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This fisherman from Kasimedu, Chennai is going about the city cleaning beaches and extracting plastic from the ocean

Vinoth Kutta Maran tells us why we need to preserve our oceans and the dangers that await the environment and our natural balance if humankind chooses to ignore the warning signs

Published on 21st June 2019
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Odia boys Soumya Ranjan Biswal and Dilip Kumar Biswal are on a mission to protect the threatened habitat of Olive Ridley turtles

The number of Olive Ridleys visiting Odisha for nesting has been dwindling over the past few years inform the duo and they are doing all they can to stop the downward spiral 

Published on 20th June 2019
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Guardians of the Coastline: How Pooja Kumar helps fisherfolk access the resources they need to fight for nature's rights

Pooja's team doesn't initiate campaigns but they help the fishing communities by providing them with enough support by collecting evidence, accessing information and giving them legal help

Published on 17th June 2019
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Meet the fisherman who's saving our turtles from being injured by trawlers

Pugalarasan talks to Prajanma Das about his journey from being a fisherman to a marine conservationist who has taken a pledge to save and tend to turtles

Published on 17th June 2019
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He's not one to 'fish' for compliments but Saravanan has surely mapped his way into people's hearts

Saravanan, a fisherman, does something that is a first in Chennai — he designs maps of coastal areas and fishing communities

Published on 17th June 2019
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Frames and the flame within: How Ramnath Chandrasekhar is making children commune with nature again

Nature educator Ramnath Chandrasekhar tells us why it's important for schools to include environment education in their curriculum and how it can make the world a better place

Published on 10th June 2019
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Why Murthy wants every lifeform in the Eastern Ghats to rest easy

Murthy Kantimahanti from Visakhapatnam feels that the Eastern Ghats and the wildlife there deserve our attention. We get the details about his Eastern Ghats Wildlife Society 

Published on 10th June 2019
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What the fish: Meet Divya Karnad, whose fishploration visits will redefine the way you eat fish

Dr Divya Karnad, a Future of Nature winner and co-founder of InSeason Fish is going all out to teach people about sustainable fishing and consumption — so that nature will continue to support us

Published on 29th March 2019
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Worried your kids are spending too much time on the internet? Log on to scooldudes.com and let them learn while they surf

Scooldudes.com is an afterschool hangout for kids that has a range of interesting activities that help hone life skills

Published on 11th March 2019
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How Rekha Karthikeyan, the first licensed fisherwoman in the country traverses the roughest oceans and circumstances

Rekha Karthikeyan opens up about fighting for acceptance and survival even after the widespread recognition that she received

Published on 6th February 2019
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Tame your FOMO : Here are a few words that you must definitely know today

Have you come across these expressions: echo chamber, clickbait, binge-watch, youthquake, and FOMO (Fear of missing out)?

Published on 7th January 2019
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Surviving the Tsunami: Why Nagapattinam's survivors will never leave their town - or their ocean

On the 14th anniversary of the Indian Ocean earthquake that caused that horrific tsunami, we visit the historic coastal town to find out how the survivors had moved on - if they even had

Published on 26th December 2018
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Meet the Odiya Malayali: Migrant labourer scores 100 per cent marks in Kerala literacy exam

Mudad Revathi had been learning Malayalam for some time under the state-wide 'Changathi' programme

Published on 11th December 2018
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Kanyakumari boys exorcise ghost of Ockhi by emptying piggy banks for Kerala

Two young boys from the community donated their entire piggy banks to the cause, parents say as a fishermen community they felt they had to do something

Published on 22nd August 2018
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Abhaya Simha's Tulu adaptation of Macbeth bags him a second National Film Award

Shakespeare wrote 'What’s done cannot be undone’, but Abhaya Simha proves that it can be redone with his National Award-winning film, Paddayi

Published on 5th May 2018

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