Manipur betrayed her long back and the election mandate was just the final nail in the coffin … More Unboxing Irom Sharmila’s poll debacle
A pertinent question that we need to answer is that how do human rights apply to sex workers and what laws and policies should the countries make? How should sex workers’ laws look like, if human rights are to be respected to the fullest extent? Answers to these questions, however, are controversial – both philosophically … More On sex workers’ rights…an excerpt
It is not necessary to watch an Assamese move only because we are Assamese, but we should watch an Assamese movie only because it is also a movie … More Our opinion about movies is never wrong
If effigies are meant to be burnt to protest against something or someone wrong, then against whom are we protesting by burning these ‘creative’ effigies? Are we protesting against Magh Bihu celebrations? … More Magh Bihu: Effigy burning festival?
It was indeed a master’s stroke to halt the festival midway and I am sure the honourable minister was forcefully blindfolded since 2013 … More A tweet changed a Sunday evening
We all are correct in our own way, but at times a second or a third person may also not be entirely wrong. We should at least respect to the opposite person’s views. Agreeing or disagreeing comes much later … More I am never wrong!
BJP’s performance in the last two months has been above average. I think the people are expecting little too much … More Assam Government’s bumpy ride
Learning how to ride a bicycle at the age of 26 was the turning point of my life especially since I’d failed to do the same when I was 17 … More The bicycle diary
Body shaming or jokes in the form of insults is not new to India and since the early days of stand-up comedy shows in India, stars and legends have been joked about. And the Bollywood has always been the front-runner in the race of insulting … More Fat Indian funny bone
One can’t help but ask, is it a curse to be a widow? Why is it difficult for the society to accept widow remarriage? The reasons vary from social bindings and family problems to many prevalent religious norms … More No window for widows…