SONIA FALEIRO

  • Reporter delves into world of Mumbai dance bars November 4, 2011

    London: Determined to reveal the India behind the glitz and glamour of its economic boom, Sonia Faleiro spent five years immersed in the brothels of Mumbai befriending bar dancers, transsexuals and policemen. Faleiro, originally from Goa, has lived and worked in India for most of her life. In a...
  • Rushdie, Kiran Desai bring out AIDS Sutra December 2, 2008

    New Delhi: December 1 is World AIDS Day and here is a look at a book called AIDS Sutra, with 16 top writers from India pitching in to highlight the scale of the issue. About 2.4 million Indians live with HIV/AIDS and the book, the anthology AIDS Sutra, aims to...