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Polish professors, academics, threaten to boycott 'homophobic, xenophobic, fundamental' new education minister 

By Wednesday, more than 2,600 professors and other academics had signed a petition vowing to boycott Przemyslaw Czarnek, a member of the ruling conservative party

Published on 21st October 2020
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How Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences is providing Odisha's youth access to quality education

The children of KISS are educated, modern and they use their knowledge to improve their lives - be it through practice of better hygiene

Published on 20th October 2020
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Why Anna University’s claims of not changing name, retaining reservation policy may not come through

TN education activist Prince Gajendra Babu points out that according to the UGC notification’s instructions the Centre could have more control over the University than the state

Published on 15th October 2020
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Will not be able to implement OBC reservation for medical students this year, Centre tells SC

The Union Government told the Supreme Court that it would not be able to implement the 50 percent reservation for the OBCs this year

Published on 15th October 2020
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Delhi Universiy admissions: Google forms, Whatsapp and helpline numbers for students

The Delhi University administration is being held in a completely online mode and several student organisations have come forward to help students seeking admission

Published on 12th October 2020
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Students' groups hold protests against high Delhi University cut-offs 

DU announced its first cut-off list for undergraduate admission on Saturday with Lady Shri Ram (LSR) College for Women pegging the score at 100 per cent for three Honours courses

Published on 12th October 2020
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Silent protest to be conducted at Loyola College demanding release of Fr Stan Swamy

Father Stan Swamy was arrested on October 8 in Ranchi and taken to Mumbai the next day and has been sent to judicial custody until October 23

Published on 12th October 2020
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Student groups extend solidarity to 14 students from UoH, MANUU charged for protest

According to the FIR, about 20-30 students of UoH had illegally gathered at a Coffee Day and conducted a rally

Published on 12th October 2020
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Ambedkarite student bodies from IIT Bombay, TISS and 32 institutes across country unite for a justice in Hathras case, plan protest on Oct 10

A total of 32 organisations have come together with a set of ten demands with regard to the alleged gangrape as well as other issues of discrimination and violence perpetuated on SC and ST communit

Published on 6th October 2020
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58% of young females have faced online harassment, abuse: Survey

The survey polled 14,000 girls and young women aged 15 to 25 in 22 countries including Brazil, India, Nigeria, Spain, Thailand

Published on 6th October 2020
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Hathras Gangrape: Women's rights activists condemn UP police for cremating body without family's consent

Local police officers, however, said the cremation was carried out "as per the wishes of the family". Women rights activists called the whole incident appalling and shocking

Published on 30th September 2020
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I have a mobile phone. That's good enough: Meet SFI's Anila Raju, the new Students' Union Chairperson of Kerala University

An MCom student of TKMM College Nangiarkulangara, she assumed the position on September 22 and her take on all things has been refreshing

Published on 29th September 2020
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Umar is healthy, cheerful, tweets father. Activists including Noam Chomsky, Mira Nair seek his release 

Besides Chomsky and Nair, the signatories include actor Ratna Pathak Shah, authors Amitav Ghosh, Salman Rushdie and Arundhati Roy, and journalist P Sainath

Published on 26th September 2020
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Over 200 students, including Indians, seek UK PM Boris Johnson's intervention in English language test cheating scandal

The scandal, believed to have impacted around 34,000 international students, relates to the Test of English for International Communication (TOEIC)

Published on 25th September 2020
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Comics, caste, conversation: The curiously delightful world that Rajesh Rajamani has created

Rajesh Rajamani talks about how he conceived the idea of initiating conversations on caste, gender through comics

Published on 24th September 2020

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