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Here’s What Morning In Delhi Looks Like After Celebrating A Cracker-Free Diwali

The morning after Diwali, Delhi woke up to a blanket of smog as always, a sure sign that winter’s on its way. Though the problem is mostly a result of the crop stubble burning on the city’s outskirts, firecrackers only make it worse, drastically changing the city’s AQI (Air Quality Index) values from safe to […]

A Reddit Thread Asked People To Predict The Next One Year & They’ve Come Up With Some Gems

Diwali is a great time to be alive. What better way to celebrate a festival than to sit around and complete work from home? Source But you saw this coming right? You knew you’d be spending your morning desperately typing into a keyboard so you could save your afternoon from being taken over by work. […]

10 Times We Couldn’t Escape How Absolutely Fabulous Narendra Modi Looked

We’ll be the first to admit, we’re not that smart. We’re not the brightest bulbs around and are not afraid to admit when we don’t know something. Which is why we’re not going to try discussing important things. Like policymaking, or public opinion or the grander movement in this country’s government. We’ll leave that to […]

The Overwhelming Response To #MeToo Campaign Shows That We Need To Talk About This

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ll have probably noticed people sharing stories with the hashtag #MeToo since Monday. If you looked closely, you’ll see these are stories of sexual harassment shared by victims as part of a global movement that started off with a single tweet. Different people, from different places, in different […]

Govt Of India Plans To Reinstate The Law That Sends People To Jail For Status Updates

Section 66A of the IT Act was a nightmare and was scraped down by the Government in 2015. Section 66A of the Information Technology Act, 2000 was the unconstitutional tool used to curb free speech on social media. According to a report on the Internet Free Foundation, the Government Committee plans on bringing Section 66 […]

Kolkata Police Has The Best Response To All The #MeToo Status Updates On Facebook

On Monday, actress Alyssa Milano unknowingly started a global movement for awareness about sexual harassment with a simple tweet. Within no time at all, the #MeToo movement had caught on, and millions of victims across the globe began sharing their stories. when getting a haircut in Bombay, male hairdresser gave me neck massage which ended […]

Indian Twitter Is Not Very Happy With Justin Trudeau’s Diwali Wish!

Justin Trudeau has always actively and enthusiastically participated in all the major Indian festivals and he made no exception for the ‘festival of lights’ that will be celebrated by Indians on October 19th. He took to Twitter on Tuesday morning to wish people Happy Diwali but Indians didn’t seem very pleased by his choice of […]

PornHub Is Giving Its Users An STD, But Not In The Way You Think

Guys, let’s get this out of the way, I don’t use PornHub, you don’t use PornHub, none of us do… we just know a lot about it. Agreed? Good. Source But there might be a tiny reason for you to stop using the website for a moment. And it’s not the tiny reason you generally […]

15 Brands We Grew Up With That Look Like They’ve Grown Up With Us

We’ve all grown up, right? From idiots in diapers, we’ve managed to graduate to idiots with jobs… But amidst all that growth, most of us have managed to keep our identities relatively intact. We are who we are and that rarely changes with age. Just like the products we loved and grew up with. They’re […]

Why Is The “Hanging Till Death” Time Fixed Early In The Morning For Executions?

As per the criminal law in India, when a person is sentenced to death he will be hanged by the neck till he is dead. It is only in the most heinous cases that the Indian court punishes the culprit with an execution. The last time the Supreme Court of India executed someone in India […]

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