Monday , 24 September 2018

Kurio City

The Hound of the Baskervilles

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic tale featuring the famous detective Sherlock Holmes and his erstwhile side-kick Dr Watson is an unforgettable and haunting tale that will have the reader on the edge of their seat until the discovery of the truth.  

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Cormorant Fishing

BY planet j team
Cormorants love fish. But what is cormorant fishing? You might wonder. It is a traditional Japanese river fishing method in which trained cormorants are used to catch fresh water fishes. The method has been practiced for nearly 1300 years.

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Valley of Flowers

According to legend, when the Pandavas were on their way to Swargarohan where they were to take samadhi, Draupadi saw an exquisite flower floating in a river. She asked Bhima to find out where it had come from.

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Ballet Shoes for Anna

Ballet Shoes for Anna  is based on the great earthquake in Turkey. The story centres around three young children, Francesco, Augustus and Anna as they try to find their bearings after the shock of the earthquake.

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Money matters

THE Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) of India provides people with life insurance cover. It is a contract that gives a pre-determined amount to the person assured or his nominee. In case of an unforeseen event such as an illness the amount is paid to the applicant.

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A champ in the making

by Maria Fernandes
“I am going to try my level best to become No 1 this year,” says Abigail Cunha, a 9 year-old tennis player and a standard V student of Sharada Mandir School, Miramar, very honestly. In the year 2011-12 Abigail was ranked 2nd in Goa in the Under 10(Mini Cadets) category and 3rd in the Under 12 category.

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