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Going beyond a pinch or a poke

Fathers who ill treat or abuse their wives in front of children, tend to pass on that same violent behaviour to their sons.

Published on 28th February 2017
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Here's how Sathya Sai Seva is going to reach 1000 rural Indian schools

Legal eagle Nimish Pandya tells us about how Sathya Sai Organisation is making a difference to kids in 20 Indian states by offering education and books for learning

Published on 23rd February 2017
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We do not have time: Tata Sons Chief Natarajan Chandrasekaran talks up digital, Aadhar and Kamaraj at TNIE's ThinkEdu Conclave

Talking to a largish audience of mostly TCS and allied Tata staff, besides students and academics, the Tata chief who took over after the stormy biff with Cyrus Mistry, talked about going phygital

Published on 4th March 2017
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Prakash Javadekar finds Shashi Tharoor’s new book so impressive that he says it should be given to students

Sure-footed, relaxed and surprisingly open to ideas like having Shashi Tharoor’s book included in the CBSE curriculum, HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar talks  about how he’s managing all the chaos 

Published on 13th March 2017
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Admission alert! How about BA in Public Policy with embedded IAS Coaching?

UPES offers B.A in Public Policy with embedded IAS Coaching

 

Published on 16th March 2017
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If there aren't enough jobs, there will soon be bloodshed, warns  R Sarathkumar

AISMK President R Sarathkumar talks about how FDI, a more modern education system and stricter laws are the only way to ensure the youth of today don't end up revolting when the jobs dry up

Published on 16th March 2017
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IIT-Kharagpur receives first supercomputing facility under the National Supercomputing Mission (NSM)

Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur is the first academic institution to receive a supercomputing facility under the National Supercomputing Mission (NSM)

Published on 22nd March 2017
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The intent of H1B visas is not replacement of American workers? 

Alexander Acosta, the Labour Secretary nominee, decodes the reason behind the air surrounding H1B visas

Published on 23rd March 2017
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IITs, NITs to scrap 'unpopular' courses: Believe it or not, they're Engineering and not Humanities

The move intends to bring down the number of vacant seats in premier institutions, but IIT directors have indicated that the vacancies are mostly in some engineering courses and not in humanities

Published on 27th March 2017
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Dis-placed: 3 out 5 Engineering graduates are unable to find a job, admits Union HRD Minister

Answering a question-answer session in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday, Prakash Javadekar expressed concerns about the quality of education in Engineering colleges

Published on 30th March 2017
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Loo and behold: Meet the US student who's been staying in UP's remotest villages for five years to build 'one toilet at a time'

Since 2012, Marta Vanduzer-Snow, a PhD student from the US, has been building toilets in the most backward villages of UP. Despite all the turmoil and general mistrust, she's managed to cut the stink

Published on 2nd April 2017
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He had to switch countries. What this 18-year-old did next will stun you: He wrote NASA a thesis on how to connect Earth and the Moon with an elevator

Shuttling between his mother in Hyderabad and his grandparents in Chennai, Sai Kiran P stunned the scientists with his detailed life-in-spaceproposal that won him the NASA Ames contest

Published on 8th April 2017
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6 AIIMS, 25 new medical colleges - Yogi Adityanath's medical endeavors 

Yogi Adityanath's development agenda pays attention to medical schools too 

Published on 10th April 2017
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Overrun by private dental colleges, TN to finally get a second Government Dental College and Hospital in Virudhunagar  

TN Chief Minister Edapaddi K Palaniswami announced that the college would be constructed soon and 100 BDS seats would be added to the state's stock of medical and dental seats

Published on 12th April 2017
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Fast and Furious: Meet Joshil Abraham, a Keralite professor fed on Ambedkar and Marx, who has been on a hunger fast outside his college for 15 days

You've heard of GBPEC's protest for land. You've seen Joshil Abraham being carted off to AIIMS. You've probably seen pics of his mosquito net. This is his origin story and why he does what he does

Published on 19th April 2017

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