Monday, 14 Nov 2011

Children's Day - Jawhar Lal Nehru - His Life in Briref

Each year, Children's Day is celebrated in the spirit of childhood itself. It teaches us to be innocent and inquisitive as a child who enjoys learning in whatever he does with a big smile.

It is a day for children to engage in fun and frolic and is celebrated with special vigor at the school level. Schools across India have special programs for the day, including quiz, fancy dress competitions, children's art exhibitions and so on.Even we people at a small town like Gooty (Anantapur) organised Quizzes and dance competitions for School children and it was a joyful experience.  

Children's Day, November 14,  marks the birth anniversary of the first Prime Minister of independent India, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru.His love and passion for children was so special that children affectionately called him Chacha Nehru. Here we try to present his life in brief.  

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Date: 14 Nov 2011 , Author: / Category: Indian Legends, National Leaders / Views: 261/Rating:3.9 / Comments:

Wednesday, 2 Nov 2011

Google Street View: Stroll in beautiful parks across 22 countries

 Whether you’re planning a trip to a park around the block or around the world, you’ll now find more parks showing up in Google Street View. Over the past year, the Street View team, equipped with the Street View trike, traveled to 22 different countries to photograph some of the world’s most beautiful and unique parks. Now one can explore the couple hundred new special collections that have been added to Google Street View gallery..  

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Date: 2 Nov 2011 , Author: / Category: Travel, Internet News / Views: 1656/Rating:5

Tuesday, 25 Oct 2011

Google Buzz Shutting Down

Google’s foray into the world of social networking started off with Buzz, but that somehow failed to take off, and with all the experience they gained in the process of delivering Buzz, they would have learnt a thing or two – hence the rather phenomenal growth of Google+.  So as it always said one in hand is better than two in the bush , Google decided to axe down BUZZ...  

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Date: 25 Oct 2011 , Author: / Category: Internet News / Views: 1454/Rating:0

Sunday, 23 Oct 2011

Turkey hit by devasting Earth Quake of magnitude 7.3

A powerful earthquake with a magnitude of 7.2 shook southeastern Turkey on Sunday, Turkey's Kandilli Observatory said, triggering the collapse of buildings and killing scores of people.

Turkey's main seismography center says the quake could have killed up to 1,000 people... 

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Date: 23 Oct 2011 , Author: / Category: International Happenings / Views: 1290/Rating:0

Wednesday, 12 Oct 2011

ISRO: PSLV C18 Launches four satellite including indo-french Megha-Tropiques successfully

  Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) in its twentieth flight PSLV C-18 proved its reliability and consistency by successfully launching four satellites with a total pay load of 1047 kgs from Satish Dhawan Space Centre(SDSC) - SHAR, Sriharikota on 12th october 2011. The four satellites are Megha-Tropiques, an Indo-French mission to study the weather and climate in the tropical regions of the world; SRMSat, built by students of SRM University, near Chennai; Jugnu, put together by Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur students; and VesselSat from Luxembourg...  

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Date: 12 Oct 2011 , Author: / Category: India Space / Views: 2859/Rating:3.4

Friday, 7 Oct 2011

Three Ladies to share Nobel Peace Prize 2011 - For non-violent struggle for women's rights

The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided that the Nobel Peace Prize for 2011 is to be divided in three equal parts between Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Leymah Gbowee and Tawakkul Karman for their non-violent struggle for the safety of women and for women’s rights to full participation in peace-building work. We cannot achieve democracy and lasting peace in the world unless women obtain the same opportunities as men to influence developments at all levels of society.  

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Date: 7 Oct 2011 , Author: / Category: International Happenings / Views: 1426/Rating:0

Thursday, 6 Oct 2011

Nobel Prize Literature 2011: Swedish poet Tomas Tranströmer

The Nobel Prize in Literature for 2011 is awarded to the Swedish poet Tomas Tranströmer

“because, through his condensed, translucent images, he gives us fresh access to reality”. 

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Date: 6 Oct 2011 , Author: / Category: Education Info, International Happenings / Views: 1368/Rating:5

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