion, circular production, Climate Change, David de Rothschild, Featured, Gucci, Gucci app, Jane Fonda, King Princess, Lil Nas X, Off The Grid, Online Exclusive, Sustainable Fashion

Close on the heels of announcing its seasonless approach to fashion, the Italian brand has unveiled its premier sustainable collection starring a motley group of influential individuals like Jane Fonda, Miyavi, David de Rothschild, Lil Nas X and King Princess who join forces to promote circular processes under the approving eye of creative director Alessandro Michele
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The Kids Are All Right

Illustrations by Priyankar Gupta

Children are holding adults accountable for both the grim future they are facing and the toll this is taking on their mental health. Madhumita Bhattacharyya initiates conversations with families of young climate activists and observes the extent to which parenting has changed in the face of catastrophe
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Climate Change, environmentally conscious fashion, fast fashion, Featured, labour exploitation, mindful fashion, Personal Style, second-hand clothing, Sustainability, Tara Mitra, Tashi Mitra, Thrift fashion, Verve People

Sartorial Economics

Text by Akanksha Pandey

Sisters Tashi and Tara Mitra demonstrate to Verve how deviating from the mainstream can bend the way we think, live and dress
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Betel Plants of Odisha’s Threatened Vine Fields, Betim Ferry, Cambridge, Canada, Charles River, China, Climate Change, coronavirus, Environment, Farmers of Yamuna, Finland, Goa, Helsinki, Koli Aai Thaan, Lahti, lockdown, Odisha, Ontario, pandemic, Photo Essay, Toronto’s Distillery District, travel writing

Into the Heartland

Text by Shalini Singh

As days of isolation stretch ahead of us in a locked-down world during the pandemic and we remain bound indoors, travel writing takes on its age-old task of memory-making. Award-winning journalist Shalini Singh — who’s covered the better part of the country and the globe to break stories on climate change, development and its effects on our environment — reminisces on the spiritual nature of her work and how being out on the field is actually a journey within
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Anca Florescu Abraham, Avijit Michael, Bare Necessities, Boheco, Climate Change, climate crisis, Coco Custo, Ditty, Divya Ravichandran, Dysco, Dysco.in, Event, Fae Beauty, Featured, Jhatkaa.org, Lightbox, Love Your Parks Mumbai, Online Exclusive, Organic Riot, PechaKucha, Rushikesh Chavan, Sahar Mansoor, Sara Mahdi, Shaan Lalwani, Skrap, Soot, Sustainability, Wildlife Conservation Trust, Y3K: Planet Lost & Found, Zero Waste

The event by Dysco boasts a thoughtfully curated programme of talks, workshops and pop-ups by individuals and organisations united by their concern for the planet.
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