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On the very first, and perhaps longest-lasting element of a human’s identity- THE NAME. By Bianca Honnekeri  To give my piece for the month some direction, I’m going to discuss North West. It’s not always in good taste to begin a column with a PJ, but some cases beg for it, and other cases refuse to ‘guide’ you with literary inspiration until you root for a compass-direction.  North West is a person. A tiny person. A month-old person. But a person nonetheless, and daughter to media power-couple Kimmy K and Kanye. And while...

Posted on Mar 5 2013 - 10:36am by Bianca Honnekeri

Being a Prick! (The cathartic effect that first injection has on a medical student.)    Well dear Readers, I’m back, and this time to describe yet another milestone in my medical education. Take heart all ye brave soldiers of First MBBS! (And try not to feel nauseous, ye innocent non-medical wayfarers!) When building a building- even one you hope someday becomes a monument- the pivotal, defining...

The day long retreat with Nithya and 20 absolute strangers is going to be etched in my mind for a long time to come. If things would have taken their normal course (read-if things would have gone my way!), I would be doing something I wanted to do but was shorn of! (At least this is how my angry mind looked at it!) Eventually, I realised, eventually, in life, you...

You made the wrong career choice. Now what? As a child of six years of age, I was asked what I wanted to become when I grow up. I replied that I wanted to be a neurologist. How I even knew the meaning of such a long word at that age, I do not know. I could have said I wanted to become an actress or a painter or a pilot or any damn thing I could think of; instead, I said I wanted to become a doctor....

  As holidays drew closer I started making plans about travelling home. I had to decide how was I supposed to travel. Frankly speaking there was nothing to decide. As the kind of lazy ass I am, I don’t ever get a train reservation done. Not even with those online bookings and Tatkal schemes. I thought of travelling by Air. But due to my limited pocket money that plan soon vanished in thin air....

Honhaar Dancing Star is a dance reality show for youngsters from the age of 14-24 and will be telecast on channel E24. The show will have 18 episodes. Auditions will be conducted in 9 cities & best dancers will be selected who will be final contestants of the show. Each episode will follow a different dance theme, and contestants will be judged on their ability to adapt to it. In each episode,...