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English Blues: What do the words ‘scanty’ and ‘sketchy’ mean in a sentence?

The word ‘toolkit’ has been used frequently recently ever since Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg through her tweets voiced solidarity with the protesting Indian farmers

Published on 27th February 2021
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Govt is focused on terrorising brave young people for speaking the truth: Activists, academics slam Disha Ravi's arrest

The 21-year-old climate activist was picked up by the Delhi Police on the afternoon of February 13 from Bengaluru, for allegedly editing a 'toolkit' for farmers' protest, shared by Greta Thunberg

Published on 15th February 2021
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Advocate Nikita Jacob approaches Bombay HC for transit bail in Greta's toolkit case

Greta Thunberg, a teen climate activist, had shared the toolkit to lend her support to the farmers' agitation near Delhi borders against the Centre's three agri laws

Published on 15th February 2021
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What the FAQ: What is an international incident, can Rihanna's tweet on farmers' protest be classified as one?

Pop singer Rihanna's tweet on Tuesday linked to a news story about the internet blockade at the farmers' protest sites in and around New Delhi

Published on 4th February 2021
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Climate change activists from across the world tweet in support of postponement of NEET, JEE

Yesterday, Greta Thunberg, who was a favourite to win the Nobel Peace Prize last year tweeted out her support for the students

Published on 26th August 2020
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World has come to a standstill, exams should be postponed for a while: Sonu Sood support students protesting against NEET and JEE 

He is the latest in the line of prominent personalities, which includes the likes of Greta Thunberg, Chetan Bhagat and Subramanian Swamy to have supported students in their plea

Published on 26th August 2020
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Greta Thunberg donates funds to fight Amazon COVID-19 spread

It will be the first donation to come from a $1.14 million windfall Thunberg received for being awarded the Gulbenkian Prize for Humanity. She said she was "extremely honoured" to receive the award

Published on 21st July 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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People betting big on Greta Thunberg to win the Nobel Peace Prize this year

Last year, the honour of the Nobel Peace Prize went to two champions of the fight against sexual violence, Congolese rape surgeon Denis Mukwege and Yazidi campaigner Nadia Murad

Published on 3rd October 2019
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Slow Clap: Why Greta Thunberg needs to give up on her dreams ASAP

The 16-year-old is battling conspiracy theories and name-calling along with climate change. She should give it all up and just Netflix and chill

Published on 28th September 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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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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Australian students participate in mass climate protests

Organisers said the students were inspired by Greta Thunberg, a 15-year-old girl in Sweden who has undertaken similar protests

Published on 30th November 2018

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