ENTERING THE TWENTY FIRST CENTURY; Essay

English_Master December 29, 2015 No Comments
ENTERING THE TWENTY FIRST CENTURY It seems the long awaited moment is coming closer and closer. The fascination of entering the twenty first century is so great that people have started packing their luggage to enter a century which has many promises for the world. The twentieth century was an age of scientific developments. What would be the twenty first? The demons of scientific ammunitions are all around us. A renowned astrologer made a prophecy long back that our planet will have another world war in 1994, six years before the advent of the 21st century. If the prophecy had been correct it would have been the most disastrous one. There might have been a display of fire works with nuclear bombs. It might have engulfed the whole world. The few who might have been saved from this genocide might have entered the new century with human skeletons on their shoulders. Thanks God the prophecy turned wrong. But it may be considered a warning to the big powers who have amassed chemical and nuclear arsenal. As is calculated by the WHO 50 crores illiterate people would enter the 21st century in India. Most of them would be in the rural areas. If there is a war most of the casualties...
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