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Three years on, youth from Anitha’s village who protested for her, struggle for jobs, admission due to FIRs

S Maniratinam, Anitha’s elder brother told us that at least 15-20 people from the village of Kuzhumur had FIRs in their names, including dozens of others outside the village, in Ariyalur

Published on 2nd September 2020
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IIT Roorkee establishes Institute Chair in honour of Padma Shri Dr AS Arya on his first death anniversary

The Government of India awarded him the fourth highest civilian honour of the Padma Shri in 2002. Dr Arya was also credited with establishing the Earthquake Engineering Department in IIT Roorkee 

Published on 1st September 2020
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Two years after Abhimanyu's murder, SFI gets 3000 students to register as organ donors as a tribute

The last suspect in the murder case had surrendered before a court on June 18. Abhimanyu was stabbed to death on July 2, 2018

Published on 2nd July 2020
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After 2 years in hiding, SDPI worker who allegedly stabbed SFI leader Abhimanyu surrenders

Sahal was the tenth accused in the case. All the others were previously arrested by the police. Now, friends of the slain unionist hope that justice will come swiftly

Published on 18th June 2020
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One year after Payal Tadvi: How Indian campuses have normalised casteism and failed to provide a safe space for marginalised students

On the first death anniversary of Dr Payal Tadvi, who was pushed to suicide because of her casteist peers, we look at how campuses have allowed the nurturing and breeding of caste hegemony 

Published on 22nd May 2020
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Can't express ourselves openly: Queer students in EFLU call Students' Union 'homophobic' in open letter

While the queer students call the Students' Union homophobic, the latter calls the former Islamophobic and the tussle continues. What is the truth?

Published on 17th March 2020
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Maharashtra Govt constitutes expert panel to 'de-saffronise' syllabi in primary, higher secondary schools

The previous BJP regime had drafted several people, with alleged RSS leanings, in education panels. They are believed to have given a saffron dint to the state’s school curriculum

Published on 31st January 2020
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A scholar made of stardust: Why we must never forget Rohith Vemula

On the third death anniversary of Rohith Vemula, we speak to his friends from the Ambedkar Students Association on how things have changed and what they remember of him

Published on 17th January 2019
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Night before Rohith Vemula's anniversary, UoH whitewashes 'illegally drawn' Ambedkar quotes

The University has designated areas to hang posters on campus and had previously stated during the Velivada incident that the University would remove all banners put up without permission

Published on 17th January 2020
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These women walked through Kochi's streets breaking government's 'night walk' deadline

These women say that their goal was to send out a message that women can go out whenever they want

Published on 30th December 2019
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Raman effect: On his 49th birth anniversary here are some interesting facts about Nobel Prize winner CV Raman

If you didn't manage to catch the Dev Patel film on Raman here's a quick look into the award-winning scientist

Published on 21st November 2019
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JNU protests 'politically motivated', fee hike issue an excuse: Giriraj Singh

Singh said one group of students is behind the agitation as they can no longer do whatever they wish as they used to do earlier

Published on 19th November 2019
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Remembering Atal Bihari Vajpayee: Former PM's statue to be unveiled in Lucknow on December 25

Addressing a function, Adityanath said that Vajpayee pursued the politics of values for more than six decades and has remained an inspiration for millions of people

Published on 16th August 2019
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Remembering Elvis Presley: Do you know who used the phrase 'Elvis has left the building' first?

On Elvis Presley's 42nd death anniversary we go back to the famous phrase and explore its origin and who actually said it first

Published on 16th August 2019
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Tributes paid to Vajpayee on his first death anniversary

The leaders, including BJP President Amit Shah and Working President J.P. Nadda, paid their floral tributes at 'Sadaiv Atal', the memorial of the former prime minister

Published on 16th August 2019

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