Sucharita Sen

OPEN TO OPINION

English   |   Bangla

Associate Editor, ITGD

SPORTS

 |   3-minute read

Five cool things to learn from MS Dhoni

Beyond cricket, here are five things Dhoni can teach us.

SPORTS

 |   3-minute read

Cricket: A gentleman's game but where are all the gentlemen?

There are big players in the gentleman's game but they are definitely not gentlemen.

POLITICS

 |   3-minute read

Why Nirmala Sitharaman is the dazzling new 'angry woman' of Indian politics

Her Rafale rebuttal in Parliament left even Rahul Gandhi gasping for breath.

LIFE

 |   3-minute read

Section 377 to adultery, Sabarimala to Triple Talaq — why the epic moments of 2018 seem to fade out in 2019

Are we carrying a social hangover of judging people into the new year? A hangover that will override the ground-breaking legal judgements we saw last year?

ART & CULTURE

 |   3-minute read

When entertainment becomes stress: Peer pressure is now forcing even what we watch

Our engagement with movies and TV is a personal choice. But social trends have turned our consumption of net series from joyous bingeing to stressful 'purge-watching'

VARIETY

 |   3-minute read

#MeToo has lent voice to working women but what about young girls facing abuse in homes

If a child, who doesn't even know the difference between good touch and bad touch, is harassed, would she be able stand up against her abuser?

VOICES

 |   3-minute read

I'm a Bong and I don't like rosogollas

Stop giving rosogollas all the attention. Also, stop stereotyping Bongs.

VARIETY

 |   3-minute read

No, Indians don't care. The state of acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal shows we have no real values

Once celebrated, the survivor has no money as she has been jobless for over a year now. But do we really care? No.

VOICES

 |   4-minute read

Why cooking and dancing are the best ways to express yourself

While the aroma of herbs and spices can lift your mood, dance allows your whole body to vent.

VARIETY

 |   5-minute read

Why can't the next James Bond be black?

Daniel Craig is about to make his final appearance in 'Bond 25' and the world can't wait to see the next Bond.