ALL of us are in the habit of using paper for writing, drawing, etc. But have we ever thought about how it is made? Here’s the process followed to create paper.Read More »
Scientists recently discovered that the dwarf planet Pluto has 5 moons orbiting it, not 4 as previously thought. The fifth moon is being called P5.Read More »
By Tomazinho Cardozo
The molestation of a teenage girl by twelve men in Guwahati, recently, has brought shame and disgrace not only to the people of Assam but to the entire country.
Very simple and down to earth, 16-year old Janhavi Thaly, a standard XI student of Purushottam Walawalkar College,Mapusa, put me at ease right away.
At any time of the day, the traffic problem on 18th June Road is not just bad, but terrible. At peak hours traffic is bumper to bumper and the cacophony of car horns is simply unbearable. Cars are parked all along the road and there are some who actually double park.Read More »
The rains have started again, and greenery is everywhere around. As I watch from my window, I see curtains of rain fall, splashing on the ground, now covered in a drape of green.Read More »
We added an extra second (called a leap second) to our clocks at 23 hours, 59 minutes and 59 seconds Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) on June 30. Why are we messing around with our clocks? Well, let’s try to understand how we keep “time”.Read More »
A musical event themed, ‘God Given Talent’, was organised by Taught to Teach (TTT ) music school recently. 27 very talented musical bands, comprising 8 to 10 artists in each band played the guitar: rhythm; bass; and lead, the keyboard, trumpet, flute and drums.Read More »
By Natash Sharma
The Maharaja of Ickhtarpur aka Maharaja Icky has the foulest table manners ever seen. From glugging down soup and letting it trickle down his chin to snorting through sherbet and squishing fistfuls of food, his ill-mannered ways know no bounds. Even the mirrors of the durbar have cracked in disgust.
We all like ice cream. Say there are several brands of ice cream: ‘Kwality’, ‘Amul’, ‘Natural’, etc.Read More »