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We teach Dharma Vigyan not just Sanskrit: BHU professor on why students don't want Muslim guru

Research scholars and students of the department started a sit-in protest at Holkar Bhawan near the Vice-Chancellor's residence on the varsity campus from Thursday

Published on 8th November 2019
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Seven government school teachers held for molesting students in Chhattisgarh

Last year, one of the accused teachers, Devendra Khunte had taken school students on a picnic, after which he allegedly took one of the girls home and molested her. Two separate FIRs have been filed

Published on 8th November 2019
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TN school students clash, Inspector makes them write 1.3k Thirukkural couplets

The students from St John's and Cathedral Higher Secondary Schools had an altercation that led to a clash at the VOC ground. The altercation also spilt over to social media as well

Published on 7th November 2019
Tipu Sultan

Tipu, the original Communist? Why academics believe future generations must study about Tipu Sultan

Tipu Sultan was the first person to introduce land reforms in India before independence which was higly opposed by others

Published on 31st October 2019
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Authorities have no Dalit perspective: Human rights activists on Walayar rape case acquittal

According to a 2018 amendment made in The Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, a special court was set up for the trail of Dalit and tribal communities 

Published on 1st November 2019
University of Hyderabad

UoH's Ambedkar Students Association dismisses allegations that attack victims were drunk

A mob of 60-80 people allegedly attacked two students and also a member of the Union. The victims themselves asked for a breathalyser test and claim the allegations as false

Published on 31st October 2019
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At 68, HIV+ transgender activist Noori Saleem is 'amma' to 45 children with HIV. This is her inspiring story

Noori has fought two of society’s biggest taboos – being a transgender person and HIV/AIDS – to spread awareness and become a mother to 45 HIV positive children

Published on 30th October 2019
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With 77% from lower castes, NIRDPR study exposes the oppressive lives of migrant labourers in TN, UP

The National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj (NIRDPR) recently conducted a study on interstate migrant workers in Tamil Nadu and Uttar Pradesh   

 

Published on 30th October 2019
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UoH Dalit students beaten up by ABVP for attending Deepavali function on campus  

When former ASA President, Samson G and others went to intervene and find out what had happened, a few ABVP members allegedly urged others to beat him from behind  

Published on 28th October 2019
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Bangladesh MP hires lookalikes to write her university exams, expelled from institution

Tamanna Nusrat is accused of paying the lookalikes to pretend to be her for at least 13 exams. Nusrat was enrolled in the Bangladesh Open University as a student of Bachelor of Arts

Published on 25th October 2019
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TN Government asks schools, colleges to stop Hindu groups forming anti-love jihad units on campus

The government directed the school department to keep a watch over schools and colleges that could be violating guidelines by patronising such activities on campus  

 

Published on 23rd October 2019
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BJP leader asks Delhi High Court to link social media to Aadhaar, PAN or voter ID to stop fake news

The plea by BJP leader Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay has sought the relief, alleging that fake social media accounts are used to propagate "fake and paid news" during elections

Published on 23rd October 2019
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Called Dalit Elite for using lipstick: How years of casteism pushed AUD PhD scholar to call the cop

Preeti* said that her classmate has consistently run a campaign against her and has 'maligned her image by saying that she misuses her caste identity  

 

Published on 18th October 2019
Madras University

You didn't name Registrar in petition? Case closed: Why Madras University withdrew student's admission   

Kiruba Mohan had said that authorities had told him and even the media that he had participated and spearheaded many protests on campus and that was the reason behind his dismissal

Published on 17th October 2019
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Why techie-author Tony Saldanha believes Modi's Digital India vision is what we need

Author Tony Saldanha has spent years in the field of digitalisation, and knows exactly what causes transformations of such nature to sometimes bite the dirt!  

Published on 16th October 2019

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