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NIT Silchar appoints new dean after students end five-day hunger strike

The death of a third-year engineering student at the institute fuelled a series of protests followed by a five-day hunger strike by the students  

Published on 25th September 2023

After meeting with director, NIT Silchar students call off indefinite hunger strike

The director offered fruit juice to the students to end the hunger strike which was launched by the students on Sunday

Published on 23rd September 2023

NIT Silchar student suicide: Director meets students after a week of protest; assures action

Meeting the students for more than an hour at the New Gallery of the institute, the director urged them to withdraw the hunger strike

Published on 22nd September 2023

VBU: Students protesting against harassment allegations receive no response. To file FIR next? 

The women allege that they would file an FIR with the police station if the Visva-Bharati University fails to act on it

Published on 23rd August 2023

VBU students stage hunger strike protesting inaction against harassment allegations

These allegations encompass a range of issues, such as caste and gender discrimination, workplace harassment, psychological distress and sexual misconduct

Published on 21st August 2023

FTII students' hunger strike against 2020 batch student's expulsion enters 8th day

The situation remains dire as the health of these students continues to deteriorate and the institute remains apathetic

Published on 22nd May 2023

Demand for reservation for disadvantaged groups in private school raised through hunger strike by Democratic Sangha

The Right to Information Act, which was passed in 2009, provides for a 25% reservation for students from marginalised sections in private schools to provide equal opportunities

Published on 10th March 2023

Denied bus pass to travel to college, this University of Mysore student launches indefinite hunger strike

The student has to travel 45 kilometres daily from his village to the Centre for Information Science and Technology (CIST) at the University of Mysore

Published on 8th March 2023

Azim Premji University students slam varsity for denying student Abhijit Shinde's participation in protests

Students have been protesting for the last few weeks, demanding a waiver of the shuttle fees imposed by the university on first-year PG students

Published on 2nd March 2023

Rajasthan: MBBS doctors brave cold wave, continue hunger strike for hike in gov't medical posts

The health condition of the four students on hunger strike has deteriorated, informed Dr Vinod Bagra, who is leading the protest

Published on 21st January 2023

MANIT Bhopal scholar resorts to hunger strike; claims complaint against professor went unaddressed

Tanmay Shukla and fellow scholar Mirza Jawad Baig have alleged that their supervisor Dr Kalla has shown unprofessional behaviour


Published on 19th January 2023

SAU: Students stage additional begging protest; indefinite hunger strike continues

The students are demanding that the stipend for the master's scholars be increased to Rs 7,000 from the existing Rs 5,000

Published on 11th November 2022

Parents' Association of Ukraine MBBS Students (PAUMS) to start "Peaceful Hunger Strike" from tomorrow, July 21

This is not the first time the PAUMS is staging a protest, thrice they protested at Jantar Mantar, twice at National Medical Commission (NMC) and at Dwaraka, but to no avail

Published on 21st July 2022

South Asian University student "critical" as hunger strike enters day 8  

To recall, two students were expelled and three others were suspended on November 4 amidst protests on campus


Published on 14th November 2022

Optometry students at AIIMS on hunger strike after student dies as an ambulance was "denied" to him

The administration at AIIMS claimed that there has been a progressive increase in the number of students at AIIMS, New Delhi, and there is a severe shortage of hostels for all students

Published on 22nd August 2022

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