Four years after her son’s death, as India’s university students across the country rise up once more, Radhika Vemula has become a symbol of inspiration and resistance.
As IITs become more diverse, the violence in Jawaharlal Nehru University and the protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act could serve as a tipping point of student protests.
09/01/2020 7:32 AM IST
Chiranjeevi publicly criticised Rajasekar, revealing deep rivalries within Tollywood's Movie Artists Association.
03/01/2020 1:49 PM IST
Described as the world’s most persecuted minority, India’s Rohingya refugees are fearful of speaking out against India’s controversial new citizenship law which specifically excludes them.
18/12/2019 8:13 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy also wants rapists to be given the death penalty under the provisions of the new Disha Act of 2019.
17/12/2019 8:22 AM IST
Constitutional expert Faizan Mustafa explains how the controversial bill violates the basic structure of the Indian constitution and will hurt even the Hindu refugees the BJP claims it wants to help.
12/12/2019 9:20 AM IST
Asaduddin Owaisi On Citizenship Amendment Bill: ‘India Is Secular, Every Political Party Should Oppose It'
The controversial bill, the Member of Parliament from Hyderabad said, violates the basic structure of India’s constitution.
11/12/2019 10:42 AM IST
Three IIT Madras students have taken their lives this year, but the IIT management is more interested in preserving the institute's reputation than caring for its scholars, students say.
10/12/2019 8:11 AM IST
The killing of four men accused of the rape and murder of a young woman has led to both celebration and condemnation, but this is not new to the two Telugu-speaking states.
07/12/2019 1:47 PM IST
Hyderabad Encounter: Telangana High Court Orders Preservation of Bodies, NHRC team to reach Mahbubnagar
The Court order came after it admitted a writ petition filed by a group of concerned women activists and human rights organisations who alleged that the encounter killing was “extrajudicial” in nature.
07/12/2019 12:49 PM IST
The lawyers from the Indian Constitutionalists Council have also asked for an FIR against Telangana DGP Mahender Reddy and Cyberabad Police Commissioner V. C. Sajjanar.
06/12/2019 4:51 PM IST
The Cyberabad police commissioner said that the four men died in “crossfire”.
06/12/2019 4:34 PM IST
V.C. Sajjanar, the Cyberabad Police Commissioner, is the same man who led the investigation into the 2008 case where 3 accused were also killed in an encounter.
06/12/2019 11:12 AM IST
As the four men accused of raping and murdering a young veterinarian in Hyderabad were killed in a police encounter on Friday, T. Pranitha reflects on the horror of 2008 and the aftermath.
06/12/2019 9:27 AM IST
The Tamil film starring Vijay and Nayanthara was expected to premiere on Amazon Prime on December 13.
05/12/2019 4:12 PM IST
Farmers caught between a real estate boom and the government’s ‘purification’ drive to settle land disputes are getting increasingly frustrated.
03/12/2019 7:21 AM IST
In an interview, the director defends his decision to turn an iconic student leader from the 1970s into an action hero. The movie stars Sandeep Madhav and Muskaan Khubchandani.
02/12/2019 5:51 PM IST
While the 52-day-long strike has been called off, the workers have not been allowed to rejoin duty as the Telangana CM says they have “self-dismissed” themselves from service.
28/11/2019 8:30 AM IST
Fathima Latheef is the fifth IIT Madras student to die by suicide this year.
15/11/2019 12:49 PM IST
The MP from Tamil Nadu writes, “The faith in Supreme Court is shattered”.
10/11/2019 9:58 AM IST
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