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#SayNoToWar: How a Pakistani man and an Indian woman are promoting a peace discourse ‚Äč

We catch up with Anas Saleem from Pakistan and Shreya M from India, who tell us how their social media handles are campaigning for peace

Published on 28th February 2019
Women Hostellers protest , Trivandrum

How the women hostellers in the College of Engineering, Trivandrum fought to get their curfew extended

The student representatives and the members of the group Azadi of CET have been fighting for this relaxation for months now

Published on 22nd February 2019
JNU Scholar Ngurang Reena

Why JNU scholar Ngurang Reena's lone fight to find justice for her 'murdered' father is inspiring

The 27-year-old is a PhD student and an activist from JNU and even stood for the JNUSU elections last year. Her father was a member of the BJP and was killed mysteriously

Published on 21st February 2019
Shehla Rashid

Can't take chances with students' lives: How Shehla Rashid has been helping Kashmiri students stay safe after Pulwama

Shehla said that right now the distress calls had subsided and there was no extraordinary situation currently. She also demanded to know why the violence instigators were not being taken to task

Published on 19th February 2019
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Kasargod killings: Local CPM leader prime suspect in Youth Congress duo murder

The state police chief has formed the special team by tapping officers from the district crime branch, district police and district police chief's special squad

Published on 19th February 2019
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North Eastern students condemn arrest of Manipuri student leader Thokchom VeeWon for sedition  

The student was picked up by the police without a warrant and continues to be held in a secret place which is a cause for concern

Published on 18th February 2019
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I did not call anyone an Urban Naxal: Vivek Agnihotri

Drawing from his own ‘bad experiences’ in Universities like the Jawaharlal Nehru University, Agnihotri said that educational institutions are ‘infested’ with the Maoist ideology today

Published on 14th February 2019
Ammi Najeeb JNU

'I feel happy to hear the whole country call me Ammi, just the way my Najeeb did'

Fatima Nafis has been fighting to find her son Najeeb Ahmed, who disappeared from JNU more than two years back. She shares her journey with us

Published on 12th February 2019
TISS researcher Dr BR Ambedkar

Here's how you can help this TISS scholar release her film BR Ambedkar Now and Then  

The TISS student has requested for 20 lakh rupees so she can finish the film she's writing on Ambedkar and she's crowdfunding to get to that mark

Published on 8th February 2019
Bombay Lokal Band

Meet these Gully Boys from Mumbai whose songs talk about nationalism, love jihad and much more

Hip-hop is not just about rap or dance, there's a lot more to the genre, explains Aamir Shaikh aka Shaikhspeare, who is a rapper himself and the founder of Bombay Lokal collective  

Published on 2nd February 2019
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Government 'school rakshaks' in Bengaluru to soon ensure cleanliness in toilets

In drought-hit taluks, water crisis is a big issue when it comes to cleaning toilets. In fact, some districts do not even have enough safe drinking water

Published on 30th January 2019
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Shashidhar Vuppala's letter to CM of Telangana KCR is a request to #SaveGovtHospitals 

To write the letter to the Chief Minister of Telangana, Vuppala consulted experts and NRI doctors to include suggestions on how the state of government hospitals can be improved

Published on 29th January 2019
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Aalok Khandekar, IITH researcher is coordinating an air pollution governance study on Indian cities

The study has now been expanded to include four more Indian cities including Delhi, Hyderabad, Chennai, and Pune besides Los Angeles as well

Published on 22nd January 2019
Radhika Vemula at UoH campus

Radhika Vemula, Najeeb's mother Fathima protested for an hour to enter UoH for Rohith Vemula's death anniversary

The ASA had organised a series of events to observe the death anniversary of Rohith Vemula but initially even his mother wasn't allowed inside the gates by the administration

Published on 17th January 2019
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This is the vilest plot in post-Independence India: Anand Teltumbde's heartrending plea after Bhima Koregaon arrest

The professor says he has tried all means but is getting no support for the police or the Supreme Court and is now seeking support of the public

Published on 17th January 2019

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