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Our parents are forcing us to stay home: Thoothukudi's young protestors shackled by emotional turmoil, net blackout and fear of being shot

After net blackout, Thoothukudi youth turn to apps like Firechat to get info about 'police atrocities' out to the public- in a bid to stop the police crackdown and violence there

Published on 24th May 2018
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Anatomy of a student activist: Why Valarmathi's family supports her firebrand activism, despite her arrest

The student activist was arrested a few days ago after she spoke against police brutality on protesters. Her parents have no idea why she has been repeatedly denied bail

Published on 3rd July 2018
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Hong Kong students form human chains in continuing protests 

Despite the hard-fought concession, some protesters have said they will continue their resistance because the government has committed to fulfilling only one of their five demands

Published on 6th September 2019
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JNU shifts Executive Council meeting to Admin block as students protests intensify

The Students' Union has been on a strike against the draft hostel manual, approved by IHA, which it claims has provisions for hostel fee hike, dress code and curfew timings

Published on 13th November 2019
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How Google Maps helped JNU's visually challenged students stop police from scuttling their protest

The JNU Visually Challenged Students’ Forum had called for a demonstration against the lathicharge of Delhi Police and demanded justice for persons with disabilities

Published on 20th November 2019
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These days are darker than the Emergency: Sitaram Yechury on how JNUSU got Indira Gandhi to step down as Chancellor in 1975  

Even though the JNUSU of 1975 has a place in history for doing something so iconic, Yechury says that what the students are doing now is much braver  

 

Published on 21st November 2019
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Najeeb's mother 'Ammi' visits protesting students at JNU, lends her support

The JNU Students' Union has also called for yet another march to the Parliament on Saturday, November 23. And this time it's a call to the 'concerned citizens' to join in

Published on 21st November 2019
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Former JNUSU presidents join fee hike protest, demands high Court enquiry on police brutality

At a press conference here, they said the students of JNU always protested against issues in the country and raised concerns over the manner in which they were dealt by the authorities

Published on 25th November 2019
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This is our fight too: How AMU's women students are protesting against CAB despite police action

The students of the women's college of AMU have also been protesting in their campus despite heavy barricading. The men have written exams and continued protesting

 

Published on 12th December 2019
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Jamia Millia Islamia on complete lockdown after CAB protests, police violence

On December 13, almost 50 Jamia Millia Islamia students were detained by the Police after a march to the Parliament against the CAB turned violent. The authorities also lathi-charged the protestors

Published on 14th December 2019
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After Jamia, students of AMU claim police lathicharged peaceful protesters, several injured  

The students have been holding peaceful protests since the last six days and claim that today too, the situation was no different

Published on 15th December 2019
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Jamia students protest shirtless in biting Delhi winter, day after police violence rocks campus 

Post the police brutality that tore apart the campus of Jamia Millia Islamia University in New Delhi, students let nothing hold them back, not even the cold, and continue protesting 

Published on 16th December 2019
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Jamia VC says police hit students by mistake. Here's what students have to say in response

While the Chief Proctor Wasim Ahmed Khan was seen condemning the police brutality, the VC's comments seemed like she was justifying the police's acts

Published on 16th December 2019
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Jamia Millia violence: Here's what happens to your body when you're hit with tear gas

Tear gases are chemical compounds that irritate the eyes, skin, lungs, and are capable of having an effect on various other organs. They can also cause people to become non-functional

Published on 16th December 2019
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Kashmiri students in AMU in crisis after being asked to vacate hostels, say they have nowhere to go

During the police attack on AMU students yesterday, cops also entered the hostels and dragged the students out

 

Published on 16th December 2019

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