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Learning the English language: Here are some of the gender-sensitive usages explained

The word ‘shero’ is commonly used these days. The word ‘hero’ is used to refer to a man who is admired for his courage, outstanding achievements or noble qualities

Published on 27th January 2020
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I call our leaders to take action: Licypriya Kangujam, 8-year-old climate change activist from Manipur

Licypriya also wants the world's children and youngsters to claim rights over the climate crises as they are the future generation

Published on 9th January 2020
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Words of the year 2019: Oxford Dictionary names 'climate emergency', Cambridge selects 'upcycling'

The term ‘climate strike’ is synonymous with 16-year-old Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg. She became a globally recognised climate activist for her ‘Fridays for Future’ movement

Published on 30th 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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Learning should be aptitude-based, not merely to run in the rat race: Madhav Deo Saraswat, Scindia School

The head of a boarding school for boys in Gwalior, he speaks to us about the importance of inculcating culture through education and more

Published on 12th October 2019
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Meet the group that is using Instagram to amp up climate strikes in Chennai

The Chennai Chapter of Fridays for Future is spearheading climate strikes and discussions on environment conservation using an Instagram handle

 

Published on 8th October 2019
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Being Greta Thunberg: How Bengaluru's young climate warriors are actually pretty eco-savvy already

Why do we need to start acting today to save Earth? Some of the youngsters who are working for the cause of climate change speak about the changes they have adopted to reduce the carbon footprint

Published on 2nd October 2019
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This Kerala designer kickstarted a campaign to help young followers of Greta Thunberg live a greener life

Titled For A Greta Cause, the guidelines range from using cloth bags and ink pens. Most options are economical too

Published on 26th September 2019
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Greta Thunberg wins Right Livelihood award, the Swedish 'alternative Nobel Prize'

Last Friday, an estimated four million-plus people took to the streets in over 150 countries to join the "Global Climate Strike" protest

Published on 25th September 2019
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The Greta Thunbergs of Chennai: Why children in the city are skipping school and striking for the planet  

Following Greta Thunberg's call for Global Action on Climate Change, children in the city are gearing up to do their part. These are those kids

 

Published on 24th September 2019
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16 child petitioners including Greta Thunberg sue UN member states for lack of govt action on climate crisis

The Third Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child is a voluntary mechanism which allows children or adults on their behalf to appeal directly to the UN for help

Published on 24th September 2019
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Meet Abhirami Manohar, the high school student who is spearheading Kochi's Climate Strike

Abhirami Manohar, one of the main school student-activists behind Kochi's climate strike, tells us about the idea behind the students' movement

Published on 19th 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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