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BMC allows various education boards to conduct exams in Mumbai

The BMS has now decided to permitted the boards to conduct their examinations, as not doing so could result in loss of a year for students

Published on 13th January 2021
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Mumbai mayor to hold online drawing competition for kids to mark Bal Thackeray's birth anniversary

Pednekar held a meeting on Tuesday and asked BMC officials to give wide publicity to the competition so that children participate in it in big numbers

Published on 23rd December 2020
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Mumbai-based Academy for Earth Sustainability conducts meaningful activities for school students that bring them closer to nature

Building playgrounds from waste, developing a mini biodiversity patch, cooking with solar power, connecting with adivasis and many other activities sets Academy for Earth Sustainability apart

Published on 25th November 2020
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Schools in Mumbai to remain closed till December 31 in view of rising COVID cases 

Schools in other cities of Maharashtra can reopen as per schedule taking into account local conditions and the prevailing pandemic situation, an official said

Published on 20th November 2020
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This Mumbai foundation is improving English language proficiency among govt school children, teachers. Here's how

Pehlay Akshar's primary focus is to help children learn creatively through creating safe learning spaces and equip them with skills for the future. We find out more

Published on 13th November 2020
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Why this AR/VR immersive training, offered by this start-up by NIT-W alums, is like no other

Soumyaranjan was born and brought up in Bhubaneswar. Anirban pursued his Bachelor's in Mechanical Engineering and is 25 and Abhinav is 25 too and pursued Civil Engineering. Check out their story  

Published on 2nd September 2020
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Mumbai may be heading to herd immunity: Experts' report

The recovery rate in Mumbai is 73 per cent while the doubling rate has climbed to 69 days. So far, BMC has done over 4.85 lakh tests and the overall growth from July 20 to July 26 is 1.03 per cent

Published on 29th July 2020
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WHO acknowledges Dharavi's success over fighting the deadly COVID-19 pandemic

WHO Director-General Tedros A. Ghebreyesus, at a press conference late on Friday, referred to the achievements made in the Dharavi among other similar examples globally

Published on 11th July 2020
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Mental health matters: Why Young India is depressed and anxious about life in a post-COVID world

While mental health is still stigmatised in a society like ours, it is important that we address the elephant in the room —anxiety, stress, depression, paranoia that has been on a significant rise

Published on 25th June 2020
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How this 26-year-old meme-maker went on to counsel COVID patients in Mumbai

Balram Vishwakarma, who was born and brought up in the City of Dreams and studied at Mumbai University, felt like the best way he can give back was to help people talk about how they are feeling 

Published on 4th June 2020
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Payal Tadvi suicide: Medical college confirms caste harassment, police arrest all three doctors

The 23-year-old doctor's family had repeatedly requested the administration to take action against the three doctors being blamed for Payal Tadvi's death

Published on 29th May 2019
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Meet Mumbai's 'Miss Manual' who is helping children with disabilities get access to education 

Urmi Foundation in Mumbai has adopted six BMC special schools and has seven community schools, and supports more than 1,000 beneficiaries

Published on 6th August 2017
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Shut because they didn't have any students, BMC wants to convert 35 Marathi schools to English and reopen them

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation is planning to restart 35 schools with English as the medium of instruction

Published on 11th July 2017
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Zakir Naik's school in Mumbai illegal, says Government

The BMC's region education inspector B.B. Chavan, in a letter issued yesterday, stated that no school can run without the No Objection Certificate of the local governing body

Published on 15th June 2017

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