Bihar schoolboy dies in fight over front bench
A 12-year-old schoolboy
in Bihar lost his life when some students pushed him from the front bench in class and he fell hitting his head// on the floor.
Qamar Irfan, a Class 5 student of Sarda Convent School in Darbhanga district's Manihas village, died Thursday.
Police said Qamar was forc...
Double Amputee Finishes Last, but Still Looks Forward to Beijing Olympics
...e him an advantage.
Born without fibulas, without ankles and without calf bones, he had his legs amputated at 11 months, yet played rugby as a schoolboy
until an injury steered him toward running five years ago, by now using blades an Icelandic company modeled after the curvature of the legs of the che...
World's Oldest High-wire Artiste Hums Along at 98
...me together on ocean liners or on first-class trains. There was camaraderie among them.'
'I'm not giving up now,' declares Thurano with a cheeky schoolboy
grin. 'Keep happy, I say. Maybe I'll make 100.'
Asked about the secret of his old age, he reckons he did nothing special.
'I ate what anyo...
Orissa Boy Invents Unique Communication Device For Paralysed
... A 17-year-old schoolboy
here has claimed to have invented a device which can enable a paralysed person to communicate using the muscles of his forehead.//