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Why DU's Lady Shri Ram College does not want to recognise its SFI unit

The students who recognise themselves as the LSR unit of SFI said that the notification is incorrect on two counts

Published on 25th January 2021
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The Legacy of Rohith Vemula: Five years since the scholar’s death, how student lives and colleges have been impacted across India

Student leaders across the country speak about how Vemula’s unfortunate demise influenced and shaped their politics and how things have changed on campus since then

Published on 17th January 2021
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Inside Indulekha Warrier's Penn Rap: Feminism and the force of musical activism 

Indulekha Warrier who rose to fame when she rapped about the moral policing that most women are subject to, is now all set to explore the genre further

Published on 2nd December 2020
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Put the shame where it belongs: How this documentary illustrates how to tackle India's gender problem

National Award winner Vibha Bakshi created the documentary film Son Rise to show how female foeticide has broken the social peace in three villages by closely following the lives of the people there

Published on 26th November 2020
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UN releases 25 million USD from emergency fund to support women-led organisations, curb gender violence

UNFPA will receive 17 million dollars and 8 million dollars will go to UN Women. They will now decide where and how the money will be spent, said the press release

Published on 26th November 2020
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An abundance of Nishas: In this Kerala village, two teachers and a homemaker with the same name are fighting for a panchayat seat

Nisha Sanu is the CPM candidate, Nisha Shaji represents the Congress, Nisha Vijimon is the BJP candidate at the Kadaladimattom ward of Thekkekkara Poonjar Panchayat

Published on 13th November 2020
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This Insta page started by four students from Hyderabad throws positivity around like it's confetti

The Crowd India is a social media page that is in the business of dispensing positivity. They have recently launched their page and hope to keep on doing their good work to spread positive vibes 

Published on 9th November 2020
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With art for art's sake as their mantra, this Hyderabad-based foundation conducts workshops for govt school students

This is the mantra that Aikaarth Foundation follows. Started by 24-year-old Pooja Agarwal, this NGO might have halted its operations due to the pandemic, but they are rearing to go very soon

Published on 1st November 2020
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Tapping into a forgotten identity: The art and intricacies of Sajan Mani

Sajan Mani has borrowed from Dalit poet Poykayil Appachan, the lives of his parents who were rubber tappers and his own life experiences to create his artwork

Published on 1st November 2020
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How this Sahitya Akademi Award-winning poet and Govt School Headmaster in rural Karnataka has transformed the face of a tiny school

Veeranna Madiwalar, a Headmaster and a Sahitya Akademi Award-winning poet, speaks about how he has transformed a government school on nothing but sheer grit and Facebook activism

Published on 19th October 2020
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Meet the Bhopal medical student who has filed over 100 RTIs and is keeping the government on its toes

The last few RTIs filed by him were about how much this government has spent on ads and also how much the NTA has spent on exams

Published on 7th October 2020
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In conversation with Radhika Radhakrishnan: A feminist researcher's guide on surviving the internet

Social researcher Radhika Radhakrishnan shares her experience with sexual violence on social media and how she manages to stay true to her intentions

Published on 3rd October 2020
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Artivism ahoy: Inside the colourfully political illustrations of Sonaksha Iyengar

Sonaksha Iyengar tell us how people can connect with her beautiful illustrations around mental health, the LGBTQIA+ community, body positivity, feminism and much more

Published on 25th September 2020
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It is sad that I am being harassed on Teachers' Day: NIA summons IISER prof as witness in Elgar Parishad Case

Dr Ray says that he has never been linked to the case neither has he ever visited Bhima-Koregaon ever. He only got to know about it when it became an issue

Published on 5th September 2020
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A miracle in Mollem: How Goans are galvanising the young and upbeat with art and activism to save their habitat

Students, researchers, scientists, musicians and artists in Goa have launched a widespread movement that hopes to save the protected Mollem National Park from three developmental projects

Published on 30th August 2020

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