A Friend in Need, a short story by Somerset Maugham. This is a cool and unemotional study of an unscrupulous man. As it often happens in Maugham's stories, the story takes an ironic turn and the true character of the man is revealed.
Videos & Podcasts
EduSoMedia (Education through Social Media) started in 2010-2011 with the assignment of Making a Blog for the Submission of Class Assignments. This simple exercise turned out to be a window to immense possibilities. We moved ahead to Class Blogs. Then came the Digital Presentations Communication Skills
How Far is the River? By Ruskin Bond, a writer with name and fame for his simple stories, characters.
Miracle by Kartar Singh Duggal is a short story about unimpeachable faith of mankind. By contrasting the miracle of the Guru's Palm with the incidents of the 1920s, Duggal is able to question the power of faith to accomplish everything. An otherwise innocent tale suddenly lights up with the intrusion of reality.
Official Communication is done through Inter and Intra-Office Communication Tools. Notice, Circular and Memo are the Intra-Office (Within the organisation) tools. Letters come in the Inter-Office Communication category.
A Podcast of the work "My Wood' by E. M. Forster is shared in this post. These podcasts are part of the EduSoMedia Initiative taken up by the students at Amity University, Noid with the guidance of Parveen Kumar Sharma.
This is a podcast from the LearningRadio Team. The blessings of mechanized farming as opposed to the uncertainties of traditional methods of ploughing the land is the theme of 'Two red Roosters'. In the process, the superstitious beliefs and practices of our villagers stand exposed.
George Bernard Shaw speaks of English in English! He underlines what he means by English Speaking. The insights that he gives are deep and one can really understand the English Language's nature by it. It is at the same time light-hearted and fluent.
ENGLISH STORY: THE GIFT OF MAGI REVIEW SUMMARY AND CRITICAL ANALYSIS AND PODCAST
Listen to the Efforts of Students: The Gift Of Magi By O. Henry Podcast by 1. Neel 2. Prakhar 3. Saloni 4. Prashant
The Nose Jewel is a fable translated from the Tamil. The prescription, urging wives to implicitly obey their husbands to avoid the risk of disharmony, is not likely to be endorsed by the present day feminists.
"I Have a Dream" is a public speech delivered by American civil rights activist Martin Luther King, Jr. on August 28, 1963, in which he calls for an end to racism in the United States. Delivered to over 250,000 civil rights supporters from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial
Amrita Pritam (born 31 August 1919) is a household name in Punjab, being the first most prominent woman Punjabi poet and fiction writer. After partition, she made Delhi her second home. She was the first woman recipient of the Sahitya Akademi Award,