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Malnutrition_PTI

PIL in Supreme Court for community kitchens in all states to combat hunger 

The plea, which is listed for hearing on Monday before a bench headed by Justice N V Ramana, alleged that many children under the age of five die every day due to hunger and malnutrition 

Published on 1st September 2019
Rohith Vemula and Payal Tadvi

Mothers of Rohith Vemula, Payal Tadvi ask SC to push colleges to crackdown on caste discrimination

The petition presented the data received through RTI which showed that the UGC had failed to take action on campuses that have not abided by the rules regarding caste discrimination  

 

Published on 29th August 2019
Kashmir

After Supreme Court gives 'permission slip', Jamia law graduate to finally see his parents in Kashmir

In his petition, Aleem said that there had been 53 instances of communication blackout in the area just this year and although it was common, the complete communication blackout was illegal 

 

Published on 28th August 2019
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The Jananeethi story: How this former priest has been offering free legal help to Kerala's oppressed since 1991

George Pulikuthiyil about starting his battle for human rights and how standing up to big establishments and religious bodies in the church has set serious #lifegoals for Kerala's youth

Published on 28th August 2019
IIT Madras social media

Social media messages can be tracked: IIT-M prof to High Court

The bench then directed the professor and his team to file their views as a report by July 31 to enable the social media companies to submit their reaction

Published on 25th July 2019
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Kerala Governor directs students organisations to draw up a code of conduct in the aftermath of the stabbing

The students' organisations have intensified their protest against the LDF government over the stabbing of the final year BA political science student, who is undergoing treatment at a government hosp

Published on 21st July 2019
CPI

Puducherry CPI against EWS reservation, urges govt not to implement it in medical education

CPI state secretary Saleem urged the government to convene an all-party meeting to discuss the issue as done in Tamil Nadu

Published on 11th July 2019
Madras High Court

If you can't use biometric attendance, how can you teach the students discipline, HC asks Govt Teacher

Madras High Court is stringent on bringing about disciplinary changes for the better within the Government Schools in the state 

Published on 16th April 2019
Magadh university students protest

We feel like zombies: Bihar's Magadh Univ students launch YouTube Andolan because they're DESPERATE to write exams

The video titled #mulea, short for Magadh University Late Exam Andolan is a searing protest campaign demanding the conduct of examinations immediately

Published on 11th April 2019
Sree Kerala Varma College

Kerala Varma College curbs curfew to 7.30 pm: Angry women hostellers say they'll return at 8.30 pm

Following an HC order and a protest, the college had extended the in-time to 8.30 pm from 4.30 pm on Friday. The new decision was made in a PTA meeting, where no student was present and curbed to 7.30

Published on 25th March 2019
Kerala Varma college

Kerala Varma College students agitate as administration refuses to extend hostel curfew, despite HC order​

The students were told by the management that they can rework on the rules only after a meeting with the parents. The HC says that the students are adults and can take their own decisions

Published on 22nd March 2019
Kerala HC

No college can restrict political views of students: Why Kerala HC verdict is important for every Indian student

Though the petition was filed to fight against the hostel's set of rules that were curbing women's fundamental rights, the verdict speaks about other fundamental rights as well

Published on 18th March 2019
Disability

Delhi HC moved against bar on admission of individuals with 80 pc disability calling it violation of Article 21

The plea said the authorities have violated the provisions of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (RPWD) Act, which provides that no person with disability shall be discriminated against

Published on 8th March 2019
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JNU's Nehru statue now wears poster for ouster of 'national waste' VC

They've shouted, they've protested and now Nehru's bust is joining in the anti-VC charge, apparently. What went down at the JNU protest on Thursday was 

Published on 7th March 2019
Thirumurugan Gandhi

Why Thirumurugan Gandhi believes that no one will be brought to justice for Thoothukudi shooting

The activist talks about the situation in Thoothukudi and how education is increasingly catering only to the rich and powerful and denied to the oppressed

Published on 20th February 2019

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