Author: Jo

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Spreading Smiles

    I never take New Year resolutions. To me it sounds very formal and customary in many ways. Perhaps the only resolution that I take every year is not to take one. This year...






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Georgess Méliès – The Father of Special Effects

Sometimes history progresses through rejections. Tracing the lineage of the film history next to Lumiére brothers naturally one has to stop to visit Georgess Méliès (1861-1938). Méliès, the son of a shoemaker, dreamed of learning...






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A Better Birthday Gift

    It’s festive season again. Jingle bells ring merrily. People sing hymns as lullabies to make the infants sleep. Cakes become a part of the dining menu. Gifts coupled with merry wishes fills up...






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(Trans) Gender Equality – Pledge to Embrace

Nature works in a peculiar fashion sometimes. Most of us live a life with a gender identity as either a male or female both physically and psychologically. With some it is not so. While the...






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(Trans) Gender Equality – Demanding ‘more’ Visibility

    Gender discrimination prevails, in fact omnipresent, across every country and culture. It’s hard to find a society where gender equality is absolutely ensured. It still remains ideal. The forlorn victims of gender discrimination...






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Knock! Knock! It’s me, Drone

    Whenever our dream chariots gallop to visit the future our mental imagery is filled with flying cars, though nothing such has materialized now. Yet in the near future there is a sound possibility...






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Assembly results leave Congress Unhappy

    The results for the Assembly election held in Rajasthan, MP, Chhattisgarh and Delhi are out today (Dec 8th). The whole nation was in fact eagerly waiting for these results, since the elections in...