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Jul 26, 2017
Ex FTII chairman Gajendra Chauhan says students' strike ends as basic issues are 'resolved'Gajendra Chauhan's appointment as the chairman of FTII was met with opposition from students, who went on a strike.
Jul 22, 2017
FTII suffered Rs 12 crore loss as students are not completing courses on time: CAG reportThe Pune-based FTII has suffered revenue loss of nearly Rs 12 crore on account of students not completing their courses on time, the CAG said
Jun 15, 2017
FTII students oppose 'corporatisation', claim it is euphemism for winding up film institutesFTII students claim that the privatisation of film institutes will hike the fees to such an extent that economically weak film enthusiasts won't be able to join.
Jun 10, 2017
Meet FTII student Payal Kapadia, whose film Afternoon Clouds, was selected for Cannes 2017Payal Kapadia is the director of Afternoon Clouds, the only Indian film to compete at Cannes 2017. She is also the only FTII student whose film has gone to the prestigious festival.
Apr 25, 2017
India swaps 40-yr-old definition of blindness for WHO criteria: Move may allow blanket discrimination against visually impairedLast week, as per a notification issued by the Union Health Ministry, India embraced the World Health Organisation’s (WHO) definition of blindness, and changed its four-decade old criteria of what blindness should be. In the process, India would drastically bring down the number of people who will be considered ‘blind’ in the country.
Mar 07, 2017
Gajendra Chauhan's farewell message to FTII: 'Complete education, then get involved in politics'Gajendra Chauhan, popularly known as Yudhishthira, is set to take an exit from the Mahabharata of FTII.
Mar 03, 2017
Gajendra Chauhan's stint as FTII chairman ends: A student looks back on his controversial tenureAs Gajendra Chauhan's two-year term as FTII chairman comes to an end, a student looks back over what his controversial tenure has meant
Mar 02, 2017
Gajendra Chauhan's controversial 19-month tenure as FTII Chairman ends on 3 MarchGajendra Chauhan calls his tenure as FTII Chairman 'the most successful than ever before' despite the heavy protests against his appointment two years ago.
Mar 01, 2017
Ramjas College fracas: Why our higher education model is in dire need of complete revampThe recent fracas at Delhi University's Ramjas College reflects the increasingly disturbing trend of Indian Universities and colleges turning into political battlegrounds. It is nobody's case that free airing of views and jousting of competing ideas and ideologies are discouraged and banished from the campus. Now, more than ever before, we need to engage with rival ideologies and make sense of a world that is large in scale but narrow in mindset.
Feb 22, 2017
Ramjas College protest: India's student unions have lost all means of respectfully engaging with each otherIt is shameful that the police could not secure the event. It is even more shameful that the event at Ramjas College had to be cancelled. What is worse is the way the AVBP students proceeded to disrupt the seminar violently.