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Uttam Ghosh

Ace illustrator Uttam Ghosh is the brain behind the popular Uttam's Take series. You can e-mail the author at uttamghosh@rediffmail.com

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Uttam's Take: Modi's Bihar poll promises

Uttam's Take: Modi's Bihar poll promises

Rediff.com3 days ago

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the BJP's poll promises in Bihar.

Uttam's Take: India on Global Hunger Index

Uttam's Take: India on Global Hunger Index

Rediff.com6 days ago

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on India on the Global Hunger Index.

Uttam's Take: Theatre of the Bizarre

Uttam's Take: Theatre of the Bizarre

Rediff.com7 Oct 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on this Theatre of the Bizarre.

No one demolished Babri. No one raped Hathras victim

No one demolished Babri. No one raped Hathras victim

Rediff.com1 Oct 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the tragic events of September 30 in the most populous state in the Indian Union, Uttar Pradesh.

Uttam's Take: Another Blow to Democracy

Uttam's Take: Another Blow to Democracy

Rediff.com23 Sep 2020

Uttam Ghosh asks if the hasty manner in which the farm bills were passed means another strike against democracy in a nation which prides itself as the most populous democracy in the world.

Uttam's Take: Ignorance is bliss

Uttam's Take: Ignorance is bliss

Rediff.com18 Sep 2020

Uttam Ghosh compares the two events -- the labour ministry's ignorance and a young intellectual's incarceration -- and is mystified as many Indians are by what occurred.

Uttam's Take: Kangana vs Sena

Uttam's Take: Kangana vs Sena

Rediff.com9 Sep 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the Sena versus Ranaut take.

Uttam's Take: And the vultures gather...

Uttam's Take: And the vultures gather...

Rediff.com8 Sep 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the shocking media treatment of a young woman whose only crime appears to be loving a young man who decided to take his life

Uttam's Take: No Question Hour: What is Modi afraid of?

Uttam's Take: No Question Hour: What is Modi afraid of?

Rediff.com3 Sep 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the strange decision to not allow Question Hour in Parliament at a time when the government has forced lakhs of students to answer questions in the JEE and NEET exams, citing no danger from the coronavirus.

Uttam's Take: Two kinds of Freedom of Speech

Uttam's Take: Two kinds of Freedom of Speech

Rediff.com1 Sep 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on these contrasting images of Freedom of Speech that exists in our great land.

Uttam's Take: Does FM know how to fix Act of God?

Uttam's Take: Does FM know how to fix Act of God?

Rediff.com31 Aug 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the dismal state of the Indian economy and the terrifying rise in COVID-19 infections with each passing day.

Uttams Take: Does the PM Care?

Uttams Take: Does the PM Care?

Rediff.com25 Aug 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on Prime Minister Modi feeding peacocks when hundreds of millions of his countrymen have been savaged by the lockdown-ravaged economy.

Uttams Take: Facebook's Snake Charmer

Uttams Take: Facebook's Snake Charmer

Rediff.com18 Aug 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the controversy that erupted after The Wall Street Journal reported that Facebook may have supported the Bharatiya Janata Party by permitting hate content to be posted on its platform.

Uttam's Take: 5/8, a date India won't forget

Uttam's Take: 5/8, a date India won't forget

Rediff.com8 Aug 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the events of August 5, 2020.

Uttam's Take: Rafales are good, but what about COVID?

Uttam's Take: Rafales are good, but what about COVID?

Rediff.com30 Jul 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the Rafales's arrival at a time when India's coronavirus crisis is getting worse.

Uttam's Take: UP's Andha Kanoon

Uttam's Take: UP's Andha Kanoon

Rediff.com11 Jul 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on Vikas Dubey's arrest and mysterious death in a police encounter.

Uttam's Take: What should Modi do?

Uttam's Take: What should Modi do?

Rediff.com27 Jun 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on how the Government, the opposition eyes the Galwan valley.

Uttam's Take: Modiji, don't trust Xi!

Uttam's Take: Modiji, don't trust Xi!

Rediff.com20 Jun 2020

What use is it talking to the Chinese?

Uttam's Take: I Can't Breathe

Uttam's Take: I Can't Breathe

Rediff.com6 Jun 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the protests that have swept across America and President Trump's bizarre responses after George Floyd, an African American died in Minneapolis on May 25 after a white police officer pinned him to the ground.

Uttam's Take: Blind Man's Bluff

Uttam's Take: Blind Man's Bluff

Rediff.com28 May 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on how the migrants's plight has been aggravated by the erratic management of Shramik trains by the Indian Railways, headed by Railways Minister Piyush Goyal.

Uttam's Take: To hell with Labour Laws!

Uttam's Take: To hell with Labour Laws!

Rediff.com15 May 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on BJP-ruled states to freeze labour laws.

Uttam's Take: We mourn them all

Uttam's Take: We mourn them all

Rediff.com9 May 2020

Uttam Ghosh pays homage to these martrys for India.

Uttam's Take: Why did PM CARES ignore migrants?

Uttam's Take: Why did PM CARES ignore migrants?

Rediff.com5 May 2020

Uttam Ghosh asks why the PM Cares fund could not have paid for the train tickets of migrant workers on their way home when the government flew Indians stranded in different parts of the world for free!

Uttam's Take: Bringing Migrant Indians Home

Uttam's Take: Bringing Migrant Indians Home

Rediff.com2 May 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the government's decision to transport migrant workers, stranded during the lockdown, to their villages.

Uttam's Take: Toxic Trump's wonder drug :(((

Uttam's Take: Toxic Trump's wonder drug :(((

Rediff.com26 Apr 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on US President Donald J Trump's startling suggestion to study the possibility of injecting disinfectants into COVID-19 patients.

Uttam's Take: Lynching raises its ugly head again

Uttam's Take: Lynching raises its ugly head again

Rediff.com22 Apr 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the mob lynching that took place in Palghar, Maharashtra, on the night of April 16, 2020.

Uttam's Take: Where do these lonely people belong?

Uttam's Take: Where do these lonely people belong?

Rediff.com10 Apr 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on this unique Indian tragedy.

Uttam's Take: And there was darkness and light...

Uttam's Take: And there was darkness and light...

Rediff.com6 Apr 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on Sunday's event where millions of Indians lit diya

Days and Nights in self-quarantine :))

Days and Nights in self-quarantine :))

Rediff.com30 Mar 2020

Rediff's Uttam Ghosh offers a few slices of Quarantine Life.

Uttam's Take: Get Lost Coronavirus!

Uttam's Take: Get Lost Coronavirus!

Rediff.com27 Mar 2020

A billion of them could fit on a pinhead, yet this tiny coronavirus has pulverised life on our planet.

Uttam's Take: Scindia's survival plan

Uttam's Take: Scindia's survival plan

Rediff.com12 Mar 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on Jyotiraditya Scindia's decision to dump the Congress on Tuesday and join the BJP on Wednesday.

Uttam's Take: Schmoozefest amidst the ruins

Uttam's Take: Schmoozefest amidst the ruins

Rediff.com26 Feb 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the violence which has hit Delhi since Monday colliding with two day visit of United States President Donald Trump to India.

Uttam's Take: Trump likes walls!

Uttam's Take: Trump likes walls!

Rediff.com20 Feb 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on how Trump -- who wants to build a wall between his country and Mexico -- may react to the Gujarat wall on his visit to Ahmedabad on Monday.

Uttam's Take: Shaheen Bagh's jolt to BJP

Uttam's Take: Shaheen Bagh's jolt to BJP

Rediff.com11 Feb 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the Delhi election results.

PIX: Scenes from an unusual protest

PIX: Scenes from an unusual protest

Rediff.com7 Feb 2020

More than 40 artists from four cities -- Delhi, Mumbai, Navi Mumbai, Pune -- gathered in Mumbra, a township near Mumbai. The artists joined women in Mumbra protesting the Citizens (Amendment) Act.

Uttam's Take: Who are the 'traitors'?

Uttam's Take: Who are the 'traitors'?

Rediff.com31 Jan 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on Union Minister Anurag Thakur's incendiary slogan.

Uttam's Take: Kunal Kamra and Free Speech

Uttam's Take: Kunal Kamra and Free Speech

Rediff.com30 Jan 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the decisions of airlines banning stand-up comedian Kunal Kamra for his alleged heckling television journalist Arnab Goswami aboard a flight on Tuesday.

Uttam's Take: India slips in Global Democracy Index

Uttam's Take: India slips in Global Democracy Index

Rediff.com24 Jan 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on India slipping 10 places to the 51st position in the 2019 Global Democracy Index.

Uttam's Take: Where's the 'Tukde Tukde Gang'?

Uttam's Take: Where's the 'Tukde Tukde Gang'?

Rediff.com23 Jan 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the 'tukde tukde gang', a slur often used by Bharatiya Janata Party leaders to attack JNU students and Left leaders.

Uttams Take: No Iran-US war?

Uttams Take: No Iran-US war?

Rediff.com10 Jan 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on US President Donald J Trump's tweet 'All is Well' after Iran launched missile strikes on US bases in Iraq, on January 9, 2020.

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