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Heritage Xperiential Learning School

This unique programme at Heritage Xperiential Learning School in Haryana helps students become emotionally stable individuals

Ariana Abadian Heifetz tells us about her innovative programme that helps children understand, express their emotions and resolve conflicts better

 

Published on 30th October 2019
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This James Dyson Award recipient has invented a pen that caters to those with special needs

Ashwathy Satheesan, a designer from Ahmedabad, has conjured up a pen that can help those plagued with Parkinson’s to write just like anybody else!

Published on 30th October 2019
Happy home

What makes a home? Ask Prashanth Kumar Khanthi from Hyderabad's Future Foundations

"Everyone wants to offer food, that's all I see. I would like to see volunteers who sit down and have a meal with my kids," says Prashanth Kumar Khanthi  

Published on 30th October 2019
Noori Saleem

At 68, HIV+ transgender activist Noori Saleem is 'amma' to 45 children with HIV. This is her inspiring story

Noori has fought two of society’s biggest taboos – being a transgender person and HIV/AIDS – to spread awareness and become a mother to 45 HIV positive children

Published on 30th October 2019
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With 77% from lower castes, NIRDPR study exposes the oppressive lives of migrant labourers in TN, UP

The National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj (NIRDPR) recently conducted a study on interstate migrant workers in Tamil Nadu and Uttar Pradesh   

 

Published on 30th October 2019
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How Tarana Khatri uses dance to get through to special needs kids

Aathira Ayyappan talks to Dance Movement Therapist Tarana Khatri who uses movement to help people with special needs and psychological blocks reach out and express themselves

Published on 21st October 2019
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Meet the Bionic Man who's a ray of hope for people with disabilities

Despite being a double amputee himself, Hugh Herr breakthrough advances in bionic limbs provide greater mobility and new hope to those with physical disabilities

Published on 29th October 2019
Geeta pakistan

Facebook and FaceApp to help hearing-impaired Geeta find her family, 4 years after she came from Pak

So far 24 families have made their claim on Geeta and many among them have unsuccessfully undertaken the DNA matching test

Published on 28th October 2019
IIT Indore protest

As Bajrang Dal tears into IIT Indore for demolishing 200-year-old Hanuman shrine, researchers step in

Villagers claim that the IIT administration should have discussed with the panchayat before they broke the shire for their new gym

Published on 28th October 2019
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Here's how this 26-year-old designer is promoting Ladakh's traditional fabrics through her clothing label

Before opening her own studio in Ladakh, Palmo studied design at NIFT-Delhi, where she also had a brief stint with designer Sonal Verma of Rara Avis

Published on 26th October 2019
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Have a doubt in your textbook? This app will clear it in 10 seconds flat

Students can just click a photo of the study-related question and upload it on the Doubtnut app, which will respond with the correct solution within seconds

Published on 25th October 2019
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How can English be made more accessible to the underprivileged? Ask ELTAI

Is English really an elitist language that is not accessible to everyone? All that and more from the ELTAI Golden Jubilee English Language Teaching conference that took place recently

Published on 25th October 2019
Vedaa Choradia

This 12-year-old Chennai girl is using art therapy to help kids in Government schools

Vedaa Choradia is on a mission to positively influence underprivileged children through art therapy, and help their work and stories reach people

Published on 24th October 2019
Edwardes College, Peshawar

Peshawar High Court nationalises 220-year-old Edwardes College to uplift educational standard

A division bench of the court comprising of Justices Qaisar Rashed Khan and Ahmad Ali heard a number of petitions moved by the Bishop, Vice-Principal and the provincial government 

Published on 23rd October 2019
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Satirically yours: Why Liz George's cartoons are politically incorrect! 

Cartoonist Liz George talks about her upcoming series on the lockdown in Kashmir and why her cartooning is political to the hilt 

Published on 23rd October 2019

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