OS members judged a declamation at Christ Nagar International. Malala's speech, earnestly recited by a young student, won the first prize
Content: On October 10th, 2013, the Supreme Court ruled that an MP or an MLA convicted by a court in a criminal offence would be immediately disqualified. On September 24th, the Union cabinet cleared an ordinance to protect the convicted lawmakers. Following protests from the opposition, clarification from the President and an angry response from Congress MP, Rahul Gandhi, the ordinance was withdrawn by the Cabinet on October 2nd.
Goutam Jayasurya led the discussion on Climate Change in the background of the 5th Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) to be released between the months of October and November 2013.
Archana Rath and Brenda Rose moderated a discussion on Child Rights for students of Class 7 and 9 at Christ Nagar International School today. This was made possible by Sabitha Ma'am, who is an English teacher at the school and Mr Thomas Mani, the Vice Principal.