Stories that create impact, drive change – contributed by you.


Stories that create impact, drive change – contributed by you.

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Your chances of ever being caught in a terrorist attack are negligible, but these ten rules can help in any emergency.
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Bankruptcy or indebtness accounts for 20.6% of farmer suicides in UP.
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It is obvious to all that all is not well in India.
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How a young farmer in Andhra Pradesh got caught in a web of loans and gave up.
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As the UN climate talks begin, a few glimpses of the Melbourne Climate March which took place on 27th November.
A health worker attends to a patient at the maternity ward in the government hospital in Koidu, Kono district in eastern Sierra Leone, December 20, 2014. Health workers at the hospital are in full protective gear as part of increased precautions since the outbreak of Ebola in West Africa. Sierra Leone, neighbouring Guinea and Liberia are at the heart of the world's worst recorded outbreak of Ebola. Rates of infection are rising fastest in Sierra Leone, which now accounts for more than half of the 18,603 confirmed cases of the virus. REUTERS/Baz Ratner (SIERRA LEONE - Tags: HEALTH DISASTER) - RTR4ISTF

Since the beginning of the latest Ebola outbreak, several comparisons have been made between Ebola and HIV.
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हिंदुस्तान में देशभक्ति की औक़ात अगर बस इतनी है कि पिक्चर हॉल में जो खड़ा हो गया वो देशभक्त हो जाएगा तो सनम ऐसी देशभक्ति हमें ले डूबेगी एक दिन।
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Youth Ki Awaaz too joined the merriment and captured moments of free expression of love and affection at the Delhi Queer Pride Parade
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Because the gender binary is so tight, men are encouraged to enjoy hyper-masculine expressions of power, and pop-culture is the perfect production centre.
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During her visit to Delhi, I interviewed Manabi Bandhopadhyay for Youth Ki Awaaz. Manabi is the first transgender college principal in the country.

Sherlock Holmes has been the subject of more screen adaptations than any other literary character, with 75 different actors playing him since 1900.
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Mockingjay Part 2, the final installment of the Hunger Games series, marks the end of an era. So I was obviously excited when I went to watch the film.
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Despite stringent laws on the regulation of the sale of acid in the market and punishment for perpetrating the crime, attacks are on the rise.
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Jamia's recent invitation to PM Modi for this year's convocation ceremony has triggered a strong reaction, especially from the alumni of the University.
A labourer carries coal in a basket to load it in a truck at a coal store in the northern Indian city of Chandigarh October 25, 2010. Demand for coal is forecast to grow 11 percent a year in India, which aims to halve its peak-hour power deficit of nearly 14 percent over the next two years and triple its generation capacity over the next decade. REUTERS/Ajay Verma (INDIA - Tags: BUSINESS ENERGY) - RTXTTFB

In a fight between BJP-led policy and UPA-led policy, the environment is the loser. What does that mean for us?
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Farming consultancies are cropping up in urban areas as households opt for rooftop farms and gardens for cleaner food and environment.
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The silence around sanitation, a basic human right, can have serious repercussions for human health, equality and dignity.
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The 53rd batch of Calicut Medical college has made a checklist of things to be done in the last 53 days of college life, called 'Graduation 53'.
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Aamir Khan's comments at the Ramnath Goenka Journalism Awards last week sparked much debate and discussion. Wonder what the other Khans think..
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Dear Modi ji, India awaits 'actions', rather than 'false' promises.

The bad news Vishesh, is that formal education will fail you. But the good news is, life’s lessons won’t.
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