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Rohit Vemula Death Anniversary

A scholar made of stardust: Why we must never forget Rohith Vemula

On the third death anniversary of Rohith Vemula, we speak to his friends from the Ambedkar Students Association on how things have changed and what they remember of him

Published on 17th January 2019
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How India's bodybuilding dreams ride on the ripped shoulders of this Kerala lad  

Did you know that the 2019 WFF Pro Mister Asia Pacific is a Malayali? We talk to Chacko Tharakan, who is gearing up to be the next Mister Universe

Published on 29th January 2020
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Why Mysuru photographer Samanvitha Rao believes that butterflies can teach us about climate change

Engineer-turned-photographer Samanvitha Rao has shot around 200 pictures of butterflies. She tells us why the climate is essential to preserve these creatures and the individual's role in saving them

Published on 29th January 2020
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What do this AUD researcher, storyteller and ghatam player have in common? Stories about pots and potters  

Sangeeta Jawla has been researching pottery since 2017. She recently collaborated with storyteller Vikram Sridhar and ghatam player Sumana Chandrashekar to tell the world stories of Indian potters

Published on 27th January 2020
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Why parents are worried: 20,000 in China, 500 Indian students in epicentre of Coronavirus breakout

Students from India mostly go to China for a medical degree. Most Indian students studying in Wuhan are enrolled in medical universities  

Published on 24th January 2020
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This Indian student escaped China a few days before the coronavirus outbreak — but his brother is still stuck there

China has reported almost 26 coronavirus deaths. 830 people are admitted in various hospitals, after getting infected

Published on 24th January 2020
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Coronavirus outbreak: All you need to know about the virus and its impact

A novel coronavirus, identified by Chinese authorities on January 7 and currently named 2019-nCoV, is a new strain that had not been previously identified in humans

Published on 24th January 2020
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Parents of 500 Indian students studying in China worried as coronavirus death toll spikes, 5 cities shut down

There are nearly about 500 students from India pursuing their PHDs and medicine in China. They have been asked not to step out of our dormitories

Published on 24th January 2020
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What will happen to board exam-bound Class 5, 8 students in TN if they don't get a community certificate in time?

Even though every child seems to have an Aadhaar card today, acquiring a community certificate is still a herculean task for most students in the state. But is it possible to get one before the exams?

Published on 23rd January 2020
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Maybe I'll believe in ghosts when I see one: Anita Krishnan on her latest book of spooky stories

For Anita Krishnan, ideas usually come during her walks. And there have been many times when she had to cut her walk short and run back to jot down the idea

Published on 23rd January 2020
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Cuddalore teen slashes classmate's head with penknife after hurling casteist slurs at him

The Kamatchi Shanmugam Matriculation Higher Secondary School management had warned the victim to say that he fell off the bench

Published on 23rd January 2020
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This Kolkata teacher started a footpath dispensary for doctors to treat slum kids' ailments. Inspiration much?

The footpath dispensary falls under the aegis of his organisation Feed (food, education and economic development), which began its journey three years ago in parts of Kolkata

Published on 23rd January 2020
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Meet the home baker who introduced the Brazilian Brigadeiro to Chennai

Kay Roberts, the founder of the Chennai-based online baking line Kay's Bakes, talks about how she ended up in the baking business

Published on 22nd January 2020
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You'll love Hyderabad home baker Namrata Sultania's bite-sized cupcakes. Here's why

Hyderabad's Namrata Sultania has hit a home run with her mini cupcakes that are available in three flavours — chocolate, vanilla and red velvet. The ganache is either white chocolate or dark chocolate

Published on 22nd January 2020
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How The Craftsutra is getting India's young to reconnect with our dying art forms all over again

Nishi Srivastava through her platform The Craftsutra, is teaching people about different and not-so-popular artforms in India. Her workshops are attended by people across all the age-groups

Published on 22nd January 2020

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