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Calculate your plastic footprint with this Delhi start-up's calculator and to do your bit to keep Earth plastic-free

The Plastic Footprint Calculator will scare you first, but it will slowly make you realise that you can reduce your plastic consumption by tweaking things here and there. Are you ready to calculate?

Published on 13th October 2020
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College student from Madurai creates handicraft items from waste amid COVID-19

After decorating these items beautifully, she posted their pictures on her social media handles, which received huge appreciation from her followers

Published on 10th October 2020
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Researchers at IISc develop bandage with magnetic nanofibers that kills skin cancer cells with heat

Common treatments for skin cancer include surgery, radiation therapy, and chemotherapy. But these treatments and other conventional therapies have limitations

Published on 8th October 2020
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This Bengaluru duo's smart wearable device will show you just how fit your knees are

Ashva Wearable Technologies' Fitknees is all about informing you as to how much improvement therapy and medication has enabled and why you should stick to it. This is the success tale of the start-up

Published on 8th October 2020
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Being Archana Soreng: How a young tribal girl from Odisha went on to address the United Nations

When in school, Archana had participated in an essay-writing competition that required her to find out about her own tribal community and that's where her journey really began. This is how it went on

Published on 7th October 2020
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How campuses across India are gearing up to reopen with tech tweaks and safety infra

Schools are leaving no stone unturned to follow the standard operating procedures set down by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and MHA. We find out about the 'new normal' of school life

Published on 7th October 2020
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Ambedkarite student bodies from IIT Bombay, TISS and 32 institutes across country unite for a justice in Hathras case, plan protest on Oct 10

A total of 32 organisations have come together with a set of ten demands with regard to the alleged gangrape as well as other issues of discrimination and violence perpetuated on SC and ST communit

Published on 6th October 2020
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This IISc alum's start-up has developed what could be the simplest way to detect breast cancer

Dr Geetha Manjunath's health-tech start-up NIRAMAI has devised a touch-free, pain-free and radiation-free way to detect breast cancer in women. They have screened more than 30,000 women in India

Published on 4th October 2020
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In conversation with Radhika Radhakrishnan: A feminist researcher's guide on surviving the internet

Social researcher Radhika Radhakrishnan shares her experience with sexual violence on social media and how she manages to stay true to her intentions

Published on 3rd October 2020
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How Jyotsna Siddharth's Project Anti-Caste Love is driving the conversation towards caste in romance

Jyotsna Siddharth talks about starting a platform that discovers, discusses and debates the role that caste plays in love and romance

Published on 23rd September 2020
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Adivaasi Drishyam wants to keep you informed about the wealth of knowledge that adivasi communities possess through their webinars

Started by Eugene Soreng and his team, this YouTube channel and Instagram page are all about passing on the information about adivasi culture, cuisine, songs and a lot more. This is how he does it

Published on 25th September 2020
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IIT Madras researchers develop nano-coated Magnesium alloys to repair bone fractures

The researchers found that the rabbit femur implanted with the coated magnesium alloy showed bone formation and also bridged the defect region

Published on 21st September 2020
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Filmmaker Munmun Dhalaria's documentaries are a peek into the Himalayan communities' response to COVID-19

We spoke to documentary filmmaker Munmun Dhalaria to know more about the projects she has been working on during the pandemic

Published on 12th September 2020
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Several TISS student groups demand removal of new Registrar for ‘problematic, hateful’ social media posts

Ever since RM Joshi was appointed in late August, students from the Institute have been sharing statements, open letters, sent representations to the administration 

Published on 11th September 2020
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Social distancing is our vaccine till a COVID cure arrives: Health Ministry officials amid Unlock 4.0

During a press briefing on Thursday, the ministry officials observed that people are sidelining the use of masks and following of social distancing protocols.

Published on 3rd September 2020

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