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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...

Mahatma Gandhi, the father of our nation, preached non-violence to the world. Many of today’s world leaders and successful people have looked up to Gandhiji and his principle of non-violence. But then why are his countrymen using violence as a means to voice their opinions? Several political and religious groups and anti-social elements have used violence against what they consider as not a part of Indian culture. The cases of attacks against girls going to pubs in Mangalore by Hindutva-based groups can only highlight the increasing...

Soft Singh Yadavji has done it once again!!! He kissed the fat lady who was yet to sing the UPA’s FDI tunes has now started to prepare songs on COMMUNALISTS. The not-so-Soft-Yadavji is known for his resolute integrity on changing his mindless mind, statements, and flings with all parties. He has got an absolutely flawless record of using cheaply inane tricks to fight communal forces, because he thinks...

Posted on Dec 4 2012 - 3:02pm by Divya Dias

Females aren’t As Smart… No, honestly. Isn’t that what everyone seems to be saying all the time? Be it in the music videos where half-dressed females rub themselves against the starring rappers and think that’s success or movies where guys find it easy to fool girls and get into their pants, people will actually have you believe it too. What about the Ekta Kapoor serials every girl’s...

The following article is ex-headlines today senior special correspondent Akash Banerjee’s reply to an article on Caravn Magazine profiling Arnab Goswami. It  first appeared on the authors blog. Caravan’s website over the last two days has been experiencing unusual amounts of traffic; ‘Damn, caravanmagazine.in is not opening!’ lamented many eager readers on twitter. It was not as if the...

Yes!! Yes!! Yes. My government is here again. A slap on the face of all who said that this government is bitten by a bug called “policy-paralysis”. As I have a very potential threat of getting arrested by Kutil Chappal, I hereby will accost our beloved G** as Banana republic. Last week the monkeys present in the Banana republic introduced the next big thing-...