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Digital Divide

We tend to think of a single “digital divide” separating the haves and have-nots in the online world, but inequality in the internet era takes on a vast number of forms. These stories capture the challenges of slow, low or no internet.
Meet the people who are doing everything they can to overcome this gap between India and Bharat.

This Ladakhi Vlogger will make you fall in love with her fields

5:54 mins

Meet 9-year-old Nazima from Leh.A unique fourth-grader from Turtuk Preparatory School who overcame the digital divide with her love for the phone and camera. COVID-19 had an adverse impact on Nazima's village, much like other parts of rural India that had little or no internet penetration. Nazima and her schoolmates faced trouble in accessing any online classes with poor internet connectivity.

Watch the episode to know how she overcomes the #digitaldivide

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Digital Divide: How fair are Online Exams?

3:02 mins

In the third episode of our series Digital divide, in which we explore the question; how fair are online exams? With the increasing number of institutes moving classes and courses online, exams are also being held online. But what about those who don’t have access to the internet or are on shared devices. What if there’s no connectivity or a bad network. These are some of the questions that haunt many young people across India. This is their voice.

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Digital Divide: Jammu & Kashmir youth are asking for 4G during Lockdown

2:34 mins

This is the second episode of our series Digital divide, in which we bring stories on how internet unavailability is creating a divide. Jammu and Kashmir had the face the longest internet shutdown  in India’s history lasting 7 months between 4 August 2019 to 4 March 2020.

Internet services have since been restored in a phased manner however only at 2G speeds. The coronavirus pandemic is only making things worse. Essential services — like education and medical consultation — now have to be conducted online, and slow speeds are subpar to meet those demands. Internet connection on 2G offers average speeds of 40 kilobits per second with a theoretical cap of 384 kilobits per second. Not enough speed to access most internet services without interruptions

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How is the Indian education system surviving during a lockdown?

2:28 mins

In this episode, Puc creator Kunwar Hari om, talk about how online classes are becoming problem for students living in rural areas because iof slow internet connection. The education sector is suffering due to the ongoing lockdown. As ordered by the Government, schools, and colleges have started online classes. The biggest question was how will the classes go on? After the HRD notification, colleges started our classes virtually. Some students opposed the idea. According to them, internet connectivity in their area is not very strong to attend live classes.

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Punjab

Explore the reality of living in Punjab

Show By : Sandeep Singh
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Explore the reality of living in Punjab

Season 1 Episodes 2 Watch Now

Explore the reality of living in Punjab

Season 1 Episodes 2 Watch Now

Explore the reality of living in Punjab

Season 1 Episodes 2 Watch Now

Explore the reality of living in Punjab

Season 1 Episodes 2 Watch Now
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