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 Year In Review: Hostel Welfare Committee

Members: Ankita Mathur (Convener), Savy, Siddharth K. Santosh (Acting Convener), Hardik Singh, Yashasvi Tripathi, Arushi Dua, Itisha Awasthi, Kriti Srivastava, Mahima Jain The Hostel Welfare Committee is unfortunately one that, no matter how much work they do, it never seems to be enough. There is always something amiss somewhere in the hostel; be it a…

A Dump To Remember

by Ishaan Mishra   So college started a little more than a week ago, and on the very first day I noticed, in not a very pleasant way, if I might add, that the flush of one of the cubicles wasn’t working. This unpleasant surprise was shared by someone else as well, who was so…

The Graveyard in my Room

I do not like mosquitoes. Okay, nobody likes mosquitoes. But I really hate them. With a vengeance. Earlier, I just used to turn on my All-Out and hope that everything would work out, but those motherfuckers were relentless. There is no dignity, no respect, and no mercy in sucking the blood of an individual while they sleep.…

Invisible Lines

The basic structure of the Constitution envisages a cohesive, unified, casteless society. By breathing new life into casteism … fractures the nation and disregards the basic structure of the Constitution …. revitalise casteism, cleave the nation … open up new vistas for internecine conflicts and fissiparous forces …. -Nani Palkhivala In the first place because…

Cold Shower Therapy

It has been nearly a month since the commencement of the semester, and despite it being an unusually prolonged winter, there is no hot water running in the hostels. It was around 13 degrees celsius at 8:00 AM today, and the water felt a lot colder. Being a prestigious University that provides the best infrastructure…