Category: Weekly Wits

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Why Humanities is Looked Down Upon

This article attempts to probe into the reasons that have long rendered humanities as a discipline to be looked down upon. “When my relatives ask me what I’m...

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Sex Amma: Sex During Periods?

‘‘Can I have sex during periods?” is a million-dollar question which young and curious munchkins wonder and write to Amma about! Fret not, Amma is here to answer...

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A DU Beat Guide on Flying Past this Semester

The advent of a new semester is synonymous with fun, more activities, and more opportunities, but it is also marked by stress, pressure, and piling workload. The key is...

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In Conversation with Prajakta Koli, A YouTuber Who Remains MostlySane

Prajakta Koli, the owner of YouTube Channel MostlySane, spoke with the same fervour to DU Beat like she does in her videos. Khyati: There is a certain blurring of lines...

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16 Reasons Why We Should Stan Arundhati Roy

Arundhati Roy is so misunderstood, often by fake news peddlers and also by “intellectuals” who negate her whole body of work and essentially downgrade her as...

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Auburn Umbrella: The Prints are Back!

The past never leaves us and definitely not in fashion. Welcome your 2019 wardrobe with a smacking debut of prints. They make their own share of entries and exits in the...

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The Move of the #MeToo Movement

Movements that start on social media have a way of fizzing out into oblivion on their own, so it is important to analyse their impact, by following up on regular...

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The False Consolation That A New Year Brings With It

The New Years are a time of utmost revelry and celebrations, where people come together to welcome the new year. However, what is really so new about new year, except a...

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A Jab to the Punjabi Department

An account on how the poems of a Punjabi Leftist poet sparked up a chain of protests in the University’s Punjabi Department. “We fought for very basic democratic...

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Things To Look Forward to in 2019

With a new year approaching, we step into a whole different arena of possibilities that are up for grabs in the coming year. If you can already feel the crispness in the...