Abhishek Sikhwal

OPEN TO OPINION

Abhishek Sikhwal is a Calcutta-based writer.

HUMOUR

 |   7-minute read

Rewriting history so Hindutva brigade doesn't have to

The British were good, Hitler was best and the Wright brothers copied the design for their airplane from Lord Rama’s Pushpaka Vimana.

POLITICS

 |   9-minute read

Protests at Kanhaiya Kumar's Kolkata event show sane voice is getting lost

Extremes are claiming every public platform in their clamour for attention.

POLITICS

 |   6-minute read

POLITICS

 |   6-minute read

I can't stand this surgical strike on the Indian soldier anymore

Nationalists should stop pretending that they give a damn about jawans because they clearly don’t.

HUMOUR

 |   7-minute read

Letter of thanks to the disgraceful Abu Azmi

Who amongst us hasn't sexually assaulted someone at a party? How else is one supposed to bring in a new year?

HUMOUR

 |   8-minute read

Shankaracharyaji is right, Hindus must have 10 children

I’m going to have 11 more sons to start my own cricket/football team

POLITICS

 |   7-minute read

Aamir Khan has done Bollywood a favour by supporting demonetisation

Our celebrities are being trained by rabble-rousers to keep in line. In order to have their career, they have to let go of their principles.

POLITICS

 |   5-minute read

Demonetisation has exposed Modi bhakts as true-blue right wing elitists

By refusing to acknowledge the crisis faced by India's poorest and calling it a mere 'inconvenience', they are showing their true colours.

HUMOUR

 |   8-minute read

I'm your friend, I love Modi. Bharat Mata ki Jai

We need to make more babies because Muslims are taking over our country.

ART & CULTURE

 |   7-minute read

Why I gave Chetan Bhagat the 'nastiest review'

You are, literally, the Maharaja Mac of literature.