Recommendation 1 from ‘The Hindu’

Article Name:A bend in the river

By: Aman Sethi

ADam on the Blue Nile could reconfigure political power in East Africa

Summary:

The article talks about the Dam that is under construction on the river Blue Nile and the ways it will reconfigure the political power in East Africa.

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Scurried: to move quickly
Embattled: prepared for a battle

Recommendation 2 from ‘The Times Crest Edition’

Article Name:Truth excavator

By: Freny Manecksha

Lawyer Parvez Imroz has led the charge for investigations into the disappearance and torture of citizens in militarized Kashmir.

Summary:

The article talks about Imroz, a human rights lawyer and his significant victory whose cause he represented as the session court refused the police permission to close the case and ordered re-investigation.

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Persevered: to persist in anything undertaken
Punitive: inflicting punishment
Corpus: a complete collection of writings

Recommendation 3 from ‘The Economic Times’

Article Name:Extermination drive against rats shows up some human failings

By: ET Bureau

The reason given for eliminating certain creatures from ecologically fragile islands is that they overrun and ruin their adopted habitats.

Summary:

The article talks about the reasons given for eliminating certain creatures from ecologically fragile islands.

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Humbled: not proud or arrogant.
Efficacy: capacity of producing a desired result.
Pellets: a small rounded body.

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