Saonli Hazra

OPEN TO OPINION

English   |   Bangla

ART & CULTURE

 |   10-minute read

From 'bhoot' to 'chudail', Bollywood's 'spirited' tryst with the supernatural!

We're exploring the labyrinth of Bollywood ghost stories, one creaking door at a time!

ART & CULTURE

 |   5-minute read

Why 'Mary Poppins Returns' returns with a fresh dose of misogyny

Bite, chew or pop — you ain’t nothing without the mop

LIFE

 |   6-minute read

Fooding around: How 'food' both divides and brings together

...But, as long as it is used to bring people to the table, conversations can start.

VARIETY

 |   9-minute read

Signs that hurt: Understanding the inherent violence in speech

Words can be markers of the extent of sexism, racism and cruelty prevalent in our society.

ART & CULTURE

 |   6-minute read

Cutting it short: How cinema and books portray the vertically challenged

They are either objects of social glare or things of mirth, constantly forced to give way to the bigger and more beautiful. Will Shah Rukh Khan's 'Zero' be any different?