Of Bhangra, Bhatura, and (un)Burnt Calories

Monday, 7:00 A.M: I am ready to hit the gym! New semester, new me.  Starting today, I shall exercise every day and eat only nutritious food. Hello to the first day of my happy and healthy life! Monday, 4:30 P.M: Cereal for breakfast, roti-sabzi for lunch. I’ve been eating right all day. So maybe I…

This Article is a Buzz-Kill

The HWC (Hostel Welfare Committee) went around the rooms in the hostel last week pouring ‘Mosquito Repellent Chemical’ in the coolers that are present in the Hostel Rooms. Mosquito larvae are known to breed in stagnant water but it is a long shot for them to breed in coolers that have fresh water poured in…

The SWC speaks out: An interview with Aditya Vikram Yadav

In what could only be deemed as one of the first productive General Body Meetings of the semester, the Student Welfare Committee recently opened up for discussion a topic of extreme importance to the student community i.e. the strict curfew rules enforced on campus with regard to the entry/exit regulations. Disappointingly, the meeting saw sparse…

Heckler’s Burden

Written by Shuchita Goel and Shivpriya Gurtoo.   In light of the protests that happened during the Abish Mathew performance, the PLPDG held their maiden internal discussion, bringing in four viewpoints that exist among the student body. The four students who participated in the discussion were Akshat Agarwal (II Year), Aarushi Mahajan (III Year), Bhargavi…

Back to college (again)

  So we enter another semester. This week saw the second and third years returning to campus, to be lovingly greeted by humidity, heat, and the odd mosquito or two. We also have a newly discovered species on campus: the first years (aka the ones who have yet to discover that “the odd mosquito or…