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Air pollution may up risk of neurological disorders: Study

For the study, published in the journal The Lancet Planetary Health, the research team analysed the link between fine particulate (PM2.5) pollution and neurodegenerative diseases in the US

Published on 20th October 2020
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Survey suggests men, women perceive COVID dangers differently, consistent with why women-led countries doing better

This behavioural factor contributes to substantial gender differences in mortality and is consistent with women-led countries responding more effectively to the pandemic

Published on 18th October 2020
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Will not be able to implement OBC reservation for medical students this year, Centre tells SC

The Union Government told the Supreme Court that it would not be able to implement the 50 percent reservation for the OBCs this year

Published on 15th October 2020
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From today, the world will be devoid of Malayalam's last Mahakavi: A tribute to Akkitham

The Jnanpith laureate died in Thrissur on October 15. A recipient of Padma Shri and the Ezhuthachan Award, he was 94

Published on 15th October 2020
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How this PT teacher from Hyderabad is cycling around South India with #FitIndia as his mission 

The fact that this PT teacher bikes around to spread awareness is not new, but what's forever new is his spirit to do more. We strike up a conversation with him to understand his drive and passion
 

Published on 14th October 2020
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Was Japalpur med student's suicide caused by caste-linked harassment?

The post graduate medical student from Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Medical College in Jabalpur was found hanging on October 1

Published on 12th October 2020
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Why every school kid must visit the Experient Science Lab in Bengaluru

Virendra Paliwal, Founder of Experiment Science Labs, tells us why Science education through experiments matters in changing their perspective towards the subject

Published on 12th October 2020
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Why Dalits and the underprivileged in India have built-in barriers to accessing mental health care

Mental healthcare even for so-called privileged communities is dismal, so one can only shudder to imagine what it must be for those from non-privileged backgrounds

Published on 11th October 2020
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Virtual sessions to teach La Liga Football Schools' students how it is like to play against Lionel Messi

Students of La Liga Football Schools will get an opportunity to understand the technical and institutional session with experts from La Liga clubs such as Real Betis, Sevilla FC, and Celta de Vigo

Published on 9th October 2020
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Why three Chennai artists decided to start their own version of the famous Inktober art challenge on Instagram

After much controversy surrounding Inktober, three Chennai artists started #MadrasInktober — their tribute to the city and its many colours. This is what happened when they got their creative hit

Published on 7th October 2020
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How these two law students are helping youth in UP's remote villages to prepare for government exams

Jatin Lalit, a law student at Galgotias University, Noida, speaks to us about their in setting up a community library in UP's Cheruia village

Published on 7th October 2020
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Women from disadvantaged social groups at greater risk of gender-based violence: UN in India

In a statement, the UN in India said it is essential that authorities ensure the perpetrators are brought to justice speedily and families are empowered to seek timely justice, social support etc

Published on 5th October 2020
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Finding indiscreet charm within the short film 'The Discreet Charm of the Savarnas'

The latest short film presented by Pa Ranjith and released his Neelam Productions has been getting wide acclaim and love on social media — and is a film everyone should watch

Published on 29th September 2020
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Are micro-classrooms the answer to restarting physical classes as COVID cases refuse to descend?

Children’s book writer Vizhiyan and social activist Senthamil Selvan have a model that could be used as an alternative

Published on 29th September 2020
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How Iyan Karthikeyan is using YouTube and hard research to take on India's fake news factories

Iyan Karthikeyan, who runs YouTurn, a YouTube channel through which he dispels fake news talks about the challenges this initiative throws at him

Published on 23rd September 2020

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