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Climate change must be integrated into school curriculum, say climate justice activists

According to a WEF report, countries like Cambodia, Dominican Republic, Colombia and Argentina have integrated climate change into the school curriculum

Published on 16th November 2022
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Delhi: Primary schools to reopen from November 9 as AQI improves marginally

The central committee on Air Quality Management on Sunday, November 6 removed the GRAP-IV restrictions from Delhi and the National Capital Region

Published on 7th November 2022
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Close schools immediately, demand parents and environmentalists as Delhi’s air quality turns ‘severe’

The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) too has asked the Delhi government to shut schools till air quality in the national capital improves

Published on 3rd November 2022
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Why is NCERT removing crucial chapters on climate change from school textbooks?

A group of teachers have now demanded that the chapters be reinstated and students be taught the 'complexities of the climate crisis' in schools

Published on 9th July 2022
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One-of-a-kind tree audit at Jadavpur University helps maintain green cover on campus

The drive first began three years ago and is led by the Botany department that issues death certificates to trees in order to keep count

Published on 7th July 2022
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Free menstrual cups for adolescent girls in Karnataka? Here's what the Health and Medical Edu Minister said

After the pilot in Chamarajanagara and Dakshina Kannada districts, the Government of Karnataka hopes to provide menstrual cups to all women in the state 

Published on 7th July 2022
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Environment conservation to be included in school curriculum, says Kerala General Edu Minister

He was speaking at the inauguration of the World Environment Day programme jointly organised by The New Indian Express (TNIE) and Indian Oil Corporation (IOC)

Published on 6th June 2022
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IIT Madras is now a step closer in understanding environmental-friendly bio-cement from bacteria

Cement production is one of the most CO2 emitting industries. Developing alternative sustainable process for manufacturing cement to reduce emissions is very important

Published on 30th April 2022
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JNU: 13 burglaries in 3 years. Teachers lash out against "unsafe" environment

The JNUTA has demanded the immediate replacement of the varsity's security agency and has held it responsible for the burglaries

Published on 30th March 2022
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It's 'Aboat Time' we save our lake: Here's the mission 15-year old Renee George has embarked on in Bengaluru

Renee's project is a part of the Future Leaders Program by the 1M1B Foundation that mobilises youngsters to work in the fields of climate change, environment, education and health

Published on 12th March 2022
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J&K LG Manoj Sinha promises interactive environment for students as schools reopen

Sinha was speaking at this month's episode of 'Awaam Ki Awaaz', which he dedicated to the youth of the Union Territory. The radio programme was aired on All India Radio

Published on 21st February 2022
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Bombay HC asks Maha govt to reply to suo moto plea on girls who cross a dam, walk through forest to get to school

It was last month that a division bench headed by Justice PB Varale took cognizance of a news article on these children hailing from Khirvandi village of Maharashtra's Satara district

Published on 18th February 2022
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Onus on educational institutions to create environment for problem-solving, says US teen innovator Gitanjali Rao

The youngster has been promoting the participation of young girls in STEM, and was recognised by the US Consulate General, Chennai on International Day of Women and Girls in Science

Published on 12th February 2022
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Banaras Hindu University resumes offline classes for select programmes. Details inside 

Final year classes of select programmes will be held offline with immediate effect while for remaining years, classes begin from February 21

Published on 11th February 2022
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These Israeli researchers might be able to tell whether you are COVID positive from a simple eye exam

The TFI device is a non-invasive piece of medical equipment designed to simultaneously measure the mucins

Published on 4th February 2022

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