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IISc researchers develop wastewater treatment, recycling system for school in Karnataka

Overall, the system showed high REs of more than 90 per cent for most of the parameters. About 667 litres of greywater were treated daily using the system

Published on 28th November 2020
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This duo is getting government schools to engage with their kids better and improve teaching. Here's how 

Vidya Vidhai Foundation is collaborating with government schools and low-income private schools across Tamil Nadu to improve the quality of education they are imparting

Published on 26th November 2020
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Ensuring safety on our campuses when colleges reopen is of utmost importance: NIIT University's Rajendra S Pawar

We spoke to Rajendra S Pawar, Founder, NIIT University about how COVID-19 has impacted every aspect of life including higher education and learning, what NIIT is doing to tackle the situation and more

Published on 26th November 2020
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Mumbai-based Academy for Earth Sustainability conducts meaningful activities for school students that bring them closer to nature

Building playgrounds from waste, developing a mini biodiversity patch, cooking with solar power, connecting with adivasis and many other activities sets Academy for Earth Sustainability apart

Published on 25th November 2020
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Desi answer to SHAREit? Here's how students from Chennai's Amrita Vidyalayam developed an app that can transfer files without using pen drives, Google Drive

Amrita Vidyalayam Senior Secondary School has also recently become recognised as one among the top 20 innovators of the ATL Marathon 2019, organised by Atal Innovation Mission

Published on 24th November 2020
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Only 30% of Indian PhDs are women: GATI to set gender parity records straight

Gender Advancement for Transforming Institutions (GATI) by the ministry aims to nudge higher education and research institutes towards supporting diversity

Published on 23rd November 2020
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Railways' study on its use of bio-toilets to be part of the curriculum at ISB

According to the document, the railways has given its nod to Indian School of Business (ISB) to use the study by them on the IR bio-toilets as curriculum for business schools

Published on 22nd November 2020
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US Consulate in Kolkata launches project for women entrepreneurs in the northeast

This global programme will help the women to explore not just the fundamentals of business and capital, but build a better future for families, communities, and their states

Published on 21st November 2020
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A total of 4000 children in Assam want their issues to be part of political parties' manifestos

UNICEF has initiated the 'Reimagine' campaign globally, calling on partners, governments and all UNICEF supporters to build a better post-pandemic world

Published on 20th November 2020
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PM to inaugurate global renewable energy meet on November 26

Over 200 speakers, including around 80 international speakers, will speak in various sessions. RE-INVEST also includes an exhibition with over 100 exhibiting companies

Published on 19th November 2020
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ADB allocates USD 20 mn to help developing members access vaccines for COVID-19

The funds will be available for ADB developing members to support vaccine-related health system assessments and the development of country readiness plans to strengthen the capacity

Published on 17th November 2020
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Use digital tech to give India's tribals knowledge, legal info: SC Advocate Sanjay Upadhyay on sustainable development

Unless we are serious about including them in the decision-making process, we will not get there, SC Advocate Sanjay Upadhyay added while speaking at the New Indian Express' e-expression

Published on 16th November 2020
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How Pamban's Kadal Osai is helping the fisherfolk listen to the true sound of the ocean and save the environment

Gayathri Usman, the current programme head of the Kadal Osai 90.4 FM joined the station. Gayathri had come to Ramanathapuram for a brief visit when she came to know about the community radio

Published on 16th November 2020
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Pooja Apte makes footwear out of scrap tyres through her sustainable brand Nemital. Here's why

Based out of Pune, Nemital employs local cobblers to make shoes out of upcycled tyres, thus reducing pollution caused by burning

Published on 15th November 2020
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This Chennai start-up is turning trashed PET bottles into T-shirts. Here's how 

According to the co-founder of Ecohike, Kathir, they require only 12 pet bottles to make one T-shirt which in turn reduced 250 grams of waste per T-shirt on the landfills 

Published on 15th November 2020

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