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Pinrayi Vijayan's alma mater Brennan College faces heat after magazine has racy illustrations showing couple engaging in intercourse in a theatre while national anthem is playing

For Brennan College's 125th year celebrations, the SFI's 'Pellets' magazine come under fire for racy illustrations that allegedly insult the national anthem

Published on 14th June 2017
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Nothing political about ABVP, no party affiliation: ABVP Nat'l President's strange stance after controversy in TN 

Dr Subbiah says that the ABVP is not a political party and that he himself is not political, so the accusations are pointless

Published on 13th April 2018
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Should embryonic crowning be criticised? The Jio Institute controversy provides scope for debate

On June 10, the Minister of Human Resource Development, Prakash Javadekar, announced the names of six institutions of higher education that have been granted the status of ‘Institution of Eminence

Published on 21st September 2018
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This Kozhikode school's play about women calling azan has run into controversy, but the director isn't fazed

The play titled Kithab, directed by Rafeeq Mangalassery ends with a Muslim girl calling the azan. The students are set to perform it in the upcoming Kerala State Youth Festival

Published on 28th November 2018
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Even if I'm making people angry, it's ok: Pa Ranjith on controversy over Raja Raja Cholan comments

Pa Ranjith was speaking at the 'Caste Matters' book release organised by Neelam and Penguin Publications

Published on 26th July 2019
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Fake question paper? Controversial questions on Dalits, Muslims based on NCERT Class 6 textbook

DMK chief MK Stalin had expressed concern over the questions that were apparently asked in an examination at a school in Tamil Nadu

Published on 9th September 2019
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In Yogi's UP, Government School HM suspended after kids sing Muslim poet's song during assembly

The Muslim poet in question is Allama Iqbal, who famously wrote the lines Sare jahan se achcha in the year 1902. The VHP and the Bajrang Dal placed complaints to the government after this happened

Published on 16th October 2019
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Chinmayanand case: UP Court terms 'victim' law student's college admission her family's 'personal issue'

The Court asked the father to find a lawyer to apply for permission to take her to Mahatma Jyotiba Phule Rohilkhand University to finish her admission, though she is currently in the state's jail

Published on 18th October 2019
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Shahjahanpur law student finishes admission process at Bareilly University, returned to jail cell

After getting the approval from a UP Court, the Shahjahanpur law student who has accused former BJP Minister Chinmayanand of rape has finished admission formalities at MJPRU, Bareilly

Published on 18th October 2019
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NEET controversy: Two crucial questions the Madras High Court asked the Central government 

The HC has directed the government to take steps to ensure proper counselling is given to students and to also make sure the admission procedure is fair

Published on 5th November 2019
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Want to put lid on VC controversy: West Bengal Guv speaks to CM after he is criticised for making 'undemocratic' appoinment

The state government and the governor crossed swords on Tuesday after Dhankhar, who as chancellor of the state universities appointed Goutam Chandra as pro-vice-chancellor

Published on 3rd June 2020
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Despite protests and controversy, Jamia improves NIRF rank to become the 10th best varsity in India

In the previous academic year, the 100-year-old central university in Delhi saw a series of protests and instances of violence after the anti-CAA protests and an extended shutdown

Published on 11th June 2020
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You can't pay Rs 2500 for broadband? NIT Tiruchy prof asks student who opposed online exam

In a show of apathy, the professor is heard in the leaked video on social media, laughing incredulously at the student when he claims not to have the money to afford a connection

Published on 2nd July 2020
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Can students with backlogs be promoted? Anna University arrear exams back in the eye of a controversy

The legal battle while cancelling the regular semester exams was not challenged, cancelling the arrears and graduating the students has caused concerns among educationalists

Published on 9th September 2020
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Facing opposition from villagers over IIT Goa campus' land controversy, BJP invokes Parrikar's legacy

The protesting villagers of Melauli have also found support from opposition parties in their opposition to rushed land acquisition procedures for completion of the project

Published on 20th October 2020

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