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Education in Pakistan - UNESCO Report

1 in 4 Pakistani kids won't complete primary education by 2030: Unesco report

The new global education goal, SDG-4, calls on countries to ensure that children are not only going to school but also learning

Published on 10th July 2019
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Tamil Nadu government school kids to receive smart identity cards from June 13

The printing and distribution of smart cards is being carried out by the Director of the Tamil Nadu Text Book and Educational Services Corporation

Published on 12th June 2019
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Aditi Anand and the art within: From watercolour to ballet, she's got it all

Aditi was inspired by Chennai's move to ban plastic when she visited the city recently, hence, she wants to appeal for the same in Telangana as well and she is working towards it 

Published on 15th May 2019
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World is on notice as one million species face extinction: UN report on impact of humans on nature

The study also discusses progress on key international goals, such as the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the Aichi Biodiversity Targets and the Paris Agreement on climate change

Published on 7th May 2019
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Jamia Milia gets its first female VC, Najma Akhtar, after 99 years

Akhtar has four decades of academic scholarship in educational leadership. She is known for spearheading international educational administrators' courses at the NIEPA

Published on 12th April 2019
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Why Robotix girl Aditi Prasad believes that every girl can be a kickass coder

Aditi Prasad, who heads up Chennai-based Robotix Learning Solutions, talks about how she got girls to code without gender bias and barriers, ahead of her TED Talk

Published on 28th March 2019
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Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham's learning app wins $125,000 prize in US-based XPRIZE Adult Literacy Competition

Amrita Learning App was awarded $125,000 after a 12-month study of low-literate adults in the US showed significant gains in reading skills for all learners through the app

Published on 22nd February 2019
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Why Sahapedia could be your portal to preserving India perfectly

Here's the story behind Sahapedia's mission to trace the roots of India's history and how they are making a repository of India's most treasured cultural remains digital and available to all ‚Äč

Published on 7th February 2019
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Tech and how: TECH 2018 will show us the strength and the need for digital learning

The second of five great TECHs to be conducted over a period of five years is a few days away

Published on 19th November 2018
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Meet the 22-year-old who went back to his village in Odisha and set up a 3 Idiots-level Innovation School 

A school where classes have a practical twist, there are no exams and special sessions like Jor Ka Jhatka are conducted — that's what the International Public School for Rural Innovation, set up by An

Published on 26th October 2018
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When the Pattarai lost its Patriarch: Why Na Muthuswamy's passing was met with silence and parai-attam

The theatre artist breathed his last after suffering from age-related illnesses, he was a pioneer in Tamil theatre

Published on 25th October 2018
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Meet the Paperboy of Odisha, a man who collects newspapers from across the globe

Out  of curiosity, Shashanka Sekhar Dash learnt about printing, publishing and the distribution of newspapers and started collecting Odia newspapers

Published on 19th October 2018
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From facial recognition to 3D printing, everything that went into Mahatma Gandhi's two-sided bust in South Africa

A two-sided bust of Mahatma Gandhi, conceptualised and designed by Birad Rajaram Yajnik and team, was installed at the iconic Pietermaritzburg railway station in South Africa recently

Published on 27th September 2018
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Students of Saintgits College in Kottayam donate books to school kids

The initiative was launched as a part of the observation of International Literacy Day. The students donated over 12,000 books in a period of four months

Published on 18th September 2018
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Global education options for Indian teens: TimesPro, Monash College invite applications to study business in Australia

Australia houses over 68,000 Indian students, up 16.8 per cent from 2017, says data released by the Australian High Commission in India

Published on 31st August 2018

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