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Scientist Gokul Swaminathan shows how service and science can go hand in hand

After Gokul Swaminathan became a scientist, he decided that he wanted to give back to society and help them achieve their dreams too

Published on 23rd January 2018
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After Ryan International school horror, CISF to provide security solutions to three big schools

The central paramilitary force has received over Rs 15 lakh of the government prescribed service fee for rendering this service

Published on 21st January 2018
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This viral video of two Odissi dancers performing on Alaa Wardi's song is a must-watch

Deepam, the Odissi academy in Muscat, will see student-turned-teacher-turned-Head taking over the reigns. And her first move? Putting out a viral video

Published on 3rd January 2018
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Meet Kerala's Mini Augustine, the oldest woman to 'bullet' up the Himalayas in a Classic 500

Nothing seems to get in Mini Augustine's way as she gushes about her motorcycle journey to the Himalayas and her love for her Royal Enfield Classic 500

Published on 3rd January 2018
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2018 poses challenges for B-schools with a drop in placements and poor quality of education: ASSOCHAM

According to the Assocham Education Council (AEC), root cause of the problem is that institutes only focus on filling up seats and do not consider the quality of students

Published on 11th December 2017
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Guess who directed the only Odia film that was screened at International Film Festival of India

Bhubaneshwar-based Amartya Bhattacharyya is an independent filmmaker whose latest Odia film 'Khyanikaa — The Lost Idea'  represents semi-surrealism at its best

Published on 9th December 2017
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Experts in Kolkata hold workshop for over 250 ICSE students on perils of smartphones and social media

Over 250 students from 62 schools attended with each school sending three student representatives and one teacher

Published on 19th November 2017
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ME TOO: A lawyer's initiative to name academicians guilty of sexual assault brings 58 prominent names to the list, including nine from Delhi University

While the FB initiative has gained its share of supporters, several women activists have objected to the initiative that names or accuses men without substantiation or reason

Published on 25th October 2017
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Hawkers outside Kolkata schools to be under the scanner after drug-laced sweets reportedly doing the rounds 

Preventive measures will include school staff mixing with hawkers to note any suspicious behaviour or identify hawkers not known to the area

Published on 13th October 2017
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How Ayush Kejriwal's Instagram posts are telling us that dark is beautiful and body shaming isn't cool

Fashion is more than just clothes. Who will explain this better than the leading designer Ayush Kejriwal who depicts his designs with his characters that challenge social evils 

Published on 13th October 2017
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Honk Honk! Mumbai theatre group Gillo is getting on a minibus and going across rural Karnataka to take theatre to kids directly

The group does not believe in a stage show but it does believe in performing anywhere they can halt and that could be your school, library or your home 

Published on 5th October 2017
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Book Look: Five books that you can cast about for in the month of September

Non-fictional books are all set to rule this month. TBH, we can't wait.

Published on 4th September 2017
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What could a 74-year-old have in common with someone who's 26? We talked to two teachers, generations apart, to find the answer

This Teachers' Day, we take a look at how much has changed in the education sector in the last few decades and how different it is to be a teacher today

Published on 5th September 2017
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This Manipuri footballer in India's U17 team is dribbling towards his goals, but can't stop worrying about his family

The family's meagre income has Jeakson Singh worried quite often but the midfielder shoves it away by focusing on the pride he feels in representing India

Published on 4th October 2017
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The abandoned Rohingyas of Tamil Nadu: Stories of children with no motherland

About 19 Rohingya families live in a small settlement on the outskirts of Chennai and the news of the deportation has left them fearful about the future of their children 

Published on 13th September 2017

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