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NCSC takes cognisance of IIT Bombay student Darshan Solanki's suicide

Students had alleged that Solanki's suicide was "institutional murder" stemming from caste discrimination

Published on 31st May 2023

APPSC paper leak: Prolonged illness results in whistle-blower's death in Hyderabad

Padang was a candidate in the assistant engineer (civil) mains examination conducted by APPSC. He had lodged a complaint at the Itanagar police station on August 29, 2022

Published on 4th May 2023

After suicide of PhD Scholar Sachin Kumar, posters accuse IIT Madras of “institutional murder”

The posters, which were pasted on various walls of the campus, protest against the ill-treatment of PhD scholars and demand an investigation into the death of Sachin

Published on 3rd April 2023
IIT Delhi

IIT Delhi issues mandate to establish SC/ST Cell; IIT Bombay students laud move

In a notice, IIT Delhi mentioned that the move was in accordance with the University Grants Commission's mandate for such a cell

Published on 16th March 2023
IIT Bombay

IIT Bombay: Students demand Open House on Darshan Solanki's death

Taking to Twitter, the APPSC, a student organisation at IIT Bombay, has expressed its ire

Published on 10th March 2023
IIT Bombay

IIT Bombay student suicide: Harking back at similar death and interim report in 2014, students express dissatisfaction with inquiry committee

"This report is the most unscientific document to come from a scientific institution," writes the Amebdkar Periyar Phule Study Circle (APPSC), a student organisation on Twitter

Published on 8th March 2023

#WhatTheFAQ: Caste-based discrimination or academic struggle — what led to Darshan Solanki's suicide? The story so far...

The recent interim report of the investigation committee by IITB concluded that deterioration in academic performance was the reason for Solanki’s suicide, a claim that APPSC and his family vehemently

Published on 8th March 2023

Cast aside: How a student’s caste determines their fate in elite Indian institutes 

Convenient for them to ignore the historical and social capital they possess, as they would then have to relinquish the arrogance that they are successful solely due to their exceptional talent: APPSC

Published on 4th March 2023
IIT Bombay

Institutional murder: APPSC holds IIT Bombay accountable for Dalit student suicide

A student, Darshan Solanki, died on February 12 after allegedly jumping from the hostel building. The death has sparked controversy around the lack of inclusive space in IIT B

Published on 13th February 2023

IIT Bombay denies institutional murder allegations in BTech student's suicide

A Dalit student took his own life by jumping from the hostel campus which sparked a controversy about 'institutional murder' and the lack of inclusive space on the campus of IIT-B

Published on 14th February 2023

IIT-B student suicide: APPSC submit demands to the administration despite resistance from CSO

APPSC seeks the resignation of the institute director along with an investigation committee formed by at least 50 per cent SC/ST representation 

Published on 17th February 2023
IIT Bombay

IIT Bombay student suicide: APPSC alleges victim confided in seniors about caste discrimination on campus

The death of a Dalit student at IIT-B has sparked widespread outrage and has raised concerns about the mental health of students and the prevalence of caste-based discrimination on university campuses

Published on 15th February 2023

Why are IIT Bombay students upset with security measures on campus? Is it violating their privacy?

Starting with making biometric attendance mandatory a few months earlier, IIT Bombay has now started installing CCTVs in hostel corridors

Published on 7th February 2023

IIT Bombay: Students allege caste discrimination; NCST demands director's response

The APPSC student group has demanded that all faculty, staff and students be caste sensitised through workshops

Published on 2nd February 2023

Say Goodbye to Unwanted Default Apps: IIT Madras introduces BharOS, gives users more control over their mobile devices  

BharOS services are currently being provided to organisations that have stringent privacy and security requirements and whose users handle sensitive information

Published on 20th January 2023

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