St Thomas Central School

Students expelled for hugging: St Thomas School willing to relook boy’s expulsion

In an apparent climbdown, the management of St Thomas Central School has decided to “have a re-look” at its decision to expel a Class XII male student for hugging a junior girl

published on : 22nd December 2017

Suspended for hugging, Kerala student plans to appeal against HC order

A 12th standard student, who was suspended by his school for hugging a girl, is planning to appeal against a high court order upholding the suspension as he hopes to appear for his board exams.

published on : 20th December 2017

Kerala HC ratifies suspension of students for hugging

The Kerala High Court has upheld the decision of the St Thomas Central School, expelling and suspending the students for hugging in the school and uploading their photos on Instagram.

published on : 19th December 2017

Hugging row: Is liberal Kerala hurtling back to the dark ages

When a boy hugging a girl is all it takes for a school to kick them out, alarm bells should start ringing. Sadly, the episode at St Thomas Central School is no isolated incident.

published on : 19th December 2017