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How Niveditha went from being a dyslexic student with red-marked report cards to being an award-winning PhD scholar

Niveditha B Warrier is a second-year PhD scholar at Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit, Kalady. She is researching dyslexic narratives in English

Published on 24th February 2021
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Could skateboarding be the next mode of transport for youngsters? NZ's Dr Aimee Ward sure thinks so

Dr Aimee Ward tells us why she thinks New Zealand should resort to shared spaces to accommodate skateboarders

Published on 17th February 2021
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US Justice Department drops racial discrimination suit against Yale University

According to the lawsuit filed in October 2020, Asian-American and white students were only one-eighth to one-fourth as likely to be admitted as African-American applicants

Published on 4th February 2021
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Books to guide you to leadership, personal growth

From a practical book on preventing your brain from aging to a guide to leadership and entrepreneurship, here are a few picks from the literary world

Published on 30th January 2021
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Meet the Mohans, Yakshagana's first family, who are making the art form stronger

If you ask the native Bengalureans about Yaksha Degula, then they will tell you a long story dating back to the 1960s. Such is the history created by father-daughter Yakshagana artist duo, K Mohan and

Published on 18th January 2021
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This campaign intends to help women-led businesses get that definitive edge. Here's how  

EdelGive's Naghma Mulla explains why it's important to provide women the right environment and support rather than just empowering them

 

Published on 12th January 2021
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NSUI demands exams of Goa Architecture college to be conducted in online mode

The students demanded to conduct the exams in online mode, which was otherwise scheduled in offline mode from January 18 

Published on 12th January 2021
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E-Canteen Fundas: The art of not getting conned is something everyone should learn to master

Pro Tip: We’re prone to succumb to routine biases that cloud our judgement. Being aware of them can help you decide better and also help you influence others favourably

Published on 9th January 2021
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Scientists from Toronto find that brain cancer is linked to tissue healing after a brain injury

The data from the study suggested that the right mutational change in particular cells in the brain could be modified by injury to give rise to a tumour

Published on 5th January 2021
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Lavanya Lakshminarayan's debut novel is all about a tech-driven future and what it holds for us. Check it out 

Lavanya Lakshminarayan, author of the Sci-Fi book Analog/Virtual: And Other Simulations of Your Future speaks about her interest in Science fictions and the reasons for calling Bengaluru an Apex city

Published on 5th January 2021
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Why Menaka Raman's children's book is relatable for Chennaiites and cricket-lovers alike 

We speak to Menaka Raman, author of the children's book Loki Takes Guard, on what inspired her to write about a Chennai girl's coming-of-age tale with a dose of cricket

Published on 5th January 2021
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The future of cultural spaces: How will events and performances look like in 2021? 

The lockdown completely stopped professional engagements for the artists. Their slim earnings came to a full halt. This has lessons for many. The founder of Hyderabad's Lamakaan highlights them 

Published on 2nd January 2021
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E-Canteen Fundas: Don’t let the group do all the talking for you

Pro Tip: Groups influence your views. Be aware, question assumptions and verify facts to make better decisions

Published on 2nd January 2021
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We do not have enough good translators to make Malayalam literature go global: Benyamin 

The Sahitya Akademi Award-winning author of Goat Days was in conversation with author and academician Lijeesh Kumar 

Published on 21st December 2020
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e-Canteen Fundas: Why confirmation bias should be avoided at all times to seek out the real truth 

Pro Tip: Watch for confirmation bias while making decisions. Explore all possibilities that can trip you up and decide

Published on 20th December 2020

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