I started repairing broken electronic toys for kids in our family friend circle, and now almost every kid thinks I'm some sort of wizard.
explaining how their toys work inside and letting them help me fix the broken bits.
if I had full freedom, I think I'd do this full time. I love to see the magic in their eyes and help them gain a love for tinkering. maybe take some on as little apprentices, and have them go off into their own hackerspaces, exceed my ability, and grow the community, and continue to foster local build/repair/development.
CAA isn’t India’s internal matter anymore.
154 European Parliament members say it violates India’s “international obligations” under the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights & other Human Rights treaties to which India is a signatory.
"The idea of secularism in India does not negate religion in public space unlike the French concept of 'laicite' which excludes religion in public space.Indian secularism on the other hand envisages religious neutrality and equal treatment of all religions"https://bit.ly/2NXwTgt
Indian Govt's #NetNeutrality violating "whitelisted sites" list for kashmir coming with a small upgrade. Access to limited news sites and few NGO websites
The whitelist of #Kashmir's first great firewall has now been expanded to 300 websites, including many news websites. NYT, WaPo, The Wire included among the 53 news organisations allowed. 👇
India news, solidarity
The anti-CAA protestors are sharing food being given out for free among one other. It's another way of protesting Modi's strict adherence to ideas of divisiveness between communities sharing food and water.
Food is political. Community meals are political.
Joint Parliamentary Committee on Personal Data Protection Bill, 2019 invites suggestions from stakeholders. The Bill was referred to the JPC headed by @M_Lekhi@twitter.com for examination and report.
@LokSabhaSectt Joint Committee on the Personal Data Protection Bill, 2019 invites suggestions on the Bill. @M_Lekhi@twitter.com
The Kerala High Court on Friday held that schools which are required to have recognition under the RTE Act are not entitled to impart religious instruction or religious study of one religion exclusively in preference to other religions.
Read Judgment: https://bit.ly/30UwMYn
The women's protest at Mumbra was dispersed by cops by revoking permission on the fourth day today. However, these absolutely amazing women have decided to continue their resistance nonetheless. Please join them!
International Court Of Justice Directs Myanmar To Take Measures To Prevent Genocide Of Rohingyas https://www.livelaw.in/foreign-international/international-court-of-justice-directs-myanmar-to-take-measures-to-prevent-genocide-of-rohingyas-151937
Scientists spot six near-extinct vaquita marinas
Scientists said Monday they have spotted six #VaquitaMarina•s, one of the most endangered #animals on Earth, off the coast of #Mexico, reviving hopes for the survival of the world's smallest #porpoise.
The #vaquita has been nearly #wiped #out by illegal fishing in its native habitat, the #GulfOfCalifornia, and the World Wildlife Fund (#WWF) warned last year that it could soon go #extinct.
Bushfires remain at Emergency Warning level in some parts of #Australia, including near capital Canberra because of hot conditions and strong winds.
In NSW, 70 fires burning of which 44 are not contained.
ഫെഡറേറ്റഡ് സോഷ്യൽ വെബ്ബിലെ മലയാളിക്കൂട്ടം.