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Noted Bangladeshi Photographer Arrested

Leading Bangladeshi photographer and social activist Shahidul Alam arrested allegedly for his comments in support of students’ protests

TISS protests : Mumbai civil court restrains student demonstrations within 100-metre radius of campus gate

On Tuesday, the TISS management, through its registrar, filed a fresh notice of motion, seeking a restraint on students from displaying posters, banners and defacing campus walls, protesting, obstructing normal movements of staff and others.


Whitefly surveillance in Punjab’s cotton belt: PAU students protest duties as ‘scouts’

High drama was witnessed Thursday at PAU campus as the students of B.Sc (agriculture) protested against the authorities. The students alleged that Punjab government is trying to make them ‘scouts’ and for this their course itinerary has also been compromised.

Aligarh: College students protest installation of CCTV cameras in men's loo

The students deemed the move as ''unacceptable"and "intrusive", while the college authorities said that security cameras have been placed to discourage acts of cheating inside washrooms.

West Bengal Students upset over proposal relaxing eligibility for paramedical courses

Opponents of the proposal said it will compromise the quality of healthcare and hurt paramedical students with diplomas or bachelor’s degrees. 

IIT-B fee hike: Students start indefinite relay hunger strike on campus

Even as students said they were being intimidated by faculty members asking them not to participate in the movement, over 500 handwritten letters to the institute director have been collected and will be submitted to the management.


Myanmar releases some students after bloody protests; others charged

Myanmar authorities freed students after bloody protest; others charged for a 2-year prison term.

Myanmar police charge at student protesters with batons

Hundreds of police in Myanmar have charged student protesters with batons ending a days-long standoff in Letpadan.

Half-clad students protest over promotions quota bill outside Sriprakash Jaiswal's residence

Students said quota should be given on the basis of economic status,not their caste.

Thousands of foreign students march in Oz

Thousands of foreign students,including Indians and Chinese,have marched in Sydney and Melbourne seeking more measures from the Australian government on their safety,accommodation and travel concessions.