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#Notwithoutmydog: How dogs helped this Bengaluru pet activist's amputee grandmom

Sanjana Madappa's Facebook post about her grandmother and her pets is going viral on social media

Published on 12th June 2018
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#SwachhBharat: How SATO's unique toilets are changing India's sanitation scene

With its unique features, mainly the automatic flap door, SATO toilets ensure that flies and insects are kept away and people get to live in more hygienic conditions

Published on 17th August 2019
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"We're standing up for some important values," says Newcastle University's Professor Richard Davies

The Pro Vice-Chancellor of Newcastle University speaks about their commitment to education, skill development and social justice

Published on 24th April 2019
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20,000 Corporation school students turn Health Ambassadors for 'Clean, Healthy Chennai' campaign

Tamil Nadu Municipal Administration Minister S P Velumani met the student ambassadors, congratulated them and gave them their identity cards

Published on 26th October 2019
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21,977 govt schools without girl's toilets in country: Minister

The RTE Act of 2009 specifically states that all school buildings must have separate toilets for boys and girls

Published on 4th January 2019
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27.1 crore Indians out of poverty between 2006-16. PM Modi's $5 trillion economy dream to come true?

India might actually be moving towards his dream. India, from 2006 to 2016 has improved from a Multidimensional Poverty Index of 0.283 to 0.123 which is a significant rise

Published on 12th July 2019
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After asking for a Diwali bonus, 2 sanitation workers in JNU sacked sans notice ​

One of the workers is the President of the workers' union and has actively participated and led movements to seek better conditions on campus

Published on 30th November 2018
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AUD campus workers fired for objecting to forced manual scavenging, students arrange solidarity protest

The students claim that the workers are being forced to enter sewers on campus and when they protested, their contracts were terminated by the University

Published on 2nd June 2019
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Bare it in Bihar: Teachers miffed over duty to monitor, photograph people defecating in the open 

Bihar is quite focused on achieving an open defecation free status impacted by the idea of NaMo's Swachh Bharat Abhiyan and CM Nitish Kumar's Seven Resolves

Published on 22nd November 2017
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Delhi-based FLOH doesn't shy away from telling it like it is when it comes to menstruation

FLOH's Campfree Pain Relief Patch is an all-Ayurvedic stick-on patch can be easily applied under clothing

 

Published on 14th March 2019
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Did the Central University of Rajasthan postpone convocation fearing a students' protest?

After the university had notified the students on October 22 of the previously proposed date of the convocation, some current students and recent graduates posted on their demands social media

Published on 4th November 2019
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Double Duty: These Cuddalore children forced to fetch water at home and at school

Express visited government middle schools in Kadampuliyur and Nallur and found that it had become a practice for children to be sent out to fetch water — in pots, jugs or bottles — during class hours

Published on 1st July 2019
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Ever heard of the Sangh started by Mahatma Gandhi? This is it

The Harijan Sevak Sangh founded by Gandhiji in 1932 has been fighting the social evils of manual scavenging and untouchability for close to 90 years now. Parvathi Benu finds out more

Published on 2nd October 2018
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From SafeLive apps to 83 full-time police officers, here's why Arizona State University is one of the safest places for you to study

Dr Tirupalavanam Ganesh and his colleagues at Arizona State University were recently in India to prep up admitted students about what they could look forward to at the University

Published on 7th April 2017
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FSSAI issues notice to 75 educational institutions in Coimbatore for unhygienic environment, poor sanitation

Around 61 educational institutions and 14 institutions were issued notices under section 55 (the penalty for failure to comply with the directions of Food Safety Officer)

Published on 17th September 2019

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