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England Vs Italy , 3rd Quarter final

Nitin Malik says: England There are always heavy expectations from English sides and its maybe because we are so familiar with their players. England has played a lot like traditional Italian teams in this EURO with heavy emphasis on defensive shape. Hodgson has instilled a much needed discipline in team, they are much better organized. The critical thing for England ...

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Facebook or Face the book!

Remember the advertisement on the telly, shows an old man recall his days of youth and saying, that when I was 25, we used to talk face-to-face and not on Facebook. Well, I can’t help but agree with the man. The world is shrinking on Facebook. Our friends in as far as Philadelphia & Illinois, or Riyadh & London for ...

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Gandhi in every pocket

Once upon a time, there lived a man by name Gandhi who brought India from past (British rule) to the present (free India) and then left his name for the future. Who could have expected that a title of that half dressed simple man would make a family run the country for generations. And the family in return expressed its ...

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E-Week 2012- DY Patil Pune. Feb 11-18

E-Week 2012- DY Patil Pune. Feb 11-18 Entrepreneurship Development Cell of D.Y.PATIL COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING,PUNE, Called Phoenix, is celebrating the E-Week 2012. There several events being conducted namely; Plastic Collection and Awareness Drive PHOENIX volunteers will be going door to door in a massive plastic collection drive and then personally ensure that they are recycled. They won’t stop at just ...

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Q and A with the game developer of Vaththa

JAM talks to Dhananjayan Thekkiam and his team who developed an online word game Vaththa. The game gives good exercise to your mind plus increases your vocab! Did you target any particular age group with this game? Since the level of this game is highly alterable, all age group / user group can select their requirement from available parameters, for ...

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Top 5 Scoldings teachers love to give.

No. 1. This is the worst batch I have ever taught No. 2. Get out of my class! No. 3. Should I call your parents? No. 4. Look how nicely he has done it…Why can’t you people learn something from him? No. 5. No respect for the teachers! Is this what we teach you in school? And…the all time classic; ...

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Ultimate – Frisbee on the Beach

No picnic is complete without a game of Frisbee. But Frisbee is gaining popularity as ‘Ultimate’ a non-contact, self-referred and co-ed sport played with a flying disc in India. Ultimate is a fast-paced game, borrowing elements from other mainstream sports such as soccer, basketball and American football – minus all the contact. The objective of the game is to score ...

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Interview with the author Farahad Zama

Farahad’s latest book ‘Mrs Ali’s Road to Happiness’ is a light-hearted book with romance, comedy and a happy ending but at its core, it has a serious topic. A Muslim widow adopts a Hindu orphan and the local mosques want her to raise the boy as a Muslim. The local temple gets wind of it and the priest there wants ...

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Top 5 things to be found in Bill Gates’ drawers

We kept wondering what would we find if we sneak into Bill Gates’ office and look up his desk drawers…Finally, tired of just wondering, we decided to look up and here’s what we found 1. A frame holding the first $1billion he made 2. Some $863979.72 in loose change 3. A crumpled copy of Al-gore’s patent on the internet 4. ...

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The rationale behind, ‘Giving back to the society’

In this age where students decide their paths of career based not on their passion but on the speculation of the lucrative job offers they would get at the end of their course, Gagan Gupta a teenager who has just entered college shares his experience of teaching poor kids .This also gives us an opportunity to explore why is it ...

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