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Long history of service
August 22 is Madras Day. What better way to celebrate the city than pay tribute to the historic railway station that is the "gateway to the south"?


GRAND HERITAGE
When the Kalingas ruled
Bhubaneswar, the ancient city of the Kalinga Empire, grew into a glorious royal and pilgrimage centre between the 6th and 16th centuries A.D.
THE GREAT ONES
Aristotle
Aristotle, (383 B.C. — 322 B.C.), the Greek philosopher, is one of the greatest thinkers of the world.
WORLD OF SCIENCE
Adventure and triumph
Rita Levi Montalcini's discovery won her the world's highest scientific honour.
Techie Tally
Spiders have inspired screams, Scottish kings and the World Wide Web. Techie who is mortally afraid of them was inspired enough to delve deeper into their history of evolution and natural habitats. As the Australian Museum Online at Join the dots

Art and culture
Brazil issued a stamp on May 25, 2000, to celebrate Africa Day. The stamp emphasises African art, remarkable features of which are apparent in the Brazilian culture. The stamp portrays the liveliness of the people who had a great influence on the ...
Last great race on earth
Susan Butcher was the first woman to be placed in the top 10 of the Iditarod race.
Guide to a good read
A methodical offering of all the books one could read.
On the stage
A book of one-act plays, with a detailed introduction to the stage.
New on the rack
DIY Style is the ultimate guide to creating cool, original, one-of-a-kind stuff for your room, your wardrobe, and your friends. DIY Style by Karen Cooper, Scholastic
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Freddy and the French Fries: Fries Alive by David Baldacci, Macmillan, Rs. 230. 20 The Chain Letter by Julie Schumacher, Yearling, Rs. 182.60 The Gateway Trilogy - Book One Night Gate, Isobelle Carmody, Yearling, Rs. ...
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