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Elections in India – 2014

India, the largest Democracy in the world is now going through General Elections for the Lok Sabha. As a practice any where in the world, political campaigning is at its fullest and attempts, either to make the image or to

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Rabindranath Tagore & Pedagogy

Rabindranath Tagore, popularly and most commonly known as a Poet, Short Story Writer, Play Writer, Song Composer, Novelist, essayist and a Painter also had interest in Theatre & Politics. A few of his most popular works are: Gitanjali, Gora Ghare-Baire

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History of Flight

The dream of being able to fly is likely as old as the ability to think abstractly. Our earliest human ancestors looked at birds, majestically spreading their wings and flying high over the mountains, and dreamed of ways to do

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Kadam Kadam Badhaye Ja

A popularly known composition in India, Kadam Kadam Badhaye Ja was used as the Regimental Quick March by Azad Hind Fauj between 1942 and 1945.  Composed by Ram Singh Thakur, the song was adopted by Netaji Subash Chandra Bose in

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History of Bengaluru

An interesting History of Bengaluru and its well known Landmarks: The tale of Bengalooru (now Bengaluru) getting it’s name from ‘Bende Kaalu Ooru’ meaning ‘Town of boiled beans’ after King Veera Ballala II of the Hoysala dynasty in 1120 AD

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The Small Genius

A fully functional Computer at Approx Rs.3,500/- sounds difficult to believe but, it’s True. Check the Raspberry Pi.  It’s a piece of hardware which can actually work as a full fledged Computer.  It is clocked to perform at ~700 Mhz

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(Self) Murder or Suicide?

Interesting Case On March 23, 1994 the medical examiner viewed the body of Ronald Opus and concluded that he died from a shotgun wound to the head. Mr. Opus had jumped from the top of a ten-story building intending to commit

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