Sandeep Bamzai
New Delhi
My Stories
DISEQUILIBRIUM: Language & the message

One often wonders whether the message is in the language, only to find that the language itself is the message. Confused? Shouldn’t be.

Freedom Files: The real plotters behind the feudal lords

The diabolical and even Mephistophelian Prime Ministers or Dewans of Indian Princes were actually more wicked than even their Masters, for simply told they were more loyal than the King.

DISEQUILIBRIUM: Reforms aren’t a switch

Like a television loop, which runs with monotonous and unerring synchronicity, the last four years has seen many reruns, but in the absence of any killer application which provides a breakthrough b

Freedom Files: A Change of Circumstances

Reflective men don’t understand the realities of life nor its vagaries. Regret after all is unprofessional — it burns and scalds and leaves deep scars, even as grief transcends everything else.

Get a move on, already

Dark clouds roll in and the heavens open up. That is the fear of people living in low lying areas.

Cut & Thrust: Cut to the chase, please?

Father versus son, ex finance minister versus current finance minister, interspersed with broadsides at the PM and the party president, the sub text was replete with toxicity, drama and irony.

Freedom Files: The Game of Death

The currency in any war is information and if you don’t have access to it, you are quickly off the grid.


Every day one wakes up to stories about Rohingyas (Rohingya is a political movement that started in the 1950s to create "an autonomous Muslim zone" in Rakhine); it makes you wonder as to the exact

DISEQUILIBRIUM: The sag is back

From the seductive voice that whispered mellifluously that we are the fastest growing economy in the world to a rapidly decelerating one which requires to be pump primed with a stimulus.