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We are not enemies of the state: Youth leaders condemn arrests of student leaders, denounce false charges

Students from across the country condemned the arrests and false framing of students leaders and accused the police of taking advantage of the lockdown to do so
 

Published on 26th May 2020
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These webinars hosted by waste-management company Ceiba Green Solutions will keep your green thumbs busy

The latest is that together with Upcycler's Lab, Mumbai, Ceiba Green Solutions are going to coming up with a board game very soon and it will be about waste management and segregation. How's that?

Published on 24th May 2020
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One year after Payal Tadvi: How Indian campuses have normalised casteism and failed to provide a safe space for marginalised students

On the first death anniversary of Dr Payal Tadvi, who was pushed to suicide because of her casteist peers, we look at how campuses have allowed the nurturing and breeding of caste hegemony 

Published on 22nd May 2020
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Bihar law college puts its original Urdu signboard back after students and activists protest

The students had previously protested the signboard removal with #UrduLikhoCMCollege. They had accused the ABVP of pressurising the administration to do so

Published on 23rd May 2020
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Manipur govt sets up 2 dedicated COVID-19 quarantine centres for transgenders

There are 66,330 active cases of COVID-19 in the country at present. As many as 3,583 people have lost their lives due to the coronavirus in the country

Published on 23rd May 2020
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After drama, threats and a long wait, Kerala students arrive back home in special train from Delhi

Around 700 passengers travelled in this train, which did not have air conditioning to reduce the risk of COVID transmission  

Published on 22nd May 2020
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Students say #NoToDigitalDivide, ask Modi why no 'revival' package for students

Several students' organisations including All India Students' Association (AISA), Students' Federation of India (SF), Democratic Students Union (DSU) and Pinjra Tod participated in the Twitter protest

Published on 20th May 2020
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A 21-year-old queer student dies in Goa. Homophobia triggered her suicide, say friends

Anjana Harish was a student of Government Brennen College, Kannur. She had gone to Goa a few days before the lockdown

Published on 15th May 2020
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NEP 2020: Student leaders react to NEP's silence on student role in decision-making processes  

Several student leaders from across the country believe that the possible curbing of their role in decision-making bodies could devastate the student community

 

Published on 14th May 2020
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 This Vellore-based NGO is empowering Dalit women to fight for their land-rights

Thendral Movement helps Dalit women get their own land through training programmes, counselling, documentation and legal support 

Published on 12th May 2020
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Vizag Gas Leak: Professors, activists shocked at the eerie similarities with Bhopal Gas tragedy   

The gas leak at LG Polymers in Visakhapatnam has left 11 dead and hundreds have landed in the hospital. Why did it happen and what is in store?

 

Published on 8th May 2020
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Desperate, hungry and broke: Why migrant workers stuck in India's cities desperately want out 

The workers have not been paid wages and owe their landlords money too, there employers on the other hand have disappeared

Published on 1st May 2020
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#NoRoomRent: Rajasthan students, unemployed youths plead on Twitter 

Students and youth across the state have launched the campaign #NoRoomRent protesting against the room rent during the lockdown 

Published on 30th April 2020
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UoH to follow UGC advisory on online teaching but to be empathetic to students' needs as well

UoH recently led a survey and found that most students on their campus had infrequent access to the internet, 18 percent of the students had no electricity access

Published on 30th April 2020
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How can we respond during lockdown? 150 transgenders write to Govt to protest minute feedback window to crucial act 

The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment asked the public for feedback on the Draft Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Rules, 2020

Published on 30th April 2020

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