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Shombit Sengupta


From The Discomfort Zone: Vive le crayon!

January 11, 2015 12:00 am

What auto-censored traditional media could not say, Charlie Hebdo ripped apart without any frontier.

From the discomfort zone: Salt, sugar, pepper politics

March 23, 2014 10:15 am

On returning to India, I find pepper, salt and sugar have a totally different aspect at the social level.

A century of change

January 09, 2014 9:35 pm

Exactly a hundred years ago,in 1914,we had encountered one of last century’s most remarkable years.

Spiralling trend

January 09, 2014 9:56 pm

The perspective of what's good and convenient for rural women cannot be decided by urban women or by politicians who want to do good.

Opulence anaesthetises

January 10, 2014 12:18 am

Outside OT,there’s permanent anaesthesia that people can get from which they don’t wake up.

From the discomfort Zone: The legalities of prostitution

December 08, 2013 12:08 am

HRD Ministry survey reveals that prostitution is increasing and 60 per cent of girls belong to SC,ST,BC and two-thirds of prostitute families live below the poverty line.

From the Discomfort Zone: Artist’s canvas of tea seller vs dynasty prince

November 24, 2013 2:00 am

The new game now is railway station tea seller vs political dynasty prince.

'Degenerate' art

November 10, 2013 4:53 am

Adolf Hitler’s obsession with attaining Aryan purity for Germany included cleansing culture and art.

From the discomfort Zone: Speaking Art

November 03, 2013 3:29 am

I came from Paris to meet the art lover on the last day of the exhibition.

Artist-muse rapport

October 13, 2013 1:01 am

He was 75 when we met. I initially figured that his 45-year-old wife was his daughter; they had a 12-year-old son.