Shampa Dhar-Kamath

Unfaithfully Yours

Shampa Dhar-Kamath
Stereotypes, of a fiscal kind

Stereotyping people, though ill-advised, is entertaining.

15 Jan 2017

Fair of face, unfair of heart

With a sky that’s greyer than Mulayam’s mood and pollutants dancing in the air, the doctors’ chambers in Delhi are overflowing.

08 Jan 2017

Thank you for the birds that sing

Happy New Year, people. For some, today is just the morning after the night before; for others, it’s a curtain raiser for Hope.

01 Jan 2017

Fighting flames at daybreak

There was a fire in our building last morning. I woke up to frantic shouting by the neighbours, asking for cars to be moved and everyone to get out of the way.

25 Dec 2016

Unfair treatment of the fairer sex

Irrespective of their height, women find themselves bumping their heads quite often—on the glass ceiling. The transparent, but super-strong barrier, pops up mostly at work, preventing women from movin

18 Dec 2016

Blood on the dance floor

The perfect marriage, they say, is between a blind wife and a deaf husband.

11 Dec 2016

Just dyeing to look young

Torn is the right word. Because India’s beauty narrative has changed, leaving a lot of its women undecided about which route they want to take.

01 Oct 2016