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Youth association from  Thamaraikulam wins Central government award for cleanliness campaigns

The award that carries Rs 30,000 and a certificate was instituted by Union Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation

Published on 25th June 2019
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Yoga Day: How yoga helped this 15-year-old from Bengaluru concentrate on his academics and become a better person

Just 15 years old and Yashwanth A is already a State Award winner and a pro at over 5,000 asanas. We find out more

Published on 21st June 2021
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World Music Day 2019: This Delhi-based artist's music school covers it all — from drum lessons to music production to singing classes

Anurag won the Artist Aloud Music Award by Hungama in 2014 where he was nominated alongside famous musicians like Honey Singh and Kailash Kher

Published on 21st June 2019
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Will Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg win a Nobel Peace Prize this year? 

The Nobel Peace Prize would be awarded on October 8. A week of Nobel Prizes kicks off on October 4 with Physiology or Medicine

Published on 1st October 2021
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Why Venkatesh Geriti wants India's youth to storm politics and shape policy

Multiple-award winner Venkatesh Geriti’s mission is to involve youngsters in nation-building and policy-making so that India can reach its full potential. We find out more about his work

Published on 11th December 2019
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Why TISS students are pushing their college to NOT give academic awards at their convocation

The students have written to the administration expressing concern over the award which they believe are against the ideals of justice and equality that they have learnt in the institution

Published on 29th April 2019
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Why Ricky Kej's Earth Songs are going to be in 1 million textbooks in 2019

Grammy award-winning musician Ricky Kej is out with My Earth Songs which instill in children a consciousness for the environment and all its beings, by being in their textbooks

Published on 19th August 2018
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Why is Dhyan Chand's birthday celebrated as India's National Sports Day? Here are 5 reasons 

The hockey great's birthday is celebrated as the National Sports Day and awards are presented to extraordinary sports persons on this day

Published on 29th August 2019
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Why Chitresh Sharma's app Swipii is going viral in the UK

After studying in Bengaluru, Chitresh moved to the UK and developed the award-winning app which is now gaining a massive user base

Published on 5th August 2018
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While choosing a foreign University, don't just focus on academics but also on employability

The UNSW Professional Development Program for International Students was nominated for an
Australian Financial Review Higher Education Award in 2016

Published on 19th June 2018
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WhatsApp calls for research proposals to understand why fake news spreads quickly in India

The messaging app owned by Facebook, is commissioning awards worth $50,000 to get researchers to look into why misinformation spreads quickly via WhatsApp

Published on 4th July 2018
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What The FAQ: What is Pulitzer Prize and who was the first Indian to win it?

Pulitzer-winning photographer Danish Siddiqui died in Afghanistan recently. Here, we decode what the award is all about and its history

Published on 19th July 2021
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We haven't invested in coaches: Gopichand says he's worried about the future of badminton

Gopichand, coach and Dronacharya awardee, who is credited with grooming Sindhu feels the country needs to wake up to the fact that there aren't enough coaches to handle the talent that is rising

Published on 28th August 2019
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We do not have enough good translators to make Malayalam literature go global: Benyamin 

The Sahitya Akademi Award-winning author of Goat Days was in conversation with author and academician Lijeesh Kumar 

Published on 21st December 2020
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Water Warriors: Had Gandhi seen the privatisation of India's water, he would have protested today, says Waterman Rajendra Singh

On World Water Day, the Waterman of India and winner of prestigious awards Rajendra Singh invokes in us a need to respect the five elements of nature to not just conserve water, but also mankind

Published on 16th March 2020

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