CHRONICLE ESSAY COMPETITION being published in the CSC English Magazine is an initiative to give our readers a chance to test their essay writing skills and win a prize money of Rs. 1000/-.
Many people across the country have been participating in the competition. The best essay will be published in the magazine and on the website.

The essay topic for this month i.e. August, is: ‘Deepfakes – Menace on AI based Creations’

Last Date for Submission of the Essay: 1st of September, 2019
Instructions to Chronicle Essay Competition:
1. The essay should not be more than 1200 words.
2. The best essay that would be published in the magazine will win the prize money of Rs. 1000/-.
3. The editorial team has the discretion of selecting the essays both to be published and placed on the site.
4. Only name and State will be displayed on the site.
5. Details required: Name, Address (with pin code)
6. Address is for delivering the cheque
7. Essays can be sent via e-mail or by post.

Mail your essays to:cscenglish@chronicleindia.in
Send your essays to: Chronicle Publications (P) Ltd, A-27D, Sector 16, Noida –201301 (U.P.)

Chronicle Essay Competition: Winners

Winner Of CSC September 2019 Essay Competition : Mah Tilat Tayyab


Topic : Data is the New Currency of the World

Data seems to have become the holy grail of everything “DIGITAL”. Many experts extoll the significance of data in today’s world by calling it the most important currency of the times we live in. Every business, every organization, every government scheme seems to hinge its decisions, marketing and operations on the data involved. As per the TCS global trend study of 2015, the IoT (Internet of Things) owed its growth to the customer data that was available. The study extolled how customer data was key to delivering custom made products, better customer service, razor sharp targeted marketing and so on, which begs the question, “What is data that give




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Winner Of CSC July 2019 Essay Competition : Amrita Brahmo


Topic : Good Fences Make Good Neighbours

If we were to take a leap back to the early 20th century when Robert Frost penned this ubiquitous truth, we would find ourselves in a world where walls were both towering and crumbling. On the brink of the first World War, every major power was jealously guarding the last square inch of their existing territory even as it sought to outpace its contemporaries in acquiring newer domains. As the world map faced imminent rearrangement, the sentiment of neighbourly niceties embodied in the Bible was subsumed by shrewd alliances for strategic gain and national interest.Cut to the present day, and despite mankind’s great leaps in




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Winner Of CSC June 2019 Essay Competition : Akhilesh S H


Topic : The Highest Result of Education is Tolerance

“The end of education is character The end of knowledge is love” Education in its very essence means bringing out what is best in a person and providing him/her an opportunity to realize his /her complete potentiality and giving rational touch to his feelings and thoughts. Education is meant neither exclusively for employment nor entertainment and not even for mere living but it is for life. So education cannot be an end in itself but it is only a means to an end since end of education is character and tolerance. Wit




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Winner Of CSC April 2019 Essay Competition : Afzal Ahmad


Topic : Reservation has Failed to Accomplish Social Justice

In India, reservation has always been a hot topic for discussion from ancient times to modern times. It is an issue which is discussed from tea stalls to the Indian parliament. It is observed that it erupts, becomes silent for sometimes and again erupts and thus cycle goes on. As per our constitution, every citizen of different regions, different religions, different languages, different cultures, different rituals, different castes, different communities, different races, different origins, different dialects, different complexions, different genders, different abilities, different food habits, different festivals etc. are equal. There should not be any discrimination based on castes, ge




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Winner Of CSC March 2019 Essay Competition : Nitya Nigam


Topic : Dishonest Systems can’t be Managed Honestly

"Honesty is for the most part less profitable than dishonesty." - As said by the Greek philosopher Plato A dishonest system has a trait of deceitfulness with an exploitative view for personal as well as material gains. Many a times, people misuse their legal power or official authority to receive illegitimate financial gains which they don't deserve. Most of the times, dishonest systems categorically eliminate opportunities for honesty to thrive. This often hurts the society in general because being honest hurts and is frowned upon.Generally, people like to take the easy way out to end their sufferings and for their greed for money. T




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Winner Of CSC January 2019 Essay Competition : T. Aswini Patro, Odisha


Topic : Planned And Sustainable Urbanization Rarely Happens

Town planning is the planning and design of all the new buildings, roads, and parks in a place in order to make them attractive and convenient for the people who live there. At a time when the idea of a ‘smart city’ dominatespolicy discourse, India is faced with a very realurbanizationchallenge. Cities play a great role in nation’s development and according to a report they contribute more than 65% to our national GDP. They are bar indicators of the country’s progress in modernization. With the increase in population the planning of a sustainable urbanization rarely happens. There are many reasons which could justif




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Winner Of CSC December 2018 Essay Competition : Mukesh L Mirpuri


Topic : SHOULD JUDICIARY HAVE A ROLE IN MATTERS RELATED TO FAITH AND TRADITION?

India is a diverse nation with a number of religions being followed by its population.It is a place which dwells upon the idea of “Vasudeva Kutumbakam” which means “world is one family”. The preamble to the constitution states about the secular credentials of the nation. In the recent times there have been occurring some cases whereby there is growing difference of opinions among public on to matters related to Faith and Tradition. Even the people of the same community are holding opposing opinions on a matter. Of late, there have been a number of cases across courts of the country with regard to religious matters/tr




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Winner Of CSC November 2018 Essay Competition : DIVYANSHU PANDEY


Topic : Elections In India Is A Melting Pot Of Various Dynamics

India became a Republic on 26th January, 1950 and thus with this path-breaking achievement it ushered into an era of democracy where the general populace formed the electorate and with this began the process of quinquennial elections in India for the race to the Parliament and the state legislatures. Elections in India are a strenuous exercise that require great deal of efforts by the Election Commission so that they can be conducted effectively and impartially so that the general mandate of the public is respected thereby instilling confidence both in the voters and the elected representatives of the people. The exercise of elections not only puts the Election Commissio




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VIVEKANANDA'S CONTRIBUTION TO INDIA'S NATIONAL INTEGRATION : Anonymous


“I am an Indian and every Indian is my brother.The ignorant Indian, the poor and destitute Indian, the Brahmin Indian, the pariah Indian is my brother.The Indian is my brother, the Indian is my life, India’s gods and goddesses are my God, India’s society is the cradle of my infancy, the pleasure garden of my youth, the sacred heaven, the Varanasi of my old age. The soil of India is my highest heaven; the good of India is my good.”- Swami VivekanandaSectarian violence and growing intolerance are threatening the




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IS SOCIAL NETWORKING REALLY IMPORTANT? : Prasenjit Das


‘The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place.’ – George Bernard Shaw.Social networking or social media might sound slightly grammatically different, yet they are synonymous to us in common parlance. It is the collectively recognized online communication platforms, channels, websites and applications which are intended to allow people to communicate or share ideas, thoughts, marketing, pictures, videos, music, gaming, movies and education as well. The most attractive feature of social networking is the scope of these sharing activities getting executed easily and efficiently among a vast mu




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