Parvathi Benu

Madras Christian College students protest after Mahima's death, demand sports class be made optional

Mahima collapsed and died on Monday, at around 5 pm after doing the mandatory jogging required in the college’s ‘Sports For All’ initiative.

11 Dec 2018

Campus Front of India leader quits condemning attack on SFI, says outfit wants more Abhimanyus

All the accused in the murder of SFI cadre Abhimanyu in Ernakulam Maharaja's College were the members of CFI and SDPI.

05 Dec 2018

INTERVIEW | Life is way better without Twitter, says JNU student leader Shehla Rashid

When the ex-JNUSU vice-president quit Twitter after a decade-long stint as an active Twitter user, some were happy and quite a few were sad. But why did she do it? Read here...

22 Nov 2018

Government school students in this Tamil Nadu village are learning programming courtesy Amazon

Here's how a coding class, part of an Amazon initiative, in the Government School in Puduvoyal is bringing kids to school in droves​.

19 Nov 2018

Paper crafts in a little nest

Grace and Mayudharan cut, fold and glue your best colourful memories 

03 May 2018

Bend it like Becks, sway like a dream

This initiative is roping kids into school through soccer and dance, finds Parvathi Benu

16 Oct 2016

Fashion studies move beyond the 'image' trap

Learning how to produce clothes is just the tip of the iceberg in the industry, says Pearl Academy’s new CEO to Parvathi Benu

10 Oct 2016