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Hathras Gangrape: Women's rights activists condemn UP police for cremating body without family's consent

Local police officers, however, said the cremation was carried out "as per the wishes of the family". Women rights activists called the whole incident appalling and shocking

Published on 30th September 2020
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I have a mobile phone. That's good enough: Meet SFI's Anila Raju, the new Students' Union Chairperson of Kerala University

An MCom student of TKMM College Nangiarkulangara, she assumed the position on September 22 and her take on all things has been refreshing

Published on 29th September 2020
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Umar is healthy, cheerful, tweets father. Activists including Noam Chomsky, Mira Nair seek his release 

Besides Chomsky and Nair, the signatories include actor Ratna Pathak Shah, authors Amitav Ghosh, Salman Rushdie and Arundhati Roy, and journalist P Sainath

Published on 26th September 2020
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Over 200 students, including Indians, seek UK PM Boris Johnson's intervention in English language test cheating scandal

The scandal, believed to have impacted around 34,000 international students, relates to the Test of English for International Communication (TOEIC)

Published on 25th September 2020
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Comics, caste, conversation: The curiously delightful world that Rajesh Rajamani has created

Rajesh Rajamani talks about how he conceived the idea of initiating conversations on caste, gender through comics

Published on 24th September 2020
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Bihar student who wrote NEET last week dies after allegedly contracting COVID

Hailing from Sakra in Muzaffarpur, her health had deteriorated after she returned home. The examination was held amid a lot of hue and cry

Published on 23rd September 2020
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Will there be a NEET 2.0 for students who missed the medical entrance exam?

NEET was held in centres across the country on September 13. According to the NTA statistics, around 1.6 Lakh students missed the exam this year

Published on 22nd September 2020
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Trafficking Jam: Why India's human trafficking problem has skyrocketed during the COVID-19 pandemic

Every time there has been a crisis, the number of trafficked children have erupted and this pandemic might not paint a different picture but are we equipped enough to handle it?

Published on 7th September 2020
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Filmmaker Munmun Dhalaria's documentaries are a peek into the Himalayan communities' response to COVID-19

We spoke to documentary filmmaker Munmun Dhalaria to know more about the projects she has been working on during the pandemic

Published on 12th September 2020
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Supreme Court yet to list the petition to cancel TN SSLC exam for the disabled. Exam to begin from Monday

Advocate Sanchita Ain, who represents Ektha says that this will essentially allow the TN School Education Department to go ahead with the conduct of the examination

Published on 19th September 2020
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Why students and activists are flooding social media with #UmarDarnaNahi

A former JNU student, Umar Khalid is currently in the Delhi Police's custody for his alleged role in organising the Delhi riots in February
 

Published on 18th September 2020
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Former JNU student Umar Khalid is the latest to be arrested in connection to Delhi riots conspiracy

Associated with an organisation 'United Against Hate', Umar was charged under UAPA in April. In 2016, sedition charges were slapped on him

Published on 14th September 2020
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No syllabus is superior, just different: Why criticism of TN’s school syllabus doesn’t explain NEET suicides

Activists, educators and doctors talk about why they think the three student suicides that happened on the eve of NEET cannot simply be blamed on TN’s syllabus or family pressures

Published on 14th September 2020
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Committed to protecting democracy, dissent in country: EFLU prof after NIA investigation  

The strident voices of dissent in this country and the world have rekindled our hope that the ruthless dismantling of democratic values, the prof and his co-brother said

 

Published on 11th September 2020
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NEP backlash: 100 educationists, IAS, IPS, write to TN CM demanding education be brought back to State List

 

The joint statement addressed to the Chief Minister, invokes the National Education Policy and its implications for the state

Published on 10th September 2020

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