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The Lawrence School, Sanawar school oraganises fifth relief distribution camp

Officials from the school distributed dry ration bags to 30 stranded migrant workers from Nepal

Published on 4th May 2020
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30,000 daily wage and migrant labourers get food and shelter due to the work of this Delhi-based NGO

Apart from food and shelter, the Society for Promotion of Youth and Masses has also been training them to handle primary medical care in case the pandemic spreads within their community
 

Published on 1st May 2020
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Clarity of thought leads to clarity of expression: How to get the right words to convey the intended message

This is why you should limit your usage of the word 'very' to a bare minimum or replace it with words which signify deeper meaning  

Published on 1st May 2020
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Kashmiri girl students stranded in Delhi sent back with help from civil society

The girls had released a video on social media saying they had no money to survive and that their landlord was forcing them to vacate

Published on 30th April 2020
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How this online consultation is helping specially-abled children to deal with anxiety, improve mental well-being amid the lockdown

Is your child fussy, restless amid the lockdown? Given the fact that they are stuck inside their houses, children need special care during these times. Here's what experts have to say

Published on 29th April 2020
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Cooling in times of COVID-19: Four of the most common myths about using air-conditioning busted

With the summers already in, we're wondering if it's safe to switch on an AC or step into centralised air conditioning? What if a COVID-19 positive person has been breathing in the same air as me?

Published on 30th April 2020
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How this family in Idukki has sustained themselves on a raw food diet through the lockdown

Eldho Pachilakkadan and his family consume an all-fruit diet thanks to their ten-acre farm in Idukki where they grow and eat their own food to promote good health 

Published on 29th April 2020
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WhatsApp, YouTube become teaching platforms for 2 lakh Telangana students from social, tribal welfare residential schools

Teachers have been asked to shift focus to online tools like WhatsApp, Facebook, YouTube, e-textbooks and SCERT (State Council of Educational Training and Research, Telangana) books 

Published on 29th April 2020
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Smokers may be living on edge of contracting COVID-19 infection: IIT Jodhpur study

The study led by Surajit Ghosh, professor at IIT Jodhpur, has pointed out that Coronavirus is known to interact with a specific human receptor known as hACE2 (Human Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme-2)

Published on 29th April 2020
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Trainee IAS officers attend virtual classes at Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration

COVID-19 related inputs have been given through various mechanisms including showing films, online discussion, assignments and structured inputs

Published on 28th April 2020
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Student of Manipal Institute of Technology produces 150 bottles of sanitisers for marginalised communities

Simar has prepared and distributed hand sanitisers to daily wage workers, vegetable/fish vendors, quarantine homes and people living in the slums, who do not have access to proper hygiene

Published on 28th April 2020
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How EFLU's VC, foreign students managed to get short, informative videos out on COVID 

Launched by Union Minister of MHRD Dr Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, these short yet effective YouTube videos talk about the right way of washing hands and how to maintain appropriate social distance  

Published on 28th April 2020
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This child rights NGO distributed over 22,000 ration kits and 24,000 hygiene kits across 1,071 villages

The distribution has been made under Plan India's Project 'Suraksha' which aims to fight the COVID-19 crisis while working in close coordination with the government

Published on 27th April 2020
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Here's how this Chennai NGO is helping mentally-challenged persons to live independently within communities

Porkodi Palaniappan's organisation works towards creating inclusive societies where neighbours, friends and others help persons with mental health problems live their own, independent lives

Published on 27th April 2020
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Appupen's five tips to understand and appreciate satire and graphic novels in quarantine

One of our generation's best graphic novelists, Appupen, describes the ideal graphic novel and how to appreciate the task of reading satire if you are new to the genre
 

Published on 27th April 2020

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