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In Memoriam, The Fifty Day War: #6: Gunning without Glory

This week, in 1999, the Indian Army cleared off a Pakistani invading force from the Kargil district in Kashmir. The conflict lasted over 50 days on the snow-capped mountain tops of the Line of Control. 527 soldiers lost their lives in the line of duty in these two months - most of them forgotten but as footnotes in military history books. This July 26, as India celebrates its 22nd Vijay Diwas, Newshound India Foundation remembers some of the bravehearts whose names could not make it to the headlines. [...]

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NHIF Student Media Programme

The programme assists, trains, mentors, and provides internships to students from all years - from the moment they join the course till 3 months after graduation - on a daily basis. Partner institutions get a special mention and logo branding on all content created by their students. During the course of the year, partner institutions are extended merit-based advertising and marketing through more than 5,000 pieces of content - print, video and photo - created by their students across multiple platforms.

What We Offer

  • Daily mentorship and training throughout the year for all students in areas of their choosing.
  • Interactive virtual workshop every month for all students.
  • Author byline for each and every contribution made/assistance rendered.
  • 1, 2, and 3-month certificate writing and broadcast training for all students.
  • Opportunity for a student to work with NHIF as a paid freelancer at INR 5,000 per month.
  • Opportunity to earn educational assistance fee for each and every original story (print/video), and concept (print/video).
  • Chance to be a part of India’s only student media community and network with students from around the country.
  • Opportunity to network and freelance for independent professionals and probable employers right from the first year of college.
  • No expectations or hard and fast timings. Students can independently suggest stories and segments throughout their degree.
  • Chance to work part-time with Newshound India Foundation/other independent organisations with a salary at par with the market.
  • Complimentary Induction Workshop by Founder for all students.
  • >40 Daily merit-based promotions across multiple platforms through contributions made by students.
  • Logo branding in all induction workshops conducted by Founder across schools and colleges.
  • Logo branding in all of NHIF's interviews, discussions, online/offline workshops, and media coverage.
  • Quarterly article/video segment featuring the institution’s non-profit initiatives (by faculty members/representatives).
  • Continuous coverage on NHIF's platforms of key extra-curricular events at the institution.
  • Get tagged as a partner on every student’s post across NHIF's platforms (with logo).
  • Opportunity to network and collaborate with industry professionals, and teachers from other schools/colleges.
  • Special mention in all stories/segments created by student journalists from the institution.
  • Freelance/full-time employment opportunities for students and graduates with NHIF and other media organisations.
  • Get featured as a partner college on the NHIF website with our Board of Advisors.