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This Odisha forest needs your help: Why #SaveTalabira is still trending

As many as 1.3 lakh trees have been felled and while the tribals have been protesting about it for a long time, it is now that their voices are being heard much more clearly

Published on 22nd December 2019
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This lady from Mysuru can tell you how to use bottle gourds grown at your home 

Seema Prasad carves handicrafts from 48 varieties of native bottle gourd available in Mysuru, thus giving underprivileged women and school dropouts a steady source of incom

Published on 11th December 2019
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Children's book author Katie Bagli speaks about the 'Many Secrets of Mangroves' in her latest work

Author Katie Bagil released her latest book, with Godrej, Many Secrets of Mangroves and this is what she has to say about it

 

Published on 4th December 2019
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Want to discover Bengaluru's heritage? Then, carry Meera Iyer's Discovering Bengaluru and go for a walk 

Author Meera Iyer speaks about her book Discovering Bengaluru... and the research that went into writing it

Published on 30th November 2019
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Students of IIT Bhubaneswar distribute saplings, paper bags to spread awareness about the environment  

Students of IIT Bhubaneswar visited different malls on December 1 and gave away paper bags and sapling to those who were visiting 

Published on 2nd December 2019
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Inspired by Bulgaria and Hungary, Bengaluru residents hang sweaters and jackets on trees for the needy

Ahead of the approaching winter, the Rajarajeshwari Nagar Forum members along with Kingdom College students donated 14 sweaters to the poor in a bid to keep them warm

Published on 28th November 2019
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Manipuri girl Licypriya Kangujam is India's youngest climate warrior — what are we doing?

Forget Great Thunberg. Meet Manipuri girl Licypriya Kangujam who dropped out of school and is on an endless campaign to clean the environment up, deter climate change and make the world a better place

Published on 20th November 2019
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How the residents of Nallagandla are standing together to protect their trees

On Sunday, November 17, 8 am, the organically formed Nallagandla Trees Voluntary Body is going to come together to form a human chain to sensitise people about the issue 
 

Published on 15th November 2019
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Why Kerala architect Indulekha Menon's sketches went viral during #Inktober

Indulekha Menon speaks about her love for music, art and architecture and where the inspiration comes from — and why her Inktober drawings are going viral

Published on 13th November 2019
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This cook's son won 6.4 lakh on a TV show and donated it to build a compound wall for his school!

Education Minister Suresh Kumar was so moved by rural boy's initiative to build a compound wall that he directed Zilla Panchayath officials to take up the project

Published on 7th November 2019
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Forget Mysore Pak. Now, Mysuru has a Bird Atlas to its name courtesy these bird lovers!

Shivprakash Adavanne speaks about hwo they came up with the idea to create a Bird Atlas of Mysuru — the first successful attempt in India — and how they managed it with volunteers over a four year spa

Published on 4th November 2019
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Why Siddharth Singh's book The Great Smog of India is NOT a breath of fresh air!

Currently, Delhi is in the news for having one of the worst AQI among other cities in the world. This book takes things a step further and talks about how much worse things can get

Published on 4th November 2019
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Why you'll love these hand-painted bags crafted by Odissi dancer Shibani Parija   

To paint a bag, she might take anything between one hour to two to three days. She does this in addition to her dance and she has sold over 25 bags and over 15 paintings till date

Published on 4th November 2019
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Manisha Kapoor quit her job to teach people brush lettering. Here's why

Manisha was happy with her previous job, but she experienced an intolerable vacuum in her heart. She missed her pen and paper

Published on 25th October 2019
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From cool skylights to compost pits, here's why IIM Bangalore's campus is remarkably 'green'

Shiva Kumar K, Senior Manager of Estates at IIM-B, takes us through their campus to show her how it works on the principles of sustainability with simple yet unique features that speak volumes

Published on 18th October 2019

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