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At GITAM's Kautilya School of Public Policy, emphasis is laid on nurturing India's future

This school of public policy is where you should go to for gaining mastery over the subject. Affiliated to GITAM, Kautilya School of Public Policy is opening applications for its brand new courses 

Published on 1st December 2020
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Future Brahmaputra flooding under warming climate may be underestimated, says study

According to the scientists, anyone using the modern discharge record to estimate future flood hazard would be underestimating the danger by 24 to 38 per cent, based solely on natural variations

Published on 1st December 2020
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Vice-President urges students to leverage technology to create opportunities out of COVID-19 pandemic

Naidu also asked universities to prepare students to effectively deal with real-world challenges as he cited the example of the pandemic that caught all countries off-guard and unprepared

Published on 26th November 2020
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Indian startup AI Farm is Call of Code's Asia Pacific regional winner

AI Farm will receive $5,000 (about 3.7 lakh) in the '2020 Call for Code Global Challenge' that asked developers to create solutions to help communities fight back against climate change and COVID-19

Published on 20th November 2020
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A total of 4000 children in Assam want their issues to be part of political parties' manifestos

UNICEF has initiated the 'Reimagine' campaign globally, calling on partners, governments and all UNICEF supporters to build a better post-pandemic world

Published on 20th November 2020
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ADB allocates USD 20 mn to help developing members access vaccines for COVID-19

The funds will be available for ADB developing members to support vaccine-related health system assessments and the development of country readiness plans to strengthen the capacity

Published on 17th November 2020
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A Rocha India is educating kids on elephant conservation and the need to reduce human-animal conflict. Here's how

Why it is important for us to protect elephants and their natural habitat? Avinash Krishnan of A Rocha India speaks about their programmes meant to create awareness among kids and its positive results

Published on 15th November 2020
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This Chennai start-up is turning trashed PET bottles into T-shirts. Here's how 

According to the co-founder of Ecohike, Kathir, they require only 12 pet bottles to make one T-shirt which in turn reduced 250 grams of waste per T-shirt on the landfills 

Published on 15th November 2020
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This organisation in Mumbai trains aspiring Gen Z social entrepreneurs to volunteer for the right causes

TribesforGOOD connects young and socially-conscious children in the city with non-profit organisations who are in need of the talent and can benefit from a few extra hands

Published on 4th November 2020
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Modi to inaugurate JNU's Vivekananda statue on Thursday: Why this statue has been mired in controversy

We take a look at the various allegations and controversies around JNU's life-sized statue of Swami Vivekananda, which will soon be inaugurated

Published on 9th November 2020
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Why Igloopupa will bring out the responsible traveler in you

Igloopupa was set up with the noble vision of promoting and encouraging sustainable tourism practices by working closely with local communities across the country

Published on 9th November 2020
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US Elections 2020: Joe Biden vows to rejoin Paris Climate Agreement

On November 4, the US formally withdrew from the 2015 Paris Agreement on Climate Change, a decision originally announced three years ago

Published on 5th November 2020
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On the trail of the Fishing Cat: Why there's plenty to learn from Tiasa Adhya's conservation project

Yay! So fishing cats are now in the limelight for all the right reasons. We talk to conservationist Tiasa Adhya who has been working for the creatures fora very long time, about what this news can do

Published on 3rd November 2020
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Call of the wild: Batman Rohit Chakravarty has made it possible for human ears to listen to bat calls. This is how he does it

This 29-year-old chiropterologist is currently pursuing his PhD in Berlin and before that, he was in Uttarakhand recording bat calls and programming it so that human ears could hear them
 

Published on 19th October 2020
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Being Archana Soreng: How a young tribal girl from Odisha went on to address the United Nations

When in school, Archana had participated in an essay-writing competition that required her to find out about her own tribal community and that's where her journey really began. This is how it went on

Published on 7th October 2020

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