Puja Marwaha, CEO of CRY writes, that children who drop out of school and are pushed into work, continue to perpetuate the cycle of poverty, while missing out on a healthy childhood
Researched content, good communication and a dose of self-confidence is just about what you need, to prepare for an excellent presentation
Craft beer houses are full of vibrant illustrations, making their labels quirky while encouraging art and local artists
On May 23, 30-year old Michael Rotondo's parents went to court to evict him out of their house. Should parents have the liberty to do so?
Albert Rayan elaborates on Ellipses in the English language - to avoid using unnecessary repetition of words
Autonomy status to colleges at Delhi University will add to the already-massive cost of living for the students. That's not what high-schoolers imagine when they apply at DU, writes an alumna
Home-grown breweries and beer labs became quite popular with even traditionalists, who had previously stayed loyal to the classic international brands — many of which were European
In a recent case in Kolkata, a young couple was mishandled by a group of middle-aged men for hugging in the metro. However, youngsters took to streets, demanding justice for the couple
The general maxim that ‘opportunity strikes only once’ will have to be rethought from a professional scenario to that of ‘opportunity opens up only for a microsecond’
Traditional grammarians (formal) go by traditional grammar rules whereas modern grammarians (normal) go by the evidence of language in use
As the training academy is run by IAS and IPS officers, children of bureaucrats may also be shown favour, thereby compromising merit and leading to nepotism in the recruitment process
The recently elected Tripura CM, Biplab Deb has been making headlines for the stupidity he has been uttering. He is one in a dime a dizen to do so. But, if we ask what for? nobody has an answer
Jinnah’s reincarnated spirit is exposing the divisiveness of radicals, creating a new wave of unrest in university and college campuses, ready to carve polarised experiments in young minds
The most noticeable difference between American and British English is the vocabulary. There are numerous words that are different and used in entirely different contexts
If the Karnataka High Court has ruled that women who work at home are as busy as professionals, who are you to think otherwise?
People who are productive, gets rewarded for their hardwork and also break through challenges and obstacles in the workplace and emerge as successful personalities
The recent move by the MHRD asking colleges to ditch colonial gown for traditional Indian attires bring into question the need for standardising a single culture in a diverse counrtry like Indian
Ever been ridiculed for reading a romance novel? We find out from editors, authors and book lovers if this attitude towards timeless romance has changed over time
From Stockholm to Kochi, metro stations across the world have become a hub for splendid artworks. With vibrant colours and intrinsic patterns these artworks will beat the boredom of the commuters
English langue uses plenty of idioms in an interesting way. The universality of the language is the result of it incorporating various lagunages and dialects
While Grammarly can help you deliver error-free documents, Mendeley can help you manage the references for your thesis
While grammar is a set of rules that are essential to make meaningful utterances, usage is the way in which words and phrases are actually used in a language community
Photography without using cameras is a relatively lesser known but extremely interesting application of science in art. This can be done through e means such as photograms, chemigrams, cyanotypes etc
From forced marriages to marrying off when you are just 10 months old, a girl's freedom is stifled in many ways. When it comes to marriage in India, it is parents who decides their daughter's fate
The Tamil Nadu State syllabus science book for eight standard lists out ways to prevent sexual abuse and one of the points is to stay away from 'the opposite sex'
We all go through stressful moments in life and how we deal with it, varies according to each person. Rather than panicking it is important to know how to deal with stress instead
Free-flowing liquid paints are the key ingredients for the pouring process. Though the pouring and creation part is easy, it is the after-care and preservation that requires more time
Every person has leadership quality but the ones who get ahead in life are people who realise this potential and work on it
The only way to improve your English communication skill is by speaking more and by reading. With the advent of technology, there are numerous e-books, apps and materials online which you can refer
A trial court in Jodhpur on April 4, 2018 convicted actor Salman Khan in the two-decade-old blackbuck poaching case and sent him to five years in prison.
The leaking of exam papers is a perennial feature of the Indian exam scene for the last several years, causing much trauma to the students
A gerund is a verb in its ing form that functions as a noun that names an activity rather than a person or thing and an infinitive is a verb form that acts as other parts of speech
Summer camps, while keeping children engaged, also helps in building character, accountability and social skills and enable them to fend for themselves
Does the 'casteless Kerala' rumour tell us more about the weakness of the system or the secularism of the society?
The recent incident in Mangaluru where villagers appealed to authorties to prevent couples from 'indecent' activities, speaks volume about how our society is unreceptive to something as simple as love
English grammar with all its dos and don'ts can be quite daunting for some, but there is a sheer joy in mastering the language in its true essence. Do you agree?
The only thing stopping us from effective communication in most part is our very own fear. Only by working hard and honing our skills can we better our communication
The reliance of human beings on signs and symbols for comprehension is as old as human history itself. However, as time elapsed, they took newer forms, shapes, and meanings
A professor from one of the private universities that received autonomy from the UGC last week, talks about what it means to a varsity to be 'set free'
The school in West Bengal, which asked ten "lesbian" students to tender a written confession accepting their sexuality brings to the fore the divide between understanding and ignorance to the LGBTQ