When female students at Kashmir University protested against a faculty who was harassing them, the University responded with utter insensitivity.
Discriminatory hostel rules, special kitchen classes for women, private details of women's bodies are some examples of campus sexism.
The agenda behind such an immediate action by the Central University of Tamil Nadu is clearly to silence the emerging voices within the campus – both from the faculty and the students, and thereby uproot the inception of faculty-student relationships that have the potential to limit this centralisation of power.
The JNU Long March protesters were assaulted with water cannons, lathi charges, and sexual harassment – ironically while protesting against sexual harassment.
On the 17th of January 2016, Rohith Vemula, who was a second-year Dalit PhD student of Life Sciences, hanged himself inside the campus of...
The unwillingness of several administrations to continue to adequately deal with mental health problems on such campuses is quite alarming.
During the vacations, Jamia Millia Islamia silently pushed back its women's hostel curfew to 9 PM from 10.30 PM, taking advantage of the holidays and a silent campus.
Although elite law schools claim to be casteless and classless, caste remains present both systemically and otherwise in these institutions.
I was being carefully trained to be a mother who could raise and educate her kids, to be a trophy wife who could take care of her home and also assist her husband if the need arises.
Sooraj, a research scholar at IIT Madras was beaten up for participating in the beef fest held to protest the Centre's cattle slaughter ban.