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This website by two young professionals in Kolkata is creating hope in the 'Times of Corona'. Here's how

The website 'The Times of Corona' was launched recently by two youngsters in Kolkata. The platform aims to create, educate, share and empathise in the time of distress

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11 hours ago

Amidst the lockdown, this NGO is distributing relief material in the slums of Ganjam and Bhubaneswar

VIEWS is an NGO which is distributing food baskets and hygiene kits so that those living in the slum areas in Bhubaneswar and Ganjam don't face the brunt of the severe lockdown implemented in Odisha

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15 hours ago
After distribution | (Pic: VIEWS)
Volunteers distributing food | (PIc: HBT)

How FICCI FLO is helping Bhubaneswar's migrant workers amidst lockdown

The focus of both the organisations is on the elderly, pregnant women, migrant workers, daily wage labourers and other vulnerable people in Odisha. They have reached out to over 1,000 people

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02 Apr 2020

Get your kids to learn the fine art of writing on author Nandini Nayar's online masterclass

The well-known children's author is conducting a masterclass in writing online and is inviting all children to join. A few of her other books are Where is Amma?, The Great River Magic and so on

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02 Apr 2020
Nandini Nayar | (Pic: Nandini Nayar)
Avishi's grandfather wearing one of the ADK masks

This fashion start-up in Delhi is creating cool COVID masks out of scrapped fabric saved over the last year 

Avishi Dayal Kalra's ADK reuses their wasted cloth to be recreated into medical masks in light of the shortage following the Coronavirus outbreak

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02 Apr 2020

This Yogi can stop Corona: Vizag inventor's mask with silicone seal lock will stick to you like no other 

The mask is the brainchild of the expert from Vishakhapatnam, Ramaseshu Botu, who has designed and patented over 12 unique respirators, masks and air purifiers, Yogi is the most ultimate mask ever

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02 Apr 2020
The maskĀ | (Gills Masks)
Lipsa Jena | (Pic: Lipsa Jena)

Here's why this speech language therapist vouches for apps, to an extent, to teach autistic kids

World Autism Awareness Day is observed on April 2. It is an internationally recognised day to spread awareness about autism. About one in 100 children in India under age 10 has autism, a study says  

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02 Apr 2020

This start-up in Assam allows patients to book doctor's appointments through just QR codes

Want to avoid long queues at hospitals? Worried about the one-metre distancing? Oxyfind has solutions to all of your COVID-19 conundrums

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01 Apr 2020
Oxyfind allows doctors and patients to connect using QR codes placed at convenient locations
The Timios team| Pic: Timios

Here's why every parent should check out Timios' healthy, age-appropriate snacks for children

Timios' Co-Founder Aswani Chaitanya tells Shreesha Ghosh why it is important for children to develop the correct dietary habits at an early age

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01 Apr 2020

This IISc start-up has created a faster and cheaper diagnostic kit to test the Coronavirus

Azooka Lifesciences, a research hub incubated at the IISc could possibly have the answer to a more rapid and cost-effective COVID-19 diagnostic kit

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01 Apr 2020
Azooka has been researching safe dyes for testing for a few years now