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Are you a mumpsimus? What does it mean and how to use it in context

Any person who is persistent in repeating a mistake is called a mumpsimus. Albert P' Rayan speaks about its origin and more

Published on 31st October 2020
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Is English sneaking in under a COVID-19 umbrella into our education system? 

The infiltration of English seems to be a case of taking (undue?) advantage of the confusion imposed by COVID-19 on the educational scene

Published on 31st October 2020
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Pune varsity apologises after bizarre questions on 'jihad' feature in online exams

The question reads: "Jihad is an example of what type of terrorism?" with options "Religious, Revolutionery, Political, State-Sponsored"

Published on 29th October 2020
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Twitter rolls out Topics for users to find, follow and discuss their interests in English and Hindi

When a person chooses to follow a Topic, he or she will see tweets from a whole host of accounts that are experts, fans or just tend to talk about that subject a lot on Twitter on their timeline

Published on 29th October 2020
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Uttar Pradesh launches Higher Education Digital Library that students can access for free

The digital library will offer students a rich collection as around 1,700 teachers from 23 state universities have already uploaded over 35,000 e-content material on 134 subjects

Published on 29th October 2020
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The Good Samaritan: Salem’s Celine Augustin, govt school teacher has walked the streets for 25 years, helping over 1k kids get educated

For the last 25 years, Mary has spent her days walking around railway stations, government hospitals, under flyovers, public parks, traffic lights, looking for children who needed help

Published on 28th October 2020
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Bookshelf: Books that spotlight children's mental health

Here's a list of books that address the various emotions children struggle with, and can be companions to them during the hard times

Published on 27th October 2020
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Artificial Intelligence can predict students' educational outcomes based on tweets

A team of Russian researchers has used AI-based models to predict high academic achievers from lower ones based on their social media posts

Published on 26th October 2020
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Here's how this online platform is making managing finances 'Funq-y' for students

Kochi-based start-up Paysack's platform Funq is making it cool for students to manage their own finances at an early age. We find out how

Published on 26th October 2020
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Indian, Pakistani women diagnosed with more aggressive breast cancer at a younger age: Study

The researchers, who are part of the Rutgers School of Public Health and Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, reviewed incidence data among Indian and Pakistani women between 1990 and 2014

Published on 26th October 2020
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The Chetan Bhagat interview: I have a PhD in being trolled, but I don't take it seriously anymore

Right after the release of his latest novel, author Chetan bhagat spoke to us about switching genres, his life as an IITian and exams in COVID

Published on 7th October 2020
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Here's how this 16-year-old is teaching underprivileged kids in Bihar's villages from New Jersey

Despite being in a different time zone, Arushi Aggarwal is teaching kids in Bihar's villages virtually on weekends. We find out how

Published on 23rd October 2020
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How Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences is providing Odisha's youth access to quality education

The children of KISS are educated, modern and they use their knowledge to improve their lives - be it through practice of better hygiene

Published on 20th October 2020
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Having private universities more important than reviving Nalanda: Manish Barriarr, Patna teacher and Oxford grad contesting Bihar Elections 2020

He is not the babu from Oxford but the Patna boy who connects to people on the ground level, says Manish Barriarr, a teacher-turned-politician

Published on 20th October 2020
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How this Sahitya Akademi Award-winning poet and Govt School Headmaster in rural Karnataka has transformed the face of a tiny school

Veeranna Madiwalar, a Headmaster and a Sahitya Akademi Award-winning poet, speaks about how he has transformed a government school on nothing but sheer grit and Facebook activism

Published on 19th October 2020

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