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Here’s how you can avoid common usage errors while writing

Some phrases are always followed by a gerund (a verb ending in –ing and functions as a noun), for example ‘Each of us is committed to serving customers’

Published on 16th November 2019
JNU Opinion

Stop meddling with our campus: Furious JNU student writes about ongoing protest

Right from attempting to increase the admission fees, to making entrances entirely online and now to fee-hike, it becomes clear the motive is to turn public spaces into exclusive access zone

Published on 5th November 2019
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Want to know how good your English is? This online test can give you accurate results in no time

Freya Thomas from PTE Academic tells us why this online language testing system has an edge over the competition!

Published on 30th October 2019
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20,000 Corporation school students turn Health Ambassadors for 'Clean, Healthy Chennai' campaign

Tamil Nadu Municipal Administration Minister S P Velumani met the student ambassadors, congratulated them and gave them their identity cards

Published on 26th October 2019
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Wonder who makes those awesome Swiggy food covers? This 'Schmancy' Bengaluru start-up!

With an eye on moving beyond paper packaging to using more sustainable materials like sugarcane and bamboo, the man behind Schmancy believes that we can cut our food plastic usage down to nil in a few

Published on 25th October 2019
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From cool skylights to compost pits, here's why IIM Bangalore's campus is remarkably 'green'

Shiva Kumar K, Senior Manager of Estates at IIM-B, takes us through their campus to show her how it works on the principles of sustainability with simple yet unique features that speak volumes

Published on 18th October 2019
JNU Latest News

JNU students' sit-in enters Day 2: No lock, stock action from administration yet

The students have been protesting against the university's decision to lock the union room as they said that there is no recognised union at JNU at the moment

Published on 18th October 2019
JNU Protest

Why is JNU calling its Students' Union illegal? Answer: Not paying GST & legal trouble

The 2018-19 Union cabinet was not notified because their accounts didn't factor in GST, neither did the current cabinet. The Dean says to prevent misuse he needed to lock it

Published on 17th October 2019
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A place where we celebrated democracy: What the JNUSU office means to students and why they won't let it go

Students on campus say that the office is one of the very few spaces on campus that remained for democratic dialogue and debate. Will they be allowed to keep this space? 

 

Published on 16th October 2019
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Drama at JNU as 500 students on sit-in strike keep admin from locking Students' Union room

The Students' Union room was scheduled to be locked by the authorities at 5.30 pm on October 16 but they never budged 

Published on 16th October 2019
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JNU students continue sit-in, will hold classes and cultural events in Union room

The students did not let varsity officials lock the Students' Union room as they stood their ground and dared the security personnel to 'step on them' to get to the door

Published on 17th October 2019
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This 45-year-old Chennai store lets artists take over their Insta page to teach art to its audience

Founded in 1948 in Parry's Corner by the late PV Narayanan, HTC initially started out by selling cashew nuts and then added plastic ribbons to their catalog before branching out to stationery

Published on 14th October 2019
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How these Earthlings are trying to bring Hyderabad's green cover back

Sriram hails from a family of farmers in Kakinada in Andhra Pradesh. He moved to Hyderabad in 2008 and has seen the city lose its green cover every day

Published on 1st October 2019
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E-cigarette ban to quell new nicotine addictions

The government took the ordinance route to ban electronic cigarettes so that their usage didn't acquire epidemic proportions, especially among the children, adolescent and youth

Published on 28th September 2019
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How Kerala's climate change champion Vishnu PR made his presence felt at the UN Climate Action Summit

Kerala-based Vishnu P R recently represented India at the UN Climate Action Summit. He tells us more about his C5 Foundation and how they are promoting sustainable living

Published on 27th September 2019

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