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The library which was set up in the last week of February by the 18 Rashtriya Rifles of the Army has become an instant hit among the students of Ranipura, Chittisigpura, Kejrival and Devipora villages, officials said. (Representational Image) (Unsplash)

Army converts bus stand to 'street library' for JK children

PTI | , Anantnag
PUBLISHED ON MAR 07, 2021 07:15 PM IST
In a novel initiative, the Army has converted a dilapidated bus stand in a village in South Kashmir into a 'street library' to help students of neighbouring areas to prepare for competitive exams and higher studies.
The initiative was started with the aim of encouraging children in remote areas to inculcate the habit of reading, said Kurma Rao, Managing Director of the NEKRTC. (Representative image)(AP File)
The initiative was started with the aim of encouraging children in remote areas to inculcate the habit of reading, said Kurma Rao, Managing Director of the NEKRTC. (Representative image)(AP File)

Mobile library rolled out for children in Kalaburagi's remote areas in Karnataka

ANI |
PUBLISHED ON FEB 27, 2021 02:39 PM IST
A mobile library bus has been rolled out by North Eastern Karnataka Road Transport Corporation (NEKRTC) along with the Zilla panchayat, education department and library department in Kalaburagi district.
Serum Institute of India's (SII's) chief executive officer Adar Poonawalla said on Saturday his company is hopeful of launching Covovax by June 2021.(Shankar Narayan/HT Photo)
Serum Institute of India's (SII's) chief executive officer Adar Poonawalla said on Saturday his company is hopeful of launching Covovax by June 2021.(Shankar Narayan/HT Photo)

News updates from HT: SII hopeful of launching Covavax by June 2021

By hindustantimes.com, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 30, 2021 04:51 PM IST
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Kiara Bose Roy, the daughter of actors Rohit Roy and Mansi Joshi Roy, is the first ever steward of a Little Free Library (LFL) in Mumbai
Kiara Bose Roy, the daughter of actors Rohit Roy and Mansi Joshi Roy, is the first ever steward of a Little Free Library (LFL) in Mumbai

#BrunchBookChallenge: Kiara and the great book exchange

Hindustan Times | By Shruti Nair
PUBLISHED ON JUN 14, 2020 02:58 AM IST
India’s first ever steward of a Little Free Library was a little girl who wanted everyone to read
The post of a mini roadside library in Mizoram’s capital Aizawl was shared by an IFS officer Parveen Kaswan.(Twitter/@ParveenKaswan)
The post of a mini roadside library in Mizoram’s capital Aizawl was shared by an IFS officer Parveen Kaswan.(Twitter/@ParveenKaswan)

Netizens are loving Aizawl’s free mini roadside library

New Delhi | By Indo Asian News Service
PUBLISHED ON FEB 24, 2020 04:04 PM IST
This roadside library in Mizoram’s capital Aizawl, encourages reading habits and helps in building community by providing access to exchange free books.
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