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UoH conducts survey, finds students don't have access to net, electricity. Drops idea of online classes to students' relief

45 per cent students said they can access internet‘ infrequently’ and 18 percent (about 450 students) said they can’t access it at all, 200 students don't have electricity at their homes

Published on 23rd April 2020
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40 global universities form Climate Alliance to accelerate action

The Climate Alliance will provide a central hub for universities to share the latest climate research with the public

Published on 23rd April 2020
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Closure of edu institutes to hit girls the worst, will lead to increased gender gap, drop out rates: UNESCO

Refugee girls at secondary level are only half as likely to enrol as their male peers. We are only beginning to understand the economic impacts of COVID-19, experts say

Published on 22nd April 2020
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Parents can approach DoE if schools demand consolidated fee: Delhi HC

Delhi government counsel Ramesh Singh told the court that the Government was fully conscious of the issues raised by the petitioner

Published on 21st April 2020
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Ashoka University, ThoughtWorks collaborate to develop agent-based simulation model to check COVID-19 spread

Agent-based models provide ways of understanding how epidemics spread in a way that no other models are capable of

Published on 21st April 2020
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Hospital hopping in the age of corona: How Ujjal Karmakar, the second COVID-19 survivor from Kolkata, made it through

We spoke to Ujjal Karmakar, the second Coronavirus positive patient to have recovered in Kolkata. He tells us how he won over the deadly virus with the help of healthcare workers and will power

Published on 20th April 2020
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The Union Health Ministry adopts Twitter Seva to resolve COVID-19 queries on social media

The Union Health Ministry has set up a Twitter Seva to help Indians bring about a speedy resolution to their health-related queries amid the COVID-19 pandemic 

Published on 20th April 2020
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NIRDPR, UNICEF train community leaders on ‘risk communication’ 

The initiative reaches out to over 28.33 lakh community leaders through online programmes to control the COVID-19 spread

Published on 16th April 2020
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This NGO is engaging students and tailors to produce masks for everyone in Palamaner. This is how

The Bengaluru-based foundation has done extensive work in Palamaner like starting a military training facility for youngsters. This initiative is another way to empower its residents for the lockdown

Published on 16th April 2020
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It takes six months to detect epidemics in India. This Loyola College prof's app can do it in 24 hours

The chronology of the process, which is manual at present, will remain the same but the entire process will be shifted online

Published on 16th April 2020
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NIRDPR, UNICEF train 28.33 lakh community leaders on 'Risk Communication’ to prevent COVID-19 spread

Panchayati Raj institutions, SHGs, NSS, SBM, health workers and community radio stations are being trained on the social behaviours required to control transmission of COVID-19

Published on 16th April 2020
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Here's why this conservationist thinks that the Coronavirus outbreak is only a temporary win for the animal kingdom

Conservationist Dr Shekhar Kumar Niraj discusses what the Coronavirus outbreak has taught humanity and why this change is not permanent

Published on 15th April 2020
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IISc researchers are working on a tool for COVID-19 diagnosis based on cough and speech sounds 

The eight-member team has named the project for speech and sound-based diagnostics "Coswara", with an aim to detect and quantify biomarkers of the disease in the acoustics of these sounds

Published on 15th April 2020
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CBSE to introduce three new skill development courses for Class XI

The board is currently offering 17 skill subjects at secondary level and 37 at senior secondary level to upgrade the skills and proficiency of the young generation

Published on 13th April 2020
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Activists call Anand Teltumbde's surrender order by apex court insensitive in times of Corona

The CASR was formed by AISA, AISF, SFI, BASO, Bhim Army, Bigul DSU, DTF, United Against Hate and various other organisations

Published on 9th April 2020

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