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Sikh youth organisations launch call centre for free oxygen cylinders in Mumbai

Members of the Malabar Hill Sevak Jattha and Mulund Sikh Youth have collaborated with Red Crescent Society to help with the oxygen crisis in Mumbai

Published on 28th April 2021
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Here's how the sleep quality of older adults can be improved by music

In the analysis, which got published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, five randomised trials met the investigators' criteria

Published on 21st April 2021
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Swiss programme plots post-COVID future for science and diplomacy

The initiative's backers want to leverage the attention from a public health crisis to encourage thinking about the interplay among science, politics and society

Published on 14th April 2021
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Five senior UK scientists selected for India Visiting Professorships to promote collaboration between healthcare and education

The Visiting Professorships are part of a Royal Society Yusuf Hamied Programme for India that has been running since 2017.

Published on 13th April 2021
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School in Maharashtra town transforms dead silver oak tree stump into 6-feet pencil 

The secondary school in Wai, run by the Deccan Education Society, engaged a carpenter recently to transform the stump of the tree into a six-feet-tall 'pencil', the logo of the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan

Published on 28th March 2021
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Uber pledges free rides worth Rs 50 lakh for vaccinating India's elderly

Since the outbreak of the pandemic, the ride-hailing major has announced multiple initiatives to support local authorities, civil society organisations and state governments

Published on 18th March 2021
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Select mosques in Hyderabad to now provide basic skills plus English, Science and Math lessons to students

The organisers of the programme include the well-known MS Educational Society Director MM Hussain, educationalist Zakir Hussain and others. 

Published on 13th March 2021
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This DU prof's book explores how boys are treated in Indian households and how that impacts their behaviour as men

Through The Anger of Saintly Men, Anubha Yadav explores the idea of masculinity and the role of patriarchy in the making of men in today's society

Published on 8th March 2021
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Kerala body demands cancellation of UGC recommended national-level cow science exam

The parishad, a progressive outfit in the state conceived as a people's science movement, asked civil society to disregard a recent directive issued to all Vice-Chancellors by the UGC

Published on 21st February 2021
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IIT Guwahati researchers develop advanced techniques for rapid evaporation of droplets

The research has been published in "Soft Matter", a highly reputed journal belonging to the Royal Society of Chemistry

Published on 17th February 2021
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Govt warns Twitter of penal action over non-removal of accounts talking of 'farmer genocide'

The notice issued by the Ministry of Electronics and IT (MEITY) held that it motivated the campaign to abuse, inflame and create tension in society on "unsubstantiated" grounds

Published on 3rd February 2021
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This NGO run by Mysuru college students works for every social cause and this year, it is plastic 

Adarsh Ramesh from Mysuru started ReachOut, an organisation that is completely run by students for the betterment of society. He also runs Desi Adda to promote handicrafts made by artisans 

Published on 24th January 2021
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Here's why this naturalist from Odisha thinks that wildlife tourism will see a spike now

Recently, Durgesh Kumar Singh he was rewarded by the Madhya Pradesh Tiger Foundation Society for his contribution to wildlife photography. His pictures are indeed double-tap worthy. Check it out  

Published on 5th January 2021
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This 21-year-old from Warangal is preparing to play and win in woodball 

Adarsh also has two research papers to his credit and two short books as well. He also formed the Immovable Youth Society to help youngsters channelise their potential. Read on to find out more 

Published on 30th December 2020
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Study reveals disposable surgical masks have best acoustic effect on speech

The results of the team's new study evaluating the acoustic effects of face masks on speech are published in The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America

Published on 26th December 2020

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