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With fossilised accessories, Amrita Giriraj's Alankaara is helping craftsmen from Kanyakumari stay afloat

We speak to Amrita Giriraj to find out about her brand of fossilised jewellery and accessories, and how it helps craftsmen from Kanyakumari earn a livelihood

Published on 23rd June 2020
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IIT Mandi team develops infusion technology for herbs in the mid-Himalayan region to help farmers

The team at the institute's Botanical Garden and Medicinal Plant Lab analysed various herbs growing in the mid-Himalayan region in and around the villages surrounding IIT Mandi

Published on 19th June 2020
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The Bachendri Pal interview: Recalling how she braved odds to climb the mighty Mount Everest 

Bachendri Pal, the first Indian woman to scale the Mount Everest, takes us down memory lane to narrate instances from her childhood, developing a mountaineering spirit to serve people and help out

Published on 6th June 2020
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China has little respect for India's long-standing efforts to freeze the status quo: US think tank 

The current Sino-India border crisis has revealed that China has little respect for India's long-standing efforts to freeze status quo along its frontiers, a top US observer on South Asia has claimed

Published on 6th June 2020
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Sikkim reports first COVID case: 25-year-old student who returned from Delhi

The student was living in Delhi to prepare for UPSC examinations but returned to the state by bus along with a few others last week

Published on 24th May 2020
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COVID-19 Pandemic: Dalai Lama to reach out to followers online

Those interested can watch the live webcast of the teachings and listen to them in Tibetan, English, Chinese and other languages on the official websites and Facebook pages of the Dalai Lama

Published on 8th May 2020
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Nepal health centres, schools await reconstruction five years after quake

Five years after the deadly disaster, Nepal's government is still struggling to ensure funds for the reconstruction projects

Published on 25th April 2020
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You can now win a free vacation in Darjeeling by staying at home during lockdown. Here's how

The aim of this 21-day challenge is to support the three-week lockdown in the public interest and also to motivate the countrymen to stay at home safely

Published on 31st March 2020
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This man in Bengaluru has been giving refuge to stranded Tibetans during the lockdown 

Tashi Wangdu, a Tibetan based in Bengaluru has been accomodating stranded Tibetans in his guest house, and also delivering food packets to nearby slum dwellers

Published on 30th March 2020
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CSIR lab in Himachal Pradesh develops bio hand-sanitiser with natural flavours to battle Corona

The development of hand sanitiser is very timely considering the current stupendous rise in demand of a genuine product for preventive measure against Coronavirus

Published on 20th March 2020
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Meet Vaibhav Aiwale, an engineer from Mumbai who has scaled lofty peaks to hoist chains of the Indian flag

Vaibhav Aiwale, a 36-year-old chemical engineer from Mumbai, tells us about his passion for mountaineering and why he would continue with it

Published on 17th March 2020
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IIT Mandi to set up Technology Innovation Hub for entrepreneurship, skill development and more

IIT Mandi to establish a new cell that will focus on human-computer interaction, entrepreneurship, human resource and  skill development 

Published on 11th March 2020
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School built in Nepal with Indian government's grant of NPR 39.57 million opens it's door for children today

Aiselubhume Secondary School, affiliated to the National Examination Board, Government of Nepal, was established in 1990. The school provides quality education to nearly 637 students

Published on 10th February 2020
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Undiscovered Indian literary treasure: 95% of ancient manuscripts not yet translated

About 95% of the estimated 40 million manuscripts that India has floating around today has not been translated yet, said Bibek Debroy, economist and author at the ThinkEdu Conclave 2020

Published on 8th January 2020
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Meet this Coimbatore engineer turned farmer who travels the country when he's not farming 

A 28-year-old farmer, Balaji Suresh spends a dedicated four months working hard on his farm at Coimbatore and then, kicks back the rest of the year, exploring new places on his trusty Himalayan

Published on 1st January 2020

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