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House Challenge Project

With the House Challenge Project, this Kerala woman built 120 houses for the homeless along with her students

We speak to Sr Lizzy Chakkalakal, the Principal of a public school who has build 120 homes for the homeless with the help of her students

Published on 11th September 2019
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Maharashtra school textbooks to become more gender sensitive, do away with stereotypes

The Maharashtra State Bureau of Textbook Production and Curriculum Research has incorporated illustrations and stories of men and women sharing household chores in the revised textbooks of Class II

Published on 19th June 2019
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Bollywood star Nawazuddin Siddiqui unveiled as brand ambassador for popular gaming site 'PokerStars'

The famous actor joins Indian poker pro Aditya Agarwal, Muskan Sethi, herself an actress on Team Pro, and a host of celebrity players

Published on 12th March 2019
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This NGO is helping tribal kids from MP, Odisha, and Karnataka to become sports icons. Here's how

Plenty of tribal and underprivileged kids often lack the coaching to make it to the big stage. But this organisation of youngsters is firmly trying to ensure they get great coaching and make it count

Published on 11th January 2019
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Hyderabad-based Nidhi Rao Belman tells us how classroom experience alone will not suffice to make the most out of life

Nidhi has been a legal intern at a few places like Samvad Partners and International Centre for Arbitration Dispute Resolution

Published on 11th January 2019
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TISS Hyd students call off hunger strike after director assures their demands will be discussed

The students will call for a press meet once the Mumbai and Hyderabad administration meet and discuss the issue at length

Published on 20th December 2018
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TISS Hyd admin offers to reinstate BA Social Sciences course from 2020, students say not good enough

Five more students have joined the hunger strike and a total of 10 students are now fasting. They want the director to address them directly

Published on 19th December 2018
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More than 100 academicians stand in support of fasting students of TISS Hyd

A statement released in support of the TISS students appealed to the administration to reverse its decision. It was signed by academicians across the globe.

Published on 18th December 2018
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Dance of Democracy: Why this anti-Sterlite song could serve as a wake-up call for every Tamil youth

The collective Justice Rocks along with musician Kaber Vasuki and Nityanand Jayaraman commented on the plight of democracy in the state of Tamil Nadu and the clamping down on dissent through the song

Published on 13th December 2018
In Defense of Reason

Their raison d’être: In Defense of Reason is a forum in Hyderabad which organises talks on contemporary topics

In Defense of Reason has around nine core members and together they organise various activities. There are discussion forums, where people get together to discuss various topics

Published on 4th December 2018
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Central University professors are sending mass emails to the President, demanding the withdrawal of Civil Service Conduct rules

The rules are in place for government servants and the professors claim they cannot be equated with them as their area of work is vastly difference

Published on 27th October 2018
Dell Designathon

Dell's four-city design marathon explores the concept of sustainable urbanisation

The event saw submissions of 40 ideas and designs for sustainability and four teams (one from each city) made it to the winner's spot

Published on 5th October 2018
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The Clean Fort Kochi Foundation aims to make Fort Kochi a model town for waste management and cleanliness

The Clean Fort Kochi Foundation speaks about their mission to save the city and take matters into their own hands

Published on 11th October 2018
Smart social worker app

This smart app will help social work students at a Trichy college learn effectively

These Social Work students from Holy Cross College, Tiruchi are digitising their research and field reports through their very own app

Published on 1st October 2018
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International Day for the Deaf: These four Indian teachers are a 'sign' that all is well

We bring to you four diverse teachers - from different parts of the country, different backgrounds, different purposes and with different stories - who are shaping the deaf generation of the future

Published on 22nd September 2018

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