Daily Archives: 1 June 2013

How some Bombay-ites read their newspapers

Vachanalays or newspaper reading centres, where locals read the papers and discuss the day’s news,┬áhave been a familiar sight in (and an integral part of) most neighbourhoods in Bombay. Usually sponsored by the local ward of a political party or a mitra mandal (friends’ group), these informal newspaper points are stocked with the major Marathi…