Editor Speaketh

People often ask me what DU Beat is. And my standard answer to that is, “Well…we are an independent student newspaper”. But then what does this phrase...

Word Out

Our readers tell us what they think of DU Beat: “A beat apart!” Akanksha Saxsena, Hindu “I Enjoy doing the crosswords every week, they’re fun...

The daughter dies, the son shines…

Olina Banerji It’s frightening when real life begins to imitate art. A popular, resurgent leader, a homecoming, a failed attempt at her life, a near-fascist...

What if…

The Blacks were the Whites??? No, this isn’t an obscure reference to the latest fashion trend or one of the “pink is the new black” alerts from the...

New ICC rules

In the wake of controversial Sydney test DUB Sports asked its readers for the rules they would like to bend. We got some interesting suggestions. The best have been...

Talking Tarot

Aries: you might want to be in charge of everything this week. Don’t refuse to look at new approaches and let go. Avoid being possessive in personal relationships...

Delhi Events this Week

FILMS The Hungarian Film Week by the Hungarian Cultural Centre The Porcelain Doll – Jan 22, 6 and 8 pm, Siri Fort Auditorium. Ph- 26493370 Vagabond – Jan 23,...

Australian Open

Out of the four Grand Slam Tennis Tournaments that keep us glued to our idiot boxes...

Shades of Grey

Thank you all for your entries :) The judge thought, pondered and thought.. And finally came to a decision! Be at St Stephen's on the 12th to see if you won!

Of Rats and Stomach Aches

COMPLAINT CELL If you have a complaint about your college, tell us about it… Delhi University students are brilliant. They really are- industrious, talented,...