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Meet Pooja Pradeep, who's getting Indians to send 'love letters' to Syrian refugee kids in Turkey

Mumbaikar and history prof Pooja Pradeep and her friends are getting more and more people to send personalised messages of love to refugee children in Turkey, to add a little joy to their life

Published on 24th February 2017
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Write an essay for the UN, fly to New York

ELS Educational Services Inc. and The United Nations Academic Impact Announce Fourth Edition of ‘ManyLanguages,One World’ Contest

Published on 16th March 2017
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Through Impactguru, they're crowdfunding for a better future

Piyush Jain, the CEO of Impact Guru says what makes his crowdfunding platform different
 

Published on 24th March 2017
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Live to serve: This vocational high school teacher has constructed roads, gardens and even houses in his  village

Jafeesh , a teacher in Kerala, is revolutionizing lives by constructing roads, houses and organic gardens with his NSS corps. He tells us about his inspirational life 

Published on 26th May 2017
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Meet the 23-year-old who brought MUN to Pune

When Mayur Ahuja went to college, he realised that Pune was missing on the Model UN scene, so he started the Pune MUN IN 2014. Read on to know more

Published on 31st May 2017
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Amrita University deployed the world's first wireless sensor network system for early detection of landslides

The centre has initiated a landslide-research project with the British Geological Society and UK Met Office to develop regional thresholds for landslide warning 

Published on 16th June 2017
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Meet Ankit Kawatra, the 25-year-old who just received an award from the Queen of England herself

Ankit was awarded the Queen’s Young Leaders Award in the UK for his exceptional contribution to solving India's hunger crisis

Published on 8th July 2017
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35 students from St Joseph's College in Bengaluru send recommendations to United Nations Information Centre 

The set of delegates for the Model United Nations discussed the demilitarization of the arctic circle for over six hours

Published on 22nd August 2017
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Passionate about Conservation but unsure of how to implement them? Here is a short-term certificate course at The Transdisciplinary University in Bengaluru that can help

The three-month course can help one acquire skills of leadership by giving a brief training on basic aspects in the other fields as well

Published on 14th September 2017
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Madras University to begin short courses including papers on child development psychology designed to sensitise cops, judiciary

The courses, done along with UNICEF, include papers on child development, juvenile justice and dealing with children in conflict with the law, among others

Published on 8th October 2017
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We're a family tissued together by words: What Kanishk Tharoor says about the Tharoors

He's not quite in the 'farrago' league, but Kanishk Tharoor also has a way with words. The writer speaks about his love for history, working on a new novel and his plans for the future

Published on 27th November 2017
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Loved the FIFA wall at the Kochi football stadium? Meet the gang behind it — the Eunoians

FIFA, WWF and UNDP, to name a few, are some of their clients. This creative studio from Kochi has a different story to tell about their luck. Akshaya Asokan finds out more

Published on 7th December 2017
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Scientist Gokul Swaminathan shows how service and science can go hand in hand

After Gokul Swaminathan became a scientist, he decided that he wanted to give back to society and help them achieve their dreams too

Published on 23rd January 2018
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Young girls in Bihar are using this app to fight child marriage and dowry abuse

Bandhan Tod is India's first ever app to successfully prevent child marriage. This UN-backed mobile-app has rescued many young girls minutes before they are married off at an early age

Published on 24th January 2018
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Navigating the career paths of Indias high-flying millennial masses

Career counselling is poised to be one of the futuristic career choices, providing an opportunity to initiate entrepreneurial ventures, and join leading consulting firms to shape careers

Published on 7th February 2018

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