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Mar 07, 2017
Protests? No thanks: Tiss director urges students to refrain from anti-ABVP agitationsThe Mumbai-based Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) has asked its students not to participate in any anti-ABVP protest in the wake of violence in DU saying it can't "afford" to be "dragged" into any controversy.
Jan 19, 2017
Tribal schools of Maharashtra Part 4: With poor infrastructure, underqualified teachers, education takes a backseatMost of the tribal students do not even have a separate space to go to after the conclusion of the last lecture. The room in which they spend their night becomes their classroom during the day.
Jan 18, 2017
Tribal schools of Maharashtra Part 3: Abysmal security, sexual assault cases remain an alarming concernWhile the conditions in which these tribal students live are repugnant, security of the students, or rather the lack of it, has remained an alarming concern.
Jan 17, 2017
Tribal schools of Maharashtra Part 2: Students stare at malnutrition due to poor food, filthy kitchensWhen food and clothing – two of the most fundamental requirements – are predicated on the whims and fancies of the state, it is a fair reflection on the holistic conditions the tribal students across the state are subjected to.
Dec 03, 2016
LGBTQI harassment at Tiss: Issue gets voice in institute, but what about the rest of India?Students from the LGBTQI community in the Tata Institute of Social Sciences have complained of being harassed and discriminated against
Jun 10, 2015
India is less happy than Pakistan, Palestine, says World Happiness Report. What's going on?The World Happiness Report was released recently and it turns out Switzerland has the happiest people in the world. India is ranked at 117 in a list of 158 countries.
Feb 13, 2015
Book reading by activist cancelled at TISS, college says no police pressureA book-reading session by activist Arun Ferreira, who was recently acquitted of Naxal links, which was cancelled in the Tata Institute of Social Sciences in Deonar, Mumbai has become the subject of much controversy.
Nov 20, 2014
TISS PhD scholar from Manipur found dead in Delhi, police suspect murderA 33-year-old PhD scholar from Manipur was found murdered with his neck slashed at his home in south Delhi's Kotla Mubarakpur area last night.
Jul 18, 2014
TISS director rubbishes reports that Jairam Ramesh is replacing himThese rumours began circulating after Jairam Ramesh was spotted at the TISS Campus two weeks ago for a private meeting.
Oct 14, 2013
Expect 50,000 new jobs thanks to compulsory CSRAccording to experts, the social sector is already a popular option and has low entry barriers and going forward, a lot of people could explore CSR as a career option.