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#Aintnocinderella: Meet the women who managed to make an unorganised social campaign go viral   

They were trolled, threatened and even bullied. But they don't seem to care as long as their social media posts are reaching the right people   

Published on 10th August 2017
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#CancelBoardExam2021: Government should consider taking revision exam scores as final

Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has urged Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal to re-think holding board exams

Published on 12th April 2021
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#MeToo: Here's how you deal with the trauma and demons of sexual harassment

This World Mental Health Day, we look at the trauma faced by young women who deal with sexual harassment and an expert tells you how to deal with it

Published on 10th October 2018
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#PhDMeToo: Research scholars start #MeToo campaign to call out guides who harassed them

The campaign that was kickstarted by IISER researcher Sachin Batar on July 3, is using the hashtag #PhDMeToo and is urging researchers to come forward with their stories

Published on 3rd July 2019
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#ThrowBackToday: Aristotle's school The Lyceum discovered under a car parking lot? No way!

In today's #TBT, we tell you all about how The Lyceum was discovered in the year 1997 and what significance it held back in the day. Also, how Starbucks poised itself to enter the Indian market  
 

Published on 13th January 2021
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#ThrowBackToday: Centuries ago today, Greek philosopher Socrates was condemned to death

In today's #TBT, we recall how and why Socrates was sentenced to death and all the events that unfolded after. Though he put up a great defense, when the verdict was read, he accepted his sentence

Published on 15th February 2021
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#ThrowBackToday: In an instance of man vs machine, chess face-off between grandmaster Garry Kasparov and IBM's Deep Blue

In today's TBT, we take you back to the day when IBM's Deep Blue played against Russian chess grandmaster Garry Kasparov. While the latter won fair and square, he lost the subsequent rematch...

Published on 9th February 2021
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#ThrowBackToday: On World Idli Day today, we recall the British professor who invited trouble by calling idlis "boring"

In today's #TBT, it's all about idlis! This 'steamed rice cake', as the West likes to call it, is so versatile it can be paired with almost anything. So what happened when a professor called it boring

Published on 30th March 2021
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'I feel happy to hear the whole country call me Ammi, just the way my Najeeb did'

Fatima Nafis has been fighting to find her son Najeeb Ahmed, who disappeared from JNU more than two years back. She shares her journey with us

Published on 12th February 2019
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'It's perfectly natural': College students across Chennai feel Section 377 should be reformed

When the hearing in the case of Section 377 at Supreme Court concluded, college students across the city felt that its high time that the archaic law criminalising homosexuality is reformed

Published on 20th July 2018
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'Scientific Blasphemy!' cry IIT Bombay students after HRD Minister's remark on 'scientific' Sanskrit

An article in their in-house journal points out that Pokhriyal had misquoted Rick Briggs' paper. Sanskrit, Briggs said, is one of many languages fit for programming. Not the only one

Published on 4th September 2019
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'Thou shall not kill trees': B'luru residents protest marking of trees for elevated corridor

Karnataka Road Development Corporation Ltd (KRDCL) that has been chosen to execute the project had marked 144 trees on Ballari Road a week ago

Published on 4th February 2019
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‘We must not become prey to petty politics’

What’s former Union Minister Sachin Pilot’s views on the ruling party and their strategies? Find out!

Published on 14th March 2017
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  As Post Matric Scholarships dither in Centre-State logjam, academicians call for immediate release of funds

It was recently reported that over 60 lakh senior school students from SC communities are facing a financial crunch as the states have been unable to afford the funds

Published on 2nd December 2020
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12 out of 15 apex body members not in favour of changing name from  'Allahabad University' to 'Pragyaraj'

After being passed by the Parliament, the proposal would be sent to the President for approval and necessary changes can be made in the university's act, statues and ordinances

Published on 12th May 2020

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