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How this little Cuddalore children’s library is teaching lessons on inclusivity and diversity

Banumathi Jagadeesan runs Reading Space, Belongg Library’s Cuddalore chapter, from her own home where she houses about 400 books mostly in Tamil

Published on 14th April 2021
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UP government works to modernise education in Sanskrit schools, will include English and Computer Science

Till now, in these schools, only students from Classes 9 to 12 were taught from NCERT course, but from this session, students from Classes 6 to 8 will also study from NCERT books

Published on 1st April 2021
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#ThrowBackToday: About writer Mahadevi Varma, who was born today in 1907, and her feminist writing

In today's #TBT, we feel it's important that you get to know Mahadevi Varma. Sure, you must know her from your textbooks. So let's recollect her life, her writings and her feminist leanings as well

Published on 26th March 2021
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Meet the three-year-old who can name every country and its capital city in under 30 minutes! 

Dr Basavaraj Sankadal tells us how his three-year-old son, Arjun Sankadal, learnt the names of 195 countries and entered three different books of records

 

Published on 24th March 2021
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Schools allege harassment by local education officials to raise textbook indent

Private schools are in yet another sticky situation with the government pressing them for an indent of textbooks for the coming academic year

Published on 18th March 2021
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Penguin Random House releases picture books that introduce children to Parsis, Anglo-Indians

Anastasia Damani is an illustrator-turned-author, musician and theatre lover. When she's not donning one of these hats, she likes curling up with a warm cup of tea

Published on 17th March 2021
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New tools to make kids' ebooks easier to read on Google Play Books

With "Tap to Read", users can tap a word to hear it read out loud. The 'Kid-Friendly Dictionary' defines words for a young audience, often with illustrations on Google Play Books

Published on 7th March 2021
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New book reveals that Sherlock Holmes author had probed Indian orgin man's case

The story, which revolves around several threatening letters and the distressing killing and mutilation of animals, was one of the most famous cases of miscarriage of justice in Edwardian England

Published on 1st March 2021
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How this 16-year-old's poetry book will help uplift the transgender community in Delhi

A 16-year-old poet and author from Gurugram, Saranya Bhattacharjya shares why she had the idea of compiling her poems into a book and how that will help the transgender community

Published on 23rd February 2021
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How the Katha Project by a Kerala NGO is inculcating social responsibility through books at an early age

A team of 20 student volunteers from across India are working with 360 Degree on the Katha Project. The first book from the series, A Little More Green was released recently 

Published on 19th February 2021
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 Professor Jagbir Singh appointed as the second Chancellor of Central University of Punjab

Jagbir Singh is specialised in medieval punjabi literature, folklore and literary criticism and has published books and presented research papers in several national and international conferences

Published on 17th February 2021
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KITE launches 'listening' module through audio books, with special emphasis on visually challenged children

KITE has also released audio books and sign language adapted classes of revision portions highlighting on the focus areas for classes X and XII for the annual examination

Published on 8th February 2021
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AICTE tells colleges to use books by Indian authors to promote PM's Atmanirbhar Bharat 

According to a letter by the council's Member Secretary Dr Rajeeve Kumar, the AICTE has prepared a 'List of Suggestecl Books of Indian Authors & Publishers'

Published on 5th February 2021
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Delhi University reopens central library for research scholars and faculty members 

The library will also allow its members to borrow and return books and no "late return fine" would be charged for the period of the COVID-19 pandemic

Published on 5th February 2021
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Libraries with multilingual books come up at Delhi's Singhu border farmers' protest site

Buta Singh, a resident of Ludhiana who has also set up a library at the protest site, told IANS that 15-20 people visit his library to read books every day

Published on 4th February 2021

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