While many aspiring writers have to deal with rejections before their work finally gets published, a four-year-old boy has landed a book deal for his poems! Nadim Shamma-Sourgen, 4 years old, from the UK became popular on the internet because of his simple yet profound poems and now they will be published in a book next year. Author-poet-teacher and Orwell Prize 2020 winner Kate Clanchy met Nadim's mother Yasmine Shamma through their common interest of teaching poetry writing to refugees. That's when Kate discovered Nadim and his poems which he dictates to his mother. Kate posted some of his poems on social media which made him popular, reports The Guardian. With his gaining popularity, Nadim now has a Twitter handle @Nadimthepoet for his poems which is handled by his mother. On July 22, Walker Books announced that they'll publish four-year-old Nadim's poems in a picture book which will be illustrated by Yasmeen Ismail. They tweeted: We're thrilled to be publishing @Nadimthepoet's … [Read more...] about Four-year-old kid gets a publishing deal for his poetry book!
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A 60-year-old man died and his son was injured when their motorcycle was hit by a speeding car near the bus stand of Dhaipai village on Sunday evening. The driver of the car hit another vehicle before escaping towards Raikot. … [Read more...] about 60-year-old man dies in hit and run case in Ludhiana, son hurt
Pandey informed forest department officials who took custody of the bird. The brown booby is now being treated at Transit Wildlife Rescue Centre,Shilphata in Kalyan which is run by the forest department, and will be released in the Arabian Sea when the bird is in a better shape to fly, said Namrata Pawar, range forest officer, Virar. … [Read more...] about 21-year-old pharmacy student rescues rare seabird
Thieves targeted a factory in Industrial Area, Phase 1, on the intervening night of August 1/2, the police said on Monday. In his complaint, owner Paramjit Singh, 47, of Sector 38 told the police that he was into the business of making almirahs and coolers. He said that on the morning of August 2, he got a call from his servant informing him that the locks of the main door of the factory had been broken. A cooler, 12 cooler motors and a screwdriver were reported stolen from the factory. A case under Sections 457 (lurking house-trespass or house-breaking by night in order to commit offence punishable with imprisonment), 380 (theft) of the Indian Penal Code was registered. … [Read more...] about 32-year-old woman held with 78g heroin in Chandigarh
ICICI Lombard General Insurance Co. Ltd., for which premium of Rs50,550 was paid. The vehicle was insured from February 28, 2006 to February 27, 2007.On December 8, 2006, the vehicle got damaged in an accident. It was towed to South City Motors, the authorized workshop, where Batra was told the damage could only be rectified by replacing the chassis and body. The repair cost was estimated at Rs14 lakh, more than the price of a new vehicle. A claim was lodged with the insurer for total loss.At the behest of the insurer, the workshop carried out repairs instead of replacement. A bill for Rs4,81,148 was initially raised and a further Rs1,91,000 added later. When Batra inspected the repaired vehicle, he noticed the brakes were not working and that it could not be taken for a test drive.The workshop also refused to give any assurance regarding the safety of the repaired vehicle. Batra filed a complaint before the Delhi state commission against the workshop as well as the insurer, and … [Read more...] about Car owner wins, insurer asked to settle his claim