• A CAREER IN TODAY'S TIMES: DARING TO DREAM OR COMPLYING TO CONVENTION?

      

    Baby Myrha, smiled adorably at the faces peering down at her. Her various aunts, uncles, cousins and grandparents were lined up round her cradle and craning their necks to get a glimpse of the bundle of joy!

    The family was an accomplished one. They were people from literally all corners of the globe and the doctors, engineers, lawyers, fashion designers along with the other achievers of distinction made them an enviable…

    • Wed, Aug 10 2022
  • A TRYST WITH ROADS—ALEXANDER The GREAT vs HERBIE

    Roads! The word throws open a flurry of imagination and memories from history books, facts and information in news flashes, fiction stories, and travel escapades. Whether it be the Silk Route of the ancient times or the swanky flyovers of the present era, roads have been an integral part of our journey through the times.

    One may identify with the many disadvantages of wars and bloody battles, but these had been an eminent…

    • Fri, Jul 29 2022
  • Engineering Today For A Sustainable Tomorrow: Some Viewpoints

    Engineering can be defined and understood as the application of science to execute a shared idea or thought. Though in the modern era, engineering has donned the responsibility of garnering commercial benefits, its origin dates to ages, even eons in history.

    The Human is unique in its ability to co-ordinate cognition and motor functionalities. In this regard, the earliest achievement of man maybe, was to engineer tools…

    • Wed, Jul 13 2022
  • WATER DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS: THEN AND NOW

    Water Distribution systems have been a vital part of any ancient civilization and continue to be so, in the current times. These systems have a very long and rich history dating back to the third millennium B.C. Advances in water supply and distribution were made in tandem with discoveries and inventions in other congruent disciplines.

    The evolution of early civilizations has mainly been around sources of abundant water…

    • Wed, Jul 6 2022
  • WORLD OCEAN DAY: THROUGH THE DIGITAL LENS-PART 2

    We are at the end of the month of June, and it would be another year before we meet again to celebrate, and more importantly remember that we do observe 8th June as World Ocean Day.

    By this time, next year, we would have completed a year of events, achievements, happenings, glories, and learnings. As humans, we have always attempted to challenge our limits and prove that we can achieve the impossible and interestingly…

    • Tue, Jun 28 2022
  • WORLD OCEAN DAY: THROUGH THE DIGITAL LENS- PART 1

    We recently celebrated World Ocean Day on 8th June!

    These days, we have a day for everything. Perhaps to remind us that there are important issues on this planet that contribute considerably to our existence, heath, and wellbeing!

    Our oceans cover almost 71% of the planet and are home to a rich and varied eco-system comprising of a blend of unique flora and fauna. Through the ages, our oceans have ferried passengers and…

    • Wed, Jun 15 2022
  • DIGITALIZATION TO THE RESCUE: THE THING ABOUT ELDIH!

    In a once remote corner of the world, there was a city named ELDIH. Well, Eldih probably, still exists, but back then things were different. Eldih, an old, old city with lots of history and tales of yore that grandmas and grandpas talked about to their grandchildren, as they themselves had heard from their grandparents. When you talked E.L.D.I.H, you talked and thought many things, so that with the, E, you thought Environment…

    • Mon, Jun 6 2022
  • UNDERSTANDING TODAY'S MIND: THE DILEMMA OF A DIVIDED DREAM

    This is a story of two little girls residing in two very different parts of the world. Though their worlds are unlike each other, there is one thread that’s common between them. Their power to dream!

    Niki opened her eyes and squinted at the sun streaming in through the white linen curtains. It was morning and her cozy little room was filled with the early morning fragrance of the white lilies that grew in a small…

    • Tue, May 17 2022
  • UNDERSTANDING TODAY’S MIND: DIGITALIZATION IN INFRASTRUCTURE

    • An Overview

    Today’s work-life is complex as it is dynamic. The pandemic has accentuated the importance of environment conscious concepts like Sustainability and Green growth in our daily lives, forcing policy makers, business drivers and the like to consider eco- friendly development with greater sincerity.

    The greatest casualties of the pandemic have obviously been students and young learners. The sudden changes…

    • Thu, May 12 2022