Most people and businesses have tie-ups or negotiations with other businesses abroad to expand their profits and it becomes imperative to assimilate with the different cultures that the host countries offer. Knowing how to greet the host country’s counterparts, negotiate with them, break bread with them and understand their unique set of customs may be a challenge but once understood, it is a cakewalk in consolidating relations.
In the midst of all this, education suffered the most. Schools, colleges and education institutions opted for online classes, which is still a very new concept to most of us and not very much embedded in our culture, like the west. This whole situation has pushed our education system one step ahead.
Today social media is used by members of every generation. We can go hours scrolling on our phones without realising how quickly time flies. It is now a common sight in public transport to see everyone immersed in their phones – and those who are not active on their own phones are busy checking out someone else’s screen! Being socially active is in vogue these days and you can easily be considered an outcast if you are not up to date with the latest meme or troll.
Board Exams – the word itself creates a lot of stress in the minds of the students appearing for it as well as for their parents.
Board exams are a big deal for the students and have always been the pressure to perform well in these exams make them anxious.
Here are a few tips on managing stress while studying or doing revision for exams. These tips will not only helpful for board exams but following these tips, in the long run, will also help you study better for your competitive or university exams.
Effective exam preparation requires quality practice material customised to both the curriculum and the current assessment guidelines. Users of Success Plus English Language and Literature – whether they are students or teachers – have in their hands a powerful toolkit of language-skill builders and meticulously planned exam practice material.
Writing is an inescapable activity; you need to write different things at different stages of your life: assignments, theses, notes, invitations, business letters, business emails, projects, presentations, even chatting. Everything requires you to write effectively with the intent to communicate clearly and impress.
This blog will help you in improving your writing skills. Whether you have difficulty in writing assignments or feel nervous before sending emails, this article will guide you on how you can make your writing more constructive. The important thing is to write, whether the text is good, bad, short or long.
‘Employees often complain about their supervisors and say that they are using their managerial position to get things done ‘ Social media is flooded with memes which ridicule the office environment. No one seems to be satisfied with their jobs but are we putting any efforts to improve our business manners?
This edited volume of fourteen insightful chapters and an extensive bibliography brings into light the robust tradition of tafsir in Urdu, which is next only to Arabic and Persian in both quality and quantity. Scores of tafasir in Urdu written in the last two hundred years, including the influential ones by Ashraf Ali Thanwi, Abul Kalam Azad, Abdul Majid Daryabadi, and Abul Ala Mawdudi have addressed, in their own varied ways, the challenges posed by Westernization, modernity and pluralism. This, in turn, underscores the timeless, universal message of the Quran which is valid for all time and place.
Musings are not poetry. Poetry is a vaster and deeper art. It is like an ocean, sometimes restless and sometimes silent. The poet creates a storm in this ocean. He has his own purpose too. Sometimes he wishes to change the order of the entire world totally and sometimes he wants to live in his own utopia, the paradise... Continue Reading →
Raising a child is a tough responsibility. Parents and teachers play a vital role in the holistic development of a child. Parents are ideally the first role model for kids. The way children behave is directly connected to their parents’ behaviour. Their relationship lays the foundation for a child’s personality. Parental support helps the child in growing strong – physically and mentally.
On the other hand, teachers speed up the process of a child’s development by opening new avenues of knowledge for them. A teacher not only educates children but also counsels them on good moral values and manners which help in developing children’s characters.