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28 students from 'Kashmir Super 30' make it to IITs, NITs

The 'Kashmir Super 30' initiative aims to support talented, underprivileged students in the state 

Published on 13th June 2017
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Alekhya Reddy leads a life where she gets to travel without having a traditional 9 to 5 job

For a month, she curated new and interesting walks every day, lived and worked out of a fort and binged on Rajasthani food. It was the longest she has been cut off from family and friends 

Published on 24th July 2019
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Bishan Singh Bedi launches vision screening campaign for underprivileged students

Former Indian cricket captain Bishan Singh Bedi distributed free spectacles to 27 children of Government Boys Senior Secondary School, Pandara Park in New Delhi

Published on 20th August 2018
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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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COVID-19 pandemic: Google is empowering female Internet saathis in India

The COVID-19 pandemic began spreading across Asia Pacific in January, affecting millions of people directly

Published on 6th May 2020
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For an Ambedkarite like me, education is part of activism: Dalit student who topped the SSUS exams

A prominent Dalit activist, Dinu K scored the highest marks in this year's MA Sociology final year examinations conducted by the Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit, Kalady

Published on 27th August 2020
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Good news for IIT aspirants: You may now get to attempt JEE Advanced three times in a row

Students were originally allowed to attempt the entrance to the top engineering institutes only two consecutive times

Published on 7th September 2020
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Here's how STEM Labs set up in Telangana will stem sinking numbers of girls in Science streams

Schools in Telangana will have STEM labs that will renew the focus on Maths and Science in a big way, despite fears that the IT sector will take a tumble in the years to come

Published on 13th June 2017
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How elder kids are trained to be mentors at Ishva Foundation's summer camp

Ishva Foundation and their recently concluded summer camp was a hit. Apart from this, their initiatives have helped children to the extent that they are now district-level sportspersons

Published on 1st May 2019
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How STEPapp's collab with the Tribal Affairs Ministry is helping underprivileged students access digital learning

We spoke to Praveen Tyagi, the founder of STEPapp to find out more about their collaboration with the Ministry of Tribal Affairs and how it helps students

Published on 23rd September 2020
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IIT Bombay to start next semester online, to crowdfund Rs 5 crore for tech, gadgets for underprivileged students

While a lot of students welcome this, they also raised concerns over this affecting their research. Maharashtra, where the IIT is located, has the maximum number of COVID cases in the country

Published on 25th June 2020
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IIT Kanpur starts crowdfunding campaign, asks alumni to help poor students buy laptops to attend online classes

The institute aims to raise Rs 3 Crore to help 600 poor students. The next semester will be held completely online

Published on 28th July 2020
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IIT Roorkee student who teaches poor kids for free gets gold medal from Prez Kovind 

President Kovind felicitated him with the medal during IIT Roorkee's 19th annual convocation where eight other students were also awarded

Published on 4th October 2019
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Independence Day: 18 Indian colleges that played a part in the struggle for freedom

These universities and colleges in pre-Independence India were hotbeds for political student activity and an uprising that rocked the British colonials and eventually led to India's unshackling

Published on 14th August 2018
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Let’s Teach English: How this Chennai initiative is helping underprivileged children speak English better

What began as a pandemic project currently has over 3000 volunteers and 40 organisations enrolled in the Let’s Teach English initiative in different states all over the country

Published on 24th February 2021

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