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EXCLUSIVE: If UGC funding doesn't come through, I'll take my "begging bowl" elsewhere: TISS Director; 'Axed' faculty hopeful of getting extension by March 31

Will TISS lose three of its centres or not? The day after that shock announcement, TISS Director S Parasuraman opened up and talked about how hope hadn't been lost yet, even if lots of cash had been

Published on 27th March 2017
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TISS student working towards revolutionising education through e-learning

Government schools manage to avail education tools and e-learning software but nobody to teach the teachers how to use these tools. Dickson Eugene Das has found a way

Published on 27th May 2017
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With no student union to lead protest, TISS students bombard college authorities with emails demanding roll back of new circular that makes Aadhar compulsory, stops scholarships for SC, ST, OBC

A few weeks ago, TISS director had warned that three departments would be shut due to no government funding, the same problem comes back to haunt students of the new academic year but with much worse.

Published on 31st May 2017
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TISS Student Group makes posters tripping on fund crunch and MHRD mishaps and they're drop-dead HILARIOUS!

Styled like old newspaper clippings, the posters put up by the Progressive Students' Forum is getting even apolitical students to come to their big meeting and debate all the fund cuts et al

Published on 18th June 2017
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Four people now have a second chance at life, thanks to this medical student whose organs were donated

Priyank Gupta, a medical student from Madhya Pradesh was declared brain dead following a road accident

Published on 5th July 2017
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IITs move to relieve students from tech-induced stress

Five IITs came together to discuss steps to relieve students from stress elements and the results of failure

Published on 5th July 2017
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Two Bengaluru-based engineers are making schools a better place for the students and the teachers. Here's how!  

Santosh More and Khushboo Awasthi go the extra mile with their NGO — Mantra — to help the students study better. This includes adopting schools, building libraries and even playing Santa Claus

Published on 29th August 2017
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These siblings are on a mission to educate every Pakistani street kid

Hasan is just 16 and Shireen is 14. These siblings run a steert school in Karachi to educate the underprivileged children

Published on 25th August 2017
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#HimToo: Academia has mixed reaction to Raya Sarkar's list of naming and shaming sexual harassers

It has had its share of criticism and it's share of appreciation but what do the students and teachers who belong to the system think about this list.

Published on 26th October 2017
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Right up her alley: Violinist Ritu Gopal's latest collaboration 21 Nocturne Alley will have you sit up and take notice 

Ritu Gopal does play the violin, but music goes above and beyond for her as she also believes in and is studying music therapy 

Published on 8th November 2017
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We're a family tissued together by words: What Kanishk Tharoor says about the Tharoors

He's not quite in the 'farrago' league, but Kanishk Tharoor also has a way with words. The writer speaks about his love for history, working on a new novel and his plans for the future

Published on 27th November 2017
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Salem Suicide Pact: How our campuses are failing to protect LGBTQ students 

The two girls apparently had an 'inappropriate relationship' which the teachers were unhappy about and suggested that the parents send them to counselling

Published on 12th December 2017
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Here's how this Hyderabad-based 'home-baker' is giving her passion a delicious twist  

Red Velvet is the place to go if you’ve got a large order of baked goods and you need a homely touch. If you’re lucky, you may get tips to scale up your baking business

Published on 27th December 2017
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Environment ministry only gives out approvals, no sign of due process: Jairam Ramesh

Jairam Ramesh says that the current government talks a lot about environment conservation but all of their actions go against their rhetoric

Published on 30th January 2018
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TISS Students' Union calls all-campus strike against full fee-demand on Thursday

The students' association is protesting the college's sudden decision to claim fee for mess and tuition from scholarship students which they claim they are exempted from

Published on 21st February 2018

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