Mehernaz Patel

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The 7 Species Of Smokers That Are Can Be Observed On The Indian Subcontinent

A smoker here, a smoker there, there are smokers almost everywhere. But we prefer not be generalized. Just like all the other animal species no smoker is quite like another. We have specific ways we go about our business and it’s about time we were recognized for it. All smokers are special snowflakes. Special ash-ridden, […]

12 Prominent Indian Freedom Fighters That History Books Forgot To Tell Us About

India’s freedom wasn’t readily given, but painstakingly earned. Source Countless freedom fighters gave up their lives and their comforts to fight for an entire country’s right to govern itself. And while India has honoured many of them, there are some that a majority does not recognize. Because while some are splashed across our history books […]

If You Haven’t Made New Year Plans Yet, These Are The Best Parties Happening In Your City

It’s New Years again! Time to party for 3 hours and take pictures of it for 7. There’s no denying that the pressure this evening can put on people is phenomenal. From picking out the right outfit to making certain that your perfectly planned evening doesn’t absolutely go to hell, there’s a lot to look […]

10 Female Scientists Who Are Some Of The Most Brilliant Minds India Has Produced

We’re not going to pretend we understand anything about science and technology. We write for a blog. That being said India has produced some truly brilliant scientific minds. But because scientific progress isn’t nearly as sexy as celebrity Twitter wars, they often go unnoticed in mainstream media. India has produced some truly brilliant female scientists […]

7 Types Of People You Can Observe When Standing For The National Anthem In Indian Cinemas

Rabindranath Tagore’s Jana Gana Mana is an inspirational song that recognizes the glory of our great country. Little did the esteemed poet and thinker know that people would be grumbling about it years and years after his death. Standing for the National Anthem in Indian cinemas is a time honoured tradition. We do it out […]

12 Bollywood Movies That Perfectly Describe All Your Horrible Exes

So we’ve all been in relationships, right? *radio silence* Well, we can hope. But for the lucky ones who have found people who are willingly happy to get naked with them, they’ve definitely been through a lot of stress and drama. Because nobody ever said love would be easy. Or cheap. But after all the […]

The Early Roles Of 7 Bollywood Big Wigs Who Worked As Junior Artists And Extras

As a recent college graduate can attest, everyone needs to start somewhere. Many get their head start in life by being in the right place at the right time, many get it because either their father or mother or both did all the hard work for them. But there are still many success stories that […]

Falling Doors And Rings Of Fire : On Set Accidents That Affected 10 Of Bollywood’s Best Actors

Being an actor is fun, but nobody ever said it was safe. In fact, if these on-set stories are anything to go by, actors have always faced a bit of an uphill battle while shooting for their movies. whether it’s freak accidents or a bit of recklessness, on set accidents are a tale as old […]

10 Shelved Bollywood Films That Might Never Get A Commercial Release

Unlike you on a Monday, Bollywood is very good at churning out stuff quickly. With movies that get pumped out year after year, the industry has hit slumps, but never anything too drastic. If we’re willing to let go of qualitative standards, Bollywood’s productivity level comes pretty close to you a day before your examinations. […]

Our Favourite TV Shows From the 90’s Would Be Different If They Were Made Today

Television is not a medium that can be dispensed away, especially in India. Source Granted, the market is a binary one with many choosing online streaming services and subscription-based television to binge watch all their favourite shows, but the majority of the country is still more comfortable with traditional television and daily soaps spanning years […]

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