spot_img

Monthly Archives: October, 2016

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...

The Three-eyed Man – Debasis Tripathy, Bangalore

 Once upon a time - Not because stories start with a ‘once upon a time’, but because this story is set in an era...

Knots – Dr Maitreyee Joshi, Pune

Knots in a smooth running string And whirlpools in smooth running streams Knots that prick and whirlpools that suck And get you stuck in a circular rut Knots...
spot_imgspot_img

Latest

Fruit Punch

I should have asked her months ago. But I have been preoccupied with my family’s concerns. How will you protect your wife in that unknown place? What will you do if someone harms her? You have no experience in travel. You don’t even know Hindi. How will you get things done? Why can’t you go someplace nearby, like Munnar? But I had promised Agneta, and I couldn’t break it.

Our Men are Learning

“Cut them some slack,our men are still learning.”“Don't be so harsh,our men are still learning.”Did you know thatthe learning...

The Scavenger’s Song

An endless highway. A lone man, Ikbir Kaur, hesitantly walks along the dusty pavement aided by a mystical tinge of...

Must read

Reviewing ‘Obsession and Wild Pigeon’ by Ismat Chughtai

My interest in Ismat Chughtai developed when I first...