Hostel

  • Keanu Reeves to star in Eli Roth's psychosexual thriller 'Knock Knock' 07-04-2014 10:31 AM

    Los Angeles: Actor Keanu Reeves has joined the cast of Eli Roth's upcoming psychosexual thriller 'Knock Knock'. The actor will star in the lead role and he will also serve as executive producer on the project, which enters production later this month, reports digitalspy.co.uk. According to Deadline, filming on the...
  • Raman Singh government calls for regular inspection of girls' hostels 27-03-2014 03:26 PM

    Chhattisgarh government has directed for regular inspection of all residential schools and hostels for girls, in the view of cases of sexual exploitation of minor inmates coming to light from such places. In a circular to district collectors, Chief Secretary Vivek Dhand has said it is regrettable that even after...
  • Kashmiri student falls from hostel building, dies 14-03-2014 05:16 PM

    A 17-year-old Kashmiri student allegedly fell to death from his school hostel building under mysterious circumstances in Kavi Nagar area here. The student, identified as Mohammed Safi, was studying in Class 11 in Kendriya Vidyalaya in Kamla Nehru Nagar of Ghaziabad. His father, an Army man, lives with his family...
  • Husband of girls' hostel superintendent molests 2 inmates, wife hushes up case 10-03-2014 08:18 AM

    Superintendent of a girls' hostel in Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur district has been arrested in connection with alleged molestation of two minor inmates, police said on Sunday. The in-charge collector of the district Kartikeya Goel said that Neeta Nag, who is superintendent of the hostel located at Dhanora village has been detained,...
  • Andhra Pradesh: Tutor allegedly accused of raping 11 minor tribal girls 04-01-2014 03:01 PM

    Eleven minor tribal girls residing in a students' hostel run by an NGO in Nalgonda district of Andhra Pradesh, have alleged sexual assault by their tutor for the past five months, police said on Saturday. According to Nalgonda Superintendent of Police T Prabhakar Rao, a case was yesterday registered against...
  • 12 things only hostel life can teach you 29-12-2013 01:12 PM

    There are many things that you learn in school and college, but the true learning experience comes from leading a hostel life. Be it being on your own or meeting all kinds of people and learning to adjust with them, hostel life makes a huge contribution in bringing out the...
  • Sexual assault case: Asaram's Chhindwara hostel warden Shilpi's bail rejected 12-09-2013 05:47 PM

    Jodhpur: Self-styled godman Asaram's aide and Chhindwara hostel warden Shilpi's anticipatory bail plea has been rejected by Jodhpur sessions court on Thursday. She is believed to have played a crucial role in taking the girl who has accused Asaram of sexual assault from the hostel to Asaram's ashram, where the...
  • Sexual assault case: Asaram's Chhindwara hostel warden Shilpi denies knowing him 11-09-2013 02:41 PM

    Jodhpur: Self-styled godman Asaram's Chhindwara hostel warden Shilpi on Wednesday denied knowing him. She also moved Jodhpur sessions court for anticipatory bail. Police had claimed that Shilpi allegedly fed the victim stories about ghosts and spirits to lure her away. She has been absconding since August 29. Asaram, accused of...
  • West Siang: Hostel warden who raped girls for 3 years gets police remand 29-08-2013 02:15 PM

    The hostel warden-cum-teacher, who allegedly raped 14 minor girls of a private school, was on Thursday remanded to police custody while IGP Garima Gupta rushedto Likabali area in West Siang district following mounting tension in the area. Vipin Wisvan, who allegedly raped the girls for the past three years, was...
  • Arunachal Pradesh school hostel warden arrested for raping 14 girls 28-08-2013 12:54 PM

    A shocking case of rape of 14 minor girls allegedly by the hostel warden of a private school in Likabai in West Siang district of Arunachal Pradesh has come to light after a few students reported the matter to police. The rape of the girls in the age group of...
  • Govt to use CSR budgets to build student hostels in Naxal-hit areas 08-08-2013 10:08 PM

    Chhattisgarh government has planned to construct hostels for students in Naxal-affected areas through public-private-partnership (PPP) mode, using the Corporate Social Responsibility budgets of corporates. The hostels will be built using the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) funds of industries operating in Chhattisgarh, Scheduled Tribe/Scheduled Caste Development Minister Kedar Kashyap said in...
  • News briefs: Patna University extends hostel allotment date 03-08-2013 11:02 PM

    The final date of hostel allotment for the girls hostel of Patna University has been extended to August 24. The hostel rooms are still being allocated to the senior students. The first year students will be allotted hostel rooms after this. Rooms are allotted in Ganga Hostel, Mother Teresa Hostel,...
  • AMU withdraws 'unofficial' dress code diktat for hostel girls 27-07-2013 11:16 AM

    Aligarh: The Aligarh Muslim University on Saturday withdrew a decision on the dress code of hostel girls saying it was 'unofficial'. The provost of the girl's hostel, Dr Ghazala Parveen, had earlier issued a list of dos and don'ts for the girl students. The girls were asked to wear proper...
  • AMU withdraws 'advisory' on hostel girls' dress code 27-07-2013 10:56 AM

    Aligarh Muslim University on Saturday morning withdrew its 'advisory' on hostel girls wherein the residents of Abdullah Hallwere asked to wear decent looking dresses, both in and outside the campus. The prestigious university had issued a list of dos and donts to the 1300 girls residing in various hostels in...
  • Rajasthan: Owner of a girls hostel installs CCTVs near toilets, booked 08-06-2013 06:39 PM

    Bharatpur: The woman owner of the girls' hostel, where CCTV cameras were found installed near three toilets, has been booked and the building was sealed by police. Shalu Satija, aged around 30 years, was booked under section 354 of IPC (Assault or criminal force to woman with intent to outrage...
  • TN: Man arrested for obscene dance near college hostel 18-05-2013 08:33 PM

    Tuticorin: A 33-year old man was arrested on Saturday for alleged indecent and obscene acts near the government nursing college hostel. The accused had scaled the compound wall of the hostel and stripped himself before dancing, shocking the students, police said. He was arrested on a complaint by the Resident...
  • Jaipur: School warden threatened me, says teen 30-04-2013 07:59 AM

    Jaipur: A 35-year-old hostel warden in a Jaipur school for visually impaired children has been accused of seeking sexual favours from a 15-year-old student. He has also been accused of harassing the girl who is the daughter of the school's sanitation worker and threatening her with expulsion. While school authorities...
  • AP: Government to implement sub-plan for SCs and STs 22-04-2013 02:55 AM

    Rajahmundry: Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Sunday night said Rs 1,000 crore and Rs 400 crore will be spent this year for infrastructure and water works in localities were SCs and STs stay. He also announced that in order to provide better education facilities for students completing...
  • SRPF personnel makes obscene gestures at girls, arrested 25-03-2013 01:35 PM

    Nashik: An SRPF personnel was arrested for allegedly making obscene gestures at girls residing in a hostel in Dhule district, police said on Monday. Bhooshan Phulpagare (29), a personnel with the State Reserve Police Force (SRPF), made some vulgar gestures at girls staying in a government tribal hostel at Devpur...
  • Fear grips students at Kerala University 02-12-2011 09:23 AM

    THIRUVANANTHAPURAM:Roofs that fall apart, stairs that shake under ones feet, rooms that turn pools of water during rains and unusable toilets - these are a few in the long list of problems faced by the postgraduate students and research scholars of Kerala University, who are living in the hostels at...
  • Rainbow bookshelf: The queer story, now in print 01-12-2011 03:08 PM

    New Delhi: Boy meets girl, they fall in love, get married and live happily ever after. The end. But for queers, the story doesn't end there. It merely kicks off the internal questions and turmoil before they secretly alter the gender of one of the characters in their mind to...
  • UoH proposes 250% hike in hostel fees 17-11-2011 08:52 AM

    HYDERABAD: The University of Hyderabad in a sudden move has proposed to increase hostel fees paid by students by about 250 per cent. The budget proposed at the 67th Academic Council meeting on Wednesday included proposals for the increase in order to mobilise more internal resources. The move comes after...
  • IBN impact: Blind students may get hostel back 01-09-2010 12:20 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi government has finally written to the Delhi Development Authority (DDA), requesting them to hand over the building to the 30 blind students, who were illegally evicted from the house last month. Two weeks ago, CNN-IBN reported about a group of blind students, who were evicted for...
  • Ghaziabad student kills self after being ragged 18-08-2010 07:47 AM

    Ghaziabad: A 19-year-old first year student of an engineering college near Ghaziabad allegedly committed suicide by jumping off the roof of his hostel building. The student's family suspects it was fallout of ragging. Abhishek, who hailed from Ranchi in Jharkhand, was a student of SRM Institute of Engineering and Management....