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Bhopal Gas Tragedy 1984 | The World’s Worst Industrial Disaster

December 6, 2013
Bhopal Gas Tragedy 1984 | The World’s Worst Industrial Disaster

The Bhopal Gas Tragedy of 1984 was the world’s worst industrial disaster.  It occurred at midnight on December 2, 1984.  The Union Carbide which was an American company had established a pesticide plant in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, with pathetic safety standards and working conditions in 1979.  The highly lethal and noxious poisonous gas methyl-isocyanite...
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Early History of British East India Company in India

December 4, 2013
Early History of British East India Company in India

The discovery of a sea route to India by Vasco Da Gama in 1498 paved the way for many mercantile companies from Europe-the English, Dutch, French, and Portuguese, to engage in a thriving and exploitative trading business.  The mercantile companies bought goods like silk, cotton and spices like pepper, cardamom, cinnamon and cloves at...
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On the Grasshopper and the Cricket poem by John Keats

November 25, 2013
On the Grasshopper and the Cricket poem by John Keats

How do you feel when you sing or when you hear music fill the air?  Recall a song now and examine your feelings.  Poetry has the same kind of effect.  Many poets and musicians over the centuries have been inspired by nature.  When you look at nature or visit a place filled with magnificent...
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Continuous and Comprehensive Evaluation (CCE) instead of “Board Exams” in CBSE Class 10

November 12, 2013
Continuous and Comprehensive Evaluation (CCE) instead of “Board Exams” in CBSE Class 10

CBSE has always taken the lead in educational reforms including examination and assessment reform in India.  The earlier board exam was an end of year exam which encouraged cramming for exams and rote-based learning with an obsession to crack exams and study mainly for the sake of getting marks.  The latest reforms include phasing...
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English Vocabulary with Examples | Consternation | Elation | Perturbation

October 28, 2013
English Vocabulary with Examples | Consternation | Elation | Perturbation

Read the following excerpt from a short story “Keeping it from Harold” by PG Wodehouse, a brilliant humorous writer. “The four adults surveyed the innocent child in silence.  On the faces of three of them, consternation was written.” The underlined word consternation means a state of paralyzing dismay.  Read the excerpt once again.  Can...
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