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India needs integrated education right from school: TERI School of Advanced Studies' VC 

The TERI School of Advanced Studies saw 19 PhD scholars and 229 postgraduate students receive their degrees in the presence of Dr K Kasturirangan on November 14

Published on 16th November 2019
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Need perspective of unheard voices: Film company launches paid internship for Dalit students

While academia and other professional fields have managed to open the doors at least slightly to members of marginalised communities, cinema has liked to believe that it doesn't have a caste problem  

Published on 13th November 2019
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Indian-origin dean of Harvard Business School to step down in June 2020 

Nitin Nohria was the first Indian-origin academician to helm the prestigious business school

Published on 7th November 2019
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OP Jindal founder suggests ten ways Indian institutions can break into global rankings

The first suggestion that Kumar makes is for not-for-profit and philanthropic University to be set up. He also believes campus should become more inclusive.

 

Published on 5th November 2019
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Ayodhya verdict: AMU authorities ask people to maintain peace, not to circulate fake news on social media

In an open letter to all sections of society, Prof Mansoor said the "world will judge us as members of a responsible society by the way we show our respect to the rule of law"

Published on 4th November 2019
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How Kerala's Project Roshni is transcending language barriers to educate migrant workers' children

We trace the growth of Ernakulam district's programme to make education inclusive for the children of migrant labourers by eliminating the barrier of language

Published on 30th October 2019
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Karnataka's Saaliga tells us not to fret about the eight-legged itsy bitsy spider

Spider conservationist Abhijith APC tell us more about the role of spiders in the environment and why it is important to preserve them

Published on 24th October 2019
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This UPSC aspirant from Karnataka has spotted more than 500 bird species across India!

Kiran Bagade, an avid birdwatcher, talks about how he fell in love with ornithology, the subtle art of bird ringing and how it helps in studying a particular breed of birds — and climate change

Published on 17th October 2019
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Meet Odisha's Bichi bhai, who has been saving olive ridleys in Odisha for 23 years

Winner of the Biju Patnaik Award for Wildlife Conservation 2019 Bichitrananda Biswal has motivated and inspired many youngsters to take up the cause he fights for 

Published on 15th October 2019
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Houston University receives $2 million commitment to support Tamil language and culture

Funds will support research programme costs, equipment and seminars with invited scholars who are experts on Tamil societies and the Tamil diaspora in the US

Published on 4th October 2019
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US judge rules Harvard University not discriminating against Indians, other Asians but promotes racial diversity

Affirmative action programmes that favour minorities previously discriminated against were legal as long as they used race-neutral criterion like economic status

Published on 2nd October 2019
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India responds to Khan's UN speech: We do not need anyone to speak on our behalf 

India exercised its right of reply to the statement made by Khan later on Friday and fielded its newest diplomat at its mission at the UN to fend off the allegations made by him

Published on 28th September 2019
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IIM Udaipur gets listed among top global MBA schools in the QS 2020 Masters in Management (MIM) Rankings

It is one of the youngest institutes in the world to receive this ranking. The management is understandably chuffed by the development

Published on 27th September 2019
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You will be blown away by this Bengaluru five-year-old's insanely abstract art!

 Divya Rajasekaran is a proud mother of this child prodigy, Virat Karan. She talks about his knack for conceptual artwork and why art is such a huge part of this five-year-old's life

Published on 25th September 2019
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Greta Thunberg wins Right Livelihood award, the Swedish 'alternative Nobel Prize'

Last Friday, an estimated four million-plus people took to the streets in over 150 countries to join the "Global Climate Strike" protest

Published on 25th September 2019

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