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: And there was darkness and light...

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

Rediff.com23 hours ago

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.com7 days ago

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.

Uttam's Take: Bharat Bandh!

Uttam's Take: Bharat Bandh!

Rediff.com9 Jan 2020

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the Bharat Bandh and the economic concerns that led trade organisations to call for the industrial action.

Uttam's Take: Attack JNU!

Uttam's Take: Attack JNU!

Rediff.com7 Jan 2020

Masked goons attacked the Jawaharlal Nehru University campus on Sunday evening, wounding many students and at least one lady faculty member.

Uttam's Take: Jharkhand: Another BJP debacle

Uttam's Take: Jharkhand: Another BJP debacle

Rediff.com24 Dec 2019

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the election result in Jharkhand where the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party failed to recpture power.

Who are the real custodians of the Constitution?

Who are the real custodians of the Constitution?

Rediff.com19 Dec 2019

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the Delhi police's brutal assault on students at the Jamia Millia university library on Sunday, December 15, a shameful act that will not be forgotten for a long, long, time.

Uttam Ghosh: Beware of the Bullies!

Uttam Ghosh: Beware of the Bullies!

Rediff.com17 Dec 2019

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the Delhi police's brutal crackdown on Jamia Millia Islamia students on Sunday during a protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act.

Nirmalaji and the Rising Onion

Nirmalaji and the Rising Onion

Rediff.com9 Dec 2019

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's remarks on the rising prices of onions in the Lok Sabha.

The Axeman Falleth

The Axeman Falleth

Rediff.com12 Nov 2019

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the political crisis in Maharashtra where more than a fortnight after the election results, the state still does not have a government in place.

Uttam's Take: Meditating Amidst The Ruins

Uttam's Take: Meditating Amidst The Ruins

Rediff.com4 Nov 2019

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on Congress leader Rahul Gandhi traveling to Indonesia to meditate at a time when his party is in severe disarray.

Uttam's Take: Who is internationalising Kashmir?

Uttam's Take: Who is internationalising Kashmir?

Rediff.com21 Oct 2019

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on Defence Minister Rajnath Singh's accusing the Congress of internationalising the Kashmir issue.

Uttam's Take: Maharashtra poll mood

Uttam's Take: Maharashtra poll mood

Rediff.com18 Oct 2019

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on Monday's assembly election in Maharashtra.

Uttam's Take: BJP vs Sena

Uttam's Take: BJP vs Sena

Rediff.com11 Oct 2019

On the contentious issue of cutting trees in Mumbai's Aarey forest, the BJP and Sena appears to be on opposite sides, as Uttam Ghosh notes in his take on the Aarey controversy.

The woods are no longer lovely, dark and deep

The woods are no longer lovely, dark and deep

Rediff.com9 Oct 2019

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the Supreme Court order which restrained the Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation authorities from cutting any more trees in Mumbai's Aarey forest.

Uttam's Take: Elvis is in the Building

Uttam's Take: Elvis is in the Building

Rediff.com1 Oct 2019

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on Donald J Trump's comment on Narendra Damodardas Modi: 'They love this gentleman to my right. People went crazy, he is like an American version of Elvis', referring to the Howdy Modi event.

Uttam's Take: Greta takes on the big shots

Uttam's Take: Greta takes on the big shots

Rediff.com25 Sep 2019

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on how Greta Thunberg, the teenage Swedish environmental activist, blasts world leaders at the UN over climate change.

Save Aarey: Mumbaikars and the gardener

Save Aarey: Mumbaikars and the gardener

Rediff.com23 Sep 2019

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the proposed felling of over 2,600 trees in Mumbai's Aarey area by the Maharashtra government for its metro project and the controversies surrounding it.

Uttam's Take: Bye-bye multi-party democracy

Uttam's Take: Bye-bye multi-party democracy

Rediff.com19 Sep 2019

Uttam Ghosh offers his response to the grah mantri's subtle call for single party democracy.

Uttam's Take: Assam and the NRC

Uttam's Take: Assam and the NRC

Rediff.com4 Sep 2019

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the NRC.

Uttam's Take: Assam and the NRC

Uttam's Take: Assam and the NRC

Rediff.com4 Sep 2019

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the NRC.

Uttam's Take: RBI opens its coffers to government

Uttam's Take: RBI opens its coffers to government

Rediff.com28 Aug 2019

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on Rs 1.76 lakh crore being transferred by the Reserve Bank of India to the government.

Uttam's Take: What will Modi2 bring?

Uttam's Take: What will Modi2 bring?

Rediff.com26 May 2019

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on Verdict 2019.

Election Commission: Fair or Foul?

Election Commission: Fair or Foul?

Rediff.com23 May 2019

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the Election Commission's controversial role this election.

Uttam's Take: Who is the real fascist?

Uttam's Take: Who is the real fascist?

Rediff.com18 May 2019

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on this week's election violence in Bengal.

Uttam's Take: What Amit Shah's road show achieved

Uttam's Take: What Amit Shah's road show achieved

Rediff.com16 May 2019

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on Amit Shah's road show in Bengal.

Uttam's Take: Modi and Diwali Nukes

Uttam's Take: Modi and Diwali Nukes

Rediff.com11 May 2019

Uttam Ghosh's Take on Modi's controversial Diwali Nukes statement.

Uttam's Take: Has BJP forgotten 26/11?

Uttam's Take: Has BJP forgotten 26/11?

Rediff.com22 Apr 2019

Uttam Ghosh offer his take on the Pragya Thakur controversy.

Uttams Take: EC gets a spine

Uttams Take: EC gets a spine

Rediff.com17 Apr 2019

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the Election Commission finally taking action against hate election speeches.

Uttam's Take: Why is Imran singing Modi Modi?

Uttam's Take: Why is Imran singing Modi Modi?

Rediff.com11 Apr 2019

Uttam Ghosh offers his take on the Pakistan PM's statement about why he wants a Modi victory to improve relations with India.

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