Wednesday , 14 November 2018

Kurio City

Telling A Story

Postage stamps, the tiny adhesive labels which prove that adequate postage has been paid have also become a venue for story-telling via pictures - Over the years, they have tugged the hearts of nature lovers with pleas from endangered birds and even,

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The Summer of 13

My school was organising a  tour to Kashmir –Srinagar.I was wondering whether I would be fortunate enough to be a part of this tour.SSC exams were round the corner but I tried my luck and asked my parents for permission to go.

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Art with Flip Flops

While experts are still debating over how to clean up the increasing plastic debris in our oceans, one woman is doing something about it - Recycling flip flops and other used sandals that wash up along the shores of Kenya and turning them into colourful works of art.

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Magical Pens

There are some books that are just magical; the words are hauntingly beautiful and the characters warm your heart. These books aren’t just books, they’re companions and they are gateways to another world. There have been two writers who I have a great love for; Maria V. Snyder and Lucy Maud Montgomery.

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Pranav Khadpe: Scoring and Soaring

In the last few days Pranav Khadpe has been very much in the news all around the state. This 15-year old student of Sharada Mandir School, Miramar, has attained the top score at the Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE) Class X exams, with an astounding 97.33% (98% in best five).

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In an Octopus’ Garden

Watching the landscape gradually shrink as the plane took off I began to fully understand the reality of the situation I was in. I was on my way to another country, a time zone 2 hours ahead of ours, a place famous for its heritage and natural beauty, no doubt,

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