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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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#WomComMatters: Meet the woman who's trying to get the Telangana State Women's Commission up and running

Spurthi Kolipaka from Hyderabad and her team is campaigning for the Telangana State Women's Commission to get a chairperson and start to take up the responsibilities that they have been allotted 

Published on 9th April 2020
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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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'Work from home' job searches see a 377 per cent spike from Feb to May, says report

Job postings for work from home have also seen an increase of 168 per cent, while 53 per cent of employees would also consider taking a pay cut in order to have access to remote working options

Published on 24th May 2020
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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
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 From being a group of SRM students, how NGO Thuvakkam is now taking Politics and Eco Policy to Govt school kids

Started as a student initiative, Tamil Nadu-based NGO Thuvakkam is now creating impactful citizens out of school children with their classes and intuitive programmes

Published on 5th February 2020
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+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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10,000 medical seats robbed from OBCs in last 3 years: MPs, Academics sign statement condemning denial of reservation

The signatories pointed out the irony in the government's efficiency in creating over 5k seats for the EWS quota but failing to do the same for the OBCs

 

Published on 3rd June 2020
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13 Reasons Why this activist is urging the Tamil Nadu govt to oppose NEP 2020

The activist has written to Chief Minister Edapaddi K Palaniswamy as to why he believes the NEP is ‘unconstitutional’ and why TN would be undoing a lot of its progress by implementing it

Published on 10th August 2020

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