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Here is how you get through the many confusing words in English

We all have had situations when we were confused with certain words, here we discuss how to avoid those confusions and deliver sentences without mistakes 

Published on 28th February 2017
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Read all about it: Balaknama is a newspaper that's run entirely by and for street kids in Delhi

In an age when print is becoming increasingly scarce, Delhi-based Balaknama, supported by the NGO CHETNA is probably the only newspaper in the world that's run by street kids

Published on 24th February 2017
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Only three colleges are dissenting, all others are preparing for exams, says Prakash Javadekar hitting out at DU, JNU

Taking a swipe at the anti-ABVP agitators in New Delhi, Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar said that almost every other college student was doing "their duty" and not wasting taxpayers' money

Published on 3rd March 2017
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Kalidasa is an ancient poet with a modern perspective: Mani Rao

An interesting take on ancient wisdom and modern knowledge and it's relevance in today's world, discusses Mani Rao, Valson Thampu and Sudha Seshayyan 

Published on 4th March 2017
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Getting 99 pc does not ensure that you will make a committed doctor, says CMC director

Dr Sunil Thomas Chandy, Director of CMC, opens up about why they have been asking the government to rethink their merit-only philosophy with NEET and rues that this has led to

Published on 13th March 2017
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Admission alert! How about BA in Public Policy with embedded IAS Coaching?

UPES offers B.A in Public Policy with embedded IAS Coaching

 

Published on 16th March 2017
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If there aren't enough jobs, there will soon be bloodshed, warns  R Sarathkumar

AISMK President R Sarathkumar talks about how FDI, a more modern education system and stricter laws are the only way to ensure the youth of today don't end up revolting when the jobs dry up

Published on 16th 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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'Report says 36% of Indian companies and 25% among MNCs are not compliant with the Sexual Harassment Act, 2013'

Kirthi Jayakumar, founder of The Red Elephant Foundation talks about the laws in India for sexual harassment and her upcoming workshop on preventing it at the workplace

Published on 24th March 2017
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‘Public policy studies is the next big thing for students'

Shaurya Doval, co-founder of India Foundation talks on how policy formulation can be a good career option in the future

Published on 24th March 2017
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Loo and behold: Meet the US student who's been staying in UP's remotest villages for five years to build 'one toilet at a time'

Since 2012, Marta Vanduzer-Snow, a PhD student from the US, has been building toilets in the most backward villages of UP. Despite all the turmoil and general mistrust, she's managed to cut the stink

Published on 2nd April 2017
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Malayalam mandate: Here's why CBSE and ICSE twelfth graders don't want to study Malayalam in their 'crunch years' 

Now that the state has passed an ordinance to make Malayalam mandatory for students in all boards across the board, CBSE and ICSE students and teachers are in a familiar fix

Published on 11th April 2017
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Revenge porn drives DU student to suicide: Here's what you need to do online and at the police station to ensure obscene pics of you don't go viral

With an increasing number of women falling prey  to cyber crimes like morphing and stalking, we take a look at how and why you can yank that content online, and bring the culprits to book offline

Published on 13th April 2017
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Transgenders from anywhere in the world will find a place to study at Tirunelveli's MSU: VC K Baskar talks about the two transgenders who prompted this revolution

The varsity will offer up to 830 seats for transgenders across all their courses and there will be a fee waiver for them. The funds will come from a corpus that has been set up by the VC 
 

Published on 20th April 2017
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JNUSU and ABVP find rare unity and protest together against seat cuts after JNU says they are starting admissions as per new UGC norms

After the Court ruled that JNU will also follow the UGC norms in admission, massive seat cuts for their MPhil and doctoral programmes were announced — JNUSU and ABVP are now up in arms. Together

Published on 10th May 2017

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