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#AmphanCyclone: Here's how you can donate to relief funds to help cyclone-ravaged Bengal and Odisha

Students, local groups, NGOs, and people from around the world are providing financial support to West Bengal after the super cyclone pummeled through the state leaving behind a trail of destruction

Published on 22nd May 2020
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6,498 school buildings damaged across Odisha in Fani, Puri records the highest with 2,134

The number of school buildings damaged in some of the districts are Balasore-432, Cuttack-1,002, Kendrapara-392, Khurda-332, Nayagarh-165, Dhenkanal-150, Bhadrak-121, Ganjam-386, Jajpur-577

Published on 14th May 2019
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A letter of solidarity to Greta Thunberg  from the Third World

How dare we allowed the climate to go berserk in the first place? Even though we accept that we destroyed it, we never really bothered to correct it

Published on 28th September 2019
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A World School of a different kind: How these students and researchers are running a school for kids across Bengal

The Quarantined Student-Youth Network has set up 41 schools since July 2020 which would be run by students pursuing higher education and contributors

Published on 30th December 2020
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After 8-month haitus, higher education institutions reopen for final year PG students, researchers

Based on the feedback from stakeholders, and as per the guidelines issued by the University Grants Commission on November 5, colleges and universities can be opened from December 2

Published on 2nd December 2020
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After Rs 1000 cr to WB, PM Modi announces Rs 500 cr assistance for Amphan-hit Odisha

He chaired the review meeting in presence of Governor Ganeshi Lal, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, and Union Ministers Dharmendra Pradhan and Pratap Sarangi at Biju Patnaik International Airport

Published on 22nd May 2020
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Amidst the lockdown, this NGO is distributing relief material in the slums of Ganjam and Bhubaneswar

VIEWS is an NGO which is distributing food baskets and hygiene kits so that those living in the slum areas in Bhubaneswar and Ganjam don't face the brunt of the severe lockdown implemented in Odisha

Published on 3rd April 2020
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Amphan blew away what COVID didn't: Villagers in Sundarbans stare at a bleak future after super storm

Cyclone Amphan ransacked Satjelia Island, one among the several in West Bengal's Sundarban delta. This is a peek into how the school probably saved their lives 

Published on 21st May 2020
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As Cyclone Nirav approaches TN, officials instruct schools to be turned into relief centres

Principals have been asked to hand over the school keys to locals, members of School Management Committee (SMC), corporation staff orlocal body authorities as soon as a need emerges

Published on 24th November 2020
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At least 19 million children at imminent risk due to Cyclone Amphan in India, Bangladesh: UNICEF 

The extremely severe cyclonic storm Amphan made landfall at Digha in West Bengal and Bangladesh on Wednesday, leaving a trail of destruction

Published on 21st May 2020
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Being Greta Thunberg: How Bengaluru's young climate warriors are actually pretty eco-savvy already

Why do we need to start acting today to save Earth? Some of the youngsters who are working for the cause of climate change speak about the changes they have adopted to reduce the carbon footprint

Published on 2nd October 2019
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Bengal author writes short story to raise Rs 90k to fund deceased activist's children's education

While DYFI has promised to take care of their education, Abhik plans to raise Rs 1 lakh for the same purpose within a week

Published on 21st February 2021
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Bhubaneswar Round Table Kitchen is collaborating with NGOs to help mitigate hunger across Odisha

Round Table India Kitchen is a pan-India model which the Bhubaneswar chapter is following as well. With the help of it, they have provided meals to over 3,500 helpless and hapless people in Odisha

Published on 13th April 2020
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Braving poverty, tragedy and COVID, all 19 students of this Odisha foundation cleared NEET. This is their inspiring story

Whether it was Khirodini whose house was destroyed or Satyajit who had to strike a balance between helping with his father's work and studying, Founder of Zindagi Foundation tried to be there for all

Published on 19th October 2020
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Children's book author Katie Bagli speaks about the 'Many Secrets of Mangroves' in her latest work

Author Katie Bagil released her latest book, with Godrej, Many Secrets of Mangroves and this is what she has to say about it

 

Published on 4th December 2019

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