Tuesday , 21 May 2019
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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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Science is Fun: The Magic Ketchup Experiment!

You can make a pack of ketchup float and sink
at your command while it’s sealed inside a bottle!
* A 1 liter plastic bottle
* Ketchup pack from a fast food restaurant
* Salt

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Seniz Rego: A Dancing Sensation

The music was fast and inviting however I sat glued to my seat as I watched enthralled, as 14-year old Seniz Rego danced to the salsa beat.

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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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Around the World in Eighty Days- Jules Verne

This classic by Jules Verne is an enjoyable, exciting story of a wealthy Englishman named Phileas Fogg and how he goes on to win an impossible-sounding challenge and a large sum of prize money. As the very name suggests, this feat iis ‘going around the world in eighty days’.

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Roller Coaster with Most Loops

Enjoy loops in a roller coaster ride? Well, a new roller coaster set to open later this month has set a new Guinness World Record for the most loops.

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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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