Category: DUB Speak

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ABVP campaigns against live-in-relationships; state that they lead to degradation of a woman

Post Delhi University Students’ Union elections, the winning party Akhil Bhartiya Vidhyarathi Parishad (ABVP) launched one of its initial campaigns focusing...

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Studying abroad: Unraveling the mystery

Applying for a graduate degree abroad can be a cumbersome process, especially sowith the number of criteria one needs to fulfill – the grades, the exams, the...

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Flipkart or Flopkart: Funny tweets from the #BigBillionDay

Flipkart’s #BigBillionDay Sale on October 6th  turned out to be a #BigDisappointment instead. While many shoppers eagerly awaited this day, many weer disappointed...

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The Inherently Gendered Language system

Language is seen as the most basic function of human existence. Whether it is verbal language, sign language, body language, we can’t seem to survive without this...

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Beyond the cliché: Possibilities after Commerce

It is a known fact that education in commerce, in Delhi University and elsewhere, demands sky-high marks in board exams. It is also a known fact that students pursuing...

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Opinion: Chetan Bhagat’s Half Girlfriend and his debatable form of writing

“”Once upon a time, there was a Bihari boy called Madhav. He fell in love with a girl called Riya. Madhav didn’t speak English well. Riya did. Madhav wanted a...

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Meditation on Durga Puja and eating nostalgia for dinner instead of Kosha Mangsho

For every Bengali kid, Pujo means new clothes, lots of food, toy pistols, lots of food, pandal hopping, lots of food and the Durga protima. It does not matter which...

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Ways to Deal With the Stress of Getting Bullied

‘They say I am too fat, they say I am too dark, they say I am the culprit. They say I am not worthy of living in this world. If I have sinned then I should be...

DUSU REFORMS

Reforms needed in DUSU elections from 2015 onwards

I have been voting for the last two years and have voted this time too. Like every year, there is a discomfort and a sense of uneasiness during the election season. Let...

KBC

The politics of Capitalism and Hindutva in KBC questions

In the past, Kaun Banega Crorepati has emerged as a hallmark and representative of middle class aspirations and sensibilities. Its tagline “Koi bhi insaan chhota nahi...