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Rising Digital Dependence During Pandemic Heightening Cyber Threats: WEF Survey

Jan 11, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

It also referred to India's pledge to reach net-zero emissions by 2070 and announced a target of 50 per cent renewable energy by 2030.

‘Business Blasters’: Over 1,000 Student-led Startups Selected For Delhi Govt Initiative

Jan 09, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

Delhi government's ‘Business Blasters’ programme is the first-ever school start-up initiative on such a large scale and it is being discussed all over the country.


100 New Sainik Schools To Provide Opportunity To Girl Students To Join Armed Forces: Rajnath

The defence minister exuded confidence that the decision to establish new Sainik schools will encourage girls to realise their dreams of serving the country.

After Free Electricity, Akhilesh Promises Laptops To Students if Party Voted To Power

Jan 08, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

"The party has already promised 300 units and free electricity for irrigation purposes. The party resolves to provide best quality laptops to the youth and students on coming to power," Yadav told news persons here.


Community Service Must Be Made Compulsory For Students: Vice President

Highlighting the contributions of visionary spiritual leaders like legendary social reformer Sree Narayana Guru and St Chavara in various fields, the Vice President also urged other states to take a cue from Kerala in the fields of education, social justice and women's empowerment.

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28 December, 2021

Punjabis Don't Need Outsider Like Kejriwal: Channi

Outlook Web Desk

"Kejriwal is best at rolling out bundles of lies before the people of Punjab," he said.


07 December, 2021

Study Reveals Youth Population To Be Less Susceptible To Rare Side Effects Of Covid Vaccine

Outlook Web Desk

Myocarditis is a rare but serious condition that causes inflammation of the heart muscle. It can weaken the heart and affect the heart’s electrical system, which keeps the heart pumping regularly.


17 September, 2021

46% Of India’s Youth Feel Money Is All That Matters: Study

Sneha Kanchan

Reflective of a generational shift in the way adults approach their professional and professional lives, many young people in India today feel that money matters more than anything else.


04 September, 2021

Why Are Hearts Of Young Indians So Vulnerable?

Lachmi Deb Roy

Experts point out that over exercising and dietary supplement can lead to heart attacks in youth, what is required is a balanced lifestyle.


12 August, 2021

Hip-hop Is The Most Potent Musical Genre To Raise Awareness Amongst The Youth: Krsna On International Youth Day 2021

Krsna

On International Youth Day 2021, rapper-composer Krishna Kaul aKa Krsna, from the Kalamkaar hip-hop gang, writes about the power of youth and how it helps in bringing about important and meaningful changes in the society’


11 August, 2021

International Youth Day 2021: Date, Significance, History And This Year's Theme

Outlook Web Bureau

International Youth Day, observed on August 12 every year, was based on a recommendation made by the World Conference of Ministers Responsible for Youth in Lisbon to the UN General Assembly.


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11 August, 2021

International Youth Day: Here’s Why We Need To Talk About Mental Health

Vandana Nair

NCRB data shows that between 2017-19, over 24,000 adolescents within the age bracket of 14-18 years became victims of suicide, while the National Mental Health Survey of 2015-16 found that over 90 per cent of common mental health issues went untreated in India.


20 May, 2021

Every Dose Of Covid Vaccine Wasted Is Denying Someone Protection: PM Modi

PTI

PM Narendra Modi also underlined concerns expressed in various quarters about the threats Covid-19 poses to the youth and children


15 September, 2020

‘Uttar Pradesh Govt Is Increasing Pain Of Youth,’ Says Priyanka Gandhi Vadra

PTI

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra slams the Uttar Pradesh government over reports that suggest the state will hire employees on a 5-year contractual basis.


12 August, 2020

International Youth Day 2020: The Rise of Unemployed And Idle Youth In India

Balwant Singh Mehta

India is going to continue to have a large youth population for the next two decades, which poses an imminent challenge of leveraging the potential of the abundant human resource.


19 April, 2019

Man Arrested For Questioning Goa Minister About Unemployment

Outlook Web Bureau

The youth had asked MLA Vishwajit Rane why he had not been provided a job despite being the Minister's active supporter for more than a decade.


17 April, 2019

50 Lakhs Jobs Were Lost After Demonisation, Youth Worst Hit: Report

Outlook Web Bureau

The report prepared by Azim Premji University is based on CMIE-CPDX data and says India's unemployed are mostly the youth and that the beginning of the decline in job losses coincided with demonetisation


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06 April, 2019

PM Modi Is Leading Chowkidar Campaign, But Govt's Own Project To Train Security Guards Is Mired In Controversy

Jeevan Prakash Sharma

The government’s own project to skill youths to become security guards has gone for a toss in recent years.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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