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Education in Pakistan - UNESCO Report

1 in 4 Pakistani kids won't complete primary education by 2030: Unesco report

The new global education goal, SDG-4, calls on countries to ensure that children are not only going to school but also learning

Published on 10th July 2019
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27.1 crore Indians out of poverty between 2006-16. PM Modi's $5 trillion economy dream to come true?

India might actually be moving towards his dream. India, from 2006 to 2016 has improved from a Multidimensional Poverty Index of 0.283 to 0.123 which is a significant rise

Published on 12th July 2019
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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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A letter of solidarity to Greta Thunberg  from the Third World

How dare we allowed the climate to go berserk in the first place? Even though we accept that we destroyed it, we never really bothered to correct it

Published on 28th September 2019
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After Supreme Court gives 'permission slip', Jamia law graduate to finally see his parents in Kashmir

In his petition, Aleem said that there had been 53 instances of communication blackout in the area just this year and although it was common, the complete communication blackout was illegal 

 

Published on 28th August 2019
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After UN drops event on Ambedkar's b'day at Indian Govt's behest, Dalit groups turn to US, Canada for support 

Deelip Mhaske was set to organise a conference on how AI could reduce the impact of caste discrimination at the UN's General Assembly, until they pulled the plug. Now what will happen?

Published on 26th March 2018
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Al-Nawras school in war-torn Yemen helps their students find solace in music

The three-storey Al-Nawras school was hit in 2015-2016, right after Saudi Arabia and its allies joined the government's fight against the Huthis.

Published on 27th January 2019
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Aligarh mechanic's son tops at US high school, wants to work for the United Nations

Out of 800 students, Shadab was also selected Student of the Month at his school. On his achievement, he said, "It was an achievement for me to be awarded this tag"

Published on 20th July 2020
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Amidst the lockdown, this NGO is distributing relief material in the slums of Ganjam and Bhubaneswar

VIEWS is an NGO which is distributing food baskets and hygiene kits so that those living in the slum areas in Bhubaneswar and Ganjam don't face the brunt of the severe lockdown implemented in Odisha

Published on 3rd April 2020
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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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Ananya Moolmane's Equal Souls project is worth your support in the current times. Here's why

Eighth-grader Ananya Moolemane is working hard to reiterate the fact that every human being should be treated equally and with dignity

Published on 5th December 2019
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Angelina Jolie does her bit to feed underprivileged kids

She has given $1 million to the charity No Kid Hungry, which says it has so far spread $2 million across 30 states to feed low-income children and their families

Published on 27th March 2020
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Aye aye, captain: Mentors from this IIM Bangalore incubated start-up can help you make that career switch

Incubated at NSRCEL, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, MyCaptain offers several courses through young and clued in mentors who can guide you through your career or help you change careers

Published on 11th June 2020
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Baba calling: Grozip's founder Anand Kumar Mishra has bagged the eFounders Fellowship and will be meeting Jack Ma

Anand Kumar Mishra will be travelling to China to meet Jack Ma, the Founder of Alibaba Group and will be there from November 8 to 24

Published on 5th November 2018
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Behind the Josh Talks: Meet the people who put the josh into all those YouTube videos

"The process, which has been full of highs and lows, has taught me many things and I continue to learn something new every day," says the Co-founder of Josh Talks Supriya Paul about her learnings 

Published on 1st March 2020

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