Vijeata Balani

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Looking Back at the Past Year: India’s 2017

India saw its many ups and downs in 2017; demonetization was on people’s minds till March and a couple more months. Peace was restored in Kashmir, but communal clashes...

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DU to Release Admission Guidelines By Month End

The University of Delhi’s admission committee is expected to come out with the admission guidelines by the end of this month. The Vice-Chancellor of Delhi...

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‘Absolutely Mandatory’ to ‘Voluntarily’ Get Yourself an Aadhaar!

From making the Aadhaar card a mandatory document to leaks of Aadhaar details online, Aadhaar had been one of the central controversies of 2017. However, Aadhaar’s...

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Delhi University Results Postponed by at least a Month

The announcement of delayed results has indefinitely spread waves of shock among students across the university. DU Beat has reached out to DU officials to confirm the...

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Should Memes Be Politically Correct?

2017 was the year of memes. If anyone used social media during the year, they were bound to come across memes like ‘Cash me Ousside’, ‘Salt bae’ or ‘Meryl...

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Result of CAT 2017 are Out

Today afternoon, the result of Common Admission Test (CAT), which was conducted on 26th November 2017, was announced. Candidates can view their result on the official...

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New Year Not-So-Happy as many Professors Go Without Salaries

An ongoing row between the University of Delhi and Delhi government has resulted in the freezing of funds for 12 DU colleges. This has not been a ‘happy’ new...

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Why the Ban on Condom Ads During Prime-Time Hours is Wrong

The Information and Broadcasting Ministry recently issued an order banning the broadcast of condoms commercials between 6 am in the morning to 10 pm at night, stating...

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Lessons from My Social Media Sabbatical

A small break taken from all social media platforms during examinations taught me a valuable lesson- that social media platforms are branding and marketing tools that...

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Auburn Umbrella – How You Can Take Care of Your Hair This Winter

Even though you love the way the cold winter winds play with your hair, they can leave your hair dry, rough, and frizzled. Winter winds lack moisture and if your hair is...