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ABVP urges Kuvempu University VC to postpone final year degree exams, declare revaluation result soon

The activists said that without declaring the result of revaluation, the students are asked to pay the examination fees for next semester

Published on 15th September 2021
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Student leaders demand reopening of college, university campuses which have been shut since last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic

The activists also urged the Centre and state governments to provide concession in fees to students who are facing financial constraints

Published on 10th September 2021
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Disability activists unhappy about budget; say provisions of the Rights to Persons with Disabilities Act have not been implemented

The activists point out that not even 10 per cent of the companies are adhering to this Act and ironically, they are turning away PwDs in interview stating their disability as the shortcoming

Published on 15th August 2021
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Arrested professor, activist tell the Bombay High Court that there is no link between Elgar Parishad and Bhima Koregoan riots

The activists cited the report of a US digital forensic firm that said an incriminating letter and other material had been planted on the computers of Wilson and several other co-accused in the case

Published on 27th July 2021
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Chennai schools directed to launch complaint forums for reporting child sexual abuse

The move comes after the Madras High Court directed the state government to launch complaint boxes for victims of child sexual abuse. Activists however claim that they are rarely used by the schools

Published on 22nd July 2021
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Kerala Sanskrit prof accused of nepotism: Completely disregarded my qualifications, reduced me to being someone's wife

A group of activists had complained against the wife of an OSD at the Kerala Chief Minister’s Office and point out that she is not qualified. Is this true?

Published on 12th July 2021
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Provide dry ration, run community kitchens, SC asks state and centre to help migrants survive the pandemic

Activists Anjali Bharadwaj, Harsh Mander and Jagdeep Chhokar had filed a plea seeking implementation of welfare measures for migrant workers

Published on 29th June 2021
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The Colours that make you Proud: Why this mini-comic on LGBTQIA awareness by Jadavpur Univ students is the coolest thing on the internet

The core group that worked on the comic included members of the LGBTQIA+ community and gender rights activists whose point of view has been crucial to the process

Published on 21st June 2021
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Bailed but not released: Delhi HC orders immediate release of student activists two days after granting bail

The three student activists were not released from the jail on time citing lack of verification details of their addresses and sureties

Published on 17th June 2021
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Bhartiya Kisan Union activists protest in an Uttar Pradesh village where a young boy was electrocuted

Bhartiya Kisan Union activists led by Vikas Sharma, started a dharna, demanding the replacement of faulty old power supply line in the village and compensation for the victim's family

Published on 9th June 2021
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University of California drops SAT scores for admission as activists argue it is discriminatory to low-income students

Activists have long argued that standardised tests put minority and low-income students at a disadvantage

Published on 15th May 2021
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Why is JNU not setting up COVID Care Centres on campus even after recommendations from Magistrate's office, MLA?

While the JNUTA wrote to the Assistant District Magistrate on April 23, a section of the students and Student activists from the AISA contacted Mehrauli MLA Naresh Yadav for help

Published on 24th April 2021
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SFI activists clash in University College, claims KSU. SFI denies allegations

While there have been allegations that the clash occurred between two different groups of SFI activists, the student organisation denied it

Published on 10th April 2021
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Twitter launches new emoji to celebrate pro-democracy movement in Asia

The Milk Tea Alliance started in April 2020, when pro-democracy activists from Hong Kong, Taiwan, Thailand and Myanmar joined efforts to stand united in their common pursuit of better civil liberties 

Published on 8th April 2021
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Government schools not 'orphans' to be adopted: Activists in Karnataka speak out

In a memorandum to the state government, academicians and activists have said that the term ‘school nurturing’ should be used instead of ‘adoption'

Published on 29th March 2021

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