Sonika Bakshi

OPEN TO OPINION

The writer is a PR professional and a former journalist.

VOICES

 |   7-minute read

What my depression has taught me

The need is to speak openly about depression, with no shame attached to it.

ART & CULTURE

 |   6-minute read

Why Kangana Ranaut did no wrong by calling out Karan Johar's nepotism

He needed to be told that his film background doesn’t make him a self-proclaimed God of Bollywood.

LIFE

 |   8-minute read

SPORTS

 |   8-minute read

India has sadly failed its sportsmen

Sports has neither been a priority for the government nor a part of national policy agenda.

VOICES

 |   4-minute read

I am a die-hard SRK fan, but I won't watch Raees

It is painful to watch King Khan in films which are no different from other run-of-the-mill potboilers.

POLITICS

 |   6-minute read

Kahaani 2 lays bare the story of our sexual abuse

Every sequence in the film reminded me of the scars I grew up with.

VOICES

 |   7-minute read

Why public healthcare is making India eat from the floor

The real culprit here is the government that never prioritises health over other sectors.

VOICES

 |   5-minute read

I come from a family of Congress supporters; today I feel betrayed

It appears that the Grand Old Party hasn't learnt anything from its mistakes.