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Classics- you may love them, you may hate them but you can’t ignore them. Some of us may go ahead and proclaim like Cliff...

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By Kritika Mittal. Christmas as we know it celebrates the birth of Christ, the harbinger of peace and joy. A festival of the Christians mainly, only...

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Korn became a household in the newly emerging Nu-Metal movement early on in the 1990s. With the release of their albums ‘Korn’ 1994), ‘Life...

Guide to not being a #Hashtag #Douchebag

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Songs that struck a chord – The Sensational 70s

With romance scaling new heights everyday in today’s society, where expressing your love is much easier compared to earlier times, I personally don’t think...

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So stealing the thunder of Delhi elections, “badhti mehengai” , earthquakes and bomb-blasts, the recently announced split of Hrithik and Suzanne Roshan became a...

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Urban dictionary defines a “selfie” as “pictures taken of oneself while holding the camera at an arm’s length, also known as being camera raped,...

Indian Classical Music…Part 3

After a good response from the last 2 articles; I am grateful to you all, I would like to share a lot more information...

J.K Rowling isn’t real, and 7 other literary conspiracies

1. J.K. Rowling Isn’t a Real Person A rags-to-riches story about an impoverished woman who penned seven lengthy novels in ten years, sold over 250...

Simulations back up theory that Universe is a hologram

A ten-dimensional theory of gravity makes the same predictions as standard quantum physics in fewer dimensions. At a black hole, Albert Einstein's theory of gravity...

The era of cheesy songs is here

Bollywood is one such movie industry which is known to portray everything in a big way and every emotion in an exaggerated manner. And...

New Kids In Town (the rise of EDM)

INVASION It is happening again, happened in the 40’s with jazz, 60’s with Rock’n’Roll , in the 80’s with hair metal and the 90’s...

Faulty family planning caused huge losses to Bollywood

SOURCE :http://www.fakingnews.firstpost.com/2013/10/faulty-family-planning-caused-huge-losses-to-bollywood/ With every other movie claiming to have joined 100 crore club, Bollywood might appear as the only industry adding to the GDP growth...

Looking for Alaska by John Green; a Review

By Kanwar Anand Some books rely entirely on self deprecating humour to be funny but while this may be funny in that instance, it soon...

Drooling on a hilltop.

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A Rundown of The Roots

Following a previous post on another little-known band: "The Small Faces", I feel it's fitting I follow up with a review of another little-known...

The eternal Nirvana, at last

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Hot water freezes faster than cold water – Here’s why?

Hot water seems to freeze faster than cold water, known as the Mpemba effect. The effect was named after the Tanzanian student who in...

Experiment with Binaural Beats

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TRICK OR TREAT: IT’S HALLOWEEN!

Its time to get those witch hats and vampire fangs out! Its Halloween people!! The time the year, inevitably as always, has arrived when...

Books or Their Adaptations?

J.K. Rowling became an overnight sensation with the success of her popular book series Harry Potter. A lot of the credit for this goes...

Good business

The Business Solution to Poverty: Designing Products and Services for Three Billion New Customers. By Paul Polak and Mal Warwick. Berrett-Koehler; 264 pages; $27.95. Buy from Amazon.com ONE of...

Thirteen Degrees of Fear; Best Movies to watch on Halloween

It’s that time of the year once again when we step away from the light & head into darkness. As the wall between the...

Imagine?

Billboard named them ‘The Breakthrough Band of 2013’ and Rolling Stone magazine called their single “radioactive” the biggest rock hit of the year. They’ve...

Indian Classical Music Part 2

By Shubham Mittal | After an article on the “Origin of the seven swaras of the Indian classical music” I would want to talk more...

Seven Types of Sarcasm

    Everyone thinks they can be a smart a*s. Well you know what? It's an art. So if you want to use sarcasm you'd better learn...

Cinema and Censorship

Cinema and Censorship Films being censored is an everyday phenomenon and at the same time is quite controversial. In the context of our country, it...

The 1980s Music Report

In 1981 MTV "Music Television" was introduced on cable television and revolutionized rock marketing. Just as FM radio had superseded the hit-oriented AM format,...

The Story of Music by Howard Goodall

There is a fascinating point made on the very first page of Howard Goodall's snappily written journey through 40,000 years of music. Until the...

Why Sheldon Loves His Spot!

"In the winter that seat is close enough to the radiator to remain warm, and yet not so close as to cause perspiration. In...

The Black and White Wonders ;)

The thing about a good old melody is, it makes you want to be part of that era. I have often seen that the...

Well, Maybe…

I happened to skim through the pages of Edward De Bono’s ‘H+’ recently, and I came across the wonderful concept of “Maybe”. Maybe is...

Confessions of a Book Worm

Apart from obsessing over half a million other things, I also have a passionate obsession over books of all kinds. Below is a list...

The Elephant Man; Part 3

Hello after a very long time. In my last two articles I've introduced & made you familiar with a rather amazing figure in human...

Dilli: down the lane through celluloid

The year 2013 marks the centenary of the Indian film industry. Bollywood finds its base in Mumbai. The city is referred to as the...

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