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What it means to turn 18?

18! A combination of two digits . Yes! A lot of important things which rushed to your mind when you entered this age. Basically, things like: First, ‘now, I am officially an adult to watch [A] certified movies freely; No more hiding Now, authorized to ride daddy’s bike/car. And a night out to banta hai boss!!!! I am authorized to ...

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Begining or the End

Beep beep…… beep beep….. beep beep….. The alarm goes on… it’s 8:00 already… I hit the stop button. Get up. Ouch, my eyes. They’re burning. I walk up to the mirror to look at my reflection. My eyes are red and puffed up. That’s not new now. It’s been the same for last 10 days. I can always say I ...

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The Fashion Zodiac – Maybe it is your Sunsign

Have you ever wondered why you are so obsessed with hot pink colour or the necklace that you got eight years ago from Goa? Well, if you are wondering then the end to your bewilderment is here! And if you aren’t, then congrats, you get answers even before you ask for them. Maybe it is your sun sign! Isn’t it ...

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Amreekan Desi – you can’t take ‘India out of the Indian’

Amreeka! It’s every Indian’s fantasy to live the American Dream, or should we say, the Amreekan dream. Atulya Mahajan does far more than to just paint a picture of US-of-A, its culture and the people. While everybody else in their book are busy milking the “Engineering experiences in India” cow, for his maiden book, Atulya has weaved a story on ...

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Girls! Girls! Girls! – what’s going on inside?

A joke I heard in the movie Hum Tum. First of all God created this world, He was happy with what he did and rested for some days. Then He created Boys and was so happy with His creation that he rested some more days. And then He made a big mistake, He created Girls. Since then neither God nor ...

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Where is that GUY !!

Every time I look through the crowd, I see a million faces in the light, I see through few eyes, I cross over some one’s sight, There are few I see whom I can read with ease, These few are the one who scan me or try to please I wonder in this mist to see you some day For ...

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#..IS IT ALL ABOUT LOOKS..?..#

She is pretty..beautiful..smart.. intelligent..she had got all those qualities which every girl desires of.. Yupp she is the perfect example of BEAUTY WiTH BRAiNS.. But still why is it that people just talk about her beauty and not about her brains?? Why is it that when she achieves success..credit is given to her beauty and not to her talent?? Why ...

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Happy Anniversary to me…

I was a girl in the final year of Engineering, with no dreams, no aspirations and no aim. I had decided to go with the flow of life and life took me to one of the top MNCs of India. I was ecstatic. Training in Mysore was more than a ‘dream come true’. I knew I wanted to be there. But ...

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Book review- And the Mountains Echoed, by Khaled Hosseini

Khaled Hosseini, the celebrated Afghan-American author of “The Kite runner” and “A thousand splendid suns” is here again with his latest offering “And the Mountains Echoed”. If you have had a chance to read the initial two chef d’oeuvre, “And the mountains echoed” wouldn’t be equally striking. The book begins with a bedtime story (a lovely fable said in a ...

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