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27/10/2018 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

#ReimaginingImpact at the U.N. Young Changemakers Conclave

WTD News joins Times Now, Homegrown, Business World, INK and FirstPost in an event hosted by X Billion Action Lab with UNIC for India & Bhutan to support a conversation on #ReimaginingImpact at the event held in Mumbai on 27th October. Speakers like Smriti Irani, Omar Abdullah, India Director for the Word Bank Junaid Ahmad, ISKCON leader Radhanath Swami, Chief Minister of Nagaland Neiphiu Rio and many more will help enable a dialogue about creating systemic change in the digital age.

19/06/2017 - 23/06/2017 All Day

WTD News at the 2017 GEN Summit Hackathon in Vienna

At the Editor's Lab Hackathon hosted by the Global Editor's Network in Vienna, WTD News joined the ranks of BBC, Buzzfeed News, National Geographic, etc. as 1 of the 16 newsrooms hacking to make "complex news stories simple". With important news like Brexit or the Syrian War unfolding over months at a stretch, WTD News created 'Press.ed For Time', an algorithm that chronicles and summarises key events along a simple timeline.

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17/03/2017 - 18/03/2017 All Day

WTD News at the Mumbai Editor's Lab Hackathon

WTD News won both 1st Place and Public's Choice place at the Global Editors Network (GEN) '2017 Mumbai Editor's Lab Hackathon' organised at The Indian Express. The theme was to build a tool that would evaluate and analyse gender inequalities, creating more awareness on the issue. WTD News created 'MissManage' - a financial learning tool and tracker, that helps women become financially literate and empowered.

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11/12/2016 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

WTD News turns One. Year. Old.

Over drinks and our beloved Khao Galli vada pavs, WTD News celebrated it's very 1st birthday party - a re-union of old and new staff, past and present interns and loved ones and supporters who have relentlessly championed our work. We would never have reached this milestone without you'll 🙂

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