The Saltlist

Satire in the Age of Letters and Technology- more than just a pinch of it.

The CCE and where we stand today


By: Lata Jha       In all these years, I don’t recall ever having broken down before an exam. I’d be tense, yes. I would find it difficult to … Continue reading

June 14, 2012 · 8 Comments

Say hello to the summers!


By: Shivani Singh The summers are here and considering the temperatures, they seem to have arrived a lot earlier than expected! Now before the soothsayers start giving their ‘we told … Continue reading

June 9, 2012 · 2 Comments

To The Iron Lady: An open letter to Mamata Banerjee


Guest post by Nidhi Thyagarajan   I take pride in saying that Meryl Streep is not the real Iron lady, but you, the lady with the iron hand and rule, … Continue reading

May 29, 2012 · 2 Comments

Parliament, Patni aur ‘Woh’


By: Lata Jha Now, there are some things that you know will always make news. And this, I don’t think refers to the journalist’s revered ‘nose for news’. Sadly. A … Continue reading

May 21, 2012 · 8 Comments

Are we really born to be free?


By: Namita Singh Freedom of the press is a term, mainly used in a negative connotation, especially in the Indian context due to the unaccountable power it holds. It is … Continue reading

April 19, 2012 · 5 Comments

MTV: Music Television Sans The Music


By: Sumedha Bharpilania MTV or Music Television was first introduced to the world in 1981 and it originated in the United States as a 24 hour music channel which surprisingly, … Continue reading

April 12, 2012 · 6 Comments

Yeh road aapke baap ki nahi hai : A note to the jaywalkers


By: Aarushi Jain       Old habits die hard and for a lot of pedestrians, jaywalking is nothing but a habit. Lately, there have been an umpteen number of … Continue reading

April 11, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Tangible And The Real


By: Lata Jha       It takes very little time for children to grow up and even less time for sensible adults to turn into kids. The food would … Continue reading

April 9, 2012 · 6 Comments

The Saltlist turns 1: The Editors speak


The idea of The Saltlist came up on the 1st of April 2011, and it was no joke. The 3 days and 3 nights before the first articles came out … Continue reading

April 4, 2012 · Leave a comment

On being crushed under the wheels of gender,religion and caste.


By: Namita Singh On March 15, two dalit girls were allegedly stripped by their invigilator in front of the entire class during an examination .The incident took place in Narsinghpur … Continue reading

April 1, 2012 · Leave a comment

Someone’s Tomorrow Needs A Blood Donor Today, Donate Blood


By: The Saltlisters BloodConnect is a student’s initiative aimed to ensure that no person suffers due to shortage of blood. Started in IIT Delhi (by NSS IIT Delhi) on 1st April 2010, it has now … Continue reading

March 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

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