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Urdu:

A story by Saadat Hasan Manto

Two or three years after Partition, the governments of Pakistan and India decided to exchange lunatics in the same way that they had exchanged civilian prisoners. In other words, Muslim lunatics in Indian madhouses would be sent to Pakistan, while Hindu and Sikh lunatics in Pakistani madhouses would be handed over to India.

I can’t say whether this decision made sense or not. In any event, a date for the lunatic exchange was fixed after high level conferences on both sides of the border…………

A classic poem in Punjabi by Amrita Paritam on partition in mp3 format.

Science Report

News:

5-Dimensional Storage Of Data

Scientists in Australia have developed a new material that is sensitive to different wavelengths and polarizations of laser light and can store data in five dimensions. Conventional DVDs and CDs store data in two dimensions and holographic disks use three. The so-called 5-D disks have the potential of storing up to 10 TB on a single disk. …………

        Murray Gell-Mann, the man who found quarks

        Murray Gell-Mann

        I was always OK in math. Actually I loved math, loved studying it, loved using it. I loved history. I was particularly in love with archaeology and linguistics. And I could discuss anything with my brother-archaeology, etymology, anything at all. ……………..

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        History and Politics: Academics

        “The United States is a Leading Terrorist State”,

        Hugo Chavez on Imperialism, Terrorism, Revolution

        By Noam Chomsky

        By John Pilger A 1979 Documentary Video About Nicaragua

        By Hamza Alvi

        Viet Nam War

        Che Guevara  VideosChe Guevara

        Che Guevara 4:15 Minutes

        Che Guevara Tribute 4:50 Minutes

        Nathalie Cardone – Che Guevara 4:35 Minutes

        Speech Against Imperialism 1965 1:20 Minutes


        Analysis of Algorithms: Lectures and References

        PPT Slides: KruscalKruscal

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        1. INTRODUCTION TO ALGORITHMS
        2. DSAndAlgorithmAnalysisClifford AShaffer

        A video Lecture on Dijkstra’s Algorithm

        Courtesy of David Luebke, Series of Lectures

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