girl students

Hyderabad St Francis College for Women drops ‘knee-length Kurtis only’ rule after students protest

Four-hour-long protest at St Francis College for Women leads to revocation of ‘knee-length kurti only’ dress code

published on : 17th September 2019

Policing young women and creating hostile spaces

The worrying part of this is the deeper questions its raises in terms of authoritarian practices in the administration of educational institutions, and the derogation of dignity it perpetuates.

published on : 17th September 2019

Odisha Government asks universities and colleges to include self-defence training for girl students

 The Odisha Government has asked all universities and colleges in the State to prepare an annual action plan to impart self defence training to girl students on their campuses.

published on : 3rd September 2019

150 girls’ hair cut to save water in Medak's Tribal Girls Gurukul School hostel

As the students said the teachers had their hair cut forcibly and without their consent, the teachers argued that the girls had to have haircuts as they had wounds on their scalps.

published on : 14th August 2019

Girl students of Kerala varsity to receive self-defence training

The union has decided to launch the training following demands from women students pertaining to their safety.

published on : 25th February 2019

Banaras Hindu University wardens recall horror of Saturday night: Girl students booted to the ground

The girls began their protests that very night, trying to draw the attention of the administration to the lack of street lights and CCTV cameras on the roads leading to the hostel.

published on : 26th September 2017