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Muzaffarpur shelter home scandal: Prime accused Brajesh Thakur's son Rahul released after CBI interrogation
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Muzaffarpur shelter home scandal: Prime accused Brajesh Thakur's son Rahul released after CBI interrogation

The CBI on Sunday released from its custody Rahul Anand, son of prime accused in shelter home sex scandal Brajesh Thakur.

Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: CBI searches key accused Brajesh Thakur's residence in Bihar, interrogates his son
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Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: CBI searches key accused Brajesh Thakur's residence in Bihar, interrogates his son

CBI with forensic experts also inspected the courtyard which was dug up following allegations that a girl was beaten to death by staff of the shelter few years ago and her body was buried there.

'Bihar govt's plan to bar NGOs from running children's homes uncalled for': TISS professor who headed audit team
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'Bihar govt's plan to bar NGOs from running children's homes uncalled for': TISS professor who headed audit team

Assistant professor Mohammed Tarique, who led the seven-member team which conducted the audit, said the Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case was unfortunate, but all shelter homes inspected did not need such legal intervention.

Uttar Pradesh, Bihar among other states resisting social audit at child care institutions, says NCPCR official
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Uttar Pradesh, Bihar among other states resisting social audit at child care institutions, says NCPCR official

According to the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) official, apart from Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Kerala, West Bengal, Chhattisgarh and Delhi have also been resisting social audits at their child care institutions.

Maharashtra govt 'committed and taking every effort' to establish Dhangar quota, says Devendra Fadnavis
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Maharashtra govt 'committed and taking every effort' to establish Dhangar quota, says Devendra Fadnavis

The Chief Minister had said during a televised address that TISS was preparing a survey report about reservations for the Dhangar community in the state.

Supreme Court directs media platforms not to publish pictures of sexual abuse victims, warns against interviewing them
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Supreme Court directs media platforms not to publish pictures of sexual abuse victims, warns against interviewing them

Supreme Court expressed concern over incidents of rape in the country and asked all the print, electronic and social media not to publish or display photos of victims of sexual abuse

Supreme Court to resume hearing Muzaffarpur shelter home rape cases: Bihar govt has suspended 23 officials so far
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Supreme Court to resume hearing Muzaffarpur shelter home rape cases: Bihar govt has suspended 23 officials so far

The Supreme Court will on Tuesday hear the Muzaffarpur shelter home abuse case, a week after after it was handed over to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).

Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: Six officials of Bihar's social welfare department suspended for 'negligence of duty'
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Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes: Six officials of Bihar's social welfare department suspended for 'negligence of duty'

Six officials of Bihar's social welfare department, which has drawn flak after the sexual abuse of girls at a state-funded shelter home in Muzaffarpur came to light, have been placed under suspension.

Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case: Supreme Court completely restrains photos of occupants and interviews in media
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Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case: Supreme Court completely restrains photos of occupants and interviews in media

The Supreme Court on Thursday in the Muzaffarpur restrained the electronic media from showing, even in morphed form, images of the alleged victims of rape and sexual assault at a shelter home in the Bihar district, observing they cannot be compelled to "relive the trauma" again and again.

Congress calls for SC-monitored CBI probe into Muzaffarpur rapes; demands FIR against 14 shelter homes named in TISS report
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Congress calls for SC-monitored CBI probe into Muzaffarpur rapes; demands FIR against 14 shelter homes named in TISS report

Congress leader Shaktisinh Gohil claimed that action had been taken only against one home shelter in Muzaffarpur, while the outrageous crime committed in remaining 14 have been conveniently ignored

Nitish Kumar recommends CBI inquiry into Muzaffarpur shelter home case; Opposition demands probe to be monitored by HC
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Nitish Kumar recommends CBI inquiry into Muzaffarpur shelter home case; Opposition demands probe to be monitored by HC

Opposition parties in the state, while demanding a CBI inquiry, had alleged that the state government was baulking at handing over the Muzaffarpur shelter home case to the central agency as it wanted to "shield" some of the key accused who were said to be close to the ruling dispensation.

TISS student protest: Assam leader Akhil Gogoi lends support to protesters, claims corporates are controlling education
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TISS student protest: Assam leader Akhil Gogoi lends support to protesters, claims corporates are controlling education

Peasant leader Akhil Gogoi on Wednesday threw his support behind the agitating students of Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) protesting against the withdrawal of scholarships.

TISS students' protests now reach power corridors in New Delhi against withdrawal of financial aid for SC/ST scholars
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TISS students' protests now reach power corridors in New Delhi against withdrawal of financial aid for SC/ST scholars

The Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) students and alumni staged a demonstration near the Human Resource Development Ministry against the withdrawal of scholarships for SC and ST scholars

TISS protest over cancellation of aid for SC, ST, OBC students enters 5th day: Students threaten to gherao Ramdas Athawale's home
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TISS protest over cancellation of aid for SC, ST, OBC students enters 5th day: Students threaten to gherao Ramdas Athawale's home

The protest at Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) entered the fifth day as students, who are agitating against withdrawal of financial aid given to Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (SC/ST) scholars at the institute, showed no signs to relent.

Ahead of Chhattisgarh polls, govt helps SC/STs denied caste certificates due to spelling mistakes avail benefits
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Ahead of Chhattisgarh polls, govt helps SC/STs denied caste certificates due to spelling mistakes avail benefits

This move by the Chhattisgarh government comes months ahead of Assembly elections, which are expected to be held towards the end of the year

TISS makes Aadhaar card mandatory, stops financial aid to students from backward classes
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TISS makes Aadhaar card mandatory, stops financial aid to students from backward classes

TISS announced that it will now be mandatory for students to furnish Aadhaar card details, adding that they will discontinue financial aid provided to students belonging to backward classes

Protests? No thanks: Tiss director urges students to refrain from anti-ABVP agitations
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Protests? No thanks: Tiss director urges students to refrain from anti-ABVP agitations

The 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.

Tribal schools of Maharashtra Part 2: Students stare at malnutrition due to poor food, filthy kitchens
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Tribal schools of Maharashtra Part 2: Students stare at malnutrition due to poor food, filthy kitchens

When 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.

Suicide watch: What counsellors who work on the front lines have to say
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Suicide watch: What counsellors who work on the front lines have to say

Mental health experts give an insight into the challenges they face when convincing those contemplating suicide that they have a reason to live.

Blocked in DU, documentary 'Muzaffarnagar Baaqi Hai' is a must watch
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Blocked in DU, documentary 'Muzaffarnagar Baaqi Hai' is a must watch

You should see Muzaffarnagar Baaqi Hai because it shows how politicians of all shapes, sizes and symbols manipulate and exploit their voters.