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It became about survival: One month on, an AMU student takes us through the horror of December 15

That fateful night, Sharjeel was slapped with five FIRs, he has received only one of them so far though and that FIR alone has him charged under 13 sections including 'attempt to murder' and 'Goondas

Published on 17th January 2020
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The Jignesh Mevani interview: People are on the streets because of the Jamia students

Dalit leader and Vadgam MLA Jignesh Mevani talks to  about student uprising and the anti-NRC-CAA protests in the country

Published on 5th January 2020
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Why Venkatesh Geriti wants India's youth to storm politics and shape policy

Multiple-award winner Venkatesh Geriti’s mission is to involve youngsters in nation-building and policy-making so that India can reach its full potential. We find out more about his work

Published on 11th December 2019
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Here's why this young feminist's art lab in Bhopal is questioning societal norms

Kokila Bhattacharya works best with ideas and colours. Here's how her fascination with creating meaningful art began and how it has grown to help her comment on contemporary social issues

Published on 7th December 2019
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JNU protests: Odisha police interrogate Ambedkarite student group leader's family over fee hike protests

Suna also stood for the President's post in the JNUSU elections and has frequently spoke about about casteist issues

Published on 24th 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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Colour me pretty: How Manya Cherabuddi will help you find your calm within 

Give in to natural colours the way Manya Cherabuddi does and attend one of her workshops to fall in love with natural dyeing. We find out more about her work and her workshops in a conversation 

Published on 13th November 2019
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Walayar Case: Kerala Instagram page to stage blindfolded protest at Marine Drive

The feminist social media page has called on their followers to gather together to call out the rape case from 2017 and law enforcement's mishandling of it

Published on 4th November 2019
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At 68, HIV+ transgender activist Noori Saleem is 'amma' to 45 children with HIV. This is her inspiring story

Noori has fought two of society’s biggest taboos – being a transgender person and HIV/AIDS – to spread awareness and become a mother to 45 HIV positive children

Published on 30th October 2019
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Arrested during Xi's visit, Tibetan activist Tenzin Tsundue has been jailed 16 times. Here's why

The activist was picked up by the police much before Xi's visit and was detained at Puzhal for 12 days, but this was not the first time this was happening to him

 

Published on 21st October 2019
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How Chennai-based Indian Youth Café is part of the Museum for the UN Live's My Mark: My City campaign

The youth organisation recently entered into a partnership with Museum for the United Nations to spark an online discussion to design environment-friendly cities of tomorrow

Published on 8th October 2019
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How Kerala's climate change champion Vishnu PR made his presence felt at the UN Climate Action Summit

Kerala-based Vishnu P R recently represented India at the UN Climate Action Summit. He tells us more about his C5 Foundation and how they are promoting sustainable living

Published on 27th September 2019
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Meet 11-year-old Riddhima Pandey who joined Greta Thunberg in climate change campaign

The child activist returned from France on Thursday where she participated in a summit to tackle global warming

Published on 27th September 2019
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Meet the women who are keeping Hyderabad's stray dogs safe and sound

These two women are helping schoolchildren in Telangana understand how to love stray dogs and deal with them perfectly through their initiative Compassionate Society For Animals 

Published on 17th September 2019
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Thousands of people to join demonstrations worldwide on Sept 20 to fight climate change ahead of UN summit

Climate change has become an increasingly important issue for voters in recent years, particularly in Europe

Published on 17th September 2019

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