Category: DUB Speak

reform

Why Social Reform should take precedence?

No country, nation or for that matter society is a perfect one. It has its inherent flaws that need to be worked on. Be it social, political or the economic sphere, the...

Why fests are becoming all about marketing and promotion in DU

Oiling the Machine: A different side to DU’s Fest Season

DU’s fest season is the envy of most universities across the country, and yet, it has a harsh economic aspect to it which gets obscured in all the ‘fun’ and...

studentpolitics

If Views Dissent, So Will Actions

The old-school theories on saffronisation, nationalism and Tiranga have to be given up as future calls for newer and revised visions for the nation. Be it before or...

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Why Hype over Hollywood and International Awards?

It’s commonly said that Bollywood makes movie stars and Hollywood makes star movies. Bollywood and Hollywood rule hearts of billions of movie-buffs worldwide. Despite...

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Is Delhi Ready for Long Bike Rides?

Last year, app-based two-wheeler taxi services such as Bikxie (in Gurgaon) and Baxi (Faridabad) were launched as effective means of easing congestion on the roads,...

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Why it is important to come out for protests

Delhi University has seen a fair share of protests and marches in the past few weeks. While a huge section of the student community enthusiastically participated in...

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Logan: The Saving Grace of X-Men Universe?

They say third time’s a charm, and a charm wrapped up in Western ways and the brilliance of the titular character. After mapping a journey of ten movies and receiving...

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THE ACADEMY AWARDS 2017: Of legendary victories and appalling gaffes

This year’s Oscars consisted of many moments that will have echoing ramifications for the cinematic world. The black achiever; an esoteric movie like Moonlight...

Fests

Fests as an Organiser: Of Worries, Whines, and Woes

Behind the curtains of the starry shows and the motley of events lined up lies the true endurance of the Organising Committee, for their perseverance makes the fest...

indian TV shows

Soap Operas to Reality Shows: The Absurdity of Indian Television

From the very first Indian soap ‘Hum Log’ to present day soaps and reality shows, Indian television has grown undoubtedly, but not always for the better.  ...