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Chuck the Box

Long legs, blue eyes, jet black hair and fair skin- How many of you pictured a man while reading these words? My guess is probably none. I mean, this is not how you generally describe a man is it?  This shallow description of a person is only limited to the females and it is only this side of the gender which is reduced to the double standards set by our bea[...]

Types of Guests at Bengali Weddings

Winter is coming and so are the wedding invitations. Apart from getting hyped about the kacchi biriyani and borhani (yum), we are going to have to mentally prepare ourselves for the ordeal of socializing with countless relatives/friends/parents of friends/colleagues and their families. Forever-grumpy uncles getting down and dirty on the Gaaye Holud dancefloo[...]