"Where the clear stream of reason has not lost its way into the dreary desert sand of dead habit, where the mind is led forward by thee into ever-widening thought and action into that heaven of freedom, My Father, let my Country awake." -Rabindranath Tagore Beginning from the base- NO...
Now, I'm stressed out! One will only choose to say these words when they have lost all hopes, only when one is completely broken. What is stress? The major cause of stress is the release of stress hormones in the body. When we are anxious, worried or nervous, our body fights...
Believe me this life that we get is worth living, a precious gift given to us. But these days we are living no less than animals.  We have degraded ourselves and the quality of our lives. We are merely living and going with the flow. World is literally bleeding....
Amid the closure and restrictions, there's positive news from Kashmir. An eight-year-old girl from a remote area within the Valley’s north has won the gold medal in the Sub Junior category at the 2016 World Kickboxing Championship that was held in Italy. The time when killings, burning of schools, colleges, strikes and curfews are creating headlines in the valley, achievements of an eight-year-old  kid from a remote village of the valley has changed the mood within the violence-hit region. Tajamul Islam, an eight-year-old Indian girl from Kashmir, inscribed her name in the history books when she clinched the gold medal at the World Kickboxing...
  She is 5, crying in her room within closed doors. She is submissive, novice and docile. She is fragile, notched and introvert. She feels offended with smallest of arguments. She lacks tenacity in her body and her mind. She is born in an upper-middle class family. She goes to...
Do we really understand time? When we hear the word 'time' we instantly go to the mark in watch, clock, or mobiles. Time is just not an indicator of getting ourselves to our schedule or occasion. Instead it is a measure of continuous progress of our existence. We have the...
Those who are determined to face the storm, turns into the storm, creates the storm and tastes the glory. Life is seriously not about chilling, gossiping , fashion, social sites, affairs, and a so called public image..Ouch now this doesn't sound that cool. No issues, don't become a not...
Most of you might feel that the caption is taking a dig at a very popular brand of cosmetics. Well, yes it is. A few days ago, I was pondering on the topics I could write my article about and I saw a commercial about a fairness cream on...
So Boards approach us just like fire engulfs mortals in its flames and trust me, this is no exaggeration. We feel like we are being invited by the blaze. There is actually no escape out of the jeopardy for the time being and you know that you can get...
Sunder Pichai’s Cockroach theory has a lot to say – "At a restaurant, a cockroach suddenly flew from somewhere and sat on a lady. She started screaming out of fear. She was panicky and wanted to get rid of the pest. The lady finally managed to push the cockroach away...
So, November is here once again, it’s that time of year when you’ll see a lot of beards- fluffy, shaggy and curly – beards of all sorts popping out here and there on the faces that remain quite clean for the rest of the year! As you can already...
With college exams approaching, we can see everyone around us finally waking up from their long sleep and running around for notes and books and clearing last minute doubts. Amidst this chaos and a race for marks, we often forget to take care of ourselves and end up with...
  Because I believe, the true manifestations of thoughts cluster only due to the intoxication of nature. While I am engrossed in perceiving those alluring and magical winds, what reflects is the vivid sight of the loquacious birds that seem to be relished by the refreshing air. The moment I...
I cannot deny it, neither can you or anybody, we have all fallen into the deadly prison of regret. In fact, it is so great, Houdini himself would have failed to escape. All those bad decisions, wrong actions, missed opportunities, every single one of them would come back to...
The secret of getting ahead is to get started. Sometimes even only this 'start' itself takes more time than the phase of the whole journey. At times, the failure of past and the fear of future prevents us to move our steps to the idea of present. We all...
Are you bored with your daily life? You probably are if you are working at the corporate sector: 8-8 everyday. You know what you need? A getaway! A getaway from the daily life, and what better place is there for a getaway than a tropical paradise? Now before you...
Every person at some point of time face fear and anxiety, called phobia. Different people suffer from vivid types of phobias, it can be to a significant object or situation. The people going through this can go to extreme levels for avoiding certain burrows, and if unavoidable they may...
  There are some basic things in life that no individual or a book can teach you, only the life can. The one I am pretty sure about is to, stand up for yourself; don’t take bullshit from anyone else. You have one life, live it to the fullest, because...
Nope, it isn’t another judgment day prophecy, although a couple of Mayans did get their laughs out of that fiasco. This article deals with humanity’s greatest nemesis; Procrastination. All of us, more than we possibly could admit, have put off work for tomorrow. From joining the gym to creating a...
To a 13 year old, I am a 19 year old grandma and I am here to clear some things for you. I know love is in the air and every rumour is a daily invention but hang on as you are about to have a roller coaster ride. With...
Growing up as the only child in the family, that too, a girl, that too in India, my mom was scared for me. She taught me everything, from the colours of the setting sun to the slight flick at the end of the alphabet 'a', from how drizzling rain...
There is a notion about life that however hard it is to blend in the surroundings, it is harder to leave it. We get used to everything around us, sometimes even subconsciously we will inevitably go to the familiar point in concern. Nevertheless, adapting to a new set of...
It is strange how a small hobby can turn to your passion and you deliberately try to improvise it. The same happened to Arya when her first poem won the literary award, she knew there was something very soothing about writing. It gave her a way to express her...
The most ubiquitous news that we hear nowadays is about the teen who under parental pressure, due to humiliation by the school authority, because of getting low marks (according to his/family’s expectation) decides to buy a perfectly strong rope from the market, hang it up on the ceiling fan...