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Dr Partho Sarothi Ray

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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For an Ambedkarite like me, education is part of activism: Dalit student who topped the SSUS exams

A prominent Dalit activist, Dinu K scored the highest marks in this year's MA Sociology final year examinations conducted by the Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit, Kalady

Published on 27th August 2020
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This global online platform is helping women to express freely, upskill and find job opportunities. Here's how 

Fuzia currently has more than 50,000 members and over 4 million followers on social media. We find out more about what the platform offers

Published on 25th August 2020
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One in two youths subject to depression, anxiety, says ILO survey on effects of COVID-19 

The ILO survey aimed to capture the immediate effects of the pandemic on the lives of youths (aged 18 to 29 years) with regard to employment, education, mental health, rights and social activism

Published on 12th August 2020
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If alive, Siras would have laughed when SC decriminalised Section 377: Anish Gawande on translating the gay AMU professor's poems

Shrinivas Ramchandra Siras, a Marathi professor at the Aligarh Muslim University was humiliated and suspended for being gay. He died by suicide 10 years ago
 

Published on 22nd July 2020
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Marxist University: This four-day long online course will teach you all you need to about Marxism

Organised by the International Marxist Tendency, the course goes live on July 25. People from around 87 countries have registered so far

Published on 4th July 2020
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This play performed on Zoom is about a professor's trials after he is forced to come out as gay

Titled No Spring Chicken, Theatre Jil Jil Ramamani's latest performance attempts to explore shared experiences of being queer in a questioning world

Published on 25th June 2020
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A poet, a theatre buff, an introvert with a rebel's face: How Sachy's classmates from Malliankara remember him  

Filmmaker Sachy was a student at SNM College, Malliankara from 1987 to 1989. He passed away due to cardiac arrest on June 18

Published on 22nd June 2020
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Teachers not trained to conduct open book exams: Why professors, students are dead set against online exams in India

 

DUTA members said that SC, ST, OBC students could be worst affected by the decision to conduct open book exams

Published on 22nd June 2020
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Top 100 NIRF institutions don’t need approval from UGC to start online degree programmes: UGC Chairman D P Singh

The Chairman spoke about the challenges that the UGC is facing in light of the pandemic and how education will be impacted 

Published on 11th June 2020
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Meet the Malayali in NYC whose poster about #BlackLivesMatter went viral

'Malayalis for Black Lives', read a poster in New York City, during the protests following George's Floyd's death. We spoke to Sini Stephan, the woman behind the poster

Published on 9th June 2020
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This is an attack on us all: Student leaders shocked after Umar Khalid charged under UAPA

Umar Khalid has been accused of instigating the Delhi riots during his speeches at anti-CAA rallies and has been charged along with two other Jamia students

 

Published on 23rd April 2020
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Over 300 IIT alumni, students, profs extend support to soon-to-be-jailed academic Anand Teltumbde

Members of the pan-IIT community - faculty, scientists, researchers, students and alumni issued a joint statement condemning the actions of the state 'in their individual capacities'

 

Published on 1st April 2020
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Months after blackening the Hindutva icon's bust in DU, NSUI now blackens Savarkar road signage in JNU

In a Whatsapp message, JNUSU President Aishe Ghosh said: "Shame on the legacy of JNU that this man's name has been put up in this university."

Published on 17th March 2020

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