Smita Barooah

OPEN TO OPINION

Smita Barooah is an addictions therapist, writer and fine arts photographer. She splits her time between Singapore and Delhi.

POLITICS

 |   5-minute read

Busting common myths about domestic violence

Not just in Pakistan, this menace afflicts roughly one-third of the world population.

LIFE

 |   5-minute read

What Pratyusha Banerjee's suicide says about our attitude towards depression

Everyone feels down in the dumps sometimes, but when that feeling persists, it is a red flag.

POLITICS

 |   4-minute read

Donald Trump's bark is not worse than Allah-hu-Akbar bite

There are far more damaging responses than the US Presidential hopeful's lack of political correctness.

POLITICS

 |   4-minute read

How NRIs celebrated Modi's Singapore Expo address like a great Indian wedding

When the PM made his entrance, it was like a rock show with a completely charged up atmosphere.

POLITICS

 |   3-minute read

The strange case of Jayanthi Natarajan

The main focus should be on the key issues that she has revealed in her story.