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Real Sheroes: This fashion designer who survived an acid attack just won the President's Medal 

Acid attack survivor and fashion designer Rupa is thrilled at being recognised with the President's Nari Shakti Puraskaar on Women's Day. This is her incredible story..

Published on 8th March 2017
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I used to call him Thalaiva: Dalit student Muthukrishnan's hostel mate recalls how the Rajini fan in him was alive till the end

During a condolence speech, JNU scholar Jithendra Suna talks about what it's like to be a Dalit student in JNU and how that pressure got to Muthukrishnan, driving him to commit suicide last week

Published on 20th March 2017
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Suicide or not, implement committee recomendations, say scholars and activists about J Muthukrishnan death

Implement recommendations of Sukhadeo Thorat committee demand dalit scholars

Published on 16th March 2017
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Now, sensors in fans to detect suicides in the hub of coaching centers in India 

Ceiling fans with springs, sensors to check suicides in Kota, Rajasthan

Published on 30th March 2017
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This safe-fan created by a Bengaluru start-up will stop students in hostels from trying to hang themselves   

The fans have been ordered to be fitted at all hostels in Kota, Rajasthan and may soon be ordered by some of the IITs, as well as other colleges across the country, in light of high suicide rates

Published on 1st April 2017
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WATCH OUT: 5 Signs that indicate that the person next to you is as depressed and suicidal as Mumbai student Arjun Bhardwaj

A lot of people are depressed but have learned the art of concealing it adeptly. If you notice any of these 5 signs in people you know, call for professional medical or counselling help ASAP

Published on 4th April 2017
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Lessons from Arjun Bhardwaj's suicide: Are FB live videos the new suicide notes?

Just because you have a stream of depressed posts on social media doesn't mean that someone is listening, or at least listening hard enough to care. Here are important takeaways from this sad episode

Published on 4th April 2017
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If you're a junkie, you're suicidal. You just don't know it yet. Fret not, help could just be 'One Call Away'

One drink never hurt anyone. One joint can't do much. Going from there to "screw this, I can't take it anymore" is but a step away — like Arjun Bhardwaj — and it's usually off a building's ledge

Published on 5th April 2017
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Don't like our food? We'll tell your parents you're on drugs: Did Mavelikkara Engineering College's power play result in student's suicide attempt?

A suicide attempt is bad news; especially if it's because the Prinicipal ticked him off. But if what unionists are alleging is true it could be because of a whole other level of intimidation

Published on 12th April 2017
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Revenge porn drives DU student to suicide: Here's what you need to do online and at the police station to ensure obscene pics of you don't go viral

With an increasing number of women falling prey  to cyber crimes like morphing and stalking, we take a look at how and why you can yank that content online, and bring the culprits to book offline

Published on 13th April 2017
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JNUSU and ABVP find rare unity and protest together against seat cuts after JNU says they are starting admissions as per new UGC norms

After the Court ruled that JNU will also follow the UGC norms in admission, massive seat cuts for their MPhil and doctoral programmes were announced — JNUSU and ABVP are now up in arms. Together

Published on 10th May 2017
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A daily wager's daughter from Tuticorin who lost her mother at seven just scored 1173 in her boards, but she may not be going to college: This is why 

Her mother died when she was 7. Her dad is a mason who raises three daughters on a meagre wage. And yet, Anandha Jothi managed to get 1173 in her board exams

Published on 12th May 2017
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Every Indian student must watch this hilarious video on internships in India by IIT-Bombay students

Inspired by AIB's Honest Videos, IIT-Bombay's BBC brings out their first comedy sketch poking fun at internships and employers. In less than 24, they've hit 25,000 views

 

Published on 14th June 2017
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At UoH, no ST students have been 'interviewed' to do an MPhil in Social Exclusion Policy. Students threaten massive stir

Several Post doctoral and doctoral programmes are believed to be excluding people from backward sections, creating a massive sense of discontent among student unionists

Published on 4th July 2017
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'Your SRFTI is a sexual harassment zoo': Chilling note from Kolkata Film Institute student before she attempted suicide

According to a note she wrote before attempting suicide, this is Kunjila's second attempt and she accuses the Institute of not taking action against her sexual harassers and hushing it up

Published on 5th July 2017

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