The Joys of (Not) Mooting

As yet another IMS approaches, I see our beloved campus rapidly transform into a battleground. The camaraderie between classmates turns into combat and friendly jesting to jeering. As much as it pains me to witness my fellow classmates descend into this carnage, I can’t help but feel a tinge of pleasure for being far removed…

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…

That’s How We (T)Roll

Troll trəʊl,trɒl noun (in folklore) an ugly cave-dwelling creature depicted as either a giant or a dwarf. If only we could continue sticking to this definition, limiting its application to mythical creatures encountered in Enid Blyton stories. If only! Unfortunately, the world of digital media is very unlike that of Blyton’s and is a rather…

Spirited Away?

Life in law school cannot quite be termed as “easy”. While college is generally an enjoyable and exciting experience, juggling classes, moots, projects, etc., etc., tends to take a toll on the students. It is also this very campus that provides the students with various avenues to unwind- ranging from sports to dramatics to bhangra!…

I (Don’t) Like to Move It, Move It

Oooonnnneee lllaaaassttt pppuuuulll I tell myself as I drag the last carton into my new room. Phew! And that’s another check off my to-do-list. Only 2,34,578 more to go. Yayy!? Every August, students at NLU Delhi find themselves pulling and pushing cartons, furniture and luggage of all sorts across hostels as the new academic session…

Change We Can Believe In

by Veda Handa and Kainaz Tanveer   Change is inevitable. Change is constant. Change is great! And we at NLU Delhi take change very seriously. Quite seriously. And that is precisely why the IMS organisers decided to give IMS 2015 a complete makeover. Many makeovers. Too many makeovers. So here’s a quick look at the…

Being Broke

Thursday, 21st May, 2015. 9:00 A.M. It’s the third week of the month and I’m left with a grand total of Rs. 40 in my wallet. Ten days to the new month. Forty bucks. Zillion times the amount of debt already incurred. I can make it through! It can’t be that hard, right? 11:25 A.M.…