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Kerala School reopen COVID-19 pandemic

Fee structure for Karnataka schools to be announced soon: Education Minister S Suresh Kumar

The fee structure will be fixed in such a way that both parents and aided schools get some much-needed respite

Published on 20th January 2021
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How Karnataka's Mitti Cafe served over 6 lakh meals to the homeless during COVID-19 lockdown

Mitti Cafe has plans of expanding to Chenna, Mumbai and Hyderabad. We find out how they have been dealing with the Coronavirus pandemic and more

Published on 20th January 2021
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This programme is ensuring that aspirants from all backgrounds have an equal chance to ace the Civil Service exams

The One Class, One IAS programme aims to make the civil services an accessible dream for students from all over the state through a series of inclusive programmes

Published on 20th January 2021
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Several UN agencies working closely with Indian authorities for massive vaccination programme

UN teams have monitored more than 4,000 vaccination sessions so far and have helped to train more than 300,000 vaccinators and healthcare workers

Published on 20th January 2021
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Teachers are having to work harder than any other professionals, says study

The study also showed that training, the influence teachers have over their tasks and work-related well-being have also declined

Published on 20th January 2021
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The Bill Drayton interview: The story behind how the Ashoka Fellowship was created after a roadtrip to India

Ashoka: Innovators for the Public was initiated to nurture people social entrepreneurs and doers because it is with their empathy that they change the world. Founder Bill Drayton talks to us about it

Published on 19th January 2021
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10 million children in war-ravaged Afghanistan are at risk of starvation, call for funds

The UN and its humanitarian partners will seek USD 1.3 billion in aid for 16 million Afghans in need this year, UN secretary-general spokesman Stephane Dujarric, said

Published on 19th January 2021
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People in Tamil Nadu have misunderstood Three Language Policy: Dr B Ramaswamy

July 31 was the last date for submitting any suggestions or feedback about the draft New Education Policy 2019 that has caused quite an uproar across the country

Published on 31st July 2019
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IIT-BHU signs pact with Northern Coalfields Limited to set up a new centre for coal research

The Coal Quality Management and Utilisation Research Centre will be the first of its kind in India under an academia-industry MoU

Published on 17th January 2021
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The Legacy of Rohith Vemula: Five years since the scholar’s death, how student lives and colleges have been impacted across India

Student leaders across the country speak about how Vemula’s unfortunate demise influenced and shaped their politics and how things have changed on campus since then

Published on 17th January 2021
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At 18 million, India has the largest diaspora in the world, reports UN study

The US remained by far the largest country of destination of international migrants with 51 million migrants in 2020, equal to 18 per cent of the world's total

Published on 16th January 2021
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MIT professor charged for failing to disclose ties with Chinese government

Gang Chen was charged by criminal complaint with wire fraud, failing to file a foreign bank account report (FBAR) and making a false statement in a tax return

Published on 15th January 2021
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Anthems around Ambedkarism: This duo is documenting and digitisation Maharashtra’s anti-caste songs

The reason why these songs have not found a more mainstream presence so far is because the field is dominated by upper castes, which is why the duo say they want to create this 'Bookmobile'

Published on 14th January 2021
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Masks, social distancing, routine testing can prevent 96 pc of COVID-19 infections in colleges: Study

Researchers examined 24 combinations of four common preventive strategies--social distancing, mask-wearing, testing and isolation--and calculated their effectiveness and cost per infection prevented

Published on 14th January 2021
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We are challenging nature fundamentally: In conversation with Infosys Prize winner Prof Arindam Ghosh and Prof Srinivas Kulkarni

Scientific temper has changed since the pandemic hit. More people are interested in it and more people know about scientists. The news is talking about them. But does this really help?

Published on 29th December 2020

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