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Yearly Archives: 2016

Did you call me? – Nigam Dave, Gandhinagar

Did you call me my brother? Waiting, I am, eternally to be called. When would I hear that song of innocence old? A human calling human and...

Cruel Rain – Jayaram Vengayil, Kozhikode, Kerala

Though it was so many years ago, the day she returned from the far away land was etched in his memory as if it...

The cellmate – Pooja Bhardwaj, Delhi

After six hard days of labour, it was Sunday again. The only day when Chotu would take a bath, put on the only fine...

Born to the Enemy – Akshat Jain, Rajasthan

‘What is your problem with your parents? Why can’t you just be nice and listen to them?’ ‘They are upper caste and I hate them....

Why does the Sun Cry So Hard? – Klinsa Kurien, Hyderabad

Why does the sun cry so hard each day; It just rises for a few hours. Why does the moon smite all day; It just appears and...

Role of Advertising in Perpetuating Rape Culture: especial reference to Indian Advertisements – Indu Pandey, New Delhi

The term Rape Culture was coined by second wave feminists in USA in year 1970s. Rape Culture is a scenario in which sexual violence...

A lucky Job with Pension Benefits [Sankupurana – Memoirs of an Engineer] – M.S.Menon, New Delhi

First of December, 1964, is a gold letter day in the annals of my life, for, it is the day I got the official...

The Eternal Love – Pallavi Banerjee, Kolkatta

The old man gazed into the still eyes of his beloved who was lying on her death bed. He was struck by an epiphany when he...
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You cry.You postA photographOn your Whatsapp StatusYou send offA scurry of WhatsappMessagesTo potential mourners.You gloatOn your movability.You writeA cathartic...

A night to remember

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