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Teens more likely to follow social distancing norms if encouraged by influencers: Study

Researchers say that peer-to-peer campaigns are likely to be more successful in changing attitudes, given the fact that adolescents are ignoring government guidelines

Published on 17th May 2020
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Transgender community demands special package amid COVID-19 lockdown

The letter states that most trans persons do not have ration cards, are not provided pension in most states and many transgender persons live in rented accommodations

Published on 28th April 2020
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Jamia withdraws closure of two centres, UGC to renew extension soon? 

The Jamia administration had on April 1 decided to discontinue the two centres thus rendering the 27 teaching and non-teaching staff jobless amid the COVID-19 pandemic

Published on 7th April 2020
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Indians who believe in Gandhi's ideals are with us: Jamia students launch anti-CAA hunger strike

The protesting students and ex-students of the institution said that they will protest in the path shown by Mahatma Gandhi and are determined that it will yield favourable result

Published on 1st January 2020
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How Delhi police fractured the hands of UPSC aspirant who was studying in the Jamia Millia library

Mohammed Mustafa was allegedly beaten up by at least 20 police officers on Sunday. He tells us that he thought he'll die

Published on 16th December 2019
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Jamia Millia Islamia on complete lockdown after CAB protests, police violence

On December 13, almost 50 Jamia Millia Islamia students were detained by the Police after a march to the Parliament against the CAB turned violent. The authorities also lathi-charged the protestors

Published on 14th December 2019
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#VirtualGandhiMarch: This UNESCO campaign is trying to make India's students kinder and more Gandhian

Inspired by Mahatma Gandhi’s historic Dandi March, the virtual march started on the UN International Youth Day, August 12, 2019

Published on 30th August 2019
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Fear I will be made to disappear like Najeeb: Muslim JNU prof complains of harassment, discrimination  

The assistant professor at the Centre for the Study of Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy has written to the DMC claiming that she is being harassed and discriminated against since she is Muslim

Published on 22nd July 2019
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Socialist ideas are now considered 'passe': Maitrayee Chaudhuri, author and JNU Sociology professor

Maitrayee Chaudhuri spoke to us about her book, everyday advertisements, everyday details in the English-language print media, the communicative abundance of television

Published on 26th June 2019
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Why Dalit MPhil, PhD students will now have to clear NET to get fellowships ​

The new regulation mandates the clearance of NET, unlike the previous policy that only required students to have a post-graduation degree

Published on 5th January 2019
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Meet Sreeja Vasthavi, the first ever Dalit woman to stand for the Student Union elections in UoH

Sreeja Vasthavi is an MPhil student from Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy department and completed her Masters from the University from the Department of Sociology 

Published on 5th October 2018
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Beyond the Burqa: What Farah Naqvi wants us to understand about Muslims

Activist Farah Naqvi's book, Working with Muslims: Beyond Burqa and Triple Talaq, asks questions about the issues that Indian Muslims face and talks about solidarity in the age of communal discord

Published on 2nd August 2018
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TISS protests: Students ask why Tata can't give them 2 Cr when they can give Harvard 325 Cr

The students have been agitating for a while but since it got them nowhere, they have decided to do a complete shutdown of the campus

Published on 22nd February 2018
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Do you lack social skills? Beware, this could be affecting your body and stressing your mind out, says study

The study is the first to link social skills to physical and not just mental health, meaning a combination of depression, stress and social exclusion all rolled into one fat ugly chain of thought

Published on 7th November 2017
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A gentle touch instead of a violent smack is a good way to reduce and tackle feelings of social exclusion, says study

The discovery follows recent findings that effective social touch, and particularly gentle stroking of the skin, may be coded by a special physiological system linking the skin to the brain

Published on 23rd October 2017

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