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15.18 lakh Tamil Nadu students to get laptops worth Rs 1,340.44 crore this year

Seven students from parts of the State received laptops from the CM in person at the Secretariat. During 2017-18, as many as 37,88,528 students got laptops worth Rs 5,552.39 crore

Published on 28th February 2019
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Advocate moves Madras HC to stop forceful removal of 'thali', 'metti' of NEET candidates

When examination halls are fitted with CCTV cameras and invigilators are always present to ensure the proper conduct of the exams, there is no necessity for such frisking, said the petition

Published on 1st October 2020
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After a Kanchipuram school forces students to clean toilets, HC asks collector for a report on toilet facilities in schools

The HC decision came after a town secretary filed a PIL on the same. The petitioner's wife, a teacher who reported the incident was terminated from service

Published on 26th December 2018
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Age no 'bar' for Mumbai orphan's legal dreams: Meet Michael Sam, the youth who may have helped remove the age cap to study law in India

With the Supreme Court asking the Bar Council of India to relook at why they need an age cap for their BLL courses, we speak to Mumbai orphan Michael Sam, whose legal dreams have risen from the ashes

Published on 26th March 2017
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Anna University VC M K Surappa on corruption charges: I am being crucified for standing by the truth

Professor M K Surappa is currently facing a probe on grounds of corruption. There are ongoing protests seeking his resignation and suspension

Published on 24th November 2020
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Are coaching ‘shops’ killing poor NEET examinees? The debate is on

Now, coaching is essential for getting seats for medical courses like MBBS. The entry exam is called NEET (National Eligibility cum Entrance Test)

Published on 23rd November 2019
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Arrear exam exemptions by state not as per UGC guidelines: AICTE tells Madras High Court

The AICTE replied to the submissions made by former Vice-Chancellor E Balagurusamy and advocate Ramkumar Adityan, who challenged the State government’s move to cancel the exams

Published on 1st October 2020
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Besides transgenders, India does not recognise other queers as they don't have a 'physical condition'

Transgenders are the only members of the community that are recognised and given special benefits by the country — because they have a biological condition exacerbated by societal stigma

Published on 1st July 2018
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Blue Whale Challenge: Madurai High Court wants IIT-Madras Director Bhaskar Ramamurthy to help TN government reduce the number of deaths

As the government counsellors are trying their best to help the vulnerable children,  the court suugested to request the IT department to prevent the sharing of such games

Published on 4th September 2017
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By April, TN's transgenders will be able to get government jobs under a separate quota

The Madras High Court ordered the government to frame suitable rules and also asked them to undertake a survey of transgenders across TN. Activists and transgenders are thrilled at the move

Published on 30th November 2017
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Can diabetic students carry snacks, insulin pumps to exam halls: High Court

Besides, the petition also wanted the diabetic students to be permitted to attend natural calls as and when required while writing examinations

Published on 22nd March 2019
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Can students with backlogs be promoted? Anna University arrear exams back in the eye of a controversy

The legal battle while cancelling the regular semester exams was not challenged, cancelling the arrears and graduating the students has caused concerns among educationalists

Published on 9th September 2020
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Chennai based advocate files a contempt application to punish authorities for politicising NEET student suicides

The Madras High Court, on receiving the contempt application, has advised political parties of the State to not glorify the suicides 

Published on 12th June 2018
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Christian coed institutions 'highly unsafe' for future of girl children, says Madras HC, refuses to quash show-cause against MCC prof

Assistant Professor Samuel Tennyson of the Tambaram-based MCC moved the court to quash the findings of a Committee of Enquiry which probed the sexual harassment complaints against him

Published on 17th August 2019
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Class 1 and 2 students shouldn't be burdened with homework, Madras HC tells CBSE 

It also asked the Board to prevent the usage of use of non-prescribed books to prevent unnecessary burden amidst the young students

Published on 30th May 2018

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