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What lies in your future? To Be or Not To Be- a Civil Servant

In October 1949, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, in his speech to the members of the Constituent Assembly, said “You will not have a united India if you do not have a good...

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5 IAS Myths Debunked

The greatest myth the UPSC ever pulled was convincing you that it was after your IAS Prep Strategy! Every now and then, the student feels that UPSC is following his/her...

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What Nicole Arbour’s “Dear Fat People” gets wrong

Recently, a video uploaded by comedian Nicole Arbour, titled “Dear Fat People” went viral on the internet for all the wrong reasons, mostly because there were no...

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A letter to the Prime Minister on his plan to ‘cleanse’ India of western influence

Dear Mr. Modi, I had been lounging at my master’s feet while he read the newspaper this morning when I heard him softly chuckle to himself and mention the word...

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When will we stop treating dead children as catalysts of social change?

About a week ago, a photograph went viral on the Internet. It was a photograph of the lifeless body of Aylan Kurdi, a three year old Syrian boy of Kurdish descent,...

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The reservation conundrum: Caste, need and efficiency

Affirmative action, popularly known as ‘reservation’, has been a topic of debate ever since its institutionalisation in India. It’s one of those issues...

DUSU Elections through the eyes of a regular college student

DUSU elections through the lens of a regular college student

If ten years down the line someone asked me about the things I missed from my days spent in Delhi University, one of my answers would include election season! But,...

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No meat-ings in Mumbai for four days.

Mumbai, India’s financial capital recently banned the slaughter and sale of meat for four days, starting this Thursday, following a demand from the strictly...

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College Elections: How it looks to the candidate

Politics never seizes to amaze me. Like art, at a different age, you decipher the riddles of various politically active figures and their vote banks in a different way....

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Know your parties- DUSU Elections 2015

Still haven’t decided your vote? Here’s a little insight into the parties contesting for Delhi Union Students’ Union election 2015. ABVP – can they do...