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What did we achieve? Here's why Dr S Janakarajan is tired of inaction after decades of climate campaign

Prof Janakarajan did his Post-Doctoral work at the Cornell University and has been a visiting professor at the Oxford University. He is a dedicated climate warrior who continues to bat for the cause 

Published on 23rd March 2020
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Water Warriors: Communities can change the picture of current water crisis across India. Here's how

 Annapurna Kamath speaks about their journey towards restoration of Jakkur lake which has become the talk of the town and a model to study for government agencies and educational institutions

Published on 16th March 2020
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Amazon rainforest may collapse within decades if critical point of destruction is reached: UK study

The scientists explained that ecosystems made up of a no of interacting species, rather than those dominated by one single species, may be more stable and take longer to shift to alternative states

Published on 11th March 2020
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Meet the Coimbatore scientist who just had a species of grass from Rajasthan named after him

C Kunhikannan, born in Kerala's Kasargod, presently heads the committee for rehabilitation and reclamation plan for iron ore mines in three districts of Karnataka 

Published on 2nd March 2020
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These three engineers' platform can help the specially-abled and LGBTQ community get employment

The trio emerged as the grand prize winner of the Launchpad Global Start-up Business Plan Competition 'Ground Reality' held at BITS Pilani in Hyderabad. Around 300 start-ups had participated 

Published on 26th February 2020
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How parenting helped this Kerala couple create clothing that helps the differently-abled really MOVE

Joe and Murielle Ikareth used clothes design and movement therapy to support their daughter and have now extended it for the general public through a clothing line tailored to their needs

Published on 21st February 2020
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55-year-old Institute of Defence Studies and Analyses to be renamed after late BJP Leader Manohar Parrikar

An autonomous body under the Ministry of Defence, IDSA was established as a registered society in New Delhi in 1965

Published on 18th February 2020
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My government is ensuring development happens without harming environment: PM Modi

The Prime Minister also said that India is one of the few countries whose actions are compliant with the Paris Agreement goals

Published on 17th February 2020
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Delhi's My Safetipin App is telling women which streets are unsafe to be on. Here's how

Founder of My Safetipin app, Dr Kalpana Viswanath tells Edex how the app is making the streets of Indian cities safer for women and what more can be done with it

 

Published on 4th February 2020
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IISc to start a Green Skill Development Programme for engineering students

The programme endeavours to develop green-skilled workers having technical knowledge and commitment to sustainable development

Published on 4th February 2020
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Why Dipak Natali would love to see more Indian youngsters in the Special Olympics

President and MD of Special Olympics (Asia Pacific Region), Dipak Natali speaks about inclusivity in health and sports for the specially-abled and how their stories have always inspired him

Published on 31st January 2020
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Tired of Twinkle Twinkle Little Star? Kutuki can help your kids get Indian rhymes

Sneha Sundaram, Founder of Kutuki speaks about their app specially developed for preschool kids and how it helps them develop language and soft skills. The rhymes are available in four languages
 

Published on 22nd January 2020
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How this Kerala college managed to go 100% green will give you #SustainabilityGoals

This is how Rajagiri College of Social Sciences has managed to walk the talk when it comes to sustainability and conservation on campus

Published on 22nd January 2020
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The Anand Neelakantan Interview: Let children pick up morals from our mythology themselves

Popular author Anand Neelakantan to understand his inclination towards mythological characters like Duryodhana and Ravana, and why they are relevant in today’s times

Published on 20th January 2020
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We should stop blindly aping the Western ways of education, adapt to India's needs: Sonam Wangchuk, the innovative educator from Ladakh

Sonam was pursuing engineering as a mechanical engineer and was also teaching students to support his education, but that took him on a journey that became his life

Published on 8th January 2020

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