Recommendation 1 from ‘The Times Crest Edition’

Article Name:iStyle, you shop

By: Ruhi Batra

Ashort floral dress or a purple maxi with black belt? Personal online styling is all abou helping a confused customer make a wise virtual choice.

Summary:

The article talks about the new trend of online shopping as it is a more of a convenient experience. It further states that the growing number of e-commerce websites are trying to glam up the shopping process for customers by offering them stylist experience of their own.

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Learn Words from the article:

Vexing: to irritate or annoy
Scion: a descendant
Reminiscent: suggestive

Recommendation 2 from ‘The Hindu’

Article Name:Drugs, Ranbaxy and lies

By: Editorial

Indian Government has done precious little to either probe or act against the company since the misdemeanour first came to light.

Summary:

The article talks about how after seven years of the first warning in June 2006 from the US FDA and five years after the Department of Justice initiated legal proceedings against the company, Ranbaxy is back in news as it pleaded guilty to felony charges in the US, admitting to selling adultered drugs with intend to defraud , not reporting that its drugs failed to meet the specifications and making false statements to the Government.

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Plead: to use arguments
Breach: violation
Misdemeanour: instance of misbehaviour

Recommendation 3 from ‘The Hindu’

Article Name:The continuing tragedy of the adivasis

By: Ramachandra Guha

The killings of Mahendra Karma and his colleagues call not for retributive violence but for a deeper reflection on the discontent among the tribals of central India and their dispossession.

Summary:

The article talks about the recent incident where the Chhattisgarh Congress leader Mahendra Karma was killed in a terror attack by the Naxalties last week. The author further states that the killings of Mahendra Karma and his colleagues is just the latest casualties in the bloody war that began a decade ago in Dantewada.

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Learn Words from the article:

Bizarre: weird, unusual
Vigilant: alert
Ideologues: a person who zealously advocates an ideology.

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