Social Behaviour
News  /  Published 20.08.22

Plea to Bratya Basu to intervene in St Xavier’s University episode

Varsity campaign initiator writes to state education minister seeking inquiry into the matter and suitable action ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

News  /  Published 19.08.22

Kolkata students encouraged to focus on LGBT rights

Group of pupils make films on how the people of the community are often ridiculed and bullied because of their gender identity...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar

News  /  Published 19.08.22

Ex-teacher claims she was ‘indeed forced to quit’ St Xavier’s University

Vice-chancellor Father Felix Raj’s denial over incident contested...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

News  /  Published 18.08.22

St Xavier’s University head denies former teacher’s allegation

No one was forced to quit, says vice-chancellor Father Felix Raj ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury

News  /  Published 13.08.22

Support grows for former St Xavier’s varsity teacher

Online campaign strikes a chord...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

News  /  Published 13.08.22

Unthinkable, misogynistic: Academic veterans frown upon St Xavier’s University episode

I consider this the worst form of sexual harassment & illegal intrusion into the privacy of a woman, says JU emeritus prof Supriya Chaudhuri...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

News  /  Published 12.08.22

Teachers in Kolkata speak up for personal space

In light of the St Xavier’s University episode, The Telegraph spoke to teaching professionals to find out how they reacted to the incident...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

News  /  Published 19.02.22

Pandemic impacts social skills of Kolkata students, quieter classes spark worry

Teachers and counsellors hope this would pass soon but being patient with the kids and keep vigil on their behaviour...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata


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