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Meera Comic # 20

Meera is an attempt to address serious issues through the eyes of a child, for other children like her. It appears every Friday in The Hindu Young World. The comic is the product of a long discussion, over one night, about how Indian comics never target children. And how, somehow, none of us remembered an…

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Meera Comic # 19

Meera knows how to inspire friends to hit the library and start reading! Meera is an attempt to address serious issues through the eyes of a child, for other children like her. It appears every Friday in The Hindu Young World. The comic is the product of a long discussion, over one night, about how…

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Meera Comic # 18

Hmm…didn’t go that well with her Dad! Meera is an attempt to address serious issues through the eyes of a child, for other children like her. It appears every Friday in The Hindu Young World. The comic is the product of a long discussion, over one night, about how Indian comics never target children. And…

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Effects of Technology in Education by Vimalraj

This article is one of the shortlisted stories/essays submitted for Reflections (a writing contest for teachers). Education, in general, means a process of learning in which the knowledge, skills, values, beliefs and habits of a group of people are transferred from one generation to another through teaching, storytelling, discussion, training and…

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Mana Comic: Who Made Me?

If you have your ‘OMG Moments’ with kids, share them with the author so we can all have a good laugh!   Devishobha is a writer, blogger, and a passionate mom of 2 kids. She relives the journey of childhood through them by collecting quips by kids on the world…

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Meera Comic # 17

That’s a smart trick to stop a fight! Meera is an attempt to address serious issues through the eyes of a child, for other children like her. It appears every Friday in The Hindu Young World. The comic is the product of a long discussion, over one night, about how Indian comics never target children….

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This 15-Year Old Genius Boy’s Inventions Are So Good You’ll Be Amazed …..

While most kids his age are hankering after that one extra hour of play, he’s up all night in his lab experimenting and innovating! His hard work and passion have helped him win over 15 awards for various inventions! Let’s meet the young genius and find out what makes him…

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Mana Comic: Sleep or School?

If you have your ‘OMG Moments’ with kids, share them with the author so we can all have a good laugh!   Devishobha is a writer, blogger, and a passionate mom of 2 kids. She relives the journey of childhood through them by collecting quips by kids on the world…

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Challenges: Bittersweet Life Lessons by Punitha Selvi

This article is one of the shortlisted stories/essays submitted for Reflections (a writing contest for teachers). It was the second Saturday of the month of October in the year 2004. This fine day was our open house for parents after the Quarterly Exam. I had parents of 6th to 9th Standard…

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Reforming the Reformers

A young monk named Martin Luther wrote ninety five theses then nailed them to a church door in Wittenberg, Germany. He welcomed public debate on the subjects of concern that he raised. This gave birth to the Reformation. Against all the political (and spiritual) powers of the day, Luther was…

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