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In the good books of Google for her doodle

Nitika Gadura’s doodle made her one of the winners of Google’s Web Rangers competition

Published on 27th February 2017
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Nearly one lakh school dropouts in Meghalaya in 4 years

Poor economy, domestic issues and migration are hiking the dropout rate in schools in Meghalaya, according to the state government 

Published on 20th March 2017
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Jharkhand schools to receive tabs soon

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das promises tablets to students and teachers of Jharkhand in order to equip them with connectivity in these changing times

Published on 21st March 2017
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JNU loses ability to help 'backward' students with deprivation points: Students threaten 'complete shutdown'

The concept of awarding deprivation points for students from backward areas was devised by the students union under Prakash Karat in 1974. JNU was the sole institute to have this system 

Published on 23rd March 2017
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Meet Mahalakshmi who convinced scores of tribal children to attend school. The hills are truly alive with her music

K Mahalakshmi, a teacher at the Government Tribal Residential Middle School, Arasavalli talks about how the school was empty 11 years ago when she arrived, but it has since transform

Published on 29th May 2017
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The residents of a tiny hamlet in Odisha are indebted to this Goa girl for changing their lives. Here's why

Even though Ninoshka Dsilva lives in Goa now, her heart remains in Koinpur, a remote village. Read on to find out more about this young teacher’s journey to the hamlet

Published on 31st May 2017
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Here's how STEM Labs set up in Telangana will stem sinking numbers of girls in Science streams

Schools in Telangana will have STEM labs that will renew the focus on Maths and Science in a big way, despite fears that the IT sector will take a tumble in the years to come

Published on 13th June 2017
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Government forms special group to turn Kashmir into Kerala: To submit report on how to achieve full literacy within the year 

Kashmir government organises workforce to realise the dream of full literacy by the end of 2017

Published on 13th June 2017
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SAP India launches 'Code Unnati' to impart digital literacy

The initiative is a multi-year collaboration to impart digital literacy and drive employment-led software skills development for the underprivileged

Published on 15th June 2017
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The Big Little Award invites nominations for its second edition 

The award honours the contribution of Indian authors and illustrators to children's literature

Published on 20th June 2017
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ISRO head Kasturirangan; former IAS officer K J Alphonse Kanamthanam and more in the nine-member panel of the New Education Policy

A nine-member panel, formed by the HRD Ministry, will give a new form to India's education policy 

Published on 26th June 2017
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Educating young minds: This NGO takes initiatives to help the lesser privileged in India 

Global child development organisation, ChildFund empowers children by providing an integrated package of evidence-based programmes

Published on 14th July 2017
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Introducing the desi Wolf of Wall Street: Vaibhav Pachisia   

That's right, meet Vaibhav Pachisia who started investing before you started college 

Published on 17th July 2017
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NCERT books to be available for all schools soon: Anil Swarup

NCERT books will be made available to students of all public and private schools for providing relief from buying them at steep prices

Published on 25th July 2017
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5.88 crore learners pass basic literacy assessment and certified as literate: Human Resource Development Ministry

Human Resource Development minister Prakash Javadekar said in the House that under Saakshar Bharat programme, around 7.92 crore learners appeared under basic literacy assessment

Published on 31st July 2017

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