Indian cuisine: A review

North Indian Cuisine As you hop down from the bus/auto and enter the swanky South Extension market, you will see a tiny, nondescript dhaba very close to the bus stand....

Of Independence and Ideology

Happy Independence Day. Why day? Why happy? Most importantly why the Independence? First and foremost, why must we celebrate an Independence DAY? Surely the massive...

Indianness: Authors’ perspectives

So what does Indianness mean to you? Is it the nation, which define its people, or the nation, which is peopled by its citizens? Clichés about India’s multicultural...

Sex Amma

Q1: Amma, does kissing or licking a girl’s vagina equal having intercourse with her? Can it cause pregnancy? ANS: Kids kids. I have to say this. Please send in...

WHOSE FREEDOM IS IT ANYWAY?

“At the stroke of the midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India will awake to life and freedom….” Jawaharlal Nehru’s words will keep resounding in the ears of...

Career Carrier:Rhodes Scholarship

The writer complains about the scholarship not being advertised in the papers. The Rhodes Scholarship is one of the most coveted awards for international study. It opens...

Revolutionizing Delhi

–By Arvind Kejriwal Mechanical Engineer from IIT Kharagpur, he joined Indian Revenue Service in 1992. He started Parivartan, a Delhi based citizen’s movement for...

The freedom to be free

What is the point of 62 years of independence if there’s no one out there to assert their liberty, to whine for their freedoms and demand their rights? Social...

DUTA Dharna: The First Of Many To Come?

Following the Delhi University Teachers’ Association’s decision to protest against the implementation of the semester system in its last general body meeting...

Marks Moderation Maddens Students

Fourth year in the running, despite vehement protests, the students of Delhi University continue to face the problem of marks moderation.