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   Volume IV | No. 13, Pages 8, ` 11.00                                      NEW DELHI September 29(Thur)-October 5(Wed), 2011
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INDIA TO TOPPLE JAPAN                                                             PALESTINIAN STATEHOOD
AS THE WORLD'S 3 LARGEST ECONOMY RD

India might become the world's
                                                                                                            GOES TO UN
third largest economy in 2011 by                                              World leaders have gathered in New
overtaking Japan in terms of gross                                            York with global finance in turmoil and
domestic product (GDP) measured                                               the Middle East being transformed, but
according to the domestic                                                     the future of a few million Palestinians
purchasing power of the rupee,                                                and their national aspirations are likely
otherwise called purchasing power                                             to top the agenda. Palestine will
parity. India is now the fourth                                               dominate the United Nations General
largest economy behind the US,                                                Assembly and the issue specifically under consideration is whether it
China and Japan. Numbers from                                                 should be recognised as a state. The Arab Spring that has Libya’s
2010 show that the Japanese                                                   Colonel Gaddafi a fugitive in his own country means different faces at
economy was worth $4.31 trillion, with India snapping at its heels at         the UN gathering and some new flags. The same wave of revolutions
$4.06 trillion. But after the devastating tsunami and earthquakes,            has raised hopes for Palestinians whose leaders have come to New York
Japan's economy is widely expected to contract while India's                  with plans to demand UN recognition for a new independent state.
economy will grow between 7% and 8% this fiscal. Globally,                    Hundreds of millions will see Barack Obama as standing on the wrong
companies have their eyes set on India as a rapidly growing nation            side of history and the wrong side of the Arab Spring if he vetoes the
that is full of opportunities.                                                recognition of a Palestinian state.

Tata Nano car worth ` 22 crore!                                               India To Host International Dialogue
                         The World's cheapest car "Tata Nano" turns
                               out to be the world's most expensive
                                                                              On Green Economy
                                                                               India along with the United Nations will host a dialogue on green
                                    car. The Tata Group launched a new         economy and inclusive growth next month in preparation for the
                                        model of Tata Nano worth ` 22          Earth Summit in Brazil 2012. The meeting scheduled for 3-4 October
                                           crore. The golden Nano is           will provide an informal forum for an exchange among ministers,
                                              covered with 80 kgs of 22        high-level officials and senior policy advisors, with expert inputs on
                                                carat gold, 15 kg of silver    green economy, social development, food security and energy secu-
                                                  and decorated with           rity. The year 2012 marks the 20th anniversary
                                                    nearly 10,000 semi-        of the UN Conference on Environment
                                                     precious gems and         and Development, referred to as the
                                                      stones. The golden       Earth Summit, a milestone in
                                                      Nano will be             the global sustainability
                                                     retained by the Tata      process. The first
                                                   Group and would not         conference
                                               be available for sale.          was held in
                                Officials said that the golden Nano will       Rio de
                       be used as the marketing tool to boost the              Janeiro in
declined sales of Tata Nano.                                                   Brazil in 1992.

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Severe earthquake rocks Sikkim
A severe earthquake measuring 6.8
on the Richter scale rocked Sikkim
resulting in loss of human life and
property. The epicentre of the
quake was 64 km from Gangtok in
Sikkim, causing major damages in
the area. The area of Mangan in
North Sikkim, the epicentre, was
said to be the worst hit. Under flak for being ill-prepared to respond
to the Sikkim earthquake in time, the Union Home ministry is
expected to revisit the National Disaster Management Authority
guidelines. The NDMA guidelines recommend stationing of National
                                                                             World leaders back new Libyan authorities
Disaster Response Force teams in the capitals of all the north-eastern
states, besides Port Blair and Srinagar, as all of them are highly earth-    Backing transition plans of new Libyan authorities, world leaders have
quake prone.                                                                 pledged support to them in areas such as Constitution-making, elec-
                                                                             tions, human rights and economic recovery. This comes amid US
 Manmohan Singh to focus on reforms at UN                                    President Barack Obama's assertion that NATO will continue to protect
 Indian Prime Minister                                                       people in Libya. More than 50 heads of state and government took
 Manmohan Singh                                                              part in the high-level summit on Libya hosted by UN Secretary-
 focused on global chal-                                                     General Ban Ki-moon. "Today, the Libyan people are writing a new
 lenges such as economic                                                     chapter in the life of their nation. After four decades of darkness, they
 slowdown, terrorism and                                                     can walk the streets, free from a tyrant," Obama said. The US President
 unrest in West Asia and                                                     also acknowledged the new flag "of a free Libya" flying among the
 North Africa at United                                                      community of nations at the UN.
 Nations. He also called for
 collective action to


                                                                                                          Bill Gates
 address all these issues. A
                                                        Manmohan Singh
 meeting with US Presi-
 dent Barack Obama on the sidelines of the UN meet is not on the
 cards. But Manmohan Singh is set to hold bilateral meetings with the
 Presidents of Iran, South Sudan and Sri Lanka, and the Prime Minis-                                              tops Forbes list of
 ters of Japan and Nepal. He has also called upon all countries to
 collectively address the multiple global challenges saying, "More                                                richest Americans
 than ever before, it is imperative for all countries to act in concert to
                                                                                                          America's economic woes do not
 address these challenges. “
                                                                                                               appear to be hurting philanthropist
                                                                                                                    Bill Gates, who tops Forbes' list
                     CAREER IN MEDICINE                                        Bill Gates
                                                                                                                        of the 400 richest Americans
It is one of the most sort out and rewarding career for those interested in                                              for the 18th year in a row.
Science. Medical studies have become so vast that specializations are                                  Gates' fortune swelled by $5 billion from a
increasing day by day. There is also Super Specializations which require a   year ago, outpacing the No. 2 on the list, Warren Buffett, whose net
further 3 to 5 years of study in areas such as Plastic Surgery, Neurosurgery worth is $39 billion. Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, was the
and Cardio-thoracic surgery, Gastroenterology, Endocrinology and Clinical    biggest dollar gainer on the list, with a net worth of $17.5 billion
Hematology Pediatric Surgery etc. The major Specializations include General
                                                                             that earned him the No. 14 spot. There were 42 women on the list,
Medicine, General Surgery, Pediatrics, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Dermatology,
Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT (Ear, Nose and Throat), Psychiatry, Anes-
                                                                             including media mogul Oprah Winfrey at No. 139, with a net worth
thesiology etc.                                                              of $2.7 billion.
Eligibility: MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery) which is of
5 1/2 years duration (including 1 year internship) is essential but one has to     FLASH NEWS
go in for specializations also.
Job Prospects and Career Options: Prospects as General Practitioner or         -Italy and Greece worries shake euro zone.
Physician, General Surgeon, Anaesthetist or Anaesthesiologists, Psychiatrist,
Neurologist etc.                                                               -Walt Disney has won the rights to build attractions          based
                       Fun                    Doodle 1. a,     2.c,    3. b,  on the film Avatar at its theme parks.
IQ      Ans:-2        with       200mph        Quiz     4. b,  5.b            -Michael Sata elected Zambia's President.
                     Maths
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                                                                 is smaller t
                                                                      its eye
                                                                                                                Insects and fish have no eyelids


                                                                                                                                          Our bones
                                                                                                                                         consist of 50%
                                                                                                                                           water and
                                    at
 18 is the only positive number th                                                                                                         50% solid
     is twice the sum of its digits                                                                                                         matter

      Longest Fingernails                                          Neptune
                                                                    orbits
                                                                                                                                          Arachnophobia
 The longest fingernails on                                                                                                                    is the fear of spiders
    a pair of female hands                                         the sun
     belong to Chris "The
    Dutchess" Walton and                                             once  The Olympic gold
   measure in at 10 feet 2
                                                                    every                    medal
   inches for her left hand                                                 must contain at
 and 9 feet 7 inches for her                                         165                    least
 right hand for a total of 19                                                six grams of gold
 feet 9 inches as measured                                          years
     in Las Vegas, Nev., on
       February 21, 2011.                                          THE WORLD'S SHORTEST CAT
                                                                                         "FIZZGIRL”, a 2-year-old female munchkin cat, is the WORLD'S
                                                                                         SMALLEST CAT who measures 6 inches from the oor to the
                                     What is a proverb?                                  shoulder and is titled with Guinness World Records! She's
A proverb is a short well-known expression that states a                                 owned by Ti ani Kjeldergaard, who lives in San Diego,
                                                                                         California. Munchkins are cats purposely bred to carry the gene
general truth or gives advice.
                                                                                         of dwar sm. They have a gene that causes the long bones in
- “Manners make the man.”                                                                their legs to be shorter than what is considered normal. Aside
Possibly: a person's manners show their origins.                                                            from their diminutive size, though, munch-
-”Many hands make light work.”                                                                                kins look similar to other felines and could
Sharing work makes work easier.                                                                               be confused for kittens-except that their
                                                                                                             backs are as long as other full-grown cats.
                                                                                          The body of a munchkin is on average two-and-
                                                                                         a-half times longer than it is tall.
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                                                                                                      HER  HE ION
                                                                                                   FAT OF T NAT
                                 CHAT ROBOTS                                                Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, better
                                                                                            known as Mahatma Gandhi and the
                                                                                            Father of the Indian Nation, was born on
                                                                                            the 2nd October, 1869. The day is a
                                                                                            national holiday marked by a series of
                                                                                            cultural events organised each year to
                                                                                            commemorate the birth of one of India’s
                                                                                            greatest political beacons.
                                                                                             Strength does not come from physical
                                                                                                  capacity. It comes from an
                                                                                                       indomitable will.
                                                                                                                  Mahatma Gandhi

                                                                                              Gandhi Ji
A Japanese company has developed the world's first artificial intelli-                          spinning
gence "chat robots" to teach English. Apart from reading books, the                                                                     Generations to come
                                                                                              charkha
robots use pre-programmed software to sing songs and play alphabet                                                                       will scarce believe
                                                                                                                                       that such a one as this
games with the children. The kids love it since the robots look, well,
                                                                                                                                          ever in flesh and
cute and interesting. Developed primarily for the domestic market for
                                                                                                                                        blood walked upon
people who want to learn to speak English, the technology can be                                                                              this earth.
adapted for any language around the world.                                                                                                     - Albert Einstein
 Did You Know ?                  THE BUZZ
                                 1. Moves Like Jagger
 iPhone retains Cached           Maroon 5 Featuring Christina Aguilera                                    - Mahatma Gandhi spoke English with an Irish
 Keyboard Data for up            2. Someone Like You
                                                                                                          accent, for one of his first teachers was an Irishman.
                                 Adele
     to 12 months.                                                                          - He was educated at London University and became an attorney.
                                 3. Pumped Up Kicks                                         But the first time he attempted to make a speech in court, his
                                 Foster The People                                          knees trembled, and he was so frightened that he had to sit down
 Android is better than                                                                     in confusion and defeat.
                                 4. Party Rock Anthem
                                 LMFAO Featuring Lauren Bennett & GoonRock
      iPhone in                                                                             - His income during those days in South
                                 5. Lighters                                                Africa touched fifteen thousand dollars a
    performance.                                                                            year! Something still a dream for most
                                                                                                                                           Mahatma Gandhi
                                 Bad Meets Evil Featuring Bruno Mars
                                                                                            Indians!                                        will go down in
                                                                                                                                          history on par with
  FUN WITH MATHS                                                                            - Mahatma Gandhi wrote to Adolf               Buddha and Jesus
                                                                                            Hitler on July 23, 1939 to ask him to                Christ.
      A plane maintains an average
                                                                                            keep World War II from happening. At          - Lord Mountbatten
     speed of 225mph from London
                                                                                            the time, Hitler was already progressing
      to New York. It then returns
                                                                                            through Europe, having invaded Czechoslo-
    from New York to London at an                                                           vakia earlier that spring. The letter never
                                                                          Answer on pg. 8




    average speed of 180mph. What                                                           reached Hitler, (for unknown reasons) and it is hard to image that
      is the average speed for the                                                          it would have had much impact if it did.
              entire journey?
                                                                                            - The word Mahatma, while often mistaken for Gandhi's given
          FIND THE SHAPE?                             Test Your
                                                                                            name in the West, is taken from the Sanskrit words maha
                                                                                            (meaning Great) and atma (meaning Soul). Rabindranath Tagore is
                                                     Word Power
   test                                                                                     said to have accorded the title to Gandhi.
                                                     SERENE                                 - Time magazine named Gandhi the Man of the Year in 1930.
                                                       1-calm                               Gandhi was also the runner-up to Albert Einstein as "Person of the
                                                       2-sel sh                             Century'' at the end of 1999.
                                                       3-cold
                                                       4-serve                              - Gandhi never received the Nobel Peace Prize, although he was
                                                                   Answer -1                nominated five times between 1937 and 1948.                         4
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Incredible Dinosaur Feathers Found Glowing Bandage To Show Infection
                                                                              A wound dressing that
 Scientists in Canada
                                                                              glows to indicate an
 have found perfectly
                                                                              infection has been devel-
 preserved feathers
                                                                              oped. The dressing emits a
 that they say are from
                                                                              pinkish glow under ultra-
 dinosaurs that lived
                                                                              violet light when harmful
 around 80 million
                                                                              levels of bacteria are
 years ago. Amazingly,
                                                                              present. It should help
 the feathers are in
                                                                              doctors treating chronic
 great condition
                                                                              wounds such as ulcers. Army medics could also use it to identify
 because they've been
                                                                              soldiers with infected battlefield injuries. Currently, it takes several
 fossilised inside little
                                                                              days to determine significant levels of bacterial infection by growing
 pieces of amber. It's
                                                                              swab samples in the laboratory. It is hoped that testing on patients
 not unusual for things
                                                                              will begin within two years.
 like insects to be found in amber - which is a messy tree sap that has
 turned hard and trapped what's inside - but scientists say finding
 feathers is rare. It is believed the dinosaurs had feathers for display
                                                                              Planet Dancing With a Pair of Stars
 and warmth rather than flying. Scientists are still studying the feath-
 ers and hope their discovery will help them find out more about how
 birds evolved from dinosaurs.


 Microwave waste to get biofuel
                                          Microwaving waste food
                                           products could be used
                                           to produce important
                                           chemicals and biofuels,
                                           new technology has
                                           shown. The methods
                                           would potentially allow            Astronomers have discovered a new planet orbiting a pair of stars.
                                           food waste to be                   Called Kepler16b, the planet is about as heavy as Saturn and orbits its
                                           processed at home and              stars every 229 days. The astronomers are already referring to it infor-
                                    on an industrial scale. The               mally as Tatooine, after the home planet of Luke and Anakin Skywalker
 technology could provide a renewable source of carbon, as well as            in the George Lucas “Star Wars” movies, which also had two suns.
 addressing the growing problem of global waste.                              Technically, Tatooine is probably a ball of rock and gas about the size
                                                                              and density of Saturn living in a system about 200 light-years away, in

     Dangerous bacteria                                                       the constellation Cygnus.

 spreading in warming oceans
 According to a report, the
 rising temperature of ocean
 water is causing a prolifera-
 tion of the Vibrio genus of
 bacteria, which can cause
 food poisoning, serious                                                          The smallest muscle in the body is the stapedius, deep
 gastroenteritis, septicemia                                                      in the ear. It is only 5mm long and thinner than cotton
 and cholera. Climatic condi-                                                                               thread.
 tions are playing an increas-
 ingly important role in the                                                                                              The longest
 transmission of these                                                                                                   muscle in the
 diseases. There are a host of
                                                                                              The biggest                 body is the
 other effects of ocean                                                                      muscle in the            sartorius, from the
 warming, both documented                                                                     body is the              outside of the hip,
 and forecast, including                                                                   gluteus maximus,            down and across
 melting ice, rising sea levels, coastal erosion, increased storm intensity                 in the buttock.
 and frequency, along with chemical changes in the sea itself, includ-                                                to the inside of the
 ing acidification and de-oxygenation.                                                                                        knee.               Pg 5
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  GLACIER                                                                                   Word Search
 1. A glacier moves under the in uence of                                             D    C     M    Y    J   S    L    U    K    M
 its own weight and ___________.
                                                                       Animal
                                                                       Bones          B    N     A    U    D   F    A    M    L    W




                                                           WORD LIST
  a. gravity           b. size                                         Breeds         S    L     E    E    T   S    M    B    A    H
  c. shape                                                             Dog            P    Y     E    I    H   T    I    O    W    K
                                                                       Friend         N    R     O    L    R   N    N    N    P    R
 2. Which percentage shows how much of                                 Hound
                                                                       Leash          B    J     M    T    E   F    A    E    D    H
 the world's freshwater supply is stored in                                           P    U     P    P    Y   A    T    S    O    L
                                                                       Pet
 glaciers?
                                                                       Pooch          H    C     O    O    P   Y    S    U    G    T
  a. 25%               b. 50%                                          Fido           B    V     F    I    D   O    N    H    X    X
  c. 75%                                                               Puppy          V    E     A    E    E   D    S    U    C    F

 3. How much of the land surface on Earth is
 covered by glaciers?                                      Across                     Crossword
  a. 2%                b. 10%                              1. To fall in drops
                                                           3. Organs of sight         1          2             3    4         5
  c. 30%                                                   6. Got older
                                                           9. Give up
                                                                                      6      7        8        9         10
 4. What are glaciers that are con ned to                  11. Promissory note
 valleys called?                                           12. grime; lth                             11
                                                           13. inactive                                        13
  a. ice glaciers        b. valley glaciers                                           12
                                                           14. Digit on foot
  c. non-valley glaciers                                   15. Does acts of bravery                   14

                                                           17. Moderate speed for     15         16            17   18        19

 5. Which continent contains continental                   horse
 glaciers?                                                 20. Scotch, masking, or
                                                                                      20                       21
                                                           duct
  a. Asia              b. Antarctica
                                                           21. Owing money
  c. North America                                                                         18.rue, 19.tot
                              Turn to page 2 for answers   Down                            10.igloo, 15.hat, 16.rap,
                                                           1. Dead on arrival              5.sat, 7.gripe, 8.ditto, 9.quiet,
                                                           2. Frozen water                 Down:1.DOA, 2.ice, 4.you,
                                                           4. Not me; thee
                                                           5. Past of sit
                                                                                                                                        A small Indian is the son
                                                                                          20.tape, 21.debt
                                                           7. Complain
                                                           8. The same; repeat
                                                                                          14.toe, 15.hero, 17.trot,
           RACE TRACE                                      9. Little or no noise
                                                                                          9.quit, 11.IOU, 12.dirt, 13.idle,             of a big Indian, but the
          PHASE SPACE                                      10. Eskimo house               Across: 1.drip, 3.eyes, 6.aged,                 big Indian is not the
                                                           15. Worn on head                                                            father of the small Indian.
                                                           16. Style of music
                                                           18. Regret                                                                     How is this possible?
                                                           19. Young child
                                                                                                Spot the
                                                                                                                                             the small Indian.
                                                                                                                                             Answer: The big Indian is the
                                                                                                                                         r of                              mothe

 6        3   4       8 2                             Solve this riddle                      10 Differences
                                                                                                                                                                 1- The bird on the right. 2- The tail of the helicopter.




                                                                                                                                                                      wheel of the tractor. 9- The triangle sign on the
                                                                                                                                                                 the crow head. 5- The mu er on the crow head. 6-

                                                                                                                                                                      hanging on the front of the helicopter. 8- The




     4        5           8    6 3
                                                                                                                                                                 3- The hanging on the crow head. 4- The neck of

                                                                                                                                                                      The hanging on the helicopter's tail. 7- The




                                                  What word of
 2        8           6        9
                                                 five letters has
                  6                   5
                                                                                                                                                                      roof. 10- The marks on the roof.




                                                  only one left
                                                                                                                                                                                        Answers




     2        3       9        1                    when two
 3                4                                letters are
     6        9           5           1             removed?
 5 3      9           4        8
          1   2       7 6             9
                                                 Answer -Stone = (St)one.
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Pg 6
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                                                                                                                                                 New ‘Yuvraj’
Peter Svidler                                                                                                                                       Of Indian Hockey
                                                                                                                                              Dreams do turn into reality and India’s
Wins Maiden World                                                                                                                             new hockey sensation Yuvraj Walmiki’s
                                                                                                                                                   pounding arrival is perhaps a
Cup Title                                                                                                                                            perfect example to it. Hailed as
                                                                                                                                                      the new wonder of Indian
                                                                                                                                                         Hockey, he has already
                                                                                                                                                          shown what he is made of
                                                                                                                                                          after he scored three goals
                                                                                                                                                         in the inaugural Asian
                                                                                                                                                        Champions Trophy, includ-
                                                    Peter Svidler                                                                                      ing an all-important goal in
                                                                                                                                                      the penalty shootout against
                                                                                                                          Yuvraj Walmiki’s           Pakistan in the nals.
Six-time Russian champion Peter Svidler added another feather to his
cap by winning his maiden World Cup title after eking out a draw in
the fourth and nal game against friend and compatriot Alexander
Grischuk. While the top three will be in the next world championship
cycle, it remains to be seen what format will FIDE resort to after the
match between India's Viswanathan Anand and Israeli Boris Gelfand
in Russia in 2012.                                                                                                    Milkha Singh
                                                                                                                  Milkha Singh was the rst Indian athlete
              How Active Is Your Mind?                                                                            to reach Olympic nals. Milkha Singh
                                                                                                                  reached the nals of 400 m at the 1960
                                                                                                                  Rome Olympics. He nished fourth in the
 1. What is the batting style of Gautam Gambhir?                                                                   nals and clocked a timing of 45.6
      a. Left-handed                                                                                              seconds. Mlkha Singh missed the bronze               Milkha Singh
      b. Right-Handed                                                                                             medal by just a di erence of 0.1 second.

                                                                                                                    ICC ODI Team Ranking
 2. Where was Gautam Gambhir born?
      a. Ahmedabad                                                                                                 Rank                        Country                    Points
      b. New Delhi                                                                                                  1                           Australia                  130
      c. Kolkata                                                                                                    2                           Sri Lanka                  119
      d. Mumbai                                                                                                     3                           South Africa               116
                                                                                                                    4                           England                    113
 3. Which IPL team bought Gautam Gambhir for a record
                                                                                                                    5                           India                      112
 $2.4mn dollar in the IPL4 auction?
                                                                                                                    6                           Pakistan                   101
       a. Royal Challengers
       b. Indi Commandos                                                                                            7                           New Zealand                90
                                                                    Answer:- 1. c, 2. a, 3. c, 4. a, 5. d, 6. b




       c. Mumbai Indians                                                                                            8                           West Indies                78
       d. Kolkata Knight Riders                                                                                     9                           Bangladesh                 63
                                                                                                                    10                          Zimbabwe                   44
 4. What is Gautam's highest score in ODI's?
      a. 150* vs SL in Kolkata                                                                                        FLASH NEWS
      b. 176 vs Australia in Delhi
                                                                                                                  -Rose wins BMW Championship.
      c. 200* vs Pak in Motera
                                                                                                                  -Jeev finishes season-best fourth and Kapur 10th in Macau Open.
      d. 138* vs NZ in Jaipur
                                                                                                                  -Tim Nielsen steps down as head coach of Australia's cricket
                                                                                                                  team after four years.                                        Pg 7
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                                                                                                               Two kindergarten kids are talking while
mail to F 62, Okhla Industrial Area, Phase l, New Delhi-110020.
                                                                                                               having a lunch break.
                                                                                                               Girl: What is the capital of America?
 EAT LOTS OF DIFFERENT                                                                                         Boy: Washington D. C.
   FOODS EVERY DAY                                                                                             Girl: No! "A" is the capital of America. You
                                You need over                                                                  already forgot our lesson: capitalize proper
                                40 di erent
                                kinds of                                                                       nouns!
                                vitamins and
                                minerals every                                                                 Why is a bee's hair sticky?
                                day for good
                                health. Since                                                                  Because... it uses a honeycomb!
                                there is no
                                single food that
                                                                                                               Doctor: I cannot hide the fact that you are
                                contains them
                                all, it is impor-                                                              very ill. Is there any one you would like to
tant to balance your daily choices. In fact there                                                              see?
are no good or bad foods, so you do not need
to miss out on the foods you enjoy. The best                                                                   Patient: Yes! Another doctor.
way to make sure you get the right balance is
to eat a wide variety of foods each day.                                         Aryan Gupta, III B                   PROUD TO BE AN INDIAN
                                                                 K.R. Mangalam World School, G.K. II

                                                                      MY INDIA
                                                    Indian Culture is so diverse that even we are
                                                    not aware of all the customs of India. With
 - Art Workshop, 01 Oct,2011-01 Oct,2011           growing modernization, it has become more
 Come and have Fun & Learn- “The Art Expres-        di cult for the increasingly small families to
 sions” through the various Workshops of Oil        keep in touch with the tradition and culture
 Painting, Craft, Pottery, Quilling Art, Flower     of their forefathers. They are unaware of their
 Making, Candle & Chocolate Making etc. The Art     customs. I love my India from the bottom of                                      Naman Sehrawat, IV B
 Expressions 75, Sant Nagar. East of Kailash,       my heart so I pledge that I will not indulge in                               Ramjas School, R K Puram
 91-9999913395/9871516509,                          corruption and would make my India proud.
                                                      Lakshay Gupta VIII-D, Springdales School, Pusa Road
 theartexpressions@gmail.com
 - Inauguration of Moglys Gurukul, 02 Oct,                             Friends                                       I can be long, or I can be short.
 2011-02 Oct, 2011- If you want to be happy,        Friends are all I want, friends are all I need
 here's the place to be. Moglys Gurukul             To make me happy all the time and never bore me               I can be grown, and I can be bought.
 B9/22,DLF PhaseI, Gurgaon. New Delhi,              Who always help me and never leave me alone                         I can be painted, or left bare.
 8800128018/9910940490/9990442060/9818558           I will never break friendship with them neither
                                                                                                                          I can be round, or square.
 699, gurukul@moglys.in                             should they?
 www.facebook.com/moglysgurukul                     Since we are friends, we will never ever leave.                                 Answer-A fingernail
                                                               Eshika Arora 5-E Shri Ram School Aravali

 Ask Annie!
                                                                                            1. How long does it
Dear Annie-I am not a slim girl but I work hard on my body (cycling yoga, etc).             take for light from the
                                                                                                                                                              Solution of Kakuro




But I feel low sometimes. I've been so body positive. How can I stop these negative         moon to reach the
feelings?                                                                                   earth?
Dear One-It’s important to practice and learn not to compare your body with                 2. Which nation gave
                                                                                            women the right to
others. Once you can see yourself as a unique individual, that your body doesn’t
                                                                                            vote rst?
have to look like the others, you will feel better. Looks are not everything; try to           2. New Zealand
have a unique identity of your own.                                                            Answers - 1. 1.26 seconds
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