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Food for thought: Would you prefer to see your beloved teacher hung in school?

Education departments across the world are insisting on hanging teachers photographs in school, but the question is 'Do teachers really consider it an honour?' John B Monteiro talks

Published on 27th October 2017
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Remembering Sana Iqbal: The biker lady who taught millions of students how to fight depression 

On her way to meet students at a college, Sana had said, "It's important to let the youth know that depression can be cured, and I am here to give that push." And we are sure, she saved many lives

Published on 26th October 2017
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Wondering why comedian Daniel Fernandes is everybody's favourite? Here are some hints!

This Goan, who lives in Mumbai, wears many hats — from stand up to his podcast, his well-researched content has never failed to win people over 

Published on 28th August 2017
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Period-Shaming ain't cool: Here are 4 things to keep in mind when you have the 'period talk' with your teen daughter

After a 12-year old girl in TN committed suicide because her teacher scolded her for letting her skirt get stained with blood, the focus is back on eliminating the stigma related to menstruation

Published on 31st August 2017
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MBBS counseling goes on as usual as State erupts in protest over Anitha's suicide

Several parts of the city witnessed protests demanding justice for Anita's death

Published on 2nd September 2017
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Why Anitha's death should make you hold a candle for Samacheer Kalvi: If it is that bad, how have some of the world's best doctors passed through TN's state syllabus and made it in life? 

If we don't want more Anithas, we must allow states to manage education and encourage quality education that does not make students dependent upon coaching classes

Published on 2nd September 2017
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Medically-mandated Suicide: Dalit girl Anitha who challenged NEET in SC kills herself after failing to get med seat

Anitha, who had fought NEET in the SC, didn't get a medical seat and ended her life - sending shockwaves across the state

Published on 1st September 2017
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Wondering how a 'poor, Dalit girl' like Anitha flew to Delhi and filed a case in the SC? Here's the name of the man who 'paid' for it

Several detractors and pro-NEET sections of the public have been asking this question of the Dalit girl, who committed suicide on Friday. Well, here's your answer

Published on 3rd September 2017
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Why Anitha was hell-bent on becoming a doctor: Her mother died because they couldn't afford her medical treatment  

A lot of people questioned why Anita hadn't just chosen to study a course, instead of committing suicide. Her class teacher who also taught her Chemistry explains why the dream was so dear to her

Published on 4th September 2017
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Blue Whale Challenge: Madurai High Court wants IIT-Madras Director Bhaskar Ramamurthy to help TN government reduce the number of deaths

As the government counsellors are trying their best to help the vulnerable children,  the court suugested to request the IT department to prevent the sharing of such games

Published on 4th September 2017

Had my father been a student today, he would never have become a doctor: Dr S Gurushankar

Dr S Gurushankar, Chairman of Meenakshi mission Hospital and Research centre opens up about the journey of his father and how hard it was for him to become a doctor from a rural background

Published on 4th September 2017
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You must have heard of Blue Whale Challenge! This Dolphin Challenge by a Chennai-based psychologist is India's counter for it 

David Samson has found a way to counter the Blue Whale challenge — by initiating a game that encourages people to become more positive in their lives

Published on 9th September 2017
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Suicide Prevention Day: At 21, this Ambedkar University student has talked 13 depressed people out of committing suicide

Sometimes, all you need to do is LISTEN to save someone's life. Simran Luthra is a living testimony to this

Published on 9th September 2017
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Ryan Murder: Meet Kerala hacktivists 'Red Lizard' and Co who've just taken down Ryan International School's website

After hacking Maneka Gandhi's site, Kerala Cyber Warriors are on a social cause rampage - here's how they tell us why they do it in a previous hush-hush chat-terview

Published on 13th September 2017
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Feeling blue and suicidal? This Karnataka online counselling platform can be YourDost

A Bengaluru startup is working its way towards eliminating student suicides one youngster at a time. This online counselling platform is virtually saving lives 

Published on 14th September 2017

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