Angshukanta Chakraborty

OPEN TO OPINION

Angiography

Opinionator at DailyO. Because criticism is the opium of the classes.

POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |   6-minute read

Internet and social media curbs in Kashmir are unacceptable

Repeated clampdown on sites such as Facebook and Twitter amounts to violation of civil liberties.

POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |   7-minute read

Vijay Mallya ran from India under BJP's watch; Modi scores if he brings him back

His made-for-TV extradition saga will be the bull's eye for PM's anti-corruption narrative.

POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |   11-minute read

Kashmir video war strips Indian Army’s secular credentials

Pity that three years under Narendra Modi government has politicised the armed forces into ‘left’ and ‘right’ camps.

POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |   8-minute read

Trump’s airstrike against Syria can lead to a total meltdown of US-Russian ties

His response to the chemical weapon attack is all sound and fury, with little actual deterrence to Assad regime.

POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |   7-minute read

How many Dadris and Alwars before we wake up to gau rakshak murders?

Hindu driver was spared as Muslim dairy farmers were lynched by cow vigilantes in Alwar, but alt-fact loving BJP MP MA Naqvi denies that it happened at all.

POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |   7-minute read

When you assume Kamal Haasan is a Muslim because he criticises sexism in Mahabharata

That the Tamil superstar is a self-declared atheist is a footnote to this glaring bias from a major Indian daily.

POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |   20-minute read

It's a tragedy the media failed to see how Finance Bill endangers idea of India

How is it that something that’d turn political funding totally opaque, and the very idea of citizenship fragile, wasn’t deemed ‘newsworthy’?

POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |   8-minute read

Najeeb Ahmed Googling ISIS isn’t the issue, rewarding hate speech is

In this vikas-loving country, browsing for communally-charged content is frowned upon, but not creating it.

POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |   8-minute read

Why Arunabh Kumar's ‘I find a woman sexy, I tell her’ is sexual harassment at workplace

The Viral Fever co-founder’s ‘frank admission’ on complimenting women is not only revolting, it’s borderline illegal.

POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |   7-minute read