Aarthi Venkatesh

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An Orange a Day, Keeps Diseases Away

Oranges are sweet, juicy and pulpy fruits that consist of indispensable nutrients. Not just nutrients, orange tend to make nausea...

Dealing by way of Peer Pressure

“I’m not in this world to live up to your expectations and you’re not in this world to live up to mine.”  ― Bruce Lee

5 ‘Must Visit’ Historical Places in Delhi

The capital of the city has been one of the cities that witnesses tourist attraction throughout the year. Delhi has been...

Can Too Much Water Kill You?

So recently, my roommate told me, “I just read that one should not drink more than 2 liters of water a day,...

Humans Are 99% Chimp: The Truth Behind Our Genes

Genetics has always been a highly intriguing branch of biology, one that curious humans connect with the most. The study of genetics...

Top 10 International Exams

According to the RBI, spending on tuition and hostel fees by Indian students studying abroad has shot up 44% in the past...

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The Gun Knows Me Better : Episode 2

One was passing and another terror haunted me. Ammi wants me to join the army. She doesn’t know I am haemophobic and ballistophobic. How will I tell her that and make her understand? Neither was I ready...

THE GUN KNOWS ME BETTER  – Episode 1

Abu (Dad) was a hero. Not just for me but for the nation as well. Yes! He was an army man.  Major General Nazreem Taufiq- one of the highest-ranked army officials of his time. . I can't say...

Accepting Loneliness

When it all happens suddenly... As a 17-year-old  girl from a really conservative family in Chennai, being sent to a city like Bangalore to study was itself a great thing. Accept it or not, I had a lot...