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This Kolkata cafe is entirely run by teens living with HIV. How's that for positivity?

Cafe Positive is an enterprise operated and maintained by ten youngsters who are HIV positive and it encourages conversations and add — to help change the mindset

Published on 12th September 2018
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Mamata Banerjee remembers Mother Teresa on her 21st death anniversary

Saint Teresa of Calcutta, who won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1979 passed away on September 5, 1997

Published on 5th September 2018
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IIMK just added 60 extra seats for women. Here's why other IIMs should follow suit

Women have been under represented in IIMs over the years and it is high time the issue is addressed — besides putting an end to all the misogyny about women in IIMs all over the internet

Published on 28th August 2018
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Independence Day: 18 Indian colleges that played a part in the struggle for freedom

These universities and colleges in pre-Independence India were hotbeds for political student activity and an uprising that rocked the British colonials and eventually led to India's unshackling

Published on 14th August 2018
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India's Oldest Old Age Homes: How Navanir has been helping elderly women in Bengal

Navanir was set up by Gandhian Renuka Ray and was West Bengal's first old age home for women on the Eastern seafront. Read all about it here

Published on 7th August 2018
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Presidency College students in Kolkata intensify protest demanding accommodation in the Hindu hostel

The Hindu hostel was built in 1886 primarily for Hindu students of Presidency College but is now open to all religions

Published on 6th August 2018
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With such DISGUSTING hostels, no wonder Calcutta Medical College students were on hunger strike for 2 weeks ​​

The students had complained about the hostel conditions many times in the past but lost their cool after a new 11-storey building was allotted entirely to freshers

Published on 23rd July 2018
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Google celebrates India's 1st recording artist Gauhar Jaan's 145th birth anniversary

Gauhar Jaan began her training as a Hindustani classical musician and soon became accomplished in Kirtan and Rabindra Sangeet, among other musical forms

Published on 26th June 2018
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This 20-year-old from Kolkata is behind the viral and cute Instagram account 'Shreya doodles'  

Shreya's humour is singularly hers. With simple drawings that often depict cats, dogs or humans — every comic strip delivers a punchline that is either funny, sarcastic or both

Published on 22nd June 2018
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This is Calcutta I love: IIM-K prof writes FB post thanking people who saved his son's life 

Aloke Kumar is Associate Professor at IIM Calcutta and was a Professor of Communication at University of Calcutta

Published on 14th June 2018
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IIM Kozhikode becomes first IIM to appoint its own director autonomously

Started in 1997 with its Postgraduate Programme (PGP), the Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode (IIMK) now offers the widest range of academic programmes in the field of management education

Published on 22nd May 2018
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IIM Calcutta Case Research Centre wins awards at Europe-based competition

The two case studies published by IIM Calcutta students highlighted various aspects of technology that can be used for  developing the economy

Published on 18th May 2018

Kolkata NGO conducts matrimony and companionship meet for senior citizens

The NGO will also soon organise a 'Togetherness Tour' to an outstation destination for interested senior citizens

Published on 24th April 2018

IIM Calcutta announces 1 Year PG Certificate Programme in Family Business Management

The duration of the programme is one year and it includes two days of classes every week along with 10 days of on-campus sessions at IIM Calcutta

Published on 20th April 2018
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Have a family business to takeover? This course by IIM Calcutta can help 

The one-year duration course will aim to enhance the managerial, leadership, as well as entrepreneurial capabilities of the managers of the family managed businesses

Published on 10th April 2018

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