Bhavneet Singh

Two hours of spring

For years, the Indian education system has been lying to us. No, I’m not talking about the lie where they intently ask us to go find our ‘x’ and end up giving us permanent separation issues.

24 Feb 2022

Bhavneet, Hyderabad based stand up comedian talks about the eerie silence on FB

Facebook was recently in the news when its stock price crashed because for the first time in its history, it had lesser growth than the last quarter.

10 Feb 2022

A ‘manja’ to cut your concerns!

Festivals have always been a time to come together and celebrate.

13 Jan 2022

Happy 2022, maybe! 

If 2020 was the year of fear, 2021 was the year of uncertainty. When it started, we weren’t sure how many waves were going to be there.

30 Dec 2021

Caught for not drinking and driving

It was a regular Tuesday night. I was driving back home from work and all of a sudden, I ran into a traffic jam at a place where there usually isn’t any.

16 Dec 2021

Cancelling laughter

In his controversial monologue, Vir Das said there are ‘two Indias’ and looks like we’re hellbent on proving that there’s just one India — that bans and cancels comedy shows.

02 Dec 2021

One India, 1.2 billion sentiments

That was a lie, of course (there’s no IPC against not eating spinach), but over the years, sillier things have made it to the police station.

18 Nov 2021

New November, New me

When you make your resolutions on November 1, you have two months to try it, fail at it or even change it

28 Oct 2021

Meme it to win it

Think back a little and you’ll have faint memories of people being arrested for a meme.

14 Oct 2021

Andhra, Telangana bifurcation: Feels like we went from being ‘cousins’ to ‘colonial cousins’, says Bhavneet Singh

As a kid, who was born in unified Andhra Pradesh, the bifurcation just felt like a division of government services.

30 Sep 2021

Traffic ‘nonsense’ on streets

In any other city this would be inconsequential, but in Hyderabad, where laziness is cherished, this little space draws bikers like flames draws moths.

26 Aug 2021

Travel hard, plan harder

I’m sure there was a time when traveling was as easy as packing your bags and leaving.

12 Aug 2021

The Rare View: You say rain, Hyderabadis say nakko

As a child ‘rain rain go away, little Tommy wants to play’ was one of my favourite poems. It took me 27 years to realise that I loved that poem because I’m Hyderabadi and that ‘little Tommy’ is us.

29 Jul 2021

One-day Olympics

Sunday, July 11 (Hyderabad Standard Time, in our current universe) was the world’s first one-day Olympics.

15 Jul 2021

Stop preaching, start listening!

What kind of people does a standup comedian encounter?We bring you confessions of a renowned artiste

14 Oct 2019