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Students From Kashmir University Tried To Protest About Sexual Harassment. Here’s What Happened.

When female students at Kashmir University protested against a faculty who was harassing them, the University responded with utter insensitivity.
Misplaced Priorities: How Educational Institutions Perpetuate Campus Sexism

Misplaced Priorities: How Educational Institutions Perpetuate Campus Sexism

Discriminatory hostel rules, special kitchen classes for women, private details of women's bodies are some examples of campus sexism.

Students Of Tamil Nadu Central University On Hunger Strike After Wrongful Termination Of Faculty...

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.
JNU Long March: Harassment By Police While Protesting Against Harassment

JNU Long March: Protest Against Harassment Results In More Harassment

The JNU Long March protesters were assaulted with water cannons, lathi charges, and sexual harassment – ironically while protesting against sexual harassment.

A Tale Of Two Universities: From UoH To JNU

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...
Will Indian Campuses Ever Acknowledge The Mental Health Issues Of Its Students?

Will Indian Campuses Ever Acknowledge The Mental Health Issues Of Its Students?

The unwillingness of several administrations to continue to adequately deal with mental health problems on such campuses is quite alarming.
Women Students Return To Jamia Millia Islamia Ready To Rage | #JamiaWomenFightBack

Women Students Return To Jamia Millia Islamia Ready To Rage | #JamiaWomenFightBack

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.
The Elephant In The Room: Casteism In Law Schools

The Elephant In The Room: Casteism In Law Schools

Although elite law schools claim to be casteless and classless, caste remains present both systemically and otherwise in these institutions.
My School Demanded That I Be A Trophy Wife | #ChalkfullBullying

My School Demanded That I Be A Trophy Wife | #ChalkfullBullying

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.
Cow vigilantism at IIT Madras

Of Chaos In IIT Madras And Politics In Educational Institutions

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.

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Darshan Ranganathan: Self-Made Pioneer In Organic Chemistry | #IndianWomenInHistory

Darshan Ranganathan: Self-Made Pioneer In Organic Chemistry | #IndianWomenInHistory

Darshan Ranganathan was the most distinguished organic chemist of her times in India, with multiple publications in The Journal of the American Chemical Society, Journal of Organic Chemistry and many notable others.
Ambedkar's Mahad Satyagraha

The Significance Of Mahad Satyagraha: Ambedkar’s Protest March To Claim Public Water

On 20th March 1927, Ambedkar led a procession of 2,500 “untouchables” through main streets of Mahad to drink from the public Chevdar tank.
Thoughts While Reclaiming The Ladies' Seat In Metro: Space, Accessibility, and Entitlement

Thoughts While Reclaiming The Ladies’ Seat In Metro: Space, Accessibility, and Entitlement

It doesn't matter if one is menstruating or not, that the ladies' seat is for women, and that alone is the criteria.