Heartwarming, irresistible!

Heartwarming, irresistible!

Cecelia Ahern’s book ‘Where the Rainbows End’ is a heart –warming book which leaves you warm inside. The story is about Alex and Rosie who are best of friends since childhood. They are torn apart as teenagers as Alex’s father moves to Boston from Dublin as he got a new job. Despite of the distance […]

Why students Painted their faces at Xavier’s

Why students Painted their faces at Xavier’s

  Tuesday was World Peace Day (21 September). The campus housing the twin St Xavier’s colleges at Digha saw several strange faces. The reason? An inter-department Face painting competition jointly by St. Xavier’s College and St. Xavier’s College of Management and Technology. The competition was based on the college annual theme “Healthy Youth, Wealthy Nation”. […]

Stand up against cruelty to animals

Stand up against cruelty to animals

Sir, Children who behave cruelly with animals are at a high risk to commit violence against humans somewhere in the future. Almost everyday we get to see this situation on the roads. Young boys keep on pelting stones on street dogs, badly injuring them. Moreover, the passers by also ignore the incident and prefer to […]

Dry Bihar throws Hundreds Behind Bars!

Dry Bihar throws Hundreds Behind Bars!

Sir, Total prohibition in Bihar has led to overcrowding in the jails as the number of violators of this law has outnumbered the number of jail cells available in Bihar. The prohibition law came into effect in April, bringing out diverse opinions from different people. Some considered the law as draconian, while some voted in […]

Lessons from ‘Gold & Copper’

Lessons from ‘Gold & Copper’

Sir I would like to share my view points on the film ‘Gold and Copper’ which I have watched recently.  Gold and copper is an Iranian film directed by Homayoun Assadian. The film is well made, with excellent camera work, editing, and fine performances. Gold and Copper film presents the daily life struggles and happiness […]

Top Model with Patna Connect

Top Model with Patna Connect

Sir, India’s Next Top Model is an adaptation of the TV reality show America’s Next Top Model. The show was judged by celebrity photographer Daboo Ratnani and Model-Actress Lisa Haydon. The contests were groomed by Neerja Gaba and mentored a VJ- Actress Anshu Dandekar. The show started with 13 faces competing for the title among which […]

My experience of Mother Teresa’s Work

My experience of Mother Teresa’s Work

It is splendid that Blessed Mother Teresa was canonized as the Saint Teresa of Calcutta by Pope Francis on 4th September 2016. We know that she was already a living saint during her life time on earth. She had a special heart for the poorest of the poor and the downtrodden. She served them with […]

Hamid Ansari should have taken longer route on Patna visit!

Hamid Ansari should have taken longer route on Patna visit!

Sir Just this morning ( 9th September) India’s Vice President Muhammad Hamid Ansari came to Patna for gracing the 90th silver jubilee of BCCI (Bihar Chamber of Commerce and Industries) and had also visited  St. Michael’s School to interact with the students.  The streets of Bailey Road, Frazer Road, Kurji, Digha- Aashiyana were included in […]

Power thrashing street vendors?

Power thrashing street vendors?

Sir, In this busy and fast life, everyone is in the race of earning more and more. People are turn to different profession as per their interest and talent, to earn their livelihood. Vending is a well known profession as well as an integral part of our society. In Patna, we can see many street […]

Bihar: Runner up in Women’s kidnapping?

Bihar: Runner up in Women’s kidnapping?

Sir, The latest report of the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) on  has placed Bihar in the eleventh position among the states and Union Territories in terms of crime against women and the state was at eighth position in 2014. According to the data, in 2015, there were 13,891 cases of crime against women reported […]

Safe in the city?

Safe in the city?

Sir, Every time when you go through a newspaper or shuffle through news channels, you will find one or two barbaric rape incidents flashing on screen. The story of victim living traumatized and the perpetrator living unaffected. The recent rape incidents in Bihar includes Motihari dragged and rape incident of a 21-year-old woman, the rape […]

Skirting the issue

Skirting the issue

Sir Recently there was a story in various media that  India’s tourism Minister Mahesh Sharma had advised the foreign women tourists not to wear skirts and skimpy dresses in India and he had also added that they should not go out alone and should take the picture of cab they are using and send it to […]

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