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Caste-related question in Periyar University exam sparks row, VC orders probe

The Vice-Chancellor assured an investigation into the matter today but said that they are not considering a re-exam

Published on 15th July 2022
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UGC declares Periyar University's distance learning courses invalid, sites regulation breach 

In its notification, the UGC said it learnt that Periyar University doesn’t have a full-time director and there aren’t enough full-time faculty and non-teaching staff

Published on 1st June 2022
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Periyar University eligibility criteria for higher posts not right: TN Aided College Teachers' Association write to Governor

The advertisements for the posts have sought applications only from candidates who are “academician not lower in rank than that of a professor of a college/university”

Published on 10th January 2022
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Committee formed by Higher Education Department begins inquiry into irregularities in TN universities 

On  November 22, the Committee completed their first phase of the inquiry and took documents related to non-teaching staff appointments  

Published on 25th November 2021
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BJP calls out government school in Tiruppur for distributing copies of Periyar's book

The report says that led by BJP’s district president B Senthilvel, around 10 functionaries visited the school and met the headmistress and that over 1,000 copies of the book were present 

Published on 12th November 2021
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What The FAQ: Why does the Kerala government want to decommission the Mullaiperiyar Dam?

The 126-year-old dam is back in the spotlight again and the issue between states has started again. Here's everything that you must know about it

Published on 29th October 2021
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Who is Dr R Jagannathan, the new VC of Salem's Periyar University?

With 39 years of teaching experience, Jagannathan has published over 55 research papers, presented 14 papers internationally and has guided 14 PhD scholars until now

Published on 30th June 2021
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Ramdev sticks to opinion on Periyar, says his supporters 'increase negativity' in society

The Bhim Army, an organisation of Dalit rights activists has demanded an apology from Ramdev for calling followers of Periyar “propagators of intellectual terrorism”

Published on 19th November 2019
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New form of Manu-dharma: APSC slams IIT policy to increase MTech fee, introduce BSc for weaker students  

The Circle condemned the Council for covering up its failure of not providing enough support to students and instead filtering them out from the system

Published on 30th September 2019
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Madras HC asks Madras University to explain why they expelled student who was founder of APSC  

The student was a founder and former Secretary of the APSC and was asked expelled one month after classes started allegedly because he had not submitted his eligibility certificate

 

Published on 18th September 2019
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Ambedkar Periyar Circle founder kicked out of Madras University course, one month after classes began  

The former secretary of the APSC is being threatened because he was part of many protests last year. He says that he will go to court if this is not resolved

 

Published on 5th September 2019
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Periyarist student who protested at TISS Hyderabad 'quietly' dropped from college election committee

Prabhakaran was told first that he was not selected because of the show cause notice, then he was told he had not even gotten through the selection interview

Published on 31st August 2019
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Meet Prabakaran, the lone TISS-Hyderabad student from the 'Land of Periyar' who continues to hunger strike  

Prabakaran who hails from Tamil Nadu is pursuing his second year of Masters in Public Policy and Governance  

Published on 18th July 2019
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I'm from the land of Periyar, will not stop hunger strike: TISS-Hyd student's moving Facebook post

Prabakaran AK, from the School of Public Policy and Governance, is one of the students on a hunger strike. Many students are continuing their strike even outside campus

 

Published on 16th July 2019
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#StopHindiImposition: Will the next anti-Hindi war be fought in cyberspace?

Many South Indians, especially from Tamil Nadu have taken to social media to protest against the National Draft Committee's recommendation of a three-language system ins schools

Published on 2nd June 2019

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