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Jaffna varsity VC promises to rebuild Mullivaikal War Memorial after widespread protests

The VC assured that he was following the Sri Lankan government’s orders and that following the backlash from across the world, they had decided to lay the foundation stones

Published on 11th January 2021
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UoH VC asks NCBC to reconsider its directives on OBC admissions, reservation process

The NCBC had issued several notices on November 16 to the University regarding discrepancies in the MPhil and PhD admissions of some of the candidates 

Published on 6th January 2021
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How the NCBC intervention in UoH admissions could set a important precedent in Indian education

In its investigation, the NCBC found that some students had gotten the highest marks in their entrance exams but had not been called for the interview or had been rendered ‘unsuitable’ for the seat

Published on 30th December 2020
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University of Hyderabad's OBC Students’ Association calls off indefinite hunger strike, protestor faints

The AIOBCSA has been demanding the proper implementation of the reservation policy and more transparency in the admission processes

Published on 30th December 2020
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Students cry foul over UoH closing admissions early in 2020, not filling vacant master's seats

The Students' Union had previously written another letter to the Vice-Chancellor, stating that a lot of MPhil and PhD seats are vacant

Published on 8th December 2020
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Engg college students continue hunger strike against non-inclusion in IP Univ admission process

The Delhi Cabinet had last year in March approved construction of an integrated campus of GB Pant Engineering College (GBPEC) and Polytechnic in Okhla Industrial Estate

Published on 4th November 2020
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ABVP activists go on indefinite hunger strike against Kejriwal's 'anti-student' policies

On November 2, a 150-strong rally started with the Chief Minister's residence as its destination but was cut short in front of the Vikas Bhavan where the police put up barricades

Published on 3rd November 2020
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UoH Students’ Union to carry on hunger strike for fourth day, expect positive response from admin

The students say that they will continue to strike till they hear that their demands have been met and they get assurance from the University that the seats would be filled

Published on 22nd October 2020
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64 reserved PhD, MPhil seats may go vacant: UoH Students’ Union on hunger strike against new qualifying criteria

12 percent of PhD seats reserved for the OBCs, 42 percent for SCs, 56 percent of the STs, 75 percent for the Physically Challenged category could go vacant this year

Published on 18th October 2020
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UoH students' union launches hunger strike to protest against 'discriminatory' qualifying criteria in entrance exams

Union members staged the hunger strike at the Administration Block to seek reimplementation of the 1:6 criteria wherein shortlisted candidates are six times the total vacant seats

Published on 18th October 2020
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UPSC CSE to be held on Sunday: Here's everything that you have to know about the exam

After much hue and cry and petitions, the Supreme Court, on Wednesday dismissed a petition which sought the examination's postponement

Published on 3rd October 2020
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Bihar woman breaks 10-day long fast after health worsens, UPSC stays mum

UPSC aspirant Priya Kumari who hails from Patna was on a hunger strike since September 11, seeking a postponement of UPSC Prelims

Published on 23rd September 2020
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This Bihar UPSC aspirant has been on a hunger strike for 5 days to get the prelims postponed

The students have been appealing to various authorities through social media platforms, seeking a postponement until the COVID curve plateaus

Published on 15th September 2020
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Enough is Enough: How young protesters forced Nepal to better manage the Coronavirus crisis

Top officials were accused of corruption in local media over the government's purchases of medical equipment and supplies from abroad

Published on 11th September 2020
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NSUI's hunger strike demanding postponement of NEET, JEE ends after police 'forcefully' take protesters to hospital 

Earlier, several Congress leaders, including Pawan Khera, Nitin Rawat, Qazi Nizamuddin, Alka Lamba, visited the NSUI leaders at the protest site and extended solidarity and support

Published on 30th August 2020

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