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Delhi University

DU students to go on a torch rally to protest Citizenship Amendment Bill

The students associated with DU AISA and North Eastern students had staged a protest on Thursday and burned copies of the bill

Published on 13th December 2019
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Four of the top five IITs haven't filled PhD seats reserved for SC, ST, OBC students since 2013. Here's why

The data was collated from the annual reports and enrollment data submitted by the institutes and was released by the SFI. However, is the reason one that is really valid in this day and age 

Published on 12th December 2019
JNU

Did ABVP attack JNU students with metal rods for continuing protests against administration?

A first-year student, reportedly from the Centre of German Studies, was caught on video being beaten repeatedly by assailants, allegedly from the ABVP

Published on 11th December 2019
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Police boots kicked her stomach: JNU students' horrifying account of Delhi Police violence to end march

More than 30 JNU students were reportedly injured when the Delhi police attacked their march to the Rashtrapati Bhavan

Published on 10th December 2019
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KUFOS VC suspends classes, asks students to vacate hostel. Students retaliate

The students had staged a protest on the campus on December 6 by locking the university’s gates, following which the VC suspended the classes indefinitely

Published on 11th December 2019
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Why Venkatesh Geriti wants India's youth to storm politics and shape policy

Multiple-award winner Venkatesh Geriti’s mission is to involve youngsters in nation-building and policy-making so that India can reach its full potential. We find out more about his work

Published on 11th December 2019
JNU violence

In massive move, student bodies and unions across India join hands to 'Save Public Education'

The united students' front will announce their plans officially at 2.30 pm on December 10 at New Delhi's Press Club of India

Published on 10th December 2019
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Here's why this young feminist's art lab in Bhopal is questioning societal norms

Kokila Bhattacharya works best with ideas and colours. Here's how her fascination with creating meaningful art began and how it has grown to help her comment on contemporary social issues

Published on 7th December 2019
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Why the encounter in Hyderabad doesn't help us truly address rape as a social crime

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) will conduct a spot inquiry at the site of the “encounter” near Tondupally toll plaza in Telangana where four men were gunned down

Published on 7th December 2019
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Coping with long prepositions: Where to use words and phrases like 'notwithstanding', 'under wraps' and more

What is the difference between ‘cause of’ and ‘cause for’? Most learners of English are unsure whether the word ‘cause’ is followed by the preposition ‘of’ or ‘for’. Both the prepositions can be used

Published on 7th December 2019
Hyderabad rape case

No custodial murder in our name: Women's groups slam encounter, call it ploy to shut down accountability

The AIPWA also raised another question several others are also asking, if the four men were even guilty, they were after all only suspects.  

Published on 6th December 2019
Sunandha Raghunathan

Why theatre artiste Sunandha Raghunathan believes that one's craft is the ultimate weapon to fight patriarchy

 An actor, writer and director, Sunandha believes that theatre in India is dominated by male representation that ignores the 'other' and wants to create a culture of feminist expression to counter it

Published on 2nd December 2019
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This IRS officer from Kurnool is giving back to his village by educating its youngsters. Here's how

Students are encouraged by Aakanksha VFABS to clean the surrounding areas and they even collected funds for the victims of the 2018 Kerala Floods 

Published on 2nd December 2019
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Education must be free at every Central University: Why Gorakhpur doctor Kafeel Khan supports the JNU students

Given a clean chit in the Gorakhpur hospital death case, Dr Kafeel Khan recently delivered a talk at JNU, supporting the #FeesMustFall movement

Published on 30th November 2019
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Words of the year 2019: Oxford Dictionary names 'climate emergency', Cambridge selects 'upcycling'

The term ‘climate strike’ is synonymous with 16-year-old Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg. She became a globally recognised climate activist for her ‘Fridays for Future’ movement

Published on 30th November 2019

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