Category: DUB Speak

African Students protesting against the recent attacks on them

Atithi Devo Bhava?

In the wake of the several acts of violence that have been perpetrated against people from the African continent, I decided to interview a few Africans studying in...

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TISS orders shut down three of Centres, later grants one year extension

On 26th of March, the Director of Tata Institute for Social Sciences (TISS) S Parasuraman announced that the institute might be closing down three of its centers as the...

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How to win a general election in India

In  a world where there are 5 steps for everything, be it flying to the sun, we come up with three, even lesser than 5,  infallible ways to win our elections. Being...

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Inquilab Zindabad- An ode to the Indian Revolution

Exactly 86 years ago, Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev Thapar and Shivaram Rajguru – the three revered figures of the Indian freedom struggle – were executed on March 31, 1931...

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The Dawn of the Robot Apocalypse: Is Robot Tax the Solution?

With automation and technological advancement threatening the employment sector, will Bill Gates’s idea of ‘Robot Tax’ prove to be helpful? What is Robot Tax? In...

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Why the Iron Lady lost the Manipur Elections.

Having broken her 16-year-old fast on 9th August 2016, Irom Sharmila set out to contest the Manipur Assembly Elections this year. Her loss is a sad one, let’s review...

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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...

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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...

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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...