Category: Your Beat

Freeing the Nipple from Caste, Colonialism, and Culture

We attempt to unearth the history of criminalisation and censorship of women’s bodies. A bra is one of the many things that societies have imposed upon girls by...

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This isn’t a Fairy Tale, Don’t Lock Me in an Ivory Tower

The freedom to loiter, occupy public spaces post 9 p.m., and see how our campus looks at midnight is a luxury and experience that women students are denied. Earlier last...

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Disguised Scamsters Terrorise DU Students

Mutiple accounts of women dressed in green salwar-kameez, terrorising and exploiting students from across the university have surfaced online in the last couple of days....

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Are the Students of Delhi University Ready to Swipe Right?

Find out the popular opinion of students on Tinder and if it can help you find love? While school life is usually lived in a bubble, college opens our avenues and...

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Masturbation- An Act of Self Love

Masturbation is the word for the glorious art of self-pleasure and sexual satisfaction. It helps you know what your body desires. It is nothing to be ashamed of....

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A Match Not Made in Heaven: Politics and Art

Is it the purpose of art to suit certain political sides? Is it necessary that it subverts opinions? The age-old question of the politics in, and of art remains, but...

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The Dilemma: Is it the Right Age?

“It is the right time now.” “There’s a right age for everything.” How often have we heard these lines? But does it really matter? With the last semester...

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BEING A FIRST TIME VOTER, WHAT TO KEEP IN MIND

As we move closer and closer to the impending elections that will shape the nation. DU Beat brings to a guide to tell you how does it feel to vote for the first time. As...

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Speaking of the Devil – Gap Year

For a final semester student in DU, the idea of something known as the ‘gap year’ tends to induce feelings of uncertainty and disenchantment, with negative inertia...

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Debating Tournaments: An Account of a Debater

When debating is an enriching and fun activity, how do debating tournaments turn out to be strenuous and tardy? One of the first things you learn after joining the...