Monday , 24 September 2018


Man of Words

What made you take up to compeering?
My father was in the Lions Club and their youth wing was called Leo. By chance or by design, I was called upon one day to compeer for an event of theirs.

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The Saviour of the Olympic Games

By Kennedy D’Silva
Juan Antonio Samaranch Torelló, (July 17, 1920 – April 21, 2010) was the most popular Spanish sports official who served as the seventh President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) from 1980 to 2001 and was later elected as IOC Honorary Life President in 2001.

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Prof Suresh Amonkar- A Missionary of Scriptures

Religion, over the years has been interpreted by many saints, Godmen, mystics, diplomats, statesmen, politicians, revolutionaries, and the public in general, in different ways; mostly to suit their own interests and means, rather than for the benevolence of mankind. Karl Marx famously quipped that “Religion is the opium of the masses”, while Swami Vivekananda maintained that “By the study of different religions, we find that in essence they are one.”

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Inheritance of Leadership

By Ambikanand Sahay
Last Thursday, an inspiring news report came from across the border in China: “A 102-year-old lady, Ma Xiuxian, took admission in grade one of Weshan Road Elementary School. She attended her class and took lessons along with five-year-olds cheerfully.”

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Where Does the Buck Stop?

By Poonam I Kaushish
Remember Lord Alfred Tennyson’s famous poem, “The Charge of the Light Brigade”. Two stanza’s of this poem read thus:
“Forward, the Light Brigade!”
Was there a man dismay’d?
Not tho’ the soldier knew
Some one had blunder’d.

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Behavior Problems in Children

By Marilia Priyanka Fernandes
Some children seem to be uncontrollable. They can never be found in one place for more than a few minutes. One moment they are doing homework, the next minute they are running in the garden, then climbing a tree and soon off to a neighbour’s house.

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