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This course by MeDi Clown Academy and Saveetha University will train you to be a hospital clown  

What sort of person goes into a hospital room and try to lighten the mood? A medi-clown of course! We catch up with Fif Fernandes and Hamish Boyd who run the MeDi Clown Academy in Auroville

Published on 24th June 2019
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Payal Tadvi suicide: Why casteist slurs on Indian campuses shouldn't surprise us in 2019

The institutional murder of Payal Tadvi shows us how marginalised students have to fight caste on a day to day basis, with professors, principals, society and sometimes their own friends

Published on 30th May 2019
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Less than 15 percent of medical colleges have platforms for students to file caste discrimination-based complaints

Among institutes of higher education, the highest number of ragging complaints comes from medical colleges

Published on 30th May 2019
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UGC order of forming ‘equal opportunity cells’ was never implemented in most medical colleges

Out of India’s 512 medical colleges, not even 80 have a platform where students can lodge complaints related to caste-based discrimination

Published on 30th May 2019
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Payal Tadvi suicide: Medical college confirms caste harassment, police arrest all three doctors

The 23-year-old doctor's family had repeatedly requested the administration to take action against the three doctors being blamed for Payal Tadvi's death

Published on 29th May 2019
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Pondicherry University and affiliated colleges to implement 10 per cent EWS reservations

Gurmeet Singh, Vice-Chancellor, Pondicherry University, has directed all 65 affiliated colleges to implement 10 percent Economically Weaker Section (EWS) reservation in a phased manner

Published on 8th May 2019
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Rahul Gandhi at Stella Maris: Why TN Higher Education dept's enquiry citing election code of conduct is weird

A letter was sent by the Director of Collegiate Education asking how "permission was granted" to Stella Maris, "a government aided college", to conduct an event where "a political leader" took part

Published on 15th March 2019
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Why every Class IX student should check out the exclusive Math learning app MindZu

Launched in January 2019, it is a personalised Math learning app for class IX students. It is aligned to the CBSE curriculum

Published on 8th March 2019
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CUSAT post-poll clash: Drug peddling miscreants in the campus manhandled us, allege SFI

Previously, there were reports saying that the members of the SFI and the KSU had clashed. The other groups allege that SFI's hooligans charged towards the students

Published on 6th February 2019
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Surya Bhagwan is showing his blessing: Science Minister Harsh Vardhan while unveiling solar energy project at IIT Madras

After his rather heavily trolled comments on how ancient Indians had bragging rights to Algebra, Pythagoras theorem and the like, the Minister made this reference at an event at IIT Madras

Published on 26th January 2019
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9 in 10 Chennai principals feel their high school boys have no clue about gender sensitisation: Study

The study titled, 'Gender Sensitisation of Adolescent boys and its linkage to the creation of positive male role models', involved principals from 20 prominent schools in Chennai as respondents

Published on 23rd January 2019
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Chennai nursing student attempts suicide after senior scolds about handling a syringe

After returning to her hostel room, she reportedly consumed tablets prescribed for her father and in a few minutes, she herself informed one of her classmates about her action   

Published on 7th January 2019
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Here is why Vellore Institute of Technology doesn't believe in the number game 

Last year, around 400 companies visited Vellore Institute of Technology for placements, and this time they are expecting even more

Published on 28th December 2018
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AICTE warns Karnataka government engineering colleges over facilities, tells them to trim admissions

As per information available with AICTE, Wednesday was the last date for colleges to file their appeals online, before AICTE

Published on 13th December 2018
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How these Chennai high-schoolers beat the best at Yale

 Junior World Scholar Adam Libby talks about his team's life-transforming experience of winning the World Scholar's Cup at Yale University

Published on 12th December 2018

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