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Madhumala

Women's Day: Why the first person to establish friendly contact with the Sentinelese believes that we mustn't try to civilise them

Madhumala's years of research resulted in 20 research papers and a book on the tribes of Car Nicobar, which were immediately sent across the world to be taught at universities

Published on 6th March 2021
Govind Pansare

#ThrowBackToday: Sixth death anniversary of Communist leader Govind Pansare who was shot dead 

In today's #TBT, we remember senior leader of the Communist Party of India Govind Pansare, who hailed from Kolhar in Maharashtra and how he was shot dead in broad daylight. Does this sound familiar?

Published on 20th February 2021
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Smart Anganwadis to be introduced in Kerala; expected to replace existing conventional structures

According to official sources, the smart anganwadis are being designed and constructed as part of the Integrated Child Development Scheme and is expected to have various amenities

Published on 19th February 2021
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What could the Union Budget have done to make the lives of Dalit students better?

Under School Education, the NCDHR suggests 500 state of the art modern schools, inclusion cells in schools and appointment of SC, ST teachers in rural areas

Published on 17th February 2021
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Centre wants to destroy social justice in TN: MP Thirumavalavan fuels 69 per cent reservation debate in Parliament

This government is against social justice. This government is against the poor and working class people, the MP said

Published on 12th February 2021
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Report says SC, ST students vastly ignored, may not benefit much from Union Budget

Out of the total budget, only 4.5 percent has been allocated towards ‘targeted schemes’ (schemes having direct impact on the communities) for SCs and only 2.6 per cent for STs

Published on 12th February 2021
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Inefficiency of Merit: Have India's top technical, scientific institutes used the ‘merit’ debate to deny jobs to teachers from oppressed communities?

Technical and scientific institutes have maintained that due to the ‘sophisticated nature’ of certain jobs, they cannot allow people who come in through reservation to occupy them

Published on 8th February 2021
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This NGO in Kerala that rescued 1005 homeless people during the lockdown is at the risk of shutting down

Theruvoram, which travelled across 8 districts to rescue and rehabilitate individuals who needed shelter, is in urgent need of financial support

Published on 5th February 2021
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Is Anna University’s decision to drop two MTech courses over confusion about reservation policy justified?

As the central government rules of reservation were not acceptable by the Tamil Nadu government, Anna University said it was unable to proceed with the admission for the two courses 

Published on 5th February 2021
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Social Justice Ministry assures it is ensuring proper OBC representation, reconsidering criteria for ‘creamy layer’

The Ministry told the Lok Sabha that they had received nine complaints regarding discrimination in admissions at central universities and out of this eight had been disposed of

Published on 3rd February 2021
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This advocacy group is all set to release manifestos centered around youth needs ahead of  Kerala, TN assembly polls

Young People for Politics is now drafting a youth manifesto for both the states, taking into consideration the demand and needs of people below the age of 30
 

Published on 29th January 2021
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Second edition of Kerala's International Conference on Gender Equality to be held from February 11 to 13

A Gender Museum, Gender Library, Convention Centre and an Amphitheatre will be part of the first phase of the 'Gender Park' project, which aims towards gender equality in the state

Published on 27th January 2021
JNU

No appointments till JNU can "revisit, reexamine and recast" roster for all posts: Delhi HC

The Single Judge Bench of Justice Jyoti Singh had held JNU responsible for de-reservation of two faculty positions. The Division Bench's judgement extends that exercise to all posts

Published on 21st January 2021
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This organisation has been helping school children be prepared for disasters. Check out how they've been doing this 

The Foundation for Development Action has been working for decades to make the children of Kerala safer from natural and man-made disasters. We find out out more about 

Published on 20th January 2021
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Social Justice Ministry, NCBC seeks UoH response on discrimination allegations in OBC admissions

For the last two months, the University and the NCBC have been going back and forth on the admission of two candidates — Adduri Mukteshwar and Harshini Devi

Published on 14th January 2021

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