Category Archives: Youth ki Awaaz

Why not treat ‘Change’ as empowering?

Since the Obama campaign, the word ‘change’ has become ubiquitous. Today it is treated synonymous to ‘change for the better’. This optimism is exactly what the world needs right now. There are many such campaigns out there which are trying to empower … Continue reading

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Let’s freecycle India

Let’s Freecycle India Everyone loves free stuff. What if you get free stuff and also get to contribute your bit to save the environment? That is what the idea behind Freecycle is. Freecycle is a network that has close, almost … Continue reading

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Shilpa Shetty and other celebrity quacks

Orginally published at Youth ki Awaaz Shilpa Shetty claims that use of fizzy drinks causes wrinkles but the fact is that the amount of the gas in soft drinks is dwarfed by levels naturally produced by the body. In any … Continue reading

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The Idiotic Sensationalism

Published at My congratulations to Aamir Khan, Rajkumar Hirani and Vidhu Vinod Chopra on making a great movie. I also extend my sympathies to Chetan Bhagat and believe that the author should have been duly credited. But there’s a … Continue reading

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