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Shruti Dhapola

Jul 8, 2014

Why is the Internet so angry? Decoding India’s appetite for outrage

The Internet is an angry place, especially the Indian internet scene. We take a look at why. #CultureDecoder #facebook #InMyOpinion #Internet #Internet abuse #Online hatred #Trolling #Twitter

Jul 7, 2014

Splitsvilla 7: Even a crazy king can’t spice up this episode

It's fast becoming obvious that in the Splitsvilla universe, that macho is the way for men to go. This is why the task before the guys in the contest in this week's show was called Manforce King’s Quest. #Ashwini #BuzzPatrol #Jodhaa Akbar #Manforce King’s Quest #Mayank #MTV #Nikhil Chinappa #Sanjana #Splitsvilla 7

Jul 4, 2014

Does it matter what foreign students think about St Stephen’s?

“In St Stephen’s, students are as much the problem as the institution,” reads the headline in piece on Scroll.in. As a former alumni, I’m intrigued. #colleges in India #Delhi University #DU #India #Indian education system #St. Stephen's College Delhi

Jul 2, 2014

Why the false gangrape cases in Kolkata are worrying

In Kolkata, the police is dealing with an investigation on whether a number of gang-rapes cases that two rivals gangs have filed against each other are false. #Crimes against women #gang rape #Gangrapes #Gender crimes #Kolkata #ThatsJustWrong #Women

Jun 25, 2014

Sorry, Dr Harsh Vardhan: Condom use can’t be a ‘morality’ issue

Dr Harsh Vardhan's morality argument that takes away the emphasis from condoms is dangerous and scary. #Condoms #Dr harsh Vardhan #India #Indian culture #InMyOpinion #Sex #STDs

Jun 19, 2014

Four day wonder: Kanye-Kim wedding pic rules Instagram

Kim's husband Kanye West revealed to the Billboard magazine that it took four days to work on that picture as Kim wanted the colours to be just right. #Billboard magazine #Instagram #JustSaying #Kanye West #Kim Kardashian #Most liked picture on Instagram #SocialMedia #Technology

Jun 19, 2014

Branding the Mahatma: From Gandhi-inspired bedrooms to guesthouses

With Globalisation the idea of Gandhi as a commodity is now complete. What's wrong in this that are not only are the ideals that Gandhi stood for lost but there’s also a need to package products around him as though he were a brand. #CultureDecoder #Gandhi guesthouses #Gandhi's philosophy #Mahatma Gandhi #Satyagraha House

Jun 17, 2014

New emoji list: Why everyone is talking only about the middle-finger one

The new Emojis are coming, close to 250 of them in July. Emoji - that's emoticon or smiley for the uninitiated. But this time the smileys are not all smiling. What's got the world most excited is the middle finger emoji. #Emoji #facebook #Middle-finger emoji #New Emoji #social media #SocialMedia #Technology #Twitter

Jun 16, 2014

Crackdown on anti-Modi slurs: College editors arrested in new Kerala case

The crackdown against those who use 'misuse' their freedom of speech against the Prime Minister Narendra Modi continues and in the latest case of arrests, it's the state of Kerala again. #Anti-Modi messages #HowThisWorks #Kerala #Kerala arrests #Modi #Narendra Modi #Students arrested #Technology
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