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We are a highly secular university: Outrage pushes Anna University VC to make Gita, Upanishads optional

Speaking at a press conference, MK Surappa, the VC said that he had spoken with his colleagues in the IT departments and has told them that philosophy should be an elective  

 

Published on 27th September 2019
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Evicted and relocated, these 1,000 Chennai school kids might be left without a school

Corporation officials say they are not aware of the exact figure of school-going children among those evicted

Published on 27th September 2019
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Delhi students are sending Economics books to Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday. Here's why

In a symbolic protest organised by the student political organisation AISA, students and young people in Delhi are sending Economics books to the minister

Published on 25th September 2019
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How an ultra-radical group is allegedly creating ruckus in CUSAT

Emergence of an ultra-radical, non-political grouping is giving the university authorities and students sleepless nights

Published on 26th September 2019
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Step over our dead bodies to reach our students: What Jadavpur University teachers told ABVP protesters

A large police force armed with a water cannon and ready for mob control stopped the ABVP rally near a petrol station at Jodhpur Park

Published on 23rd September 2019
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The Curious case of NRC and vanishing voters of Assam: Who are the much-debated D-voters?

The D simply stands for Dubious or Doubtful — whose citizenship cannot be confirmed by the Government of India

Published on 23rd September 2019
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Greta Thunberg and team warn world leaders about continuing protest till they take action to reduce toxic emissions

On September 21, more than 4 million people, mostly youths, poured into the streets around the world to protest the climate emergency

Published on 22nd September 2019
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This tribal school teacher tells us why TN should fight against public exams for class 5, 8 students  

The teacher says the words 'public exam' is enough to scare students away from classrooms forever and the decision to shut down small schools will only benefit private schools

 

Published on 22nd September 2019
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A tale of two DU protests: Why the left and the right are on strike at the same time

Delhi University's Arts Faculty will witness two protests on Saturday, half an hour apart, organised by the right and the left

Published on 21st September 2019
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Jadavpur University students call for protest march, blame ABVP and BJP MP Babul Supriyo for violence

The Union Minister of State was invited at an ABVP event that the SFI union was protesting against. Things took an ugly turn once the minister reached the campus

Published on 20th September 2019
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SC asks Modi government to explain how they are going to stop caste discrimination in colleges

The notice was issued after a case was filed by the mothers of Rohith Vemula and Payal Tadvi

Published on 20th September 2019
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Why everyone must watch Raven, a Malayalam music video on casteism and discrimination

Raven tells us the story of a Dalit father who is searching for his son, who was abducted for living his life a certain way. We catch up with its creator

Published on 20th September 2019
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Students protest outside Amitabh Bachchan's house over his tweet supporting Mumbai Metro project

The 76-year-old Bollywood icon, himself a face of several environmental campaigns, is facing flak from certain quarters for coming out in support of the Metro project

Published on 19th September 2019
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Meet Abhirami Manohar, the high school student who is spearheading Kochi's Climate Strike

Abhirami Manohar, one of the main school student-activists behind Kochi's climate strike, tells us about the idea behind the students' movement

Published on 19th September 2019
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Getting a community certificate is nearly impossible for SC, ST students in Tamil Nadu. This is why  

Activists say this is also a case of caste discrimination because the SC, ST community members are neglected on purpose since they cannot afford to put pressure on the authorities to get the job done

Published on 19th September 2019

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