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If You Do These Things, You’re Probably Still Single

People don't like being single and neither will they settle for a poor relationship. Those who have been on the lookout for a partner...

Sexuality Has Nothing to Do With Creativity: Rohit Verma, Fashion Designer

Fashion is a cut-throat industry with new designers making their mark each day. And the effort it takes to thrive in the neck-breaking competition can...

Belarus President Tells People to Get Naked and Work. Everybody Agreed.

On instructions from the President of Belarus, employees have a new dress code for their work place; nothing. In Belarus, people are stripping down...

’40 Under 40: An Anthology of Post-Globalisation Poetry’ Is a Must Read For ’80s...

“This poem refuses to go Under the knife To yield to size-zero conformism…” A soon as I read these lines from Plus-sized Poem written by Chandramohan S,...

How These Ladies Turned a Passion For Baking Into a Thriving Business

For Sharon Correya, baking cakes was just a hobby, till one day this hobby turned into a business and pulled her family out from...

82-Years-Old, 11 Degrees. And No Sign of Stopping

The rat race in the job market and the sheer pressure of competition has convinced almost everyone into believing that you need to follow...

Men Cradle Their Beer Bellies Like Pregnant Women in Hilarious New Ad

It's no secret that men love their beer. It is the perfect companion to unwind with after a long day at work, watch the...

10 Things That Are Morally Appalling But Legal

What is legal isn't always right. There are laws in this world that go beyond most people's basic ideas of what is good and what...

You Can’t Catch a Break If You Are A Doctor

Regular people are packed and ready to leave office at 5.59 pm. For them, work ends at 6pm. There are no emergency board meetings....

If You Support The Ban on The Yulin Festival, Then You Should Also Support...

I love dogs. But I also love eating meat. I have never eaten dog meat, and for the forseeable future, I won’t. This makes...

This Studio is Absolutely Purrfect For Cat Lovers

At Cat Cafe Studio in Mumbai, you have to mind your step because there are cats everywhere. There are snoozing on the floor, playing with...

Students of India: Ulka Gupta, Television’s Jhansi Ki Rani

Students of India chronicles stories across the country on those who are doing great work in various fields: Art and theatre, acting, music and...

Heera Panna’s Last Gasp

Back in the day, when Mumbai was just on the verge of being flooded by the mall culture, Heera Panna stood as the benchmark...

People Tell What Happened When They Reconnected With The One That Got Away

What happens when you meet 'the love on your life', 'the one that got away' a few years later? Do sparks fly? Do the...

I am in love with the feeling of love. I seek love: Saiber

Saiber Sasha or Saiber as she is known to the world is a sparkly writer whose mind is usually preoccupied with a picture of...

The Steve McCurry Debate: Exploring Ethics in Photojournalism

“A painter has the liberty of creating and avoiding things, a photojournalist doesn’t”, was the one statement that succinctly put things into perspective at...

Meet Gauri Bhide, She Took Apart Worli Police Station In a Drunken Rage

Twenty-one-year old Gauri Bhide was arrested on June 16, 2016 for driving her car drunk, ramming into a footpath and assaulting six cops at...

Do Women Find Buying Lingerie From Men Embarrassing?

If you are a woman in India, it is very likely you have bought lingerie from  salesmen on the streets. What seems highly awkward...

Should Your Boss Be Allowed to Dictate Your Personal Life?

For actors working 12 hours a day on the same set almost every day with spot boys, make up artists, constant instructions from directors,...

Pakistani Clerics Declare Some Transgender Marriages as Lawful

Around 50 clerics associated with Tanzeem Ittehad-i-Ummat have issued a  fatwa declaring some transgender marriages as lawful. The fatwa, which was released on Sunday, said a...

Spooky Stories That Will Make Your Skin Crawl

There are people who believe in ghosts and there are those that don't. Whatever your beliefs may be there are some things even science...

Students of India: Sonakshi More, Television Actress

Students of India chronicles stories across the country on those who are doing great work in various fields: Art and theatre, acting, music and...

What Indian Dog Owners Think of Yulin’s Horrific Dog Meat Festival

While Yulin in China celebrates the Lychee and Dog Meat Festival which is one of its kind in Asia, thousands of others are signing petitions...

Game of Thrones Season 6 Finale: The Best Episode Yet

WARNING: Far too many SPOILERS up ahead. In last week’s review, I had said the episode 'Battle Of The Bastards' would go down in history...

How I Got Fired: These Tweets Will Make You ROFL

Jimmy Fallon, American talk show host and former Saturday Night Live cast member asked viewers to tweet how they were fired using the hashtag #HowIGotFired....

Lionel Messi Announces He’s Quitting International Football

Lionel Messi has shocked the footballing world by announcing his retirement from international football. This means he will no longer play for his native...

What International Cricket Can Learn From Euro 2016

The Euros of 2016 have well and truly lived up to its expectations so far, with many shock results already being witnessed, as the...

10 Things Poor and Rich People Use Differently

Nothing demonstrates the gap between the rich and the poor than the way they use the same things. For instance, poor people use bicycles...

When Vacations Go Wrong

Don’t we all eagerly await our vacations? Whether it's from school, college or work; even a week off sounds like a blessing from the...

10 Golden Hindi Rain Songs

It's safe to say that the monsoon season has finally arrived in Mumbai. The streets are flooded, the sky has become one with the...

Are We Becoming Information Addicts?

According to Psychology Today, “Addiction is a condition that results when a person ingests a substance (e.g., alcohol, cocaine, nicotine) or engages in an activity (e.g.,...

The Most Obviously Fake Lies Compulsive Liars Have Told

Everybody lies. We lie to our friends, family and co-workers and strangers. Most people lie as a face-saving measure, to evade an unpleasant circumstance...

Humans of Bollywood: Dinesh Yadav, Production Manager

Humans of Bollywood chronicles the stories of those people who remain largely behind the scenes in India’s biggest film industry. Dinesh Shamlal Yadav has been...

10 Proven Ways To Reignite the Spark in Your Relationship

Think back to the time when a text message from your partner would make your heart skip a beat. The time you spent dressing...

How ‘The Life of Science’ is Raising Awareness About Female Scientists in India

Imagine this: A room in the Indian Institute of Technology in Mumbai, where a scientist is toiling away in the electrical engineering department. This...

The Bayside Weekly Bulletin: The Week That Was

At Bayside, we strive to bring you the best stories from around the world. But with the constant barrage of information from different mediums,...

Wedding Planners Describe the Worst Bridezillas They’ve Ever Seen

Planning a wedding is no piece of cake. There are guests, invites, catering, placement, ceremony, rituals and also the tiny matter of your own...

9 Questions About Brexit You Were Too Embarrassed To Ask

Switch on any news channel and all you are going to see splashed across the TV screen are people discussing Brexit. From regular people...

Meet Shaikhspeare, the Politically Conscious Rapper

Aamir Shaikh aka Shaikhspeare is a well-known rap-artist based in Mumbai who resides in the distant suburbs of Nallasopara. He started rapping in 2008, when...

Delhi Man Breaks His Right Leg, Surgeons Operate on His Left Leg

Ravi Rai, a 24-year-old youth had slipped on a staircase and fractured his right foot. But the doctors at the Fortis Hospital in Delhi...

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Andaz Apna Apna turns 21 today! It means it can now drink beer and wine in bars, officially. We all want to sit around...

I Was Date Raped at Age 17

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