Happiness and India

When Something Bad Happens, We Should Be Allowed To Have Negative Thoughts & Feelings

By Saumya Tiwari We all aspire to achieve the ultimate state of happiness. What else do you think tons of self-help books rely on? New YouTube...
Nikah Halala

Muslim Women Pay For Sex With Maulvis To Return To Their Previous Husbands

Time after time we see religions, cultures, practices and traditions make the kind of moves which worsen the already troubled status of women in...
No-Fly list

Here Are 5 Major Tips Which You Need To Get On A No-Fly List...

As the heated debate continues on whether to put a certain Indian MP on a no-fly list of Air India airlines, it does amaze...
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YES, I’m A Student Of Amity And NO, My Father Didn’t Shell Out Lakhs For...

So, I'm a student of Amity. What was your first reaction or judgement of me? Something along the lines of "Rich spoilt brat, usually drunk...
Food Packed At Restaurants

Are You Worried Of Being Judged For Getting Your Food Packed At Restaurants?

More often than not, you may have been a part of a social gathering where extra food might've been ordered and if you're that...

Grammy Awards Have Officially Become An International Joke And We Tell You Why

Grammy Awards have developed a reputation to make some of the most weird and unexpected decisions and the 2017 edition of the awards was...

Had I Been A Student From Bihar, I Would Have Easily Gotten Into DU:...

By Pankaj Rawat As Bihar’s School Education Board was gearing up for the statewide Class XII board exams, a major development crept in, ahead of...
delhi people

Why Don’t Delhi People Say Hi To Each Other Even When They Are Familiar?

We have come quite far in terms of technology in this century. Millennials as we like to call ourselves, we're nothing but a bunch...

Can We Stop Judging Every Movie To Sound Cool Online, Dear Self Proclaimed Critics?

Do you know what is the new fad amongst the so called ‘movie buffs’ online? Well, if you haven’t noticed it yet, let me...

Post Truth: How Award Show Speeches Are More Important Than You Think

  Can you feel the award season vibe around you right now? It’s when you stop giving a damn to your New Year resolutions and...

Here’s Why I Think ICSE Students Fare Better In College Than CBSE Students

By Pratyosh Gogoi Demystifier: An ED Original where we take a complex topic but the content is written in such a way that it is...

Pseudo Liberals, Shut Up: Swami Atmasthananda Deserved Every Bit Of That Gun Salute And...

Swami Atmasthananda (10 May 1919 – 18 June 2017) was the fifteenth president of the Ramakrishna Math and the Ramakrishna Mission. He joined the Ramakrishna...
Vaping

“Vaping is Gay”: What Those Memes Really Mean

I cringed on seeing those memes the first time. I am all up for politically incorrect, problematic humour (given the proper time and space and...
Sonakshi Sinha vs Sona Mohapatra

Are We Really Doing The Right Thing By Bashing Sonakshi Sinha And Supporting Sona...

As the people on Twitter continue to support Sona Mohapatra in her war of tweets against Sonakshi Sinha, one can only surmise that hey,...
Old Cartoons Scooby Doo

Breakfast Babble : The Old Cartoons Of 90’s And Early 2000’s Were The Real...

Breakfast Babble: ED’s own little space on the interwebs where we gather to discuss ideas and get pumped up for the day. We judge...

Why Can India Never Hate APJ Abdul Kalam Nor Amitabh Bachchan?

Some people you can never really hate no matter how hard you try. Shri. APJ Abdul Kalam and Shri. Amitabh Bachchan are two such...

FlippED: Is Allowing Jallikattu In Tamil Nadu Justified? Our Bloggers Fight It Out!

FlippED is An ED Original style wherein two bloggers come together to share their opposing or orthogonal perspectives on an interesting subject. After Chennai boiled...
Stereotypes

Stereotypes Shouldn’t Offend You Because Let’s Face It.. They’re Probably True

This article and its content might offend you but then again, doesn’t something or the other (in terms of stereotypes) always offend somebody in...

Muslims Bash Woman For Singing Hindu Hymn On A Reality Show!

By Anuriti Sarkar All of us should be allowed to give our own opinions, our own expressions without fearing the government or anyone else. That's what...
Indian Superstars at Cannes 2017

Are You Really That Blind To Believe Cannes Matters?

The hysteria Indian media has towards Cannes is a nice way to know how we indirectly contribute to white supremacy. The media is so...
Delhi metro to go cashless

Delhi Metro To Go Cashless, Because The Government Wants To Force Us Into A...

Did anyone tell the Delhi Metro Association that a lot of people stand in long metro queues with black money to recharge their metro...

Irom Sharmila’s Shocking Defeat in Manipur Elections, Paradise Lost?

By Kritika Dagar "The mob is the mother of tyrants"  - Diogenes For 16 years when she fasted for the repealing of the draconian Armed Forces Special...
sarabhai vs sarabhai

Can We Just Hold Our Judgements Against Sarabhai Vs Sarabhai Take 2 For A...

So Sarabhai Vs Sarabhai Take 2 is out and after having watched the 1st episode of season 2, and the many reviews about it, I...
Marital Rape

Marital Rape Is Not Rape So Ladies, Take Your Tantrums Somewhere Else

By Ranjabati Ray Did you ever watch the series "A Man’s World" on YouTube? One of the social stigmas that had been addressed to on...

Doctors Wear Helmets in AIIMS To Protest Against Another Doctor Being Kicked Like A...

The doctors strike at Mumbai has entered it’s fourth day today and it is high time you should know certain things before using the...

Get Ready To Pay A Lot More “Challan” If This Motor Vehicles Act Is...

- By Kritika Malik. The motor vehicles (amendment) bill was introduced for discussion last year to decrease road accident related fatalities by 50%. Every year,...

Shah Rukh Khan In The Ring Of Fire : Is The Superstar Responsible For...

Meeting your favorite movie star can sometimes be hazardous to your health or even cause death, be it Jackie Chan or Rajnikanth or in...
ivanka trump

Who Is Ivanka Trump And Why Does She Attract So Much Negative Press?

Ivanka Trump is not just the First Daughter of the President of the United States, but she just might be one of the most...

How (Not) To Be A Lady: How Should We Define Femininity In This Milennial?

Let’s begin with an exercise: Tina Fey, Hilary Clinton, Whoopie Goldberg, Jennifer Lawrence, Ruby Rose, Diana Keaton. Here is set of strong independent popular modern women,...
Karan Johar

Why Is Bollywood Being Fake-Supportive Towards Karan Johar For His Twin Kids?

By Eshna Gupta Karan Johar welcomes two new members to his family as he gets blessed with twins through surrogacy. Karan’s twins, christened Yash and Roohi...
Islamic Banking Card

Post Demonetization, India to Make a Move Towards Islamic Banking. Why?

A lot is up with our country these days. So the RBI is interested in introducing Islamic banking in India, following many speculations that a...
Birthdays

Here’s Why I Think That Celebrating Birthdays Is Totally Overrated

You’re ecstatically spending your parent’s money on something you had no hand in. Your mother labored for hours and pushed you out of her...

Passing Judgements At People Is The Best Thing To Do, Ever! Go For It!

By Vasundhra Chauhan Being an Indian, there are certain things that you are born with. You will always have that one super-desi base pair in...

Different Ways Holi Is Celebrated in India (video)

By Eshna Gupta Holi is an important festival of India and the most awaited day of the year for many. The way we know Holi, it...
doctor

How Do Doctors Survive Through All The Blood And Gore & Yet Be So...

The other day, my school friend was asking me, “How do you doctors manage to survive through all the blood and gore of an...

Why Bollywood is Succumbing to the Political Bullies of India?

By Arpita Singh It is a matter of grave sadness that Bollywood is succumbing to the political bullies without much choice. Recently activists of Shree...

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Gen Z kids - including me - who were born and bred in concrete jungles are generally dumbfounded at the idea that...
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Watch: 6 Indian Disasters That Deserve Their Own Chernobyl Style Miniseries

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