Education  /  Published 10.08.20

Good samaritans

Here’s what students can do to help during the pandemic: 1. Spread awareness about various issues through blogs and Instagram handles. 2. Build a community of Good Samaritans through WhatsApp g...
By Chandreyee Ghose in

Jharkhand  /  Published 09.08.20

Delayed admissions add to uncertainty

Students who passed out class XII this year are finding themselves stranded when it comes to higher education, as many have no idea as to when the new sessions will begin. A majority of English-mediu...
By Antara Bose in

Calcutta  /  Published 06.08.20

Gift of phones for children in need

A city NGO working with women and children for almost five decades will provide underprivileged children in the city with phones to prevent them from giving up studies because of circumstances trigger...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 04.08.20

Right to education? Yes, atop 150-ft tank

If you have ever wondered how uphill the challenge is to access the Internet in India’s villages, 20-year-old Sanatan Naik can give you a precise figure: 150 feet. That’s the height of th...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 01.08.20

NIFT students seek part-waiver of fees

Several students of the National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) have written to senior administrative officials and the textiles ministry to waive a part of their fees in view of the pandemic....
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 01.08.20

AASU calls for financial package

The All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) has urged the state government to announce a financial package for those affected by the coronavirus pandemic which has caused health as well as financial di...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 31.07.20

Student roughed up over temple question

A first-year medical student from Tufanganj town was assaulted on Wednesday allegedly by BJP supporters for asking on his Facebook page the need to set up the Ram temple in Ayodhya during the pandemic...
By Our Correspondent in Cooch Behar

North East  /  Published 29.07.20

Protest brews on new environment policy

The draft Environment Impact Assessment (EIA) Notification, 2020, is beginning to emerge as a new flashpoint between the Centre and the Northeast. EIA is a process under the Environment (Protection) ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

Education  /  Published 27.07.20

Lockdown mantra

Every day, they spend over four hours on social media after online classes. No, they are not just looking for new friends but learning how to cultivate an alternative career. Post the pandemic, there...
By Chandreyee Ghose in

Calcutta  /  Published 26.07.20

Helpline for Classs IX-XII

Students of Classes IX to XII of state-aided schools will be able to clear their doubts while studying at home by phoning a teacher. A dedicated toll free number will connect them to a teacher who wi...
By Mita Mukherjee in Salt Lake


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