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#Aintnocinderella: Meet the women who managed to make an unorganised social campaign go viral   

They were trolled, threatened and even bullied. But they don't seem to care as long as their social media posts are reaching the right people   

Published on 10th August 2017
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#IndiaIndependenceDay: Tweet customised Ashoka Chakra emoji to mark I-Day

Twitter continues to celebrate Indian culture with customised Twitter initiatives for Independence Day, Diwali, Republic Day, among other key milestones and events for Indians across the world

Published on 14th August 2019
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#PhDMeToo: Research scholars start #MeToo campaign to call out guides who harassed them

The campaign that was kickstarted by IISER researcher Sachin Batar on July 3, is using the hashtag #PhDMeToo and is urging researchers to come forward with their stories

Published on 3rd July 2019
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#StopHindiImposition: CPI(M)'s Tamil Nadu wing also joins the bandwagon

In a press meet held in Dharmapuri, K Balakrishnan, CPI(M) Tamil Nadu state secretary condemned the Central Government's 

Published on 3rd June 2019
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#StopHindiImposition: Will the next anti-Hindi war be fought in cyberspace?

Many South Indians, especially from Tamil Nadu have taken to social media to protest against the National Draft Committee's recommendation of a three-language system ins schools

Published on 2nd June 2019
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'Men need to start talking about menstrual hygiene. Period!' believes Urmila Chanam

A bike rally will be held at India Gate in Delhi to bring changes in the policy for rural India about menstrual hygiene

Published on 5th August 2018
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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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  Over two lakh students tense as MHRD and MCI spar over whether they can write NEET

The MCI had announced that NIOS students will not have the chance to appear for NEET as they are not on "par" with regular students

Published on 24th January 2018
Economics

+2 Student asks Delhi HC to make CBSE re-evaluate her Economics Paper, 'sympathetic' judge asks CBSE to compile previous rulings directing re-evaluation

Though the CBSE has stopped allowing students to apply for re-evaluation of papers and giving them photocopies of the corrected sheets, the Delhi HC appears to be mulling over this case

Published on 13th June 2017
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15-year-old girl knocks on Rajasthan CM Gehlot's door to get protection from child-marriage

The girl hailing from state's Tonk district, reached out to him at Gehlot's Jan Sunwai (Public grievance hearing meeting) on Monday to narrate her ordeal

Published on 22nd October 2019
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16 out of 21 TN parties oppose 10 percent reservation for economically weaker sections, say it is against social justice

Interestingly, the five parties that expressed support range between the two extremes of political spectrum – the BJP, Congress, CPI(M), TMC and Puthiya Tamizhagam

Published on 9th July 2019
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18 Till I Die: Why TN getting a new Governor may only delay Anna University's chances of getting a Vice-Chancellor, after 18 months without a head

Eighteen months after the last VC relinquished charge, the governing varsity for almost every engineering college in Tamil Nadu is languishing without a head. And the strain is beginning to show

Published on 4th October 2017
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36 percent become doctors just to make money, 40 percent regret profession because of lifelong reading: Study

The study also found that about 36 percent students want to become doctors primarily to make money and a majority –over per 82 cent students opted to pursue MBBS out of self-interest 

Published on 28th October 2018

50 per cent rise in children from EWS studying in private schools: Javadekar

Due to numerous schemes, policies and Acts, the number of students from economically weaker sections has increased dramatically in just 4 years

Published on 4th January 2019

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