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In Sreejith PA's artsy world you're not alone. Here's how he's highlighting mental health issues through his artwork

Sreejith PA's art talks about difficult emotions and mental health. His latest project, Excerpts from a Journal, is an interactive community project

Published on 26th September 2020
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SC calls plea seeking intervention of court in IIT students suicides 'frivolous', imposes 10k cost on petitioner

During the hearing, Bansal submitted that in the last five years, about 50 students have died by suicide. The plea sought the court's intervention and sought a direction to direct the Centre

Published on 24th September 2020
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For you, dear brother: How the loss of her little brother turned Raashi Thakran into a mental health advocate   

Based out of Bengaluru, Raashi Thakran lost her 18-year-old brother last year to suicide. Today, she has channelled all her grief and regret into becoming a mental health advocate. This is her story

Published on 24th September 2020
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BTech student from Agra dies by suicide using father's licensed revolver 

According to the police, Shubhankar committed suicide on his terrace after locking the door of the staircase from outside

Published on 23rd September 2020
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Should examiners be subjected to the same scrutiny as examinees?

Did you hear about the chaotic results of the Karnataka SSLC results declared recently? Monteiro wonders about this in the context of evaluators who are in agitation mode over issues

Published on 19th September 2020
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SC orders fresh probe into mysterious death of NLU student in 2017, sets aside closure report

A bench of justices R F Nariman, Navin Sinha and Indira Banerjee said, "We have set aside the closure report. We have directed a de-novo investigation with certain more directions"

Published on 16th September 2020
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Congress, SP ask govt to come out with policy, resources to address exponential growth of mental health issues during COVID

Raising the issue during the Zero Hour in the Upper House, senior Congress leader Anand Sharma said reports indicate that one in seven persons in India is suffering from depression

Published on 15th September 2020
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Former Madras HC judges request CJ to not take action against Actor Suriya for remarks on NEET

Actor Suriya had written on Twitter: Fear for life due to fear of Corona. The court which administers justice through video conferencing orders students to go and write exams without fear

Published on 14th September 2020
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If we don’t do something now, suicides may continue: Actor Suriya in scathing statement against NEET

Suriya called NEET, a ‘ManuNEEThi’ and slammed the government for not being more concerned about the students needs

Published on 14th September 2020
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DMK MPs seen wearing face masks with 'Ban NEET, save TN students', protesting against exam in Parliament premises

DMK and Communist Party of India (M) have also moved an adjournment motion in the Lok Sabha over suicide of 12 teenage students due to NEET

Published on 14th September 2020
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No syllabus is superior, just different: Why criticism of TN’s school syllabus doesn’t explain NEET suicides

Activists, educators and doctors talk about why they think the three student suicides that happened on the eve of NEET cannot simply be blamed on TN’s syllabus or family pressures

Published on 14th September 2020
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Around 1.17 lakh NEET aspirants have registered from Tamil Nadu, reach centres well ahead of time

Meanwhile, members of the VCK party and some student organisations held protests in some parts of the state like Thanjavur, Madurai, Karur against NEET exams

Published on 13th September 2020
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If podcasts are your thing, give Stay Sane With Jane, by this 20-year-old Hyderabadi, a shot

Many listeners and followers, about 30 of them, have Direct Messaged her on Instagram to share their problems. She has tried to help them all and is also gives them a patient listen 

Published on 13th September 2020
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I am scared I won't get a seat: 19-year-old NEET aspirant writes heart-wrenching letter to family before taking her own life

Jothi was reportedly studying till 1 am and had spoken to her family last night who had no inkling about her mental state

Published on 12th September 2020
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Students welcome AUD’s decision to reinstate SC, ST fee waiver until next year, no official word yet

The University has said that they would extend this waiver for another one year and a decision would be taken only next year

Published on 11th September 2020

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