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Justice for Jishnu: Mother of Kerala student who hanged himself calls court ruling 'unfair', claims HC Judge was a close acquaintaince of  the accused

Jishnu's mother is taking on the system in a fight for justice for her son, pleads with the Chief Justice to keep Justice Mathew from hearing cases against Krishnadas

Published on 27th March 2017
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Fast and Furious: Meet Joshil Abraham, a Keralite professor fed on Ambedkar and Marx, who has been on a hunger fast outside his college for 15 days

You've heard of GBPEC's protest for land. You've seen Joshil Abraham being carted off to AIIMS. You've probably seen pics of his mosquito net. This is his origin story and why he does what he does

Published on 19th April 2017
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UPDATE: Kejriwal finally meets the  GBPEC Professor who was on a fast for the past 25 days

Joshil K Abraham, the  GBPEC professor who was on a hunger strike for the past 25 days calls off the fast after the Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal meets him

Published on 29th April 2017
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After blind Tamil prof at Presidency College gets hit with memo for missing classes during Muthamil Vizha, visually impaired students fast in protest

Visually challenged professor of Tamil at Chennai's notorious Presidency College was joined by over 40 visually challenged students as they protested at Chepauk, calling for the memo to be rolled back

Published on 8th May 2017
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JNUSU and ABVP find rare unity and protest together against seat cuts after JNU says they are starting admissions as per new UGC norms

After the Court ruled that JNU will also follow the UGC norms in admission, massive seat cuts for their MPhil and doctoral programmes were announced — JNUSU and ABVP are now up in arms. Together

Published on 10th May 2017
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Fearing harassment, Rewari girls on strike for school up gradation  

Afraid of facing harassment from the youth of their villages, government high school girls from Haryana go on an indefinite strike for the up gradation of their school

Published on 15th May 2017
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IIT-B students go on indefinite hunger strike against fee hike

Over 150 students join the strike as the latest fee hike comes a year after undergraduate tuition fees more than doubled across the IITs

Published on 4th July 2017
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EXCLUSIVE: There were arrest warrants against Kanhaiya Kumar, I'm sure it'll be the same for me: Geeta Kumari, JNU's newly elected Student Union President

An Army child, JNUSU prez-elect Geeta Kumari is not wasting any time celebrating her victory. She is already working out ways to handle both issues plaguing the university as well as the country

Published on 10th September 2017
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Government school teacher in Viluppuram quits job after cops barred her from protesting against NEET outside her school

The teacher and her seven-year-old son sat outside the school she worked in to demand justice for Anitha, arguing that she had put her son there because she believed in Samacheer Kalvi

Published on 7th September 2017
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Ten years after their Student Union was outlawed, here's why Jamia Milia students have resorted to an indefinite hunger strike 

With no Student Union to represent their woes, Jamia's hunger strike and current plight for justice may serve as a grim reminder as to what will happen if JNU and UoH banish their Unions 

Published on 31st October 2017
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'Abused' AMU students go on hunger strike in Kerala, relief team from Aligarh to reach campus on Sunday  

Nadeem Khan, a first-year MBA student and a native of Aligarh in Uttar Pradesh, was thrashed by around 15 people in public and has accused the administration of uniting with local students 

Published on 11th November 2017
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In Sanskrit Varsity, Dalit women students protest sexual harassment standing outside college gates

The PhD students claim casteist and sexist comments were hurled at them by male members of AKRSA, a wing of the Student Federation of India

Published on 19th December 2017
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One year after Kejriwal promised campus, protesting Delhi professor Joshil Abraham suspended

After 25 days of hunger strike, Kejriwal promised Abraham a campus for his college. Now he says he made no such promise and the professor has been suspended

Published on 12th March 2018
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Inspired by Anna Hazare, this 24-year-old is changing the 'dirty' game of politics. Here's how

Vijayawada's Naga Sravan Kilaru drives home the point that even the power of a singular voice can overpower tyranny. To prove this, he started an organisation called Vijayawada Needs U

Published on 31st March 2018
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Campus shocker: NIT Mizoram student dies, allegedly after consuming unhygienic hostel food 

Following his death, massive protests have been launched by his batchmates against the management seeking justice and to better the facilities in the hostel

Published on 4th April 2018

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