Recommendation 1 from ‘The Times of India ‘

Article Name:‘The age of war’

By: ‘Divya Palat’

Iread past my bedtime.

Summary:

The article states that the world must be becoming incompetent by the day, as it has begun to use violence more and more. Writer cited the example of the recent Manesar incident, which the writer states is nothing but paralyzing because it killed innocent employees.

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Incompetent: useless
Frightful: Terrible

Recommendation 2 from ‘The Hindu’

Article Name:‘A new spine runs through it’

By: ‘Deepak Bhojwani’

The commitment to international laws

Summary:

The article discusses the progress of Julian Assange’s case, from the consequences of releasing the confidential cables till the time he was granted refuge in the Ecuadorian embassy. Mentioning the response of governments and international organization in the entire episode, the writer praises the alacrity with which the offices of Latin America and Caribbean responded.

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Ballistic: An intricate and confusing interpersonal or political situation
Inviolability: Incapable of being transgressed or dishonored
Cohesion: The state of cohering or sticking together

Recommendation 3 from ‘The Guardian’

Article Name:‘Greece’s Golden Dawn isn’t a political party – it’s more like a criminal gang’

By: ‘Yiannis Baboulias’

The rise of Golden Dawn

Summary:

The article talks about the Golden Dawn party in Greece, it’s recent actions in the parliament and its ties to Neo-Nazism, the slogans of the party picked up directly from German Nazi mottos. Discussing the recent prosecutable actions of it’s leaders and MP’s, and inaction by authorities, the writer suggests the banning of the party from parliament to prevent any crisis situation in the nation, especially for immigrants.

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Venerate: Regard with feelings of respect and reverence; consider hallowed, exalted or be in awe of
Despise: Look down on with disdain
Bungling: Showing lack of skill or aptitude.

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