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When the sun stood still
June 21 is the longest day of the year and a time when the earth's energy is at its peak.


Harry strikes again
Today, June 21, J.K. Rowling's much-anticipated fifth book Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix goes on sale. The book itself has been kept under tight security, held under a embargo until the moment of release. Reportedly only ...
Art in print
Durer travelled a lot and met other Renaissance artists like Andrea Mantegna and Giovanni Bellini. The Venetian style influenced him a great deal.
Tribute to childhood
Housed in a red brick building, you find the memories of a nation captured and displayed to the best advantage.
Water colours
The Post office of the Republic of Benin (formerly Dahomey) in Western Africa has issued stamps on fish (or poissons, pronounced pwa-sohn, in French, which is the official language of the country). The kinds of fish depicted are ...
Sense & Nonsense

NRI bucks
Blackbuck is quintessentially an Indian animal. So much so that the ancient law-giver Manu declared that boundaries of his land of fire sacrifices coincided with the natural distribution of this attractive antelope. Blackbuck is indeed a handsome ...

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