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    Why everyone must watch Raven, a Malayalam music video on casteism and discrimination

    A raven is not a bird that many people find aesthetically pleasing. After all, a raven can never be a crane, even if it takes a dip. This is what a popular Malayalam proverb translates to. If you've seen the Malayalam videoRaven, that has since gone viral, this is one of the many things that the protagonist's son grew up hearing, whenever he wore colourful...

    • 3 days ago
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    Dear Indian government, your ban on e-cigarettes will be the death of me. Thank you

    It's been a decade since I lit my first cigarette and I have been trying to quit for the most part of the last three years. I tried chewing gums, nicotine gums and patches and apps that promised to help me quit. I even tried the government helpline number that comes on screen after Akshay Kumar's gyaan on sanitary pads and smoking — I always thought that...

    • 3 days ago
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    Got academic doubts in the middle of the night? BasicFirst will help clear them for you. Anytime

    BasicFirst is an e-learning platform with a personal touch. A group of professionals and academic experts got together with Randhir Kumar Priyadarshi, the Founder and CEO of the firm, to prepare students from Classes 6 to 12 to tackle every test and major examination that come their way. Randhir says that he believes that one-size-fits-all approach...

    • 4 days ago
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    Meet Abhirami Manohar, the high school student who is spearheading Kochi's Climate Strike

    Perhaps it's in the voices of these children that the urgency of climate change is most evident. On Friday, September 20, students from Kochi will join activists from the group Climate Revolutionary in Trivandrum, Bengaluru, Kolkata, Chennai, Delhi and Mumbai to sacrifice a school day in the name of the environment — as a part of Greta Thunberg's...

    • 4 days ago
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    Here's why people are storming Twitter with the hashtag #millennialretirementplans

    Millennials across the world stormed Twitter with suggestions how they would like to retire, using the hashtag #millennialretirementplans, and most of them had pessimistic and gloomy views about their golden years. From living in their parents' basements to colonizing the Mars only to destroy it like Earth, millennials (those born between 1980 and 2000) wished for...

    • 5 days ago
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    Meet the women who are keeping Hyderabad's stray dogs safe and sound

    Kaivalya Kashyap describes meeting Pravallika Nagam as one of the milestones of her life. This is because they share an intense love for dogs which goes beyond just adopting street dogs and feeding them. They truly want to make a difference in the lives of their furry friends. "We used to work for Blue Cross and when we interacted, we found we had similar ideas and...

    • 5 days ago
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    The Jeffrey Archer interview: I'll have to live till 86 to achieve this

    The heights by great men reached and kept Were not attained by sudden flight, But they, while their companions slept, Toiled ever upward in the night. These words by American poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow are whatLord Jeffrey Howard Archerchooses to live by. And it truly echoes the very essence of his core. Don't believe us? Listen to this. The English novelist is known...

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    What the Fart? This contest in Surat is searching for India's best 'fartist'. Seriously

    The thought of a 'fart competition' might raise a stink, quite literally, but what if you were given a chance to set yourself free by passing gas and also win a prize for that? Sounds strange? But it's really happening. A restaurant in Gujarat's Surat is going ahead with a contest for India's best 'Fartist' on Sunday, September 22, 2019."Few days ago, I...

    • 6 days ago
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    Meet Gayatri Sivani Vishnubhotla, the 14-year-old violin prodigy who has already performed over 500 times

    Getting hold of violin prodigyGayatri Sivani Vishnubhotlacan be quite tough. We would know! We'd been trying to talk to the 14-year-old for over four months now. But now that we've got in touch, we realise exactly why she is so busy. Firstly, she just shifted to Hyderabad from her native town of Vijayawada two months ago. Secondly, not only...

    • a week ago
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    Through Chevening Scholarships and Fellowships, you can now study at the UK's finest universities

    Since 1983, doors have been open for exceptional professionals from around the world throughCheveningScholarships and Fellowships. This prestigious programme allows you to study in some of the best universities that the UK has to offer and be a part of its alumni network as well. "I was at the University of Bradford as part of the...

    • a week ago

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