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Books which suggest killing kittens under the scanner of CBSE

CBSE to review books of private publishers prescribed in schools

Published on 28th February 2017
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Prakash Javadekar finds Shashi Tharoor’s new book so impressive that he says it should be given to students

Sure-footed, relaxed and surprisingly open to ideas like having Shashi Tharoor’s book included in the CBSE curriculum, HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar talks  about how he’s managing all the chaos 

Published on 13th 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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Around 11 children abused in Pakistan, every day

Not only girls, even buys are victims of this abuse in our neighbouring country Pakistan

Published on 23rd March 2017
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UP, Up and Away: Prashant Bhushan, Aligarh Muslim University Students Union Prez called 'deshdrohi' by ABVP during 'peace' event at UP College for supporting Kanhaiya Kumar

At an event organised at a Degree College in Aligarh, UP, ABVP supporters caused a furore that required the police to rush the advocate and the AMUSU President off stage. No one has been detained yet

Published on 26th March 2017
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Overrun by private dental colleges, TN to finally get a second Government Dental College and Hospital in Virudhunagar  

TN Chief Minister Edapaddi K Palaniswami announced that the college would be constructed soon and 100 BDS seats would be added to the state's stock of medical and dental seats

Published on 12th April 2017
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Fast and Furious: Meet Joshil Abraham, a Keralite professor fed on Ambedkar and Marx, who has been on a hunger fast outside his college for 15 days

You've heard of GBPEC's protest for land. You've seen Joshil Abraham being carted off to AIIMS. You've probably seen pics of his mosquito net. This is his origin story and why he does what he does

Published on 19th April 2017
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His alma mater Madras Law College seems silent, but JNU organises solidarity meet for Justice Karnan after SC orders 6 month imprisonment

After the SC ordered the belligerent Dalit judge to be arrested, Madras Law College students barely reacted, but JNU Unions were up and alert to the cause — offering solidarity

Published on 9th May 2017
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Students of SFI who staged a protest outside CBSE office in Chennai for NEET's stringent dress code were taken into police custody 

Activists of SFI (Students' Federation of India) staged a protest outside the regional office of CBSE, to stand up for the students who faced issues relating to the strict dress code before NEET exam

Published on 11th May 2017
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Pinrayi Vijayan's alma mater Brennan College faces heat after magazine has racy illustrations showing couple engaging in intercourse in a theatre while national anthem is playing

For Brennan College's 125th year celebrations, the SFI's 'Pellets' magazine come under fire for racy illustrations that allegedly insult the national anthem

Published on 14th June 2017
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Kovai shocker: Despite charges of sexual assault against principal, correspondent of deaf school, desperate parents want same management to reopen school ASAP

Parents are worried students will be unable to get admissions in other schools and will have to unfairly and unnecessarily miss out on a year

Published on 21st June 2017
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Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan seeks help of school heads for massive three-day sanitation drive

The cleanliness drive is an initative by the government to check the spread of diseases in the State

Published on 24th June 2017
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Meet Ankit Kawatra, the 25-year-old who just received an award from the Queen of England herself

Ankit was awarded the Queen’s Young Leaders Award in the UK for his exceptional contribution to solving India's hunger crisis

Published on 8th July 2017
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No reservation, only NEET: Why the Madras HC agreed with Nalini Chidambaram that giving state board students 85 percent reservation was discriminatory

The Madras High Court on Friday struck down the State Government's move to create 85 percent reservation for State Board syllabus students, calling it discriminatory to students of other boards. 

Published on 15th July 2017
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Pehredaar Piya Ki: After seeing a 9-yr-old boy romance an 18-yr-old woman, activists file petitions to take the show off air 

Nagasimha Rao, a child rights activist from Bengaluru, says that the show-makers have failed to reflect upon the implications it can have on impressionable minds of children

Published on 10th August 2017

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