Arjun Khanchandani

Criticizing Your Country Doesn’t Make You Unpatriotic

Patriotism or national pride is the feeling of love, devotion and sense of attachment to a homeland and alliance with other citizens who share the same sentiment. This attachment can be a combination of many different feelings relating to one’s own homeland, including ethnic, cultural, political or historical aspects. It suggests robust support for that country. …

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News Channels Aren’t Giving Us Proper News Anymore

YES. This may seem like an illogical and a moronic title but that’s what has been happening in our country for quite some time. Organisations and Sources which are supposed to be providing us with knowledge about the world and our surroundings have completely changed and instead are only competing amongst themselves for the “Top …

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Stop Stanning Stans

STAN a portmanteau of the words “Stalker” and “fan” refers to someone who is overly obsessed with a celebrity. It’s based on the central character in the Eminem song of the same name, “STAN” of his award-winning album The Marshall Mathers LP. Pretty straightforward, right?  The song, about an obsessive fan named Stan who kills his pregnant girlfriend and …

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‘Respect Your Elders’ is a Logically Flawed Statement

In our formative years  ‘Respect Your Elders’ is taught to us as a way of life. Growing up with an extended family around, it has been like an instruction, to do what elders asked us, without a question. Sure, it’s important for children to listen to and respect their parents, teachers and other authorities, but …

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