The festive weekend is here. The hue of the world around is changing – brighter colours adorn markets and homes. Nights are brightly lit – lights and chandeliers hang from balconies and doorways. Rangoli patterns are emerging, a tad different for every culture. And shopping, oh shopping is going on…

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  If Science, especially Chemistry, is a subject that fascinates you, MOLE will not be an unknown quantity. We, of course, don’t mean the small, rat like mammals. We mean the basic measuring unit in Chemistry. Doesn’t ring any bells? Well, let us explain. For a given molecule, mole is…

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  Today is the International Day of the Girl Child. Why do we need a day dedicated to young girls, you ask? The reasons are many! Let’s brainstorm a few –   High incidence of female foeticide (illegal in most parts of the world). Discriminatory practices from very young age…

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Also known as Vijaydashmi, Dussehra is one of the most major celebrations of the Indic heartland, observed on the 10th day of Ashwin month each year. Festivals are convergence points – they are occasions which bring people together to partake of a common whole of happiness. They are also instances…

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