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Take permission to visit PSR, JNU tells students: JNUSU to hold all-night vigil today

The recent lockdown of the social spaces like PSR is a larger ploy of the RSS-ABVP-BJP of turning universities into an isolated space where there is no place for critical learning, said the students

Published on 19th October 2019
Dalit Elite

Called Dalit Elite for using lipstick: How years of casteism pushed AUD PhD scholar to call the cop

Preeti* said that her classmate has consistently run a campaign against her and has 'maligned her image by saying that she misuses her caste identity  

 

Published on 18th October 2019
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We need to break gender stereotypes right from playschool: NCERT

The guidelines also have recommendations for playschools to ensure careful inclusion of children with disabilities

Published on 17th October 2019
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The Flying Transman: How Adam Harry went from being broke to India's first trans pilot 

Adam Harry speaks about his rough journey through embracing his identity and following his dreams

Published on 13th October 2019
British Deputy High Commissioner to India, Oliver Ballhatchet poses with Deepa Jayaraj

Meet Deepa Jayaraj, the Chennai law student who got to be British Deputy High Commissioner for a day

A fourth-year student of Tamil Nadu Dr Ambedkar Law University was selected to lead the diplomatic mission in Chennai for a day

 

Published on 11th October 2019
Sheoraj Singh Bechain

Could the first Dalit professor in line to be Hindi HOD at Delhi University in 70 years be overlooked?  

On October 7, students and teachers from the Hindi Department at Delhi University took out a march to protest against the delay in the appointment of a Head of Department.  

 

Published on 8th October 2019
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Chilla has created a safe haven for the children of sex workers and helps them fight social stigma. Here's how

The founder of Chilla talks about creating a safe space for the children of sex workers and protecting them from societal stigma

Published on 29th January 2019
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Hyderabad child rights group asks Govt to shut down school that displayed nursery, KG toppers on hoarding

People have called out the hoarding on social media and said that it symbolises everything that is messed up about the education system in India

Published on 3rd October 2019
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US judge rules Harvard University not discriminating against Indians, other Asians but promotes racial diversity

Affirmative action programmes that favour minorities previously discriminated against were legal as long as they used race-neutral criterion like economic status

Published on 2nd October 2019
TISS Hyderabad hunger strike

TISS Hyderabad could soon have a Tadvi or Vemula: Student writes after all-night enquiry that ended at 3 am

Due to the Telangana Court ruling that the institute cannot take action against the students, the students feel the administration is finding new ways to punish them  

Published on 30th September 2019
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A letter of solidarity to Greta Thunberg  from the Third World

How dare we allowed the climate to go berserk in the first place? Even though we accept that we destroyed it, we never really bothered to correct it

Published on 28th September 2019
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SC asks Modi government to explain how they are going to stop caste discrimination in colleges

The notice was issued after a case was filed by the mothers of Rohith Vemula and Payal Tadvi

Published on 20th September 2019
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Why everyone must watch Raven, a Malayalam music video on casteism and discrimination

Raven tells us the story of a Dalit father who is searching for his son, who was abducted for living his life a certain way. We catch up with its creator

Published on 20th September 2019
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Getting a community certificate is nearly impossible for SC, ST students in Tamil Nadu. This is why  

Activists say this is also a case of caste discrimination because the SC, ST community members are neglected on purpose since they cannot afford to put pressure on the authorities to get the job done

Published on 19th September 2019
TEACHERS

Karnataka Education Minister contradicts Amit Shah, assures kids that there won't be Hindi Imposition

Assuring the students that Kannada would not be compromised on, Kumar said, "Hindi Diwas mentioned by Amit Shah has been celebrated for years and is not new"

Published on 18th September 2019

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