91% in BA is just obscene! (On the vulgar way of marking at GGSIPU)

Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University is one of the state universities in Delhi which offers a variety of normal and professional courses to students pursuing bachelors and masters. Several colleges have got affiliation from the university and scores of students pass out each year with their bachelors and masters degrees. The issue is that their […]

Stand for yourselves, ladies!

That’s the reason why I am not standing up for them. Not for my sister, not for mother, not for any of my friends. It is you who will have to realize that you have your own bone and flesh. It is you who will have to sensitize yourselves and future kids. It is you who will have to fight the males to treat your babies as just babies and not as a baby boy or baby girl.

A rape is a rape

How does it affect or why is it a pain to accept that the girls who went to protest go to discos at night? How does it make it correct if a rape victim is characterless (who are you to decide that?)? What has character or profession to do with being raped? Is the rape of a prostitute any less traumatic then of a doctor or teacher (if at all you see a hierarchy)?

मानवता का बलात्कार (Rape of humanity)

१६ दिसंबर को मानवता का बलात्कार हुआ और आज मानवता की मौत हो गई बताया जाता है कई अंगो ने जवाब दे दिया था Translation: On December the 16th Humanity was brutally raped Today humanity died It is said: Many of her organs failed (Dedicated to the Delhi gang rape victim and all of the […]

वो किसी के ख्वाब का एक हिस्सा थी

वो किसी के ख्वाब का एक हिस्सा थी किसी को अपने आँचल में छुपाने वाली माँ किसी के लिए राखी की डोर ये दिल्ली है ये सोती नहीं ये रात भर उन खामोश चीखों को घुट घुट कर सुनती रहती है जो शायद हमारी माँ, बहन या दोस्त के सीने से आती है जिन पर […]

I am not Anna, nor I ever wanted to be…

The frenzy ‘created’ by Anna and his team was based on the simplest of the trick in the book: The people are fed up with corruption; there is a public unrest because of several scams; a lot of media coverage; ensure the message goes to media; hold press conferences; give interviews; accuse the top most leaders (whether or not there is any proof, just accuse); and people will run wearing you ‘cap’, with the tricolour in hand with the energy supplied by your ‘coke’ and ‘samosa’ distributed at the protest venue.

स्तनपान की जरूरत

तुम्हें कई बीमारियों नेजकड़ रखा हैतुम पर ये लगातार हमला कर रही हैंतुम्हें भ्रष्टाचार वाला असाध्य रोग भी लग गया हैतुम घोटालों से भी ग्रस्त रहे होये महंगाई का कैंसर भी तुम्हे खाए जाता हैतुम्हारा दिमाग काफी सुस्त और कमज़ोर पड़ गया हैजो तुम्हें फैसले लेने नहीं देतातुम्हें दूर दृष्टिदोष भी हो गया हैतुम धीरे […]

Of Loitham Richard and the likes

Manipuri student Loitham Richard allegedly died of some injuries that he sustained following a road accident on April 15. He died with bleeding from nose and mouth and the postmortem report suggests it to be a haemorrhage. That was the official account of Loitham Richard’s death from the files of police. College authorities give the […]