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VIBGYOR High – Kadugodi

How kids from these Bengaluru schools are upcycling old saris into handcrafted bags to #StrikeOffPlastic

Their year-long campaign aims to reduce the use of plastic by converting old saris into bags, and then distributing them to government school children and/or selling them to raise money for charity  

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17 hours ago

Inclusivity for the win! Kerala's first all-transgender-run canteen opens in Palakkad

The canteen would be run by a 10-member transgender group supported by Kudumbasree mission, Social Welfare department and the District Panchayat. Authorities had provided training to the group too

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22 hours ago
Representational image (Pic: Wikimedia Commons)
Protests in progress in West Bengal (Pic: PTI)

Citizenship Act: Spiralling violence in WB; curfew relaxed in parts of Assam, Meghalaya

At Howrah, protestors rampaged outside the stations, blocked roads and set fire to shops.Trains between Guwahati and the rest of the country were disrupted in a rail blockade called by the AJYCP

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22 hours ago

Hyderabad's first Animal Sanctuary will be inaugurated tomorrow and here's what's in store

Animal rescuer Zabi Khan informs that celebrity video messages, major announcements and a lot more will be the order of the day tomorrow. The event begins at 9.30 am
 

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14 Dec 2019
Zabi Khan | (Pic: Zabi Khan)
A huge cake showcasing Chandrayaan-2 made by IBAC students

These students created a humongous Chandrayaan-2 cake for Bengaluru's Cake Show. Check it out!

IBCA students have made over 22 large cake models to present at this exhibition and it took them almost the entire year to perfect these awesome showpieces

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13 Dec 2019

Attention all students and recent graduates, would you like to be a CEO for One Month?

The Adecco Group's unique programme CEO for One Month is aimed at making young students industry-ready, especially ready for the managerial roles that they might have to take on

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13 Dec 2019
They are looking for ambitious, forward-thinking and talented individuals
A flag depicting Tipu Sultan (Pic: Vinod Kumar T)

How the BJP went from honouring Tipu's memory to clamouring for his ouster from textbooks in 8 years

Historians and educationists in Karnataka opine that the government should not interfere in academic perspectives and consider the report submitted by the Karnataka Text Book Society 

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12 Dec 2019

Why there's a whole lot more to Sonia Akula than you saw in Telugu hit George Reddy

"I can't think of holding down a conventional job. I want to work in the social sector," says Sonia Akula who runs Hyderabad-based NGO Action Aid For Societal Advancement

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11 Dec 2019
Sonia Akula played a role in the Telugu movie George Reddy | (Pic: Sonia Akula)
At leisure | (Pic: Jitu Mishra)

Ever considered escaping to a farm or a forest? Check out these great places in Odisha

A recent by travel company Luxury Escapes India stated that the present generation wants to be more sustainable when they travel and have lower-carbon-footprint holidays

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11 Dec 2019

How these two Kerala women set up a grassroots flea market for start-ups called Sankam

The founders of Sankam speak about how they managed to create a platform for young and aspiring entrepreneurs and use it to give back

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11 Dec 2019
OPEN SHOP: A number of social media influencers visited the event