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World Menstrual Hygiene Day: IIM-A researchers enlighten us on the status quo of women's menstrual hygiene 

The researchers from the B-School conducted a study titled "COVID-19 and period products usage among menstruating women in Urban and Rural India"

Published on 28th May 2022

Homoeopathy could be the first choice for students seeking medical education, says AYUSH Minister 

The Union Minister went on to share how it is easy to administer homoeopathy medicines and how it has found acceptance from many people

Published on 11th April 2022

Pandemic-induced learning losses could cost present generation of students USD 17 trillion in earnings: World Bank 

The number of children living in poverty in low and middle-income countries could potentially reach 70%, given the long school closure

Published on 12th December 2021

What the FAQ: Why is World AIDS Day observed on December 1?

World AIDS day is observed to raise awareness about the Human Immunodeficiency Viruses and the Acute Immune Deficiency Syndrome that they spread and to remember people who have died of it


Published on 1st December 2021

What happened on November 13: Robert Louis Stevenson was born and a day to celebrate kindness across the globe

The author of Treasure Island was supposedly the inventor of the first sleeping bag. And he wrote a book in just three days!

Published on 13th November 2021

India is fulfilling Ambedkar's dream through Skill India Mission: PM Modi on World Youth Skill Day

PM addresses the nation on the occasion of the World Youth Skill Day, says the new generation is the foundation of Atmanirbhar Bharat

Published on 15th July 2021

What the FAQ: Why is July 2nd celebrated as World UFO day?

In our What the FAQ series, we write about World UFO Day, why it is celebrated and where UFOs have been witnessed

Published on 2nd July 2021

Kashmiri youth organise plantation drive, highlights importance of communal harmony

The plantation drive was supported by the Indian Army and many army officers and ordinary people gathered at a park in Kashmir and planted several trees

Published on 5th June 2021

Gujarat government introduces long-term action plan on climate change with inputs from academic experts

The plan was prepared by the state's climate change department in collaboration with experts from IIM Ahmedabad and IIT Gandhinagar, covering aspects like renewable energy and energy conservation

Published on 5th June 2021

#ThrowbackToday: World Press Day turns 30. Will India improve its Press Freedom rank this year?

The recently released 2020 World Press Freedom Index has ranked India at 142, down two places from 2019

Published on 3rd May 2021
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This sixth-grader's story about water conservation won third place and was turned into an animated short film by UNESCO

Shreya K's story on water conservation was made into an animated short film by UNESCO! We speak to this student of Amrita Vidyalayam, Thalassery, about this massive honour

Published on 31st March 2021

Coronavirus origin-tracing mission in Wuhan independent: WHO

WHO Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus told a virtual press conference from Geneva, that it's an independent study which is composed of independent individuals from ten institutions

Published on 16th February 2021

Auschwitz survivors across the world observe International Holocaust Remembrance Day online amid pandemic 

Many Holocaust survivors in the United States, Israel and elsewhere find themselves in a state of previously unimaginable isolation due to the pandemic

Published on 27th January 2021

The Davos of Harvard: Students organise one of the largest virtual conferences with world leaders 

The conference will host over 1400 delegates globally and donate a generous portion of its profits to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation philanthropic partners in Boston. 

Published on 7th January 2021

Aadi Swaroopa is not just ambidextrous, she can write in any direction, style and is pretty good at creating records

Aadi Swaroopa, a 15-year-old from Mangaluru who has been trained to write with both her hands simultaneously speaks about her recent exclusive world record and how she can write different languages

Published on 13th December 2020

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