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#aninchaugust: Why you'll love this miniature art challenge that's full of heart and creativity 

The #aninchaugust challenge asks for minimal time yet will deliver lots of joy to you. We get to the bottom of the trend which was started by two young budding artists who are also architects 

Published on 6th August 2020
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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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#RajgruhaStandsTall: Twitterati condemn vandalisation of Ambedkar’s house, call for strict action

The house, named ‘Rajgruha’ houses a museum, Ambedkar’s large collection of books, his ashes and several other artefacts linked to the man who drafted the Indian Constitution

Published on 8th July 2020
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#ReopenSchoolsColleges: Left students protest outside Education Ministry against NEP, school, college closure

Student bodies like AISA, SFI, DYFI and DSU participated in the protest which was organised by the All India Forum for Right To Education (AIFRTE)

Published on 21st October 2021
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#ThrowbackToday: Happy Birthday, Netflix! There is no chill without you

In today's #TBT, we remember how Netflix started out in the US and appreciate how it kept evolving and now, is the streaming giant that we know it as. More about it here

Published on 29th August 2021
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#ThrowbackToday: How Jane Goodall understood our closest relatives in the wild, chimpanzees

In today's #TBT, we tell you about the day it all started, when English primatologist and anthropologist started her long journey to understand chimpanzees and work for them tirelessly to this day

Published on 14th July 2021
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#ThrowbackToday: Penguin prepared for the paperback revolution 86 years ago today

It's National Paperback Day today and for very good reason! In today's #TBT, we tell you how paperback novels came to be and which publishing house started promulgating the idea way back in 1935

Published on 30th July 2021
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#ThrowbackToday: The strange case of how the table knife came to be about four centuries ago today

In today's #TBT, you'll never guess what we want to talk to you about today. Table knives and their journey through the years. You see, it all started with one Cardinal on one fine day in France...

Published on 13th May 2021
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#ThrowBackToday: This is the connection between India and Audrey Hepburn's Breakfast at Tiffany's dress 

In today's #TBT, we tell you about the iconic black Givenchy dress that actor Audrey Hepburn sported in the movie Breakfast at Tiffany and the connection it has with our country. Read to be surprised

Published on 28th February 2021
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#ThrowBackToday: Today is Earth Day and this is how it came to be from the year 1970

In today's #TBT, we inform you about the iconic Earth Day and how it all started in the USA back in the year 1970. And this is why it is important that we observe this day dedicated to Mother Earth 

Published on 22nd April 2021
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#ThrowBackToday: When the government choked foreign funding for several NGOs

In today's #TBT, we take you back to the day when the Government of India started coming down hard on foreign funding for several non-for-profits in India and how it affected the latter really bad

Published on 20th April 2021
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#ThrowBackToday: Why the Earth is heating up and who is responsible 

In today's #TBT, we talk about the report about global warming that puts a lot into perspective. We also touch upon the first impeachment process of Donald Trump that started last year today 

Published on 16th January 2021
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#TogetherWeCan: Students from universities worldwide offer 'synchronised global prayers' for those infected with COVID-19

The prayers, which have been started by the Indian Yoga Association (IYA) on Monday, can be performed at either 8 am or 6 pm as per the Indian Standard Time

Published on 8th April 2020
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#VirtualGandhiMarch: This UNESCO campaign is trying to make India's students kinder and more Gandhian

Inspired by Mahatma Gandhi’s historic Dandi March, the virtual march started on the UN International Youth Day, August 12, 2019

Published on 30th August 2019
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#ZomatoUninstalled: Why we need a religion option in our food delivery app

People have now started rating the app with one star on the Google Playstore to teach the company a lesson

Published on 3rd August 2019

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