The Stoa School says that their curriculum is revised regularly and is taught by mid to top-level industry experts (Pic: Stoa School)

Want a career boost without a formal MBA? This online B-school, backed by India's biggest start-up gurus, is coming for you

The Stoa School claims that the mode of delivery that they are following is the future and the COVID-19 pandemic has made it clear

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Hundreds of students detained in Chennai for anti-NEET protests in front of Raj Bhavan. Here's what happened

The students said that even though the bill was passed by the Tamil Nadu State Assembly more than a month ago, it has been parked at the Raj Bhavan and has not even been forwarded to the President

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Vimukti Mission's Unarvu aims to keep children away from substance abuse in Tamil Nadu. Here's how

The programmes formulated by the school-level Unarvu committees will be implemented in cooperation with the excise department and Local Self-Government institutions

ABVP workers hoisted flag at the school (Picture: ANI)

Teacher fired after posting WhatsApp status supporting Pakistan's T20 win against India; issues apology

In an interview with a local channel, she said that she was not at all a supporter of the Pakistan team and that the status was in regards to a friendly family bet 

V Sivankutty, Minister of Education (picture: Facebook)

Kerala Government's academic guidelines ahead of school reopening focuses on bridging the learning gap 

Students should be given the freedom to indulge in activities of their choice. Light exercises and providing books of their choice have also been prescribed  

Kerala High Court (Picture: Express)

NEET Cheat: Kerala HC directs NTA to conduct investigation on the manipulation of a NEET aspirant's OMR sheet  

Justice N Nagaresh asked the NTA to consider all the material placed by the petitioner, conduct an investigation and submit a report before the court on or before November 8

Kerala's Higher Education Minister R Bindu | Pic: Facebook

Engineering courses have hit saturation point, leading to unemployment: Kerala Higher Education Minister Dr Bindu

While government and aided colleges have qualified teachers who satisfy the norms laid down by the AICTE, there have been complaints regarding some self-financed engineering colleges, Dr Bindu said

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Karnataka HC to stay GO making Kannada a compulsory language in colleges if the gov't doesn't reconsider 

The state's Advocate-General argued that the language may be needed when students seek employment in the state

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Puducherry to reopen schools for all on November 8, mid-day meals remain suspended

Noting that 95 per cent of teachers in the UT have been vaccinated, Puducherry's Education Minister said that the remaining staff would get vaccinated too in the next few days

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The modern number system, India's gift to the world, was the topic for SOA Fortnightly Academic Lecture this time

We are referring to the modern number system! Prof Somesh Kumar, Professor in the Department of Mathematics at IIT Kharagpur spoke about it at length 

Meet the girls | (Pic: Oduru Shanitha and Edexlive)

This young Telangana throwball team is on their way to Rohtak for the nationals. Here’s how pumped up they are

A few teams are undertaking the journey but we speak to a few passionate members from the throwball team and try to understand how they are feeling  

Manish Sisodia, Deputy Chief Minister (Picture: Twitter)

DDMA finally approves reopening of schools and colleges in Delhi from November 1 amid students' protest

Schools will continue to conduct online classes along with offline classes and parents shouldn't be forced to send their children to schools   

An awareness rally on declining sex ratio by Beti Padhao Beti Bachao campaign in Haryana's Gurgaon (File Photo, 2015) | Pic PTI

Haryana reports alarmingly low sex ratio at birth, lowest in the last five years

The first signs of people carrying out gender determination had emerged when the cumulative SRB (till June 2021) had dipped to 911 from 920 (till June 2020)

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DU students on protest detained by Delhi Police, students to continue protest at police station

The students have been protesting for opening up campuses under the University of Delhi for the past couple of days and have been on a hunger strike in front of the Arts Faculty

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How NIT Andhra Pradesh's research will revolutionise electric cars in India

To address the aforementioned challenges, scientists have developed the most practical technique for charging electric vehicles on the go

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Young girls in UP's Moradabad got a chance to hold official positions for a day. Here is how it happened

District Magistrate of Moradabad, Shalendra Singh, said that such initiatives will help these girls "connect with the mainstream of society"

MP S Venkatesan | Pic: Express

ICAI not the right place to promote Hindi, according to MP Venkatesan. Here's why

The ICAI's President in his monthly signed letter in institute's magazine had said that there was a need for all staff of the ICAI to start using Hindi

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What The FAQ: What is La Nina and how will it affect our country and change life as we know it?

La Nina is a term that has been in the news for some days now. We tell you what this climatic phenomenon is all about

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IIT Counselling 2021: First allotment list for seats under JoSAA released now! Check it out here

The selected students will be required to pay the admission fee, and then report for verification of documents

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Pegasus: SC forms a committee of academicians to determine whether Central government spied on citizens

The SC Bench headed by the CJI himself is reported to have said that "no seriousness has been accorded" by the Union government in the matter where entire citizenry may be affected

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath | Pic: PTI

Letters written in blood sent to CM Adityanath, marginalised communities allege partiality against them in school recruitment

Candidates have been protesting in Lucknow for nearly four months now. They were recently brutally lathi-charged by police. At least 61 candidates have been arrested and put in jail

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These Centurion University students are on their way to ace the IndiaSkills 2021 competition

Centurion University in Odisha is certainly skilling its students right because as many as eight won at the IndiaSkills 2021 Regional Skill Competitions (East Zone)

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Tensions mount in Himachal as over 600 school students test positive for COVID since reopening

It is noteworthy that in the serosurvey conducted a few days ago, more than 61 per cent of children in the age group of 10 to 17 years were found to have antibodies against the virus

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Pune | Pic: IISER

IISER Pune prof appointed as Secretary of the Department of Biotechnology during crucial juncture

Professor Gokhale obtained his PhD from the Indian Institute of Science in Bangalore and went on to pursue his postdoctoral studies at Stanford University in the USA

Karnataka Education Minister BC Nagesh at a College in Bengaluru (File Photo) | Pic: Express, Photo by Shriram BN

Two rounds of CET for appointment of government school teachers due to acute shortage, says Karnataka Education Minister Nagesh

The Minister dismissed the allegation that teachers from Kalyana Karnataka were being transferred to schools outside the region even though schools in the region are facing a shortage of teachers

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Kerala State Child Rights Commission asks govt to provide mental health support for students returning to schools 

The commission further stated that water from wells in schools should be subjected to scientific testing. Awareness of drug abuse should be ensured. Police and excise monitoring should be strengthened

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PMK's S Ramadoss: Increase lunch time in TN schools from 30 minutes to one hour

Most of the students either skip their lunch or have only a portion of the lunch because of the short duration provided  

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Child abuse cases in Kerala rise while conviction rates remain low since 2016  

A total 17,198 cases were registered under the POCSO Act from 2016 to October 3, 2021. Of these, police had submitted chargesheets in 14,496 cases  

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Female staff demand dismissal of headmaster who sexually harassed school cook 

Thakurmunda police arrested the headmaster based on the complaint of the victim two days ago and a case was registered under IPC section 276, 506 and 294  

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In AP's Guntur, officials to conduct drives to achieve 100 per cent literacy. Here's how

Around 8,631 students got admitted to the schools this year. Out of which 3,495 children sought admissions to seasonal hostels, 1,524 to non-residential schools, 1,683 to madrasas

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What happened on October 27: We were blessed with the song Stand By Me and in 2015, Taylor Swift's fifth album dropped 

It's going to be a musical day because not only do we intend to celebrate Ben King's eternally evocative song Stand By Me, we also talk about Taylor Swift and how her musical genius 

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Private colleges can't force tribal students to pay fee if they are eligible for scholarship, warns Kovai Collector 

Sameeran asked the parents and tribal students to file a complaint at his office if they are forced to pay educational fees at private institutions 

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Take action against candidates who plagiarized research papers to get professor post: SUCC to UGC

Disappointingly, both the state government and the universities seem to be silent or collusive in this academic malpractice of a massive scale, the committee pointed out

Madras High Court (Picture: Express)

Madras HC asks TN Govt to allow students who cleared the JEE Main to participate in BArch counselling

The petitioners stated that till the academic year 2020-21, the students who cleared the aptitude test conducted by th NATA) and JEE (Main) Test were considered eligibile for BArch course

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BHU joins #ReopenCampus protests: Will not move from sit-in till varsity is reopened, say students

The demands are quite similar to those of the students from universities in Delhi or West Bengal, where students protests have intensified over the past few weeks

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Karnataka officials say schools cannot force students to purchase uniforms and stationary from a particular vendor

The High Court in a judgment dated April 29, 2017 has said that the management of educational institutions does not prohibit any parent from purchasing books from any vendor  

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Promised 'safe passage' to interviews, will DU ad hoc teachers be weeded out by this new screening criteria?

The DUTA said that this "may exclude almost all serving ad hoc and temporary teachers". They said that the recommendations will not give the ad hoc and temporary teachers the opportunity promised

Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya (Picture: Facebook)

Students in Madikeri's Navodaya Vidyalaya develop symptoms, test positive for COVID-19

A total of 139 students who appeared for an academic exam were made to take the test among which 21 students were tested positive.   

Delhi University (Picture: PTI)

Delhi University begins admissions under special cut-off list from October 26

This process is for those students who were eligible to take admission on the basis of first, second or third cut-offs but could not submit applications due to some reasons

Karnataka High Court (Picture: Express)

If Karnataka won't reconsider its decision, will have to stay proceedings: HC tells Govt over making Kannada compulsory for UG courses

Whatever, in any manner, you cannot impose any subject for the students who come to Karnataka, said the High Court to the government 

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SC reserves judgement over reservation for SCs, STs in government job promotions

The bench had earlier said it would not reopen its decision on the issue and said it was for the states to decide how they are going to implement the same

Former J&K chief minister and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) President Mehbooba Mufti | Pic: PTI

Slapping UAPA against Kashmiri students vindictive: PDP President Mehbooba Mufti

Two cases have been registered under the UAPA against medical students living in hostels of Government Medical College and of Sher E Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences

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DU students' protest may exceed 48 hours, spread to libraries and departments if admin does not listen

Not just students but teachers too joined the protestors. The protest has garnered support from students on social media as well

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Despite worry and drama, Telangana's intermediate first year exams get off to an enthusiastic start

There was no report of breach of COVID-19 protocol at any of the centres, and the first day saw a decent attendance of 93.5 per cent

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Karnataka engineering student records video, blames the current education system and end his life

The student requested that his final rites should take place in the presence of the Chief Minister, Education Minister and religious seers

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Daily wager's son among Karnataka's first cohort of students for free twinning programme with US college 

The fees for each student for a three-year course is Rs 20 lakh (including tuition fees, boarding and lodging, local travel and medical insurance) and will be completely borne by the state government

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Private school in Udaipur dismisses teacher from service after she shares a video of Pakistanis cricket win on Whatsapp

The school teacher, identified as Nafeesa Ataari, had uploaded the pro Pakistani status which said 'Jeet Gaye...we won' with a picture of a victory shot

Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandviya | Pic: PTI

PM Modi has approved 157 new medical colleges across India: Health Minister Mansukh Mandviya

Mandviya said that the Government of India has set up 8,000 Jan Aushadhi (Public medicine) centres and claimed that more than 20 lakh people are availing benefits at such stores

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Study now finds that COVID-19 may be linked to low temperatures and humidity, suggests it is a 'seasonal infection'

The first wave waned as temperature and humidity rose, the second wave rose as temperatures and humidity fell, according to the researchers. The pattern was broken during summertime, they said

YS Jagan Mohan Reddy | Pic: Express

AP CM Jagan bent on improving quality of education in the state. Here's what his plan looks like

While the proposals and directions sound run-of-the-mill on paper, the AP government seems to be taking measures to amp up the standard of education

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Will Tagore's Visva-Bharati be declared World Heritage Site? Here's why UNESCO delegation visited varsity

Renovation of various traditional buildings and invaluable sculptures within the varsity underway, the central government sanctioned about Rs 3 crore for this project

IIT Madras Robert Bosch Centre for Data Science and Artificial Intelligence is launching industrial consortium

This is how IIT Madras RBCDSAI's consortium plans on supporting AI industries

RBCDSAI is one of India's preeminent interdisciplinary research centres for Data Science and AI, with 28 faculty members spanning ten departments of IIT Madras

IPL, ahoy! (Pic: Edexlive)

What The FAQ: What was the bidding process that gave us two brand new IPL teams?

Two new cricket teams will be joining the IPL mania for the matches slated to begin next year. Here's how it all went down during the bidding process

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Panel from India's first National Forensic Science University visits the site of the second such upcoming uni in Tripura

Amit Shah was scheduled to visit on November 21, however, the visit may be delayed due to the Civic Elections as the Model Code of Conduct has come into force in the state

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Digital University Kerala professor features in Stanford's list of top 2 per cent scientists second time running

Under DUK, Dr James is the professor in charge of Maker Village, Kochi and chief investigator for the Centre for Excellence in Intelligent Internet of Things sensors

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Foreign students will get admission to PhD if seats are vacant after being offered to Indian students: JNU

The statement comes days after Afghan students wrote to the JNU vice-chancellor, urging him to ease the process in the wake of the situation in their country

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IIT Bombay is offering two new courses on Coursera. Here is what you need to know

Four-month-long digital transformation certification, with live lectures, designed for non-IT managers leading digital transformation initiatives  

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Cut trees inside the school campuses: Kerala State Commission for Protection of Child Rights to local bodies as schools to reopen

The commission also recommended the government grant tax waiver to school buses. Ernakulam District Collector Jafar Malik called for caution in receiving children to schools


Here's why you'll go bananas over this book that talks about human-wildlife contact in a way that makes sense

At its very core, the crux of the book Bumoni's Banana Trees, written thoughtfully by Mita Bordoloi, is about how empathy can solve a lot of problems

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Students in Karnataka village show up to school on the first day, find zero teachers there to welcome them

Parents and gram panchayat representatives have declared a protest until a teacher is posted to the school on a permanent basis 

Mamata Banerjee | Pic: PTI

Mamata says schools, colleges will reopen in West Bengal a day later on November 16. Here's why

As per the preliminary plans, students till Class 8 will continue to have online classes and won't be present at schools physically, a highly-placed source in the state secretariat said

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What happened on October 26: J&K's accession to India, 'The Terminator' releases, new domestic violence laws pass

Maharaja Hari Singh signed the Instrument of Accession with Lord Mountbatten, the then Governor-General of India, on October 26

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It is important that we localise the SDGs: Permanent Representative to the UN TS Tirumurti

The Ambassador was attending the UN Day Fest conducted by MOP Vaishnav College for Women

Dr Subhas Sarkar (Pic: ANI)

NIT Sikkim's permanent campus will be ready by 2024: Subhas Sarkar, MoS Education

The institute has been functioning from a temporary campus at Ravangla since its inception in 2010

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Over 550 students test positive for COVID in Himachal Pradesh in one month

As per the Health Department data, there are a total of 1,415 active COVID cases in HP as of October 25, one-sixth of which are students

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Nine medical colleges in Uttar Pradesh inaugurated by PM Modi

As many as 157 new medical colleges have been approved across the nation, out of which, 63 medical colleges are already functional

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No change to IIT Kanpur hostel rules if students register "unanimous opposition". How the students won their battle

The students, in a statement, said that their issues have either been "lost, diluted, trivialised, ignored or coerced away"

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Registration for AP EAPCET counselling starts today. Here are the details

Andhra Pradesh State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE) commenced the counselling registration today and here's how you can sign up   

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SOA's latest MoU will enable collaborative research opportunities with this central institute 

SOA in Bhubaneswar, Odisha signed the MoU to enable extensive collaborative research opportunities between the two institutes 

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Cook along with this 27-year-old former MasterChef contestant and make healthy desserts, just in time for the festive season

The cook-along class, organised via the e-learning platform MiDigiWorld, will be held on October 27 and here's why you should get in on it

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Eligible but not vaccinated? Kerala HC agrees with govt and says you can't return to college

All the colleges are reopening in the state today after almost a 20-month break due to the COVID-19 pandemic

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NEET 2021 results: NTA moves Supreme Court against Bombay High Court's decision to suspend NEET-UG results

The NTA has claimed that the case of the two students who are being allowed to write a re-exam by the Bombay HC is 'not beyond suspicion'

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IIT Guwahati gets a foot in the door towards a carbon-free hydrogen economy. This is how

The team of researchers has developed a cost-effective alternative to the PEC cells that split water molecules to harness hydrogen

V Sivankutty (Pic: Express)

Kerala to get 10-20% more Class 11 seats to handle additional demand caused by COVID all-pass, A+ students to get choice of group

The Education Minister has now assured that seats will be increased in the state in order to accommodate the 5,800 students who had to settle for courses

Dharmendra Pradhan (Pic: PTI)

NEP allows school dropouts to complete their education while skilling themselves, says Education Minister Pradhan

MGNF has been designed by IIM and the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE), it gives young individuals an opportunity to work with government institutions at at the district level

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Delhi University students on 48-hour hunger strike for reopening campus, demand to meet Registrar

The students said that they want the administration to initiate phased reopening of all campus facilities and resuming physical classes following safety norms

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Schools reopen in Karnataka for Classes 1 to 5: Teachers welcome kids back with sanitisers and smiles

One of the parents said that it would have been good if the children had been vaccinated and then sent to school to ensure their safety  

Radhika Chitalapati with students | (Pic: Radhika Chitalapati)

Meet Butterfly Ma'am, a teacher who sets up special gardens in schools across Hyderabad. Here's how she's winging it

Radhika Chitalapati has a Global Teacher Certification from Illinois University and a heart that is bursting with love for butterflies and nature. Now, she is sharing that love with students

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Here's how this digital platform by MAHE students can connect patients to blood donors in seconds 

The information available on the platform is carefully handled by the team and ensured that no private information of donors or receivers is leaked  

Here's how you can check it | (Pic: Edexlive)

DU's special cut-off list is finally out today. Here's how you can check it

The list will be out today on Delhi University's official website Here's how you can go about checking it

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What The FAQ: What is NASA's DART Mission to crash a spacecraft in space all about?

In a tweet, NASA mentioned how the mission will test crash a spacecraft into an asteroid heading towards Earth, preventing the asteroid from colliding

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Just in: NEET-PG Counselling put on hold until SC decides on reservation for OBC, EWS in All India Quota

Staying the counselling which was scheduled to start today, the court said the students would be in 'a serious problem otherwise'. The next hearing of the case is on October 28   

There are 268 Social Welfare residential institutions in Telangana, and they take in students from Class V to the undergraduate level | Pic: TSWREIS

First-time learners at Telangana's social and tribal welfare residential schools win big at NFSU

The 14 students secured admission into the five-year integrated-MA course at the university in Gujarat

All those who joined in | (Pic: XIM University)

Talk on compensation took centre stage at XIM University's annual business conclave 

The second half of the conclave was a panel discussion on Bespoke Compensation-Is That a Future Reality?. It certainly made for an invoragating listen 

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Why did Tamil Nadu request MCI to increase 800 medical seats in colleges across the state?

Permission has already been granted by the MCI to admit 850 students across seven new medical colleges in the state

Shri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi University | Pic: Wikimedia Commons

From cigarette butts to ash-trays: SRCC's Project Leher is trying to save the environment

The project from SRCC expressed delight at being recognised on a global stage, saying it will create awareness about the issue

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What happened on October 25: India lost Sahir Ludhianvi, the lyricist whose words embodied dissent 

One of Sahir's most popular songs 'Jinhe Naaz Hai Hind Par Woh Kahan Hai' (Where are those who claim to be proud of India) was a taunt to the political establishment of his time

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Kerala's anti-drug initiative for schools finally takes off five years after being proposed

Project Unarvu, which means awakening, will be responsible for spotting possible drug abusers, and help them via counselling, treatment, and gainful development of skills  

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This is how IIT Kanpur is rewarding the top ten rank holders in JEE Advanced in India

The institution announced a scholarship which will cover all the expenses education and accomodation of the top 10 rank holders during their time at IIT-K

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Conduct online exams; don't risk students' lives, cry CBSE, CISCE students in online petition to PM

The exams are slated to start in November, and the CBSE exams will be held in two terms in order to relieve the mental stress on students

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Kerala: Uncertainty in filling Communicative English higher secondary school teachers posts

No university in Kerala offers postgraduate degrees in Communicative English, leading to the crisis. Here's how the schools are coping

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What happened on October 24: The death of Rosa Parks, Concorde and Harry Houdini's magical performance

October 24, 2005, is when Rosa Parks breathed her last after a lifetime of struggle against racial discrimination and segregation

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Instagram testing new tools to make it easier for creators to find sponsors

The tools are still in the early stages, with only a handful of companies and creators participating for now

Volunteers engage in cleaning the premises at HSS Eloor in Kochi | Pic: Albin Mathew

With offline classes set to begin in Kerala soon, Anbodu Kochi is pitching in to clean up schools

Ex-Kochi collector MG Rajamanickam IAS was also at the scene to provide a helping hand 

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Look like they haven't been fed for 15 days, but they will survive: Vet treating sick dogs rescued from IIT Madras

The two dogs, Ninja and Shiv, they say, will be well soon. The third dog was adopted by an NGO in Chennai

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IT-G researchers develop technology they claim will save Indian government Rs 50,000 crore annually

The institute's research team believes that the PRB-based LPG stoves across India will help save, per day, about 13 lakh domestic cylinders worth of fuel would be saved

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Maharashtra: Colleges in Thane to hold COVID vaccination camps for students who need first dose

Colleges in the district have been directed to draw up a list of students who have already taken the first jab, and the rest will be vaccinated in colleges

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University of Hyderabad launches interdisciplinary programme that uses computer tools to teach Sanskrit 

The Department of Sanskrit Studies is engaged in the study of Indian Grammatical Theories with a computational perspective

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Reservations not 'sucking away seats,' says DMK, slamming petitioners for causing unrest by challenging NEET quotas

The DMK, in a statement, has asked the Supreme Court to dismiss the petitions challenging the reservations for the OBC and EWS in NEET AIQ