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Six reasons why SFI thinks the New Education Policy will destroy Indian Education as we know it

The SFI cited why they are opposed to the draft NEP and how the draft policy document is in contradiction the democratic, federal and secular characteristics of the very constitution of India

Published on 29th July 2019
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Why is the SFI burning copies of the draft National Education Policy?

The BJP-led NDA government, the General Secretary of SFI, Mayukh Biswas said, had promised to bring out a draft in 2014 when they came to power which they finally achieved only a month back

Published on 25th June 2019
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How Akshar Foundation is keeping kids away from child labour 

On World Day against Child Labour, read how an innovative young couple is allowing children to revolutionise the education system by working as teachers

Published on 12th June 2019
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Tamil Nadu promises birth certificates to rescued bonded child labourers

International Justice Mission (IJM)  has identified 51 children from Tiruvallur district in the age group of six to 13 years who do not have the certificates

Published on 12th June 2019
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Attacks on kids grew by 726% in 2018, more male children faced violence in the last 2 years

Activists seek stringent laws to curb attacks on children. Also, in most cases, the attacker is known to the child. People need to be educated on this aspect

Published on 3rd April 2019
Sital Transgender in Odisha

Spurned by all parties, this transgender in Odisha has still entered the Cuttack poll fray

Sital seeks to address issues such as corruption, child labour, misrule and gender discrimination

Published on 3rd April 2019
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Clean toilets, naatu muttai, school councils: Read the manifesto of the policy-making children of TN

Arunodaya, a Chennai-based NGO conducted a two-day session for children across the state to come up with their own manifesto for the Lok Sabha polls next month

Published on 21st March 2019
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War of words: From #Abhinandan to 'dodging the bullet', learning word chunks better

Learning words in chunks helps English language learners use the newly learned words effectively while speaking and writing. There are many advantages of learning word chunks

Published on 9th March 2019
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Here's how the NGO Hand in Hand has transformed the lives of underprivileged children

The work that the NGO has done to eliminate child labour and educate children won it this year's Bal Kalyan Puraskar 

Published on 11th March 2019
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Meet the people who are stopping Karnataka's schools from shutting down

Who's going to ensure that government schools in Karnataka don't shutdown because none of the kids want to study there? These rockstars for sure. Check out why they do what they do

Published on 30th January 2019
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2 Million Steps to Hope: How these marathon runners are helping fight human trafficking

John Moriarty talks about his mega-marathon against human trafficking which flagged off in Chennai on January 18, 2019 

Published on 23rd January 2019
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Harshbalyam initiative in Kozhikode to tackle substance abuse, trafficking

The project that came into effect in August and is being carried out in 55 schools in Kozhikode city

Published on 1st January 2019
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Karnataka Gram Panchayats that are not conducting children's meet to face action

In November, RDPR had issued a circular to officials of respective panchayats directing them to conduct Gram Sabhas for children on any one day of the month to discuss children's issues

Published on 12th December 2018
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Meet the cyclists who have helped over 10k kids stay away from trafficking 

 The cyclists of Go Cycle have cycled across 30 Indian cities since 2016 and helped thousands of kids understand the perils of child trafficking

Published on 28th November 2018
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Nine-year-old spends half a decade as bonded labour for a Rs 2,000 loan

Arul was produced before the Tirupattur Sub-Collector and was enrolled in a government residential school in Tirupattur. Release certificate and a few sets of school uniforms were also given to him

Published on 15th November 2018

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