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National Sports Day – Birth Anniversary of Major Dhyan Chand Singh

By |2017-08-23T06:06:50+00:00August 29th, 2014|Categories: General Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

India celebrates its National Sports Day on the 29th of August each year. The day is celebrated to honor the legendary hockey player in India, Major Dhyan Chand Singh. August 29th happens to be the birth anniversary of the greatest hockey player that India has ever seen. He made the country proud with his extraordinary sporting skills. He won Gold Medals for India in the year 1928, 1932 and 1936 Olympics in the game of field hockey which India dominated then. The day is celebrated by organizing friendly matches between different hockey teams at the Dhyan Chand National Stadium in

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Dr. Sanchita Shil – Genius From Siliguri

By |2017-06-10T10:12:34+00:00August 8th, 2014|Categories: General Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

It’s really hard to believe that a girl from a small town like Siliguri would become a scientist and would invent something so important to contribute to the security of the nation. Yes, it’s been made possible by Dr. Sanchita Shil, who hails from Bagdogra, Siliguri and her senior, Dr Umapathy, have developed a ground-breaking non-invasive technique to identify explosive and hazardous chemicals hidden inside containers, including non-metallic ones such as envelopes, plastics and coloured bottles. Sanchita and Umapathy have developed a portable, easy-to-operate table-top setup that helps detect explosive materials, and according to the duo, it can come of