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JNU student union poll results: Left panel sweeps elections, SFI gets president post after 13 years

SFI's Aishe Ghosh was elected as JNUSU president with 2,313 votes, defeating ABVP's Manish Jangid, who got 1,128 votes. The United Left Panel, comprising of Students’ Federation of India (SFI), Democratic Students’ Federation (DSF), the All India Students’ Association (AISA) and the All India Students’ Federation (AISF), secured a clean sweep in the Jawaharlal Nehru […]

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Of the People, for the People

Himanshu Bajpai on his cameo in Sacred Games 2 and his book Qissa Qissa Lucknowaa The word “serendipity” keeps propping up in the conversation with dastango and author Himanshu Bajpai — be it with reference to his recent cameo as a dastango in Sacred Games season two or the third reprint of his book Qissa […]

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A new documentary charts late sculptor S Nandagopal’s legacy

The Mythic & the Magical, a retrospective documentary, shows National award-winning sculptor, the late S Nandagopal’s inspirations, influences, and artistic explorations S Nandagopal was clear about one thing since his youth — he did not want to add his father, Cholamandal Artists’ Village founder KCS Paniker’s name to his. Firmly rooted in his search for […]

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Delhi govt school tops day school ranking

The government-run Rajkiya Pratibha Vikas Vidyalaya (RPVV), Sector 10, Dwarka, has been ranked no. 1 in the India School Ranking 2019 released by Education World (EW) A national capital school has topped the rankings for government day schools in the country, while two others have made it to the first 10 in the rankings released […]

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On the Same Page

Chandramohan Kulkarni sculptures explore people’s relationship with the written word. (Written by Ruchika Goswamy) While working on illustrations for well-known Hindi writer and educationist Krishna Kumar’s book, Padhna, Zara Sochna, artist Chandramohan Kulkarni decided to capture the essence and beauty of the reader in the form of sculptures. “The person who is reading is involved […]

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Fun with Fungi

Dhakate, who is a gold medalist in botany from Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj in Nagpur, states that mushroom cultivation is eco-friendly. (Written by Ruchika Goswamy) Often found on pizza toppings, soups or growing out of tree barks, mushrooms have become an integral part of various culinary dishes not only because of their taste and texture but […]