A hurtling mass of finality

Trains have long been a significant element in Indian cinema, symbolising urgency, escape and opportunity, and sometimes invoking a sense of inevitable finality

Odisha Train accident

Debarghya Sanyal
Trains are heavy machines. Unlike airplanes, their passengers can actually feel this weight when on board. The swaying and shuddering of the mechanical juggernaut subsume its passengers into a singular
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First Published: Jun 9 2023 | 10:38 PM IST

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