Author Archives: ishubhampandey

About ishubhampandey

A sincere child of an insincere world.

The leash is out

It has started. The orders have been given, the handcuffs are ready. The elections are just less than a year away. They tried to fake development with Demonetisation and GST implementation, it did not work. They tried to take the … Continue reading

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The politics of Sanju

Sanju travels abroad to see his ailing mother but he has been hit by drugs to such an extent that he cannot live without it. Even in the hospital room where his mother is counting the last few moments of … Continue reading

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Bhavesh Joshi- Not your regular Superhero

I remember watching The Dark Knight Rises and coming out of the cinema hall absolutely thrilled and energised. What worked for me was not the aura of Batman but learnings of Bruce Wayne. The best superhero films are not those … Continue reading

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Omertà: We don’t know them

We, the Indians, remember 26/11 the way the Americans remember 9/11. The only thing different between the two dates is that we write the date first and the month later, the Americans do the vice versa. This is just one … Continue reading

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Malgudi Days: What we never saw

  My favourite story in Malgudi Days was A Horse And Two Goats. A story about a poor man and how he manages to sell a horse statue to a foreigner unknowingly. The story was a good read and was … Continue reading

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October: Her love, her absence

‘Where is Dan?’ Shiuli asks this to her friends before falling off from the third floor of the hotel’s roof. She was not drunk. Yet she lost herself forever. Dan wasn’t there. Her eyes were always looking for him. Always. … Continue reading

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ये कविता काम के नाम जो दिन में होता है और रात में भी जाम के बीच में भी और आराम में भी इतने व्यस्त है कि पूछो नही चलते भी है तो सोचते है काम खाते है तो काम … Continue reading

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