Author Archives: Sourya Banerjee

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The LAW Learners Constitutional Amendment Writing Competition 2019 |Application Deadline:14th February|

  The LAW Learners announces its flagship Event, TLL 2nd Constitutional Amendment Writing Competition 2019.  It runs on a very simple proposition - If you were the Parliament of India, what Constitutional Amendment…
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Centre for Civil Society 2 Day Certificate Course on Law & Policy on 26-27th Jan at Delhi & Mumbai |Application Deadline 22nd Jan|

The Republic Day marks the day when the Constitution came into effect. Today, the Constitution is often used as an instrument for progressive change or seen as an aspirational document…
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National News

Thousands of transgender people protest against the Transgender Rights Bill and Trafficking Bill at New Delhi

On the 28th of December, 2018, thousands of transgender, intersex and gender non-confirming people and their allies came together in New Delhi at Parliament street on Friday morning to protest…
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Trans “Right” Bill passed in Lok Sabha despite flaws and opposition; Transgender Community protests.

The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2018 was heralded as another example of how despite its seemingly good intentions, it avoids engaging with the actual stakeholders who are impacted by the law,…
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Editors Pick

TISS Hyderabad BA Students declare indefinite boycott against Management shut down of BA course and Hostels

The students of Tata Institute of Social Science, Hyderabad, have boycotted their classes and organised a sit-in protest in front of the SR Sankaran Block, from November 10 condemning the…
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TISS Hyderabad discontinues the BA Social Science course and makes it a Non-Residential Campus, B.A Student Collective calls for a protest on 10th December

Despite being one of the few government-funded undergraduate programmes offering quality social sciences education with an interdisciplinary approach, the Tata Institute of Social Science (TISS), Hyderabad, had recently decided to…
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