The Rohingya Crisis

The Rohingya crisis that has been going on is not something that is to be seen with a black and white and religious perspective as it has been done by the most because of either their ignorance or religious biases. There are multiple layers to the issue and way too many complications and you simply…

प्रेम विरोधी समाज की पैदाइश एंटी-रोमियो स्क्वाड

विलियम शेक्सपियर के कालजयी नाटक रोमियो एंड जूलिएट के मशहूर डायलॉग्स में एक डायलाग में जूलिएट अपने प्रेमी रोमियो से शिकायती लहजे में पूछती है कि वो रोमियो क्यों है क्योंकि उसका रोमियो होना उनके इश्क़ के रास्ते की सबसे बड़ी रुकावट है। शायद आज यही सवाल उत्तर प्रदेश की तमाम जूलिएट अपने अपने रोमियो…

Movie Review: Trapped

This one’s going to be a short review because I don’t want to steal even one second of this movie away from you. The plot is a guy (Rajkumar Rao) gets stuck inside a flat on the 35 floor of a building which has no other human living there except an almost deaf security guard. And…

Movie Review: Badrinath Ki Dulhaniya

​This film is the story of a grossly patriarchal guy and an independent girl falling in love in a bizarre and absurd way. So basically Badrinath(Varun Dhawan) is from a patriarchal and misogynistic family and Vaidehi (Aliya Bhatt) is a middle class girl with ambition. Badrinath has a weird encounter with Vaidehi in a wedding and…

The Politics of Martyrs

There are two points that needs to be made after the Gurmehar Kaur and Virender Sehwag episode, which is not even something that should deserve any attention as it was merely a social media campaign of sorts. But let’s give it our attention anyway. So, Gurmehar Kaur is the daughter of a martyr in the…

An Ideal Indian Woman Is Asexual

Yes, you read it right. An ideal Indian woman, also known as a Sanskari woman, is supposed to be asexual i.e. they must not ever speak or hear or think or even feel anything which has to do with their sexuality. But yes, they can be the recipient of the sexual act so that men can…