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This Odia art teacher's short film is about a theatre director's struggle to keep the stage relevant in an OTT-obsessed world

The film Mahanataka attempts to revive the love for Indian classical drama in the hearts of one and all. Director Vishal Patnaik takes us all through the making of this film and his thoughts about it

Published on 1st July 2020
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Government school medical aspirants left in the lurch, as NEET coaching yet to re-start

Government school teachers were engaged in 'election duty', disabling them from continuing the classes. The students have so far received training for only a little over 3 months, in total

Published on 23rd January 2020
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Tamil Nadu students won't forgo Pongal holiday, PM's speech postponed to Jan 22

The HRD Ministry claimed in a statement that "a lot of excitement and enthusiasm is being seen among the students, teachers and parents to not participate in the unique event'

Published on 2nd January 2020
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Panai Sathish believes our Tamil culture is in our Palms, here's how he's conserving them

Since 2016, Sathish has had a prefix to his name, he's called 'Panai' Sathish. Panai, is the Tamil word for palmyra and Sathish has planted over 80,000 of them across Chennai.

Published on 17th June 2019
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The Green Protocol Programme lists a set of wonder rules that have helped keep Kerala clean

Here's how the Suchitwa Mission's programme has managed to clean up Kerala with the help of the state's students

Published on 8th May 2019
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Govt schools in Tamil Nadu stay shut as teachers' strike enters third day

This is the longest unofficial holiday the government school students are enjoying as the schools remain shut even after the Pongal holidays

Published on 23rd January 2019
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Govt schools shut since Pongal as teachers in Tamil Nadu go on indefinite strike

The revenue departments of the districts were also affected as majority of the government employees participated in the strike

Published on 22nd January 2019
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Tamil Nadu techies open Facebook page for bull owners as youth takes interest in rekla races

After the pro-jallikattu agitations of 2017, the youths os Tirupur have started to take an interest in rekla  races and raising bulls

Published on 14th January 2019
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Elementary school in Vellore forces students to sweep floors, parents complain

Ahead of Pongal events in the school, the students were allegedly compelled to do cleaning work on Tuesday, sources said

Published on 9th January 2019
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Do New Year resolutions deliver? Here are some of the best examples of resolutions people make every year

New Year and resolutions go together. We look at shedding our dirty baggage and hugging elusive virtues

Published on 17th December 2018
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Bengaluru-based Millet Mama serves traditional millet-based food and has underprivileged women as their chefs

Everything you sit on, touch or see in this unique hotel is second-hand or donated. The menu at Millet Mama revives traditional millet-based food

Published on 17th July 2018
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'Bandicoot': Makers of the robot that can end manual scavenging all set to meet PM today

Started in 2015 by a couple of tech enthusiast, GenRobotics has unveiled Bandicoot — a semi-automatic robot that is all set to prevent deaths  in deep manholes

Published on 29th January 2018
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Why this Tiruvannamalai couple's Tiny Cooking videos can make you feel incredibly full

Micro cooking Sakarrai Pongal in a village setting? What's that all about, you wonder? Check out this awesome YouTube channel

Published on 6th February 2018
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These Chennai startups are blending food, music and dance to bring to 2018 Pongal 2.0!

Over 200 startup companies are gearing up to celebrate Pongal with the taste of organic food along with both Indian and native sports and arts like Kabaddi, Thudumbattam etc

Published on 11th January 2018

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