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Alice: The Netherworld

There is no stopping young Indian authors. Megha Rao (16) joins the bandwagon with her debut novel ‘Alice: The Netherworld’. This young writer from Trivandrum, was brought up in Singapore before she returned to India at the age of ten. She began writing at an early age. “When I was in the first standard, I used to write comics. I ...

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Lovable characters in sitcoms

1)Joey Tribbiani (Friends) Played by Matt LeBlanc, Joey is a struggler and a simple-minded womanizer who is perennially hungry. His stupidity and the classic way of saying, ‘How you doing?’ was a running gag throughout the series. Sample this: Joey: If the Homo sapiens were in fact Homo sapiens…is that why they’re extinct? Ross: Joey, Homo sapiens are people! Joey: ...

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Stilettos Diary

Today almost everybody has a blog to flaunt. But how many blogs are recognised and featured by New York Times or incorporated into an iPhone app or how many of them have collaborated with world famous designers? Stilettos Diary is a fashion blog making waves in the fashion world. It was founded last year in October by the duo Megha ...

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The Last Lecture

Randy Pausch was a professor in Carnegie Mellon University. It’s common on college campuses for professors to give their last lecture to students and colleagues. Professors are asked: If they were to die, what wisdom would they give to the world if they knew it was their last chance. In Randy’s case he did not had to imagine- he was ...

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unofficial-prospectus-archives – PACE Junior college Nerul, Navi Mumbai

unofficial-prospectus-archives – PACE Junior college Nerul, Navi Mumbai PACE Junior Science College is a hybrid college, which offers IIT coaching and a junior college, especially for people who are preparing for engineering entrances. The basic idea is to reduce the stress and travelling time of students commuting from the college to coaching classes and back. Campus: First floor, Amrita Sadan ...

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Satyamev Jayate

Have you been stalked by the numerous hoardings of Aamir Khan staring intently at you no matter where you go? If yes, you must have wondered about what got him all profound, and therefore watched his debut show Satyamev Jayate on a lazy Sunday morning, curious about what was on offer. The internet has been flooded with opinions, both optimistic ...

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Interview with Shakti Salgaokar

Joining the list of budding authors in India is Shakti Salgaokar (27) who works as a journalist and moonlights as a novelist. Born and brought up in Mumbai, she belongs to a family of writers. Her grandfather is an astrologer and an author whereas her father Jayraj Salgaokar is an economist and a businessman who recently published two books in ...

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Changing Perspective!

As kids, we always thought we knew what we wanted to become. Our “ambitions” varied from becoming an astronaut to a teacher. Then after clearing our boards, we realized that we needed to take this matter seriously. Those who were still confused went ahead and did Science as it offers more opportunities. While some of us were not even sure ...

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The not so shallow face of fashion

Air kisses, fashionably late guests,fashionista vibes, charity on the base.hmmph .and what not..?? Delhi has the stunning clothes, killer shoes and bag buzz at the event of fashion’s night out. Wheeling in the suggestive ‘Heavy’ question. What is FNO? Well let me tell you,it’s a girl’s paradise;every man’s nightmare, and place where you wouldn’t mind shedding a few bucks The ...

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unofficial-prospectus-archives – Ramnarayan/Ramnivas Ruia College,Matunga

A.K.A. – Ruia College Campus: A five minute walk from the Matunga (central) station to this college, you get delicious aroma of ‘filter coffee’ wafting through, the road lined up with shops selling t-shirts, shoes, accessories and of course softy ice cream! The campus is modest but well-maintained with spacious classrooms, canteen, well equipped labs and auditoriums. The ‘quadrangle’ in ...

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