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Justice N. Anand Venkatesh

“Ignorance is no justification”: As Madras HC provides guidelines to protect LGBTQIA+ community, Justice...

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Justice N. Anand Venkatesh, in a single judged bench at the Madras HC, told the court he was “not fully woke”.
These five stories will restore your faith in humanity amid Covid crisis

These five stories will restore your faith in humanity amid Covid crisis

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From Bengaluru residents providing beverages to medical staffers to a group of girls in Ranchi providing food to the needy, these five stories restore our faith in humanity.
Sweden India Covid relief

Samaritans from Sweden: Here’s how they build a SETU of help & trust via...

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Amid the ravaging second wave of the pandemic, aid from across the globe poured in for India. Support from the US, UK, Australia and Russia among other such nations made it to the headlines....
'Inequality has existed for years': Kannada actor Chetan Ahimsa is helping marginalised communities amid pandemic

‘Inequality has existed for years’: Kannada actor Chetan Ahimsa is helping marginalised communities amid...

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"Among others, we are helping people of the Koraga community of Udupi, who are, to this day, victims of a disturbing practice in which they are forced to eat nails and hair of the upper caste people," Chetan tells Platocast.
Here are stories of some people making a difference in these tough times

Here are stories of some people making a difference in these tough times

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From a Kerala man turning his auto into an ambulance to a Nagpur man feeding strays, here are some stories that restore our faith in humanity.
Covid-19 crisis in India

Covid-19 crisis in India: Instead of curbing, is Centre ensuring the virus STAYS HERE...

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After reading this headline, if you still have your doubts, then we'd say you need to wake up from your slumber! And if you're shocked, then maybe either you're too lucky with a healthy body (read...
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Antiviral surface for Covid-19: How new research can control the spread

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Antiviral surface for Covid-19 - the new research which can control the spread of virus. This can be a new hope for India's COVID crisis. The more the virus spreads, the more likely it...

Clothes made of algae to become new trend in future: Research

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Clothes made of algae is a new trend after up-cycling and re-cycling waste materials like plastics. Algae is being taken as a new resource for the textile industry to produce fibres, finishes and dyes....
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Discovery of oldest water on earth; how it is helpful in finding unanswered questions...

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Discovery of oldest water on earth can lead to reveal unanswered questions of mankind and proves how life in subsurface areas of Mars exists in groundwater.  As Barbara Sherwood Lollar sent water samples to a...

‘Project Prana’ low-cost ventilators are a life saver for India amid pandemic

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Project Prana by MIT students Shriya Srinivasan and Rajib Mondal have come up with multiplex ventilators called iSave to fight against the deadly virus. The second wave of COVID-19 hit resulted in ventilator crisis...