In the heartland of
Philip visits Punjab’s
brand new district Tarn Taran, which recently observed the 400th
martyrdom day of its founder Guru Arjan Dev
my early days in the profession I used to write a fortnightly column,
‘Window on Latin America’. Lest the readers should get a wrong
impression, it is a continent I am yet to visit.
Pathak on a group of Punjabi
singers, whose songs come laden with messages
Hek is a group of like-minded people who have found a purpose in
singing. Attending a performance by them offers more than entertainment.
For, their performance either brings a social message or a folklore,
which brings you close to your roots.
Music as therapy
in Jammu and Kashmir have decided that music is the balm that needs to
applied to the mind and psyche of students ravaged by 17 years of
insurgency. To overcome stress,
schools are now turning to music to soothe the senses, and special
musical concerts are being held at regular intervals to help students to
skin is set to grace your footwear, all thanks to students at Kolkata’s
Government College of Engineering and Leather Technology. The students have
successfully processed fish skin and scales, otherwise considered to be
waste material, to make shoes, wallets, bags and belts.
not best at English
top academic has said that British students are not the best at English,
and believes that foreign students are better at speaking and writing