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New study reveals college students with disabilities at greater risk for substance abuse

The American College Health Association estimates that 54 per cent of students have a disability, including psychiatric disorders, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and others

Published on 21st September 2020
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Schools in Meghalaya to partially reopen to allow students to clarify doubts with teachers

As per the guidelines issued by the Education Department principal secretary DP Wahlang, "regular" classroom activities in schools, colleges and other educational institutions would remain closed

Published on 18th September 2020
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Cambodia students head back to school on Monday after a six-month shutdown 

Education Minister Hang Chuon Naron said that anyone whose body temperature is higher than 37.5 degrees Celsius will not be allowed to enter the school

Published on 7th September 2020
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Here's how the Gubbachi Learning Community is empowering kids of migrant workers in Bengaluru

Transforming the life of migrant labourers' children is the only motto of Gubbachi Learning Community and that is what they have been doing in Bengaluru for more than five years 

Published on 6th September 2020
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Social distancing is our vaccine till a COVID cure arrives: Health Ministry officials amid Unlock 4.0

During a press briefing on Thursday, the ministry officials observed that people are sidelining the use of masks and following of social distancing protocols.

Published on 3rd September 2020
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Most people struggled to manage weight during COVID-19 lockdown: Survey

Most of the respondents said their difficulties also stemmed from increased anxiety or stress, and not being able to get hold of healthier food, according to the results of the survey

Published on 2nd September 2020
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Madurai youth bags CM's State Youth Award for service to the elderly

Having lost his father at a very young age, Arun was single parented by his mother. A graduate of Computer Science, Arun now works at a private construction company in Madurai

Published on 15th August 2020
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This Kerala youth, from a family of theyyam artists, cleared UPSC in 2018 and 2019 because he wanted a 'better rank'

Vivek KV who hails from Kannur now hopes to make it to the IAS. He was previously working with the railways and began tutoring UPSC aspirants while writing the exam himself

Published on 10th August 2020
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Study reveals why early marriage can be unsafe for young adults

The current findings, published in the journal Development and Psychopathology, follow previous research that found marriage protects against risky alcohol use

Published on 3rd July 2020
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Heart It Out provides counselling in 11 Indian languages and has a zero wait time policy

Nithya Rao, Psychologist and Founder of Heart It Out, talks about how mental health and counselling can shape people's life. They provide counselling in 11 different langauges to help speak out

Published on 14th June 2020
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HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal: Encourage India's institutions to take research further to turn COVID crisis into an opportunity

From the IITs to the smallest institutions, almost everyone has innovated in some way to help the fight against COVID. This is why we need to foster research and use it indigenously for development

Published on 28th May 2020
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Too little and too much: COVID-19 lockdown anxieties take a toll on sleep cycles

As India navigates the ninth week of the nationwide lockdown that pushed millions of people into the confines of their homes, distress and anxiety are on the rise

Published on 26th May 2020
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Epilepsy-related deaths common in young adults, new research shows

The study is being conducted in Scotland and looks to identify the burden of epilepsy-related deaths, what proportion of these are potentially avoidable

Published on 25th May 2020
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AIIMS doctors say mobiles can be potential carrier of Coronavirus in healthcare institutions

In healthcare facilities, phones are used to communicate with other health care workers, look up recent medical guidelines, research drug interactions, understand adverse events and more

Published on 15th May 2020
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Sunglasses with distance sensors to touchless doorbell: Students turn innovators to fight COVID-19

Shivam Mukherjee, a Class 9 student of Amity International School here, has invented a sanitisation band called 'Abhay'

Published on 15th May 2020

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