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Must Watch Web Series

Too bored of watching TV? I know I am. One of the major advantages of web series is that there are lesser limitations to the content and the makers are not on a leash per se. Web series have diverse content, different from the same old love stories aired on TV. Here’s a list of a few series for you to start with if you’re new to this- 1. Bose Dead/Alive Starring Rajkumar Rao, this series is one of those that everyone must watch. It revolves around the rumored death of the freedom fighter S.C. Bose. It premiered on ALTBalaji and Jio Cinema on 20 November 2017. The script is well written and Rao has again done a fantastic job

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Things To Do When Alone

Alone time is the best time, right? The best thing about spending some time alone is that no one judges you. You can do whatever the hell you want and you owe no explanations to anyone. Here, we have listed a few things that you would like to do when you’re all by yourself.   1. Shave/Wax Haha, I know it’s a little weird that this is the first thing that crossed my mind but it’s necessary pal! When you have the bathroom all to yourself without any time limitations this is the best thing one could do. This usually takes a lot of time but since you’re alone, you can invest as much time as you want! You can

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Things To Do On Sundays

Sundays can seem to be long if you don’t use them the right way. To some, sleeping it away is the number one choice, while the rest struggle with options(and I’m one of the latter). So let’s look the list below that might save us on a rainy day! 1. Organise   Yes, I know it’s the last thing you would wanna do on a weekend but it really is one of the most important things that one should be doing. It not only makes our lives easier but also provides peace of mind. Do a little cleaning of your room, arrange your bookshelf or your closet. Your mom would definitely love you for doing this. Surprise her!  2. Make

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A thousand splendid suns by Khaled Hosseini

“Every street of Kabul is enthralling to the eye Through the bazaars, caravans of Egypt pass One could not count the moons that shimmer on her roofs And the thousand splendid suns that hide behind her walls” -Saib Tabrizi I know I’m a little late, almost everyone has read this tragic yet fulfilling book by Khaled Hosseini. The story starts from Herat where Mariam lives with her mother. As usual, you would feel sad for the young Mariam, an illegitimate child who craves for her father’s(Jalil Khan) love and affection but only gets it once in a while when he comes to visit her with meaningful gifts. Her mother commits suicide and now Jalil is all that Mariam has. She

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Last Minute Valentine’s Day Gifts For Him

One of the most difficult tasks o being in a relationship is to think of V-day gifts for your guy because you have already given him the regular, cliche gifts that a guy can get. But it’s fine, really! Let’s look at some things that your guy might like this year for Valentine’s Day. 1. Be the chef If you don’t cook usually then this is the day for it. Cook him something he likes, bake his favorite cake for him. Bam! You’ve already won his heart, girl. He couldn’t ask for more. 2. Gym wear If your guy is a gym freak(lucky you), then give him track pants, track shorts, a duffle bag, t-shirts or a sipper to take

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Last Minute Valentine’s Day Gifts For Her

Thinking of a gift idea for your valentine can be a tough task sometimes. And you’re so in trouble if you’ve forgotten about it and have a few hours until The day. Don’t you worry, we got you covered. Here’s a list of a few things that you can give her at the last minute. 1. A diary If your better half likes to maintain a diary then this is the one gift that she would cherish for a long time. It would be heartfelt and seem well-thought. She would appreciate the gesture very much. Diaries are easily available at any stationery shop or general store. You can also club it with a few glitter pens or other colorful pens.

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Persuasion by Jane Austen

This book revolves around the twenty-seven-year-old Anne Elliot who is wrestling with her feelings toward Captain Frederick Wentworth, her ex-lover. I despised the way Anne’s family treated her. Her sisters were nowhere close to being there for her. Mary was a covetous little bitch. At the age of 19, Anne fell in love with Wentworth who did not have a remarkable fortune with him but was persuaded by Lady Russell, who was an intimate friend and a motherly figure to her to break it off with him. She acquiesced but lived with the regret of leaving him ever since. Anne and her family face a financial crisis and to overcome that they decide to let the Kellynch hall to the

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Must Watch Thriller/Horror Movies

Bored of the same old love stories and romantic movies? Are you a suspense/horror loving person? Then you’ve come to the right place. Do not judge them by the year they were made in. Some of the finest movies were indeed made in the 80s. So here’s a list of lesser-known Thriller, Suspense and Horror movies that one should definitely check out if they love the genre 1. Borderland (2013)  Elliot Goldner’s ‘The Borderlands’ revolves around a team of investigators looking into strange occurrences at a remote town church, it’s key strengths lie in charismatic characters, compelling drama and an impressive devotion to authenticity which leads to some genuinely unnerving moments of found-footage terror. This is a low-budget movie which

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Book Review

An Abundance Of Katherines by John Green This is about Colin Singleton, a child prodigy and a genius, who seems to want to date girls named Katherine. However, each Katherine he has ever dated has dumped him. Heartbroken by being dumped by K-19 (Katherine number 19), his best friend Hassan plans a road trip which will change Colin’s whole outlook on love, relationships, and life. In this book, I really liked how Colin’s first intentions for going on a road trip was for him to find his ‘Eureka moment’ which would prove to people that he really was a true genius. I loved the plot of this book. Normally, road trips just annoy me – far too clichéd. But, in

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Things to do when HIGH

Wondering what to do after you’re hit by the perfect joint? If you’re high right now, I know your mind can be a little clouded and you’re indecisive af. Do not worry, here’s a list of a few things that you can do. 1. Make art- Summon the artist inside you, unleash it. Cannabis makes everything better and you’d be surprised by what you create after smoking it. For inspiration, check out paintings by other amateur artists or professional ones. You don’t have to be M.F Hussain. You can just doodle if you want. 2. Music therapy Yes, I know it’s a basic suggestion but the best. Explore your playlist, listen to the songs that you were ignoring from so

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7 Must Watch Hollywood Movies of 2017

A lot of movies come and go and we don’t even notice sometimes that we’re missing out on a gem. These movies are precisely that. Some will make you laugh and some cry or some will make you sit on the edge of your seat waiting to see what happens next. So without any further ado, add these movies to your bucket list and end the year with a bang.   1. Thor: Ragnarok Starring Chris Hemsworth, the movies is so far one of the best works of Marvel. It has the right amount of action and humor. The brawls of Thor and Loki never get too old to watch. It is not very intense and more inclined towards the funny

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Book review

The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini Warning: If you’re an emotional person then please grab a box of tissue when you start reading the book. The Kite Runner is a beautiful yet heartbreaking story set in Kabul. The story initially talks about the friendship of Amir and Hassan. Amir is from a well-off family in Kabul and Hassan is a Hazara boy who is also the son of Amir’s father’s servant. Both boys are loved equally by Amir’s Baba but Amir in Baba’s eyes is fragile and incompetent. He is determined to change this opinion by winning the annual kite-flying festival which would lift him up in front of his father. Amir succeeds in winning the competition and Hassan is

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Must watch Bollywood Movies of 2017

There’s a lot more to Bollywood that meets the eye. A lot of movies go underrated because they don’t have a glamorous star cast or if the movie is made on a low budget. These movies are too good to overlook and should be appreciated for story lines that are different and stand out. 1. Lipstick Under My Burkha: Travel to Hawai Manzil in Bhopal’s crowded alleyways, a building shared by four women who have four interspersing stories. Their plights are different, but the constant backlash and tyranny they face have a universal quality. Debutante director Alankrita handles countless taboos. Unapologetically bold and opinionated in its treatment of grave woman issues, the film shockingly managed to elicit laughter rather than

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Underrated Musicians You Need To Check Out

1. Charli XCX She has a unique voice. Along with being a good singer, she is an amazing songwriter as well. She has written for Selena Gomez, Britney Spears and Rihanna. Two of her very hit songs are Boom Clap and Boys. 2. Allie X Her music touches your heart and soul, so does her voice. Her lyrics are beautifully written and sung. Do check her out.  3. Noah Cyrus Another musician given to the world by the Cyrus family. Shadowed by her father and her elder sister Miley Cyrus, Noah is yet to become a big star like them.  4. Little Mix A girl band that came first in the X Factor UK, Little Mix has been consistent with producing

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Must Watch K-drama

Bored of watching F.R.I.E.N.D.S and How I Met Your Mother on repeat? With the rise of K-pop, it’s time to talk about Korean drama which is gradually making its place in India too. 1. My Love From Another Star Do Min Joon is an alien who gets stranded on Earth 400 years ago. The story revolves around how he falls in love with his neighbor and what happens when she comes into his life. Overall, a very nice rom-com. 2. Doctor Crush The storyline keeps you wondering what would happen next. The twists are worth waiting for. A medical drama which is a must watch for those who like romance with a tinge of romance here and there. 3. Uncontrollably

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6 Youtubers you need to check out-

1. SuperWoman Lily Singh a.k.a Superwoman is ruling youtube right now is not only doing comedy sketches but is also indulging in social work, which makes us like her even more. With messages such as #girllove and education for all, she’s won all our hearts already.   2. PewDiePie Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg, has 55M subs right now, and it’s not a surprise at all. His sarcastic comments are more than just funny and his diss on others is just on point. If you enjoy comedy with a touch of sarcasm, he’s the man for you. 3. The key of awesome Started out by making parodies of hit songs, which are just cringeworthy. This is by far the best channel

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7 Must Read Books

1. Looking for Alaska, John Green Speaking from personal experience, John Green is my favorite. He mixes the perfect amount of humor, drama, romance, and suspense in his novels. With his interesting characters, he’s won a million hearts over the world. Everyone should at least read one of his books.   2. Lord of the flies, William Golding One of the best classics so far for teenagers. This book can trigger your interest in reading more of classics if you haven’t already. This is a great start.   3. The Divergent series, Veronica Roth She has taken science fiction to another level. There’s a good amount of suspense and action with a tinge of romance between the protagonists. These books

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6 Things to do when bored

Being bored bugs more than anything in the world. If you have some free time on your hands then thses are the few suggestions you should try out. 1. DIYs projects Quick Do-it-yourself ideas with materials which are easily available at home, are a life saver. You can reinvent your old boring tees or you can make use of those craft items which you haven’t touched in a decade. Here are a few YouTube channels which you can refer to:- ⦁ FashionbyAlly ⦁ Makoccino ⦁ Baylee Jae ⦁ SaraBeautyCorner 2. Do your laundry Yes, get up. This is the perfect time to put your headphones on and put all those dirty clothes which you’ve been hoarding for a while now,

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