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By Jessie Yarrow:  From the microphone wielding reporters to blaring radios, from the gigantic headlines to the constant tweets and videos, no one is unaware of the power of media ...
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By Homegrown: Note: This article was originally published on Homegrown. Indian textbooks have been making news for all the wrong reasons lately. The unearthing of some appalling mistakes in social ...
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By Shivani Chimnani: Part-time diploma courses have proven to be a massive hit across the country. Thousands of students enroll for a variety of part time diploma courses alongside their ...
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By Uzma Shamim: I met young people who have started organisations and projects of social significance and rather than being buoyed down by all the hassles they faced, they have ...
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By Prachi Salve: After the buzz over India’s mission to Mars and the Prime Minister’s high-decibel Make-in-India, both meant to be showcases of the nation’s engineering talent, here is the ...
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By Abhishek Jha: Even after the High Court ruled in favour of the institute, IIT Roorkee has decided to revoke the expulsion of the 71 students, who were expelled earlier ...
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By Haripriya Madhavan: Selvi, along with her son, two daughters and a granddaughter lives in Arakkonam, Tamil Nadu. Her husband had passed away many years back and she has single-handedly ...
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By Arati Nair: As an aspiring civil servant, I have attended quite a few ‘orientation sessions’ with eminent speakers gushing with fervour about the IAS being the pinnacle of glory, ...
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By Neel Patel: I still remember when I got my first job in an IT firm and everyone was giving unwanted (and unasked) advice about career planning. The most common ...
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By Faith Gonsalves: When part of this video was filmed at Tarang Kala Kendra, a grassroots cultural initiative in Kapashera that we at Music Basti are proud to partner with, ...
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By Riad Azam: Student politics at the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has been plagued by regionalism over the past two decades. The independent spaces for student politics has been captured ...
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By Abhishek Jha: of 73 students from the institute. The student’s argument is that if the policy of expelling students below the cumulative grade of 5 were to continue, it ...
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By Nikhil Umesh: Standing in front of national television, filming for the junior quiz bowl in Kingston, Jamaica, I was prompted to introduce myself to the audience. “I am Nikhil ...
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By Abhishek Jha: Two things that are to be immediately understood about the expulsion of the 73 students from IIT Roorkee: Firstly, that “merit” is not something objective or set ...
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By Bhanvi Satija: In India, conducting a research can be a troublesome task. The list of problems that researchers face here, is long – ranging from lack of access to ...
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By Video Volunteers: Students at the Government Girls’ Upgraded School in Shopian face bizarre circumstances in trying to get an education. Some are cramped into a kitchen converted to a ...
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By Kawalpreet Kaur: In one of the recent cases of harassment in Delhi University, a female student was allegedly sexually abused by her professor and psychologically pressurized by the principal ...
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By Ahmer Khan: जून की तपती धूप में मुख्यमंत्री अरविंद केजरीवाल के आवास के बाहर तकरीबन पांच सौ छात्र भूख प्यास से बेहाल चौबीस घंटे सड़क पर धरना दिए बैठे ...
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By Anisha Padma: Despite arriving one hour late in front of Shastri Bhawan, I thought I would be able to catch the beginning of the planned protest against the appointment ...
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By Riad Azam: The Abdullah Women’s College at the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) is a source of endless awe and interest among the rest of the University students, and issues ...
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By Prerna Grewal: Semester results have often played with the expectations of many students. Our own predictions are hardly ever in sync with the actual scores. The surprises might be ...
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By Zoya Sham: The Indian Institutes of Management draft Bill 2015 proposed by the HRD Ministry has been the subject of many debates, most of which determined that its cons ...

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