Thousands of students march in Delhi against the attacks on education, democracy & social justice; For a pro-student, pro-people NEP
Thousands of students from across the country marched today in Delhi against the attacks on education, democracy and social justice; for a pro-student, pro-people NEP. We have witnessed an unrelenting authoritarian assault on campuses and students in the past couple of years in the wake of the imposition of RSS’ agenda of Hindutva. This has also been the period of growing struggles and resistance, with student movement emerging as a catalyst in the fight against authoritarianism. However, what has gone largely unnoticed is the increasing economic attack on students. Successive central go…

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Protest Day – “SPEAK UP IF IT IS NOT SAFE”
Democratic Youth Federation of India, DYFI has launched a campaign for security of women working in the IT sector. This campaign was launched against the brutal murdered of Rasila Raju OP, software professional. She was murdered inside the Infosys office in Pune on January 29th. The incident has once again brought to public attention the sad state of women's safety in the information technology and BPO sector.
 
DYFI is observing 22nd February as PROTEST DAY – “SPEAK UP IF IT IS NOT SAFE”. The Central Executive Committee of SFI extends its solidarity with the ongoing st…

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Central Executive Committee of SFI welcomes the verdict of Supreme Court in the PIL filed by us in 2014 on the issue of the mushrooming of ‘unrecognized’ private engineering and medical private coaching centres in violation of Right to Education (RTE) guidelines. The Supreme Court of India directed the Central Government to put private engineering and medical entrance coaching centres on strict restrictions. The Court has also observed that considering entrance tests as the sole criterion for admissions is primarily faulty. Court has directed the central government to put in a stru…

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Union Budget: An Exercise in Self-deception! Absolute lack of commitment towards the Students and Youth of the country!
 
This year’s union budget has been presented in the backdrop of intensified economic crisis due to the disastrous demonetization, which was nothing but a ploy increase the liquidity in the banks that were on the brink of collapse due to the massively piled NPAs by the big businesses. However, finance minister in his budget has refused to even acknowledge the people’s woes caused by demonetization. Government claims that demonetization will have only short term impact and in the long run it will lead to ‘big, cleaner and real’ GDP. There is no economic rationale be…

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