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Why you should read about transgender folk artist Manjamma Jogathi's life in this Kannada book

Manjamma Jogathi, a transgender and popular folk artist speaks about her life story being turned into a book and the need of queer literature in Kannada languages

Published on 15th November 2020
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Kerala implements EWS reservation: Why are so many people criticising a national mandate?

The Kerala government's implementation of EWS reservation in KAS posts and educational institutions has been criticised by many

Published on 30th October 2020
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Activists, doctors accuse K’taka govt of stopping midday meals, urge it to add egg as food item

The signatories in their letter said that students have not been receiving the midday meals or dry ration from June 2020 

Published on 28th October 2020
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Silent protest to be conducted at Loyola College demanding release of Fr Stan Swamy

Father Stan Swamy was arrested on October 8 in Ranchi and taken to Mumbai the next day and has been sent to judicial custody until October 23

Published on 12th October 2020
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Why Dalits and the underprivileged in India have built-in barriers to accessing mental health care

Mental healthcare even for so-called privileged communities is dismal, so one can only shudder to imagine what it must be for those from non-privileged backgrounds

Published on 11th October 2020
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Being Archana Soreng: How a young tribal girl from Odisha went on to address the United Nations

When in school, Archana had participated in an essay-writing competition that required her to find out about her own tribal community and that's where her journey really began. This is how it went on

Published on 7th October 2020
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Adivaasi Drishyam wants to keep you informed about the wealth of knowledge that adivasi communities possess through their webinars

Started by Eugene Soreng and his team, this YouTube channel and Instagram page are all about passing on the information about adivasi culture, cuisine, songs and a lot more. This is how he does it

Published on 25th September 2020
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JU prof Maroona Murmu files police complaint under SC/ST Act after facing casteist remarks by student on FB

Numerous academicians, scholars, students from around the world have come in support of Dr Murmu and filed a petition to the National Commission for Scheduled Tribes seeking action

Published on 11th September 2020
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Students welcome AUD’s decision to reinstate SC, ST fee waiver until next year, no official word yet

The University has said that they would extend this waiver for another one year and a decision would be taken only next year

Published on 11th September 2020
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Students storm Twitter after Ambedkar University Delhi says SC, ST students from 3 lakh/pa homes and over are not eligible for fee waiver

 

The students have also been asked to produce caste certificates from NCT of Delhi and will only be eligible if their community is recognised the the NCT of Delhi government

Published on 8th 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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More important to teach girls than boys: Here's how Jharkhand's Smith Kumar Soni is fighting human trafficking, child marriage

We spoke to Smith Kumar Soni, who is an elementary school teacher in Jharkhand's Simdega district to know more about his fight to educate every single girl child

Published on 5th September 2020
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You're taking undue advantage of your caste: Kolkata student attacks Adivasi prof with shocking casteist remarks on Facebook

Dr Maroona Murmu has been trolled incessantly on social media after the incident two days ago. However, she has been receiving support from students' communities across the country

Published on 4th September 2020
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These IIT-M grads are starting a Science, Math YouTube channel for Adivasi kids in the Paniya language

We speak to IITian-duo Maya and Deepak, who runs the YouTube channel Kathaadi. They tell us about how concepts of science and maths are made easy for rural children through their channel and more

Published on 26th August 2020
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Have JRF? No exam. No JRF? Write exam: Why PU's partisan stance on SC, ST, Minority scholarship holders reeks of exclusion

Departments like Anthropology, English, Biochemistry, Commerce, Economics, IB, Math, Social Work and others who have four or more vacancies have been completely reserved for JRF scholars

Published on 12th August 2020

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