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Taking Malayalam to the masses: How Arya Prakash is popularising Malayalam pop culture through memes and posts

Arya Prakash, the mind behind Silma Reviews and PopCult Tribe, makes Malayalam pop culture universal. She tells us why she does it and why social media is the best place for it

Published on 24th September 2020
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Moral policing: Nine people in Uttar Pradesh held for assaulting a minor couple

The incident reportedly took place 10 days ago but the arrests were made on Thursday after a video of the incident went viral on social media.

Published on 11th September 2020
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#NoRentFromStudents: Delhi students to go on non-cooperation protest if forced to pay lockdown rent

Due to the limited availability of affordable hostels for students in colleges and universities, students are more often than not compelled to opt for rented accommodations

Published on 19th May 2020
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DU women accuse Delhi Police of molesting them during protest against curfew, discrimination in hostels

The students had organised a march from the Dhaka Complex in Mukherjee Nagar at 9 pm on February 29 that was supposed to gather students from various hostels and reach the VC's residence

Published on 2nd March 2020
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DU Women to defy curfew and march to VC's residence on Saturday night to protest discrimination in hostels

The students say they have been told enough times that the authorities at the hostels cannot do anything about it and have now decided to take it upon themselves to amend the regulation

Published on 29th February 2020
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DU hostel women escalate stir with song and strife to dismantle 7.30 curfew. Will it work?

The students broke three doors down and protested at the Dhaka Complex of the varsity. Provost Dr Rita Singh's vehicle was also blocked and surrounded for hours

Published on 28th February 2020
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Girl's body is a mystery, keep it covered: What made DU girls sit for an indefinite strike against curfew timings

Amending the curfew timings of the girls' hostels is a long-standing demand but this is the first time that all the five hostels that house Indian students have come together to protest

Published on 27th February 2020
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Jamia Milia protest: Students want show-cause notices against 5 protestors withdrawn 

The students had organised a silent symbolic protest on October 5 to show their condemnation of the fact that Israel was a country partner for an event on campus  

 

Published on 14th October 2019
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Patriarchy, moral policing and gender roles: How kids in Chennai school are conditioned

Gender segregation and patriarchal values are seemed to be taught from a young age. Here's a look at a few schools in Chennai

Published on 21st August 2019
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TISS-Hyd Protests: Students file writ petition in Telangana HC to revoke campus closure  

The students have also released a statement in the form of a rebuttal to the sine-die notice, stating the events since June 26  
 

Published on 17th July 2019
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IIT Madras shocker: Man verbally harasses student, sits 'on her' on campus bus, as driver, others remain mum

The student, has penned a Facebook post explaining the incident. Reportedly, nobody came in support of her when she raised her voice

Published on 7th May 2019
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Dekho Magar Consent Se: Why JNU's women want sexist songs like Lollipop Lagelu banned

The campaign has urged DJs not to play songs that objectify women and cater to male fantasies at hostel events and other cultural nights

Published on 2nd April 2019
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5K for used condoms, 2.5K for egg boilers: Ridiculous fines IIT-M is imposing on students

The notice was displayed outside the hostel and gave details such as the name of the student, the items found, the number of times the offense had taken place and the fine amount

Published on 4th December 2018
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Moral policing at IIT-M: Students say that vigilance officers bursting into rooms is common  ​

The Student Union is siding with the management and has said that the checks cannot be called "harassment" as they are authorised visits

Published on 3rd December 2018
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Raids and random fines: Are students of IIT Madras being moral policed?​

The hostel residents, both men and women, allege that officers barge into rooms, insult and click pictures without consent and their behaviour violates the students' right to privacy and dignity

Published on 3rd December 2018

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