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OH MY GOD!

OH MY GOD!

On this day in 1633, the Church forced one of our greatest polymaths, Galileo Galilei, to take back his theory that the Sun and not the Earth is the centre […]

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TRY A BOOKASANA TODAY!

TRY A BOOKASANA TODAY!

This International Yoga Day, here are some amazing asanas we recommend for a healthy lifestyle… Of course, we also recommend you inhale, exhale and then s-t-r-e-t-c-h to reach out for […]

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TAKING REFUGE IN BOOKS

TAKING REFUGE IN BOOKS

Why a collection of books on war and conflict? Well, it is World Refugee Day today. And one of the main reasons people leave their country to seek refuge, or protection, in […]

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LIFE’S A BROWSE!

LIFE’S A BROWSE!

There are days and days for everything in the world these days. But a World Sauntering Day celebrated on 19 June every year? Well, this one’s definitely a walk in the park! […]

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PRIDE AND NO PREJUDICE

PRIDE AND NO PREJUDICE

Every year, organisations from across the globe celebrate Autistic Pride Day on June18. The aim of this day is to raise awareness about autistic people not as individuals who require our pity or […]

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FREE ME

FREE ME

India became free from British rule on 15 August 1947. It has been over seventy years now, but are we truly free from poverty, hunger and illiteracy – at least […]

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REEF TALES

REEF TALES

One of the world’s most breathtakingly beautiful natural wonders, The Great Barrier Reef, was discovered on this day in 1770 by English explorer and naval officer, Captain James Cook. Captain […]

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ADOPTING A PARTNERSHIP

ADOPTING A PARTNERSHIP

There’s never a dull day at our children’s bookstore. The phone rings. “I’m heading to Madhya Pradesh for the holidays,” an excited parent pipes up. “Any storybooks my children and […]

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PLASTIC SURGERY NEEDED!

PLASTIC SURGERY NEEDED!

What floats in the middle of the Pacific Ocean? Some exotic marine animals and plants? Think again. Because the answer is approximately 100 million tons of trash, mostly plastic! Known […]

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THE BEAR NECESSITIES OF LIFE

THE BEAR NECESSITIES OF LIFE

Here’s wishing one of our favourite Indian children’s publishers a very happy bearthday! May your exciting picture books, storybooks, audio books, bilingual books and touch-and-feel books  light up many dens! […]

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HAPPY PARENTS’ DAY

HAPPY PARENTS’ DAY

If you’re a parent, here’s the recipe you probably use to make cold coffee: a) Have kids b) Make coffee c) Forget you made the coffee d) Drink it cold […]

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WORLD WILDLIFE WEEK

WORLD WILDLIFE WEEK

The well-known naturalist Sir David Attenborough receives hundreds of letters a week from fans of his wonderful wildlife programmes, but he particularly loves those he gets from kids. “There is […]

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GANDHI JAYANTI

GANDHI JAYANTI

Did you know that on 15 June 2007, the United Nations General Assembly decided to commemorate Gandhiji’s birthday on 2 October as the International Day of Non-Violence? They believed that […]

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