Noise pollution

By Malavika Awasthi , VIII , A

Noise pollution (or environmental noise) is displeasing human, animal or machine-created sound that disrupts the activity or balance of human or animal life. The word noise comes from the Latin word nauseas, meaning seasickness.
The source of most outdoor noise worldwide is mainly construction and transportation systems, including motor vehicle noise, aircraft noise and rail noise.[1][2] Poor urban planning may give rise to noise pollution, since side-by-side industrial and residential...

Youth Parliament

By Samyukta , IX , A

After the Model United Nations, coming up next is the Youth Parliament. Just these two words aroused great curiosity in our minds and so we headed straight to Chandra mam (the teacher in charge) who educated us about this programmed. So here it is........
Q1) How was the idea of youth parliament born'?

Ans} The Ministry of Parliamentary affairs drew up a scheme of Youth Parliament Competition in 1965 for Higher Secondary Schools in the Union Territory of Delhi. The first...

Saina Nehwal

By Ed.Board

Saina Nehwal (born 17 March 1990) is an Indian badminton player. Currently ranked number 7 in the world by Badminton World Federation,[2] Saina is the first Indian woman to reach the singles quarterfinals at the Olympics and the first Indian to win the World Junior Badminton Championships. Previously coached by S. M. Arif, a Dronacharya Award winner, Saina is the reigning Indian national junior champion and is currently coached by Indian badminton legend Pullela Gopichand at his academy in...

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