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Female student accuses Assistant Professor and two other employees of sexual harassment 

The Haryana Women Commission recently found that the Internal Complaints Committee which deals with such matters was not active in the college

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IIM-Calcutta announces its eighth batch in the Advanced Programme in Supply Chain Management

The institute in partnership with Hughes Global Education seeks to provide supply chain management concepts and brings in a unique blend of multi-disciplinary learning

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Trying to have a dialogue with the principal: St Stephen's teachers after staging dharna

The notices put up by the college's chairman has put the entire student and teaching community in confusion. What will happen next? 

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JNU post-grad student hangs himself in common study room, students shocked

An MA second-year student from JNU committed suicide in a study room by hanging himself from a ceiling fan

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Shoolini University researchers come up with eco-friendly, low-cost plan to produce biodiesel from biowaste

A provisional patent entitled 'Low cost and eco-friendly process for the  production of biodiesel from biowaste' was filed by Dr Saurabh Kulshreshtha and one of his students

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Are you ready for a career? Here's what you need to do to equip yourselves with the required skills

It is essential that the youth appraise their ‘career readiness’. The youth must be aware of it so that they can take suitable steps in the required direction

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Swole and tailwind: Here is a list of new words to add to your vocabulary this week

New words are coined as per the linguistic needs of the people in different fields and on a regular basis the words are added to dictionaries

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Despite Prinicpal's warning, St Stephen's teachers, students to hold dharna for preservation of academic integrity

Following recent developments, the Students' Union members have written an open letter to the principal, expressing their concerns

Students are at a risk of backache and hunchback due to heavy school bags

OPINION: Should students be made to carry school bags like donkeys? Absolutely not

John Monterio quotes  American aunthor Lawrence Wright's saying  'A donkey is a very useful beast of burden'

With mock attendance testing is underway for the past few weeks, the school officials expressed several issues regarding the system (Pic: Express)

Biometric attendance in Tirupur govt schools to be implemented from June 3, glitches yet to be resolved

Every school is offered 3-4 biometric module depending upon the number of teaching and administrative staff

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Kerala school demands Rs 1 lakh for issuing TC to Class X students, Childline initiates action against management

The issue has been raised by six students of Good Shepherd Modern English School, at Palunda, who have cleared their class X examination and are seeking admission in state-run schools

As it is the summer holiday for schools, children are free and they land in the clutches of political leaders (Pic: Express)

Activists accuse political parties of 'using' children for campaign rallies in Dharwad

Raghavendra Bhat, who works with the UNICEF, said there is a need to hold orientation programmes by election officers for political leaders in connection with use of children for election publicity

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KSEEB provides a five-day extension to the 40K students who missed supplementary applications in the state

Over 40K students miss the May 15 deadline to apply foor supplementary exams therefore KSEEB extends date following requests from school heads 

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Despite having Satark app to give lightning warning, Odisha loses 22 lives in the last 46 days

SRC officials said residents are also alerted at least half-an-hour in advance of any lightning activity in a particular area through SMSes sent by BSNL

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No handloom uniforms on reopening day for T'puram students, courtesy budget cuts

State misses deadline to distribute fabric among schools owing to treasury restrictions within schools causing students to miss school uniforms on day one

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AP Intermediate results not out, students in a fix as EAMCET needs both to calculate cut-off

Though the BIE has already sent the students' marks directly to the concerned officials of EAMCET to add to the Eamcet scores, the students are in the dark

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Despite tending to her paralysed dad, this Kozhikode teen notched up an A+ in SSLC

Arya believed that studying next to her bed-ridden father would help his speedy recovery and she also ensured to read her lessons out loud with him by her side

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605 private schools in Delhi may lose recognition over non-payment of Rs 5 lakh environmental penalty

The NGT had in 2017 directed all Delhi government and private schools as well as colleges to install rainwater harvesting systems in their premises within two months at their own cost

Kerala Institute of Tourism and Travel Studies built homes for house sparrows post the 2018 floods

This Kerala tourism institute rehabilitated house sparrows after the floods last year. Here's how       

The nests were built out of scraps for house sparrows across Marayoor in Idukki District right after the Kerala floods

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Goa University withdraws teacher recruitment ads after objections from BJP ally Goa Forward Party

The Goa University has withdrawn the three advertisements released on March 8, 2019, for recruitment of teaching positions, including for backlog, shortfall and regular vacancies, read the release

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St Stephen College issues notice banning protests and press on campus a day after warning to teachers

The latest notice issued by the principal says that any protests on campus will be dealt with strictly and no member of the press can enter the premises without his approval

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Bandipora rape: Classes remain suspended in most educational institutes in Kashmir after youth dies in protest clash

Arshad Ahmad Dar was critically injured on Monday during clashes which broke out against the rape of a three-year-old girl in Sumbal area of Bandipora. He succumed to his injuries later

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SC seeks response from Centre, CBSE on plea seeking 10% reservation for EWS in CTET 2019

The court was hearing a plea by some petitioners belonging to economically weaker sections and planning to appear in CTET 2019

At HXLS, art thrives in its visual and performing forms, encompassing a diverse range of activities and modes of expression (Pic: HXLS)

Gurgaon's Heritage Xperiential Learning School is teaching students reasoning and logical reasoning with art. Here's How

The Heritage Xperiential Learning School in Gurgaon, affiliated to CBSE, has been applying the art-integrated approach for over 15 years and has been a strong proponent of the arts

Musalgaonkar says that he was only doing his job by making predictions

My prophecy will come true on May 23: MP Astrology lecturer suspended for predicting BJP win

Rajeshwar Shastri Musalgaonkar was the head of Sanskrit, Vedas and Astrology at Vikram University, Ujjain. He was suspended on May 2

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Three BTech students caught with 10 kg ganja, police say they smuggled to pay for luxurious lifestyle

The students were caught on their way from Araku Valley to Visakhapatnam. The car and their phones have also been seized

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Over 2 lakh Game of Thrones fans sign petition to remake final season with 'competent makers'

The petition started by Dylan D on change.org on May 7 is signed by around 250,000 people. "This series deserves a final season that makes sense," it reads

Gita Wolf: The creative genius behind Tara Books (Pic: Ashwin Prasath)

Tara at 25: Why Gita Wolf has always steered clear of 'market standards' and regular publishing

A publishing house that doubles up as an art gallery, indigenous artists who get the same treatment as authors...there's a lot to fall in love with at Tara Books

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Five signs why your organisation should outsource its salesforce

One significant drawback that companies might experience, due to salesforce outsourcing, is the possible lack of control over the sales process

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MP government school teacher punishes Class 6 girl with 168 slaps for being absent, arrested

The teacher allegedly directed 14 girls to slap the student two times every day for six days.The girl had to be hospitalised

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Meet the teen from Pudukottai who won a Silambam competition at Goa University

Winning the silambam tournament, which is a weapon-based traditional arts-cum-sports form has always been a dream for Jayaseelan

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Over 700 kids of Odiya construction workers graduate from special worksite schools in Hyderabad

These children from various villages of Odisha make their way to Hyderabad accompanying their parents who are part of the brick kiln industry, every year.

Agna ensures to dabble in a lot of activity and engage students for an entire hour

This LIBA prof uses theatre to teach management studies. How cool is that

Agna Fernandez talks about how her innovative teaching methodologies help engage students in a classroom thus resulting in longer attention span and productivity

Anuj Nakade, Founder of an exhibition called Meme Regime explaining about memes to people

Meme this way: Meet the peeps who make India's best loved memes

You've shared them. You've laughed at them. You've marvelled at the wit. Have you wondered who was behind them? We talk to young meme artists in India to find out how it is helping them to

The protest, which was non-violent and apolitical began at 4 pm from College Square, adjacent to the main campus of the University of Calcutta and continued till Hedua (Photo: CU ex-student)

Over 500 Kolkata students peacefully protest vandalising Vidyasagar statue until police lathicharge 

The protestors walked towards Manicktala, where their rally crisscrossed with the TMC rally, eventually leading to a police lathicharge

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This is how NITHM in Hyderabad has one of the greenest campuses ever

After a visit to NITHM and a chat with the director Dr Chinnam S Reddy, we recall some of the most striking points about the campus and the man behind its progress 

In my work, I gather, expand, share, and draw attention to the untold histories of the women, immigrants, and communities of colour with whom I collaborate, Annu says  (Pic: Annu Mathew)

Born in England, raised in India, this photography prof from University of Rhode Island is channelling immigrant experiences through her work

She works in a wide range of photographic media from the plastic lensed 'toy' Holga camera, photo animation to interactive installations

Sreedhar Bevara also has to his credit a compilation of poems written in Telugu | (Pic: Sreedhar Bevara)

From battling hunger in rural Andhra to taking on the world: The inspiring tale of Sreedhar Bevara

Bevara's message to young leaders is that they should look for motivation within themseleves and focus on doing better today and learn to celebrate the journey 

Initially, the programme was intended for anyone between the ages of 9-15, but is open to anyone above nine (Pic: Arthouse 18)

Preeti Golacha’s puppetry workshop in Kochi is pulling at the right strings to attract participants of all ages

The programme is supposed to the first of its kind with an unadulterated focus on the very basics of puppetry

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Why you need to call Hyderabad's Flowerwali for your next wedding anniversary

Sonal Agarwal, the Founder of Hyderabad-based Flowerwali, and her mentor came up with the name while they were driving down a street and trying to find inspiration 

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This water delivery start-up in Bargarh is quenching the thirst of people affected by Cyclone Fani

Piyush Balodia's EME is helping to fulfil the most basic need of human beings — getting them clean and fresh drinking water right after Cyclone FANI wreaked havoc

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Meet the youngsters who are getting Odisha back on its feet after the devastating Cyclone Fani

Cyclone Fani made landfall in Puri at around 8 am on May 3, 2019. Odisha was struck with winds of speed 130 kmph and upwards. Even Bhubaneswar wasn't spared from the wrath

Varsha Seshan (left) at one of the events during her book launch

How Varsha Seshan is taking serious social issues into the realm of children's books

Varsha Seshan, an internationally celebrated children’s books writer, talks about her journey and the books she has written so far 

Dr P Shyama Raju, Chancellor of REVA University

The REVA legacy: Why Shyama Raju's vision has shaped the future of education

Dr P Shyama Raju, Chancellor, REVA University talks about the new courses which will be launched this year and the gym facility for students to be fit and active

Darpan Bajaj while shooting an interview for Maharajin documentary

This IITian shot a documentary on women who broke social barriers by cremating bodies of the deceased 

Darpan Bajaj talks about what went into shooting the documentary Maharajin, which also amassed several awards — and he tells us why he wrote the kind of story he eventually did

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Why Harish Bhuvan's Pop-Up Counselling could solve all your life's worries in one shot

Have you attended Harish's Pop-Up Counselling session yet? Here, you can find quick answers to problems that have been plaguing you for a while now

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Statue, statue? Why the demolishing of the Vidyasagar statue should worry India today

The frenzy of vandalising statues had gone viral after a BJP mob uprooted Lenin's statue in Tripura quite the same way as US Marines uprooted Saddam's statue in Baghdad

A bust of the 19th-century social reformer was desecrated inside the Vidyasagar College premises (Pic: Google)

This is who Kolkata students think vandalised the Vidyasagar statue

At a press conference conducted on Wednesday morning in Kolkata, TMC MP Derek O' Brien alleged that 'BJP goons' damaged the Vidyasagar statue and Amit Shah did pretty much the same, in reverse

Kawalpreet is pursuing her LLB from Delhi University after completing her BA in Psychology (Pic: Facebook)

Minimum qualification to contest elections is an elitist viewpoint: Kawalpreet Kaur on elections and women's safety

It is really good to see that people like Kanhaiya, Raghav and Atishi contesting. They have no political background and will probably bring in a new kind of politics, says Kawalpreet

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St Stephen's teachers who protested Principal's move to include Church member on admission panel issued notices

Following the principal's decision, which increases the say of the Church in the college's administerial matters, three teachers, had issued a statement condemning the move

Kings Cornerstone International College was founded in 2010 by John and Jasmine Christopher

This institute offers a unique way for students to realise their academic hopes! 

John Christopher has established the perfect portal to your dream of studying and working abroad - complete with scholarships, permanent residency and future employment

The Ambedkar Students' Association at a rally

Students shocked as new UoH prospectus states they have to clear arrears to be promoted to next semester

The Ambedkar Students' Union has written to the administration saying the new clause will put extra pressure on students especially from marginalised communities

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This Hubballi girl can do Bharatanatyam, Yoga and Skating all at once. Multitasking much?

In a chat with the exceptionally talented youngster Roshni Pawar,  We try to find out what it takes to blend three different art forms 

Scene outside the Vidyasagar college campus after the violent clash between BJP and TMC supporters (PTI)

Vidyasagar statue row: Kolkata students call for apolitical protest after violent Amit Shah roadshow

An independent protest has been called by students from several institutes in Kolkata after the violence that took place during BJP President Amit Shah's roadshow on Tuesday

JNU

After backlash, JNU grants extra semester to submit PhD synopsis. Unhappy students want previous ordinance reinstated

The students' statement invoked the High Court judgement that has ruled that ordinances existing during the issue of the prospectus be the only valid document for consideration  

CPI State secretary Chada Venkat Reddy interacts with relatives of the students who committed suicide, at Makdoom Bhava

Minister Talasani makes insensitive remarks on recent Telangana student suicides, angers parents

After visiting the kin of Anamika, an Intermediate student who killed herself, the minister says student suicides are common and they happen every year

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Over 400 Guntur Municipal school students pass SSC exam with flying colours

The municipal schools fared well in SSC exams as 403 students secured 10/10 Grade Point Average (GPA). In the previous academic year, 302 students secured 10/10 GPA.

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Aditi Anand and the art within: From watercolour to ballet, she's got it all

Aditi was inspired by Chennai's move to ban plastic when she visited the city recently, hence, she wants to appeal for the same in Telangana as well and she is working towards it 

Kalyani's creation has been selected by Indian Institute of Delhi (IIT-D) for the National Level Model Competition (Pic: Google)

This 16-year-old from Jhansi has built an AC that costs just Rs 1800. Here's how it works

Kalyani Shrivastava, whose parents are both teachers, is currently studying in 12th standard at Lokamanya Tilak Inter College in Jhansi

The classes are held in the SFI office

Pondicherry University Entrance: SFI starts free coaching class for aspirants, faculty supports initiative

SFI is organising these classes for the third consecutive year. This year saw an increase in student turnout by almost 70 per cent

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6,498 school buildings damaged across Odisha in Fani, Puri records the highest with 2,134

The number of school buildings damaged in some of the districts are Balasore-432, Cuttack-1,002, Kendrapara-392, Khurda-332, Nayagarh-165, Dhenkanal-150, Bhadrak-121, Ganjam-386, Jajpur-577

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These engineering students say they can turn plastic into biofuel. Here's how!

Students of mechanical engineering prepared a model that generates fuel after melting plastic waste in a closed boilers

The VC said they have made provision for admissions and examination in all their regional centres and candidates need not go all the way to Mysuru for the same

Hope for 95k graduates of Karnataka State Open University who had degrees derecognised?

The vice-chancellor said they are expecting over 50,000 students to take admissions in KSOU for the present academic year for which admissions opened a week ago

Schools have been asked to improve their numbers

Government tells 61 private instituions in rural Karnataka to increase numbers of shut down shutters

So far, the authorities have served notices to as many as 61 private institutions including 24 high schools across the district

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Karnataka government hikes textbook price by 20 per cent, schools demand rollback

The hike, at 20 per cent will essentially mean that parents will shell out almost Rs 100 extra for a set of textbooks

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#AskConsul: All your queries about studying in the United States of America answered

Education experts at the US consulate answer your questions about education in the US and try to make it easy for you

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Enough +1 seats available for students qualifying for higher studies from govt and aided schools: Kerala Edu Minister

Of the 4,34,729 students who appeared for the SSLC Exam, 4,26,513 have qualified for higher studies, with 37,334 securing A+

Kent holds a Master of Science from the National Defense University in Washington, DC, and a Bachelor of Arts from the College of William and Mary in Virginia

USA is the best place to pursue higher education: US Consular Chief Kent May

There are more than a million foreign students in the United States. They study engineering, medicine, fine arts, journalism, and dozens of other subjects.

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After anonymous tip, Childline stops a 17-year-old girl from being married off to settle father's financial woes

According to sources, due to the illness of the victim's father, family members had planned to arrange a marriage for the minor girl with a 25-year-old man

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To help students write IPCC in peace, Bangalore University 'magnanimously' reschedules exams

Several students expressed their distress about the clashing dates, and had even written to the Bangalore University (BU) administration for new dates for their exams

Anna University campus

Taking after IIT-M, Anna University to now get its own Research Park

According to varsity officials, Anna University has given a detailed proposal to the State government, seeking its support and financial help to make its incubation cell bigger and better

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Runaway boy from Bengaluru who didn't want to write NEET finally returns

Rakesh's relatives had earlier filed a missing complaint and even posted his photographs on social media

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90 per cent reduction in RTE applications in Karnataka after 2019-20 amendment

Currently, in the district, there as many as 3,566 schools among which 2,114 are government, 600 aided and 852 are private unaided schools

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TN Engineering Admissions 2019: Here's the list of documents required for counselling

Candidates will be allotted seats on the basis on their marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics in Class 12 examination

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TNEA 2019: Here's all you need to know about registration, application forms and last date

Candidates can read the instructions given here completely so that they will find it easy to complete all the requirements

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DCE rejects petition to only hire those with UGC prescribed qualification as guest lecturers

Based on a recent Madras High Court order, the Vice-Chancellors of the State universities directed affiliated colleges to appoint as teachers only those having UGC-prescribed qualification

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Only teachers who have keyed in details into online information portal to be eligible for promotions

The department has already collected the district wise teachers' details. For the first time, it is planning to verify teacher details through the portal.

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Coimbatore School Education Department to conduct 10-day refreshment training for teachers who have not passed TET

The training will be conducted through the State Council of Education Research and Training (SCERT), Tamil Nadu

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Publication of CHSE +2 results won't be delayed: Bhubaneswar Government

"We are preparing a list of teachers who are not remaining present at evaluation centres for appropriate action against them," said BK Sahoo, Controller of Examination, CHSE

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Harvard drops Hollywood producer and #Metoo accused Harvey Weinstein's lawyer as faculty dean

The professor, Ronald S. Sullivan Jr., and his wife, Stephanie Robinson, who is a lecturer at the law school, have been the faculty deans of Winthrop House

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These massive scanners in Chennai are digitising everything from the lyrics of Beatles' Yesterday to Earth's rarest paper document

HTC's clients include world renowned libraries, publishing companies, Universities, museums and other such organisations  
 

Narendra Modi at an election rally

Chaiwala, chowkidar and caste politics in India: Does Narendra Modi talking about caste add to his wave? 

 Though the Prime Minister speaks about his caste and why it is important for him to identify with members of a similar caste, can it be seen as anything beyond a ploy for votes, asks this researche

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Study finds, only one-third of the world's longest rivers remain free flowing

Just over one-third (37 per cent) of the world's 246 longest rivers remain free-flowing, according to a new study published in the journal of Nature

Manish Sisodia

Apeejay School, Delhi hiked fees without govt permission, found guilty of severe financial irregularities

The school authorities said they will follow the law and will take "appropriate measures" to defend and safegaurd the interest and reputation of the students and the stakeholders

The college has over six dedicated laboratories to provide quality training for its students

The Kathir College story: Why engineering will always be in vogue

Kathir College of Engineering’s Chairman E S Kathir talks about the importance of skilling engineers in today’s world

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Why older people who never had an opportunity to go to school should be given a chance to learn

As the birthrate plummets in South Korea, rural schools are emptying. To fill its classrooms, one school opened its doors to women who have for decades dreamt of learning to read

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Rajasthan private university chairman and staff booked for physically assaulting students

The incident had occurred on May 6 at the office of OPJS University chairman at Churu in Rajasthan

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Don’t let failure drag you down: To set an attainable goal for yourself is what matters

Make sure that you set realistic goals for your career. Aim high but be practical. Every goal needs to have time and energy spent to achieve it

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Staying back to study during hols, UoH students struggle for meals as mess is shut 

Since there is no Mess Secretary, the administration shut down the mess and several students who have opted to stay and prepare for exams are now struggling

StepSetGo was launched on 19th Jan 2019, and has become the new trend (pic: @StepSetGo)

This Mumbai start-up can make your walk to work a game to win. Here's how

With every step that they take, a StepSetGo user wins coins which can be used to redeem discounts and win prizes

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Take your family business to the next level with a BBA Entrepreneurship course

With such a great opportunity for growth as an entrepreneur, many universities have launched courses in BBA entrepreneurship

Atul Johri has been an SLS Professor since 2014 (pic: jnu.ac.in)

Johri comes to JNU everyday, just to show that he can: Why students are stressed about #MeToo tainted Prof one year on

Atul Johri had recently submitted an affidavit at the Delhi High Court saying that the complainants were trying to harass, malign and humiliate him 

Blogger Neelakshi Singh represents all things body positive

Being fat shamed online? Let Neelakshi Singh show you how to put trolls in their place

Why we need more body positive bloggers like Neelakshi Singh to remind us that being told we're fat online is uncool — and damaging on so many levels

Kelvikkuri at Blue Frog Bengaluru (pic: Rufus Barigala)

This Christ University band has everything from jazz to Carnatic music and are rocking B'luru

From AR Rahman to Ella Fitzgerald — this multi-genre college band formed by eight college friends has it all

Saurabh Sharma is a researcher in JNU's CSIS (pic: Facebook)

Here's why ABVP's Saurabh Sharma getting his PhD degree in JNU within a month has surprised everyone

An ABVP leader, Saurabh Sharma allegedly received his PhD degree within a month of his viva being held and allegedly on the same day that his viva results were published

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Visually challenged Chhattisgarh student scores 82% in Class 12 boards, DM to help with higher education

His father feels Prajapati has not only made him proud but has also brought laurels to Balrampur and Chhattisgarh

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Noida International University prof suspended over sending lewd messages to female students on WhatsApp

"I request all the girls and women to consider this as one last mistake because that is not a crime but not learning from those mistakes is a crime," the professor pleaded in a purpoted video

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Twitter removes 1.6 lakh terror-promoting accounts, most of them before a single tweet

During the reporting period, Twitter suspended a total of 456,989 unique accounts for violations related to child sexual exploitation, which is down 6 per cent from the previous reporting period

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Hyderabad woman abused by husband, twin daughters sexually harassed by brother-in-law finally seek help

On one of the nights, the man, identified as the husband's brother, walked in and removed his lungi and sexually assaulted the girls