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Rajan Jha An Indian Who Was Recognised as One of the 10 Best Civil Engineers in the World

Rajan Jha Is One Of The  Best Civil Engineer

“When I was trying to choose the engineering branch I wanted to graduate in, my father gave a very encouraging advice. He said – ‘if you want to create direct impact with your knowledge, you should take up civil engineering.’ It was he who inspired me to venture into this field,” says 29-year-old Rajan Jha, an Indian engineer living in the …

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Neerja Bhanot, India’s Youngest Ashok Chakra Winner: Brave In Life, Brave In Death

Neerja Bhanot ,India’s Youngest Ashok Chakra

On September 6,1986 five terrorists hijacked the US bound Pan Am Flight-73 flight at Karachi airport, and took control of the aircraft. One of the worst hijack in aviation history it claimed 20 lives; this was the largest toll in a hijack until 9/11. The remaining 375 passengers and crew members would not have survived, if the air-hostess Neerja Bhanot, …

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IIFTian Tusharanshu Sharma Bags 75th AIR UPSC IAS Exam despite Eye Ailment

tusharanshu Sharma IIFT Delhi IAS UPSC

Kudos to Tusharanshu !!   For Tusharanshu Sharma, who hails from a small village, Saketri, in Panchkula, nothing could act as a hindrance in achieving his goal. Despite having been operated upon for a hole in his retina and advised not to stress his eyes by studying, Tusharanshu didn’t lose hope.Tusharanshu made the city proud by scoring 75th all-India rank …

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Nek Chand; The Junk Alchemist from Chandigarh, India

Nek Chand with one of his creation

Nek Chand; The Junk Alchemist of Rock Garden Chandigarh While people threw things considering them as waste, there was one man who collected such things and created something beautiful out of them. Creator of the famous Rock garden, Nek Chand proved the famous Plato saying right “beauty lies in the eyes of the beholder”. “I had many ideas, I was thinking all …

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