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TISS Guwahati Lal Poster

Lal Poster: Why you need to visit Gulal Salil's satire-laden art-politics page on Facebook

Gulal Salil, an Anthropology student at TISS, Guwahati runs an art page on FB that discusses poetry, politics, art-comics, cartoons, news analysis, film criticism, public/street and political/folk art

Published on 11th April 2019
TISS Mumbai

TISS tells students that ideological differences among teachers, students can't be aired on social media

TISS has issued a circular imposing a restriction on what the students can post on their private social media accounts, saying that ideological differences are vitiating the academic environment

Published on 10th April 2019
IIT-Kanpur activists

Scholars, activists sign statement slamming IIT-Kanpur for trying to revoke Dalit prof's PhD — for calling out senior colleagues' casteism

A three-member committee had found that Saderla was a victim and recommended that the institute’s Board of Governors take action against the four senior professors harassing him

Published on 3rd April 2019
Home baker

Here's why Hyderabad-based homebaker Sampada Nadagouda takes the cake when it comes to quality and freshness 

On the menu of 'Yours Cakely' are cakes, cupcakes and brownies, all of which are eggless! Sampada has rented a one bedroom flat near Neredmet where she and her mother Mamata whip up tasty treats

Published on 6th March 2019
TISS Report

After TISS report, CBI tells court several victims from Muzaffarpur shelter home testified against Brajesh Thakur 

Several girls were allegedly raped and sexually abused at an NGO-run shelter home in Muzaffarpur. The issue had come to light following a report by the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS).

Published on 3rd March 2019
Abhyasa Vidyalayam in Vijayawada

Why Abhyasa Vidyalayam in Vijayawada is the very definition of wholesome learning  

Abhyasa Vidyalayam in Vijayawada serves as a reminder to all of us about learning and how it need not be complicated

Published on 27th February 2019
Padma Sarangapani

Too much at stake: Why TISS Prof Padma Sarangapani believes you cannot be apolitical when in college

Campus politics isn't just about winning the odd college election. It runs deep and can have a bearing on what kind of person you turn out to be says TISS' Padma Sarangapani

Published on 22nd February 2019
Maskoor Ahmad

Will not allow BJP to tar the university with anti-national tag: An open letter to AMU students

Former AMUSU President Dr Maskoor Ahmad Usmani, who was recently slapped with sedition charges writes a letter to the university students

Published on 17th February 2019
ThinkEdu Conclave

An education policy is not enough, what we need is an action plan

Values such as sustainable development, sensitivity to society, dignity of labour and constant need for innovation should be integral to any education policy

Published on 14th February 2019
TISS researcher Dr BR Ambedkar

Here's how you can help this TISS scholar release her film BR Ambedkar Now and Then  

The TISS student has requested for 20 lakh rupees so she can finish the film she's writing on Ambedkar and she's crowdfunding to get to that mark

Published on 8th February 2019
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This device helps women in the painless and early detection of breast cancer. Here's how

iBreastExam is a non-invasive device that can screen women for breast cancer without causing any pain. We talk to the Founder and CEO of the company that invented it

Published on 14th January 2019
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2018 in review: These 12 campus protests rekindled our belief in dissent

2018 was the year of solid dissent as far as colleges were concerned. We've listed the protests, the people, the campus politics and all the things that rocked our colleges

Published on 31st December 2018
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Queer groups from 34 Indian colleges condemn 'homophobic' bills passed in Parliament, to organise public stir

A collective statement against the 'anti-LGBTQIA+ legislations in India' was signed by 34 student queer communities and individuals in support of the nationwide protest 

Published on 27th December 2018
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Scientists use sound waves to acoustically stitch up internal injuries, deliver drugs to target organs

Sound exerts a small acoustic force and by turning up the volume of ultrasonic waves, too high pitched for humans to hear, scientists create a sound field strong enough to move small objects

Published on 24th December 2018
Radhika and Raja Vemula

How Radhika and Raja Vemula have taken on Rohith's fight for student rights

It has been 3 years since Rohith Vemula was served a suspension notice from his hostel at UoH. That day changed everything for Vemula's family and the course of student politics in India's colleges

Published on 19th December 2018

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