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Dekho mauka, maaro chauka!

Tired of facing rejection even after a million guts in your ass? Well, we guys hear rejection as —Try again tomorrow! But if nothing seems to be working, keep this in mind… Girls love to blabber about anything and everything. If you could lend your ears and listen to her generic crap (patiently and without any interruption), don’t be surprised ...

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Boyfriend+Girlfriend=Faltoo Tension

Want to lead an uncomplicated life? Don’t acquire a BF/ GF, says Abhinav Jain because… A popular, well-lit, and busy eating joint. Big flat screen television playing in a corner. Round little shining tables with nice angular chairs around it. A guy and a girl seated on either side of the table. Guy reaches into a paper bag and pulls ...

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Career Counseling

A career counselor may be just the person to clear your confusion!! It’s that time of the year again. Time to make difficult choices, especially for those of you who’ve got Board exam results. But are you making an informed decision or simply moving along with the herd, goaded by peer pressure, parents and pretty brochures? This is your life ...

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Home Science

Home Science as a career? Hm…the only career HS grads manage to land is that of a FTH (full-time housewife). Betcha you think all the poor sods, who are about to tie the knot, make a beeline for home science classes, right? Okay, all ye narrow-minded folks, here is an eye-opener – Home Science (HS) is NOT restricted to only ...

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Arts V/S Science

Science for the nerds, Arts is for the birds… –Neha Seth “Oh! You were so little when I last saw you, now you’ve become so big…,” says your distant aunt. This ironical statement sounds quite familiar to most of you, I’m sure. “So! You’re in college now, haan…. Following in your sister’s footsteps, one more engineer in the family…” “No, ...

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The Unbecoming Engineers

A student in an engineering college is considered to be part of a special species. And an IITian is God’s gift to earth. But what exactly are we learning in these four years, asks IITian Taru Kapoor. Before I proceed to say anything, I request you all to kindly excuse any content that maybe regarded as capricious jargon or insensitive ...

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Dark side of the Kota quota

Akhil Mehta investigates the Good, the Bad ,and the Ugly side of the IIT Coaching Class phenomenon that’s mushroomed in Kota About 40 years ago, the directors of 5 institutes noticed that the number of people who wanted to study there was starting to exceed the number of people who could be trained. So they devised a system, a system ...

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Google Job Hunt

Think it’s cool to work at Google? Who doesn’t ?? Nikhil Taneja finds out what it takes to get a job at the ‘most wanted’ company visiting engineering campuses across India. Rachit Aggarwal, one of the three finalists from the NCR/ Delhi region for the Google ‘dream job’ is calm, cool and composed. A final year student from the National ...

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Getting the Right training

Many production houses have spawned off their in-house training facilities into a separate training business offering course. The advantage being you are eventually absorbed… the job guarantee exists! > Maya Entertainment Ltd has the training division ‘Maya Academy of Advanced Cinematics’ (MAAC). MAAC is in Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, and many other cities. They offer a variety of packages to suit ...

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Kaho, Na Kaho!

Does your boyfriend give you a “dil shape waala” balloon everyday? Or do you get a cold treatment everytime you say those three words? Thomas “tom” Koshy sorts things out… “I’m really getting attached to you y’know?” “Uhuh?” “Like, I feel… I really like you a lot!” “Uhuh?” “……..” “Hmmm” “???” “You wanna go eat something?” 1, owww, 2, owwwch!, ...

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