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Ragging can demolish a student - both mentally and physically
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Ragging can demolish a student - both mentally and physically

Far from being harmless induction and fun, ragging can have a serious impact on the students’ health and can lead to stress, anxiety and even depression.

First-year MBBS students of UP university forced to shave heads, 'bow in reverence' and salute seniors
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First-year MBBS students of UP university forced to shave heads, 'bow in reverence' and salute seniors

In a disparaging act of ragging, first-year MBBS students of UP University of Medical Sciences Saifai, in Etawah were allegedly forced to tonsure their heads by their seniors and 'bow in reverence' to them.

Payal Tadvi case: Three senior doctors of Mumbai's BYL Nair Hospital remanded in police custody till 31 May
India

Payal Tadvi case: Three senior doctors of Mumbai's BYL Nair Hospital remanded in police custody till 31 May

In the Payal Tadve suicide case, the three senior doctors, arrested on account of abetting the suicide of their junior, have been remanded in police custody till 31 May

Reported incidents of ragging increase by 75% in a year, UGC receives over 3,000 complaints in 5 years
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Reported incidents of ragging increase by 75% in a year, UGC receives over 3,000 complaints in 5 years

The University Grants Commission (UGC) received 3,022 complaints of student ragging over the last five years, between 2013 and 2017.

Bihar medical college imposes Rs 50,000 fine on 54 students for ragging their juniors
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Bihar medical college imposes Rs 50,000 fine on 54 students for ragging their juniors

Darbhanga Medical College and Hospital authorities in Bihar have imposed Rs 50,000 fine each on 54 second-year students for ragging their juniors. The victim who filed the complaint said that she was abused, beaten and mentally tortured.

IIT Kanpur suspends sixteen students for ragging juniors; six others expelled for one year
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IIT Kanpur suspends sixteen students for ragging juniors; six others expelled for one year

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur has suspended 22 of its students for a period ranging from one year to three years on ragging charges

Students of National Law Institute University, Bhopal complain of ragging, sexual abuse by seniors
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Students of National Law Institute University, Bhopal complain of ragging, sexual abuse by seniors

At least two students of the National Law Institute University (NLIU) in Bhopal have filed complaints with the UGC's anti-ragging helpline.

Prakash Javadekar launches anti-ragging mobile app, says zero tolerance for culprits
India

Prakash Javadekar launches anti-ragging mobile app, says zero tolerance for culprits

New Delhi: There would be no tolerance for those involved in any ragging incidents and such students would not be allowed to continue their education, HRD minister Prakash Javadekar said.

Engineering students can face expulsion for ragging on gender, caste or sexual orientation
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Engineering students can face expulsion for ragging on gender, caste or sexual orientation

All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has stated that engineering students can be expelled if they are found to rag their peers and mock their caste, ethnicity or sexual orientation

Kerala: Five accused of ragging college student surrender
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Kerala: Five accused of ragging college student surrender

Five of the seven students accused in the ragging case in government polytechnic have surrendered before police.

Kerala: Student brutally ragged in Kottayam Government Polytechnic College, suffers kidney damage
India

Kerala: Student brutally ragged in Kottayam Government Polytechnic College, suffers kidney damage

A first year student of the Government Polytechnic College in Kottayam has been hospitalised with kidney damage after he was brutally ragged by eight senior students

Karnataka police to record statement of ragging victim on Saturday
India

Karnataka police to record statement of ragging victim on Saturday

A team of Karnataka police, probing the alleged ragging of a student of a nursing college in Gulbarga will visit her.

Dalit nurse's ragging in Karnataka replicates a deeply unequal society
Life

Dalit nurse's ragging in Karnataka replicates a deeply unequal society

It’s not enough to call nurses Sister when you actually mean Loser.

Nurse ragging case in Karnataka: 3 senior students arrested, sent to judicial custody
India

Nurse ragging case in Karnataka: 3 senior students arrested, sent to judicial custody

Three senior students of a nursing college in Kalaburgi were arrested in connection with the alleged ragging of a first year Dalit girl student from Kerala.

Siddaramaiah-Qamar ul Islam spat overshadows nursing student case
India

Siddaramaiah-Qamar ul Islam spat overshadows nursing student case

Qamar ul Islam's career, his supporters say, has been pushed into 'political ICU' by chief minister Siddaramaiah

Kerala police seeks Karnataka's help in the Dalit student ragging case
India

Kerala police seeks Karnataka's help in the Dalit student ragging case

Kerala Police has approached its Karnataka counterparts to register a case against two college students for ragging a Dalit nursing student from Kerala.

Two DPS Noida students ragged and beaten in hostel
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Two DPS Noida students ragged and beaten in hostel

Two Class XI students were injured in an alleged incident of ragging at the Delhi Public School hostel in Noida, following which an FIR has been registered.

Fed up of being ragged in college, engineering student commits suicide in Hyderabad
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Fed up of being ragged in college, engineering student commits suicide in Hyderabad

An engineering student of a college in Chennai committed suicide due to ragging by seniors, police said.

Engineering student in Hyderabad commits suicide after allegedly being ragged by seniors
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Engineering student in Hyderabad commits suicide after allegedly being ragged by seniors

A first-year engineering student of a private college in Hyderabad allegedly committed suicide reportedly after being ragged by his seniors.

College student dies due to alleged ragging, 2 students booked
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College student dies due to alleged ragging, 2 students booked

A college student was found hanging from the ceiling of his hostel room and his father alleged that his son was ragged and forced to commit suicide, police said on Saturday.