Salaam, Shalom?

S Upendran
Whenever we meet someone or take leave of an individual, we invariably wish them.

I plagiarise, therefore I am…

Pawan Singh
The editorial office is abuzz with the sound of irreverent laughter as another contributed story’s Internet predecessor, with a canny resemblance to the reproduction is discovered.


Inspiring read The write up under the head “Just Books” in the recent issue (December 2007) is really interesting. In fact I am preparing a list of books with “teaching” and “teacher” as theme. I would like to add two Read More …

One for All, All for One

Manju Gupta
Many of us bemoan the fact that education has become too fiercely competitive, that the process of learning receives less attention than the product that we are contributing to a cut-throat culture where achievement means everything and understanding almost nothing.

Say it in Your Own Words

Remember why the good Lord made your eyes Let nothing evade your eyes Plagiarise, plagiarise, plagiarise! – Tom Lehrer, Harvard mathematician That rather tongue-in-cheek advice from a modern-day satirist-songster seems to have become the rule for many writers of the Read More …