Ragging

  • Seniors at Kirori Mal College locked me in a room, used foul language; it was an emotional torture, says popular singer Sanam Puri 2 days ago

    My first interaction with Sanam Puri was a lot like his music. Fun and unforgettable. And because he hasn't learnt the ropes of how to speak only 'appropriate' things while being interviewed, the discussion gets more enjoyable. From being ragged in Delhi University to his inability to use cuss words,...
  • West Bengal: 3 Visva-Bharati University students arrested for ragging August 30, 2014

    Three days after a student complained of being stripped and ragged in Visva-Bharati University in West Bengal, police on Saturday arrested three students in the case. ...
  • Visva-Bharati ragging: Accused students arrested August 30, 2014

    Shantiniketan: All three students, accused of ragging and sexually harassing a girl student in the prestigious Visva-Bharati University, were on Saturday arrested by the West Bengal police. The accused were absconding ever since the incident came to light. The university had registered a complaint with the police earlier in the day. The...
  • College student dies due to alleged ragging, 2 students booked August 30, 2014

    Hamirpur (HP): A college student was found hanging from the ceiling of his hostel room and his father alleged that his son was ragged and forced to commit suicide, police said on Saturday. Amit Kumar (18), a first-year student of a local private college, was found dead in the room on...
  • Visva-Bharati University suspends four students for stripping, photographing junior August 30, 2014

    Shantiniketan: The prestigious Visva Bharati University in West Bengal has suspended four of its students after a girl student alleged that her seniors ragged and stripped her. The Visva Bharati university authorities today lodged a police complaint against four persons, including three students, in connection with the alleged sexual harassment of...
  • Another incident of ragging surfaces in Gwalior's Scindia School August 30, 2014

    Gwalior: In wake of the ragging of a Class IX student in Gwalior's renowned Scindia School, another such incident has surfaced in the educational institution. This case dates back to 2012. The victim's parents allege that the school authorities and police ignored their complaint and as a result they were...
  • WB girl ragging case: Visva-Bharati University lodges complaint with police August 30, 2014

    Kolkata: A day after the alleged ragging of a girl student was reported from the prestigious Visva-Bharati University in West Bengal's Shantiniketan, authorities on Saturday lodges a complaint with the police. The girl, a first year Arts student from Sikkim, has accused three students of stripping her. One of the...
  • WB girl ragging: University dismisses father's claims that he was asked to shut the case August 30, 2014

    Kolkata: A day after the alleged ragging of a girl student was reported from the prestigious Visva-Bharati University in West Bengal's Shantiniketan, the college authorities on Saturday dismissed the girl's father's charges of asking him not to approach the police. The college authorities have dismissed the charges saying that the offenders...
  • Ragging at Visva-Bharati University; girl stripped, photographed by male seniors August 29, 2014

    Shantiniketan: In a disturbing incident, a girl student of the prestigious Visva-Bharati University in West Bengal's Shantiniketan has alleged ragging by her seniors. The girl, a first year Arts student from Sikkim, has accused three students of stripping her. One of the accused is a second year student, while the other...
  • Another ragging case in Scindia School in Gwalior, parent says son was forced to watch porn August 28, 2014

    Bhopal: There has been another allegation of ragging from the Scindia School in Gwalior. The parent of a Class 8 student from Bareilly has alleged that he wants to withdraw his son from the school due to ragging. The parent in an email has alleged that his son was mentally tortured...
  • Have the authorities ailed to tackle the menace of bullying in schools? August 26, 2014

    The Class IX student who was found lying in a sub-conscious state in his hostel room in a prestigious boarding school, was ragged by his seniors, confirmed a report by the Sub-Divisional Magistrate. ...
  • Scindia School ragging case: 3 students released on bail August 26, 2014

    Three senior students of Scindia School in Gwalior district of Madhya Pradesh have been rusticated in the alleged ragging of a class IX student. A house master and assistant house Master, accused of negligence, have been arrested. The students were also arrested but were later released on bail. The student,...
  • Scindia school ragging: Three accused students expelled, house masters arrested August 26, 2014

    Gwalior: The three students who allegedly ragged a Class IX student, eventually landing him in a hospital, have been expelled by the school administration. The two house masters who also have an alleged role in the incident have been arrested by the police. A statement from the Scindia School in...
  • Scindia school ragging: Case registered against three students, house masters August 26, 2014

    Gwalior: After the SDM confirmed ragging of a Class IX student in the prestigious Scindia School in Gwalior, police have registered a case against three of his seniors and two assistant house masters. On Monday, the Sub Divisional Magistrate submitted a report which confirmed that the student, son of a Bihar...
  • Gwalior: Bihar Minister's son was ragged, confirms SDM report August 25, 2014

    Gwalior: The Class IX student who was found lying in a sub-conscious state in his hostel room in a prestigious boarding school, was ragged by his seniors, confirmed a report by the Sub-Divisional Magistrate. The SDM report also claims that a confrontation over some photographs on a social networking...
  • Child panel asks Gwalior DM to file report into alleged ragging at Scindia School August 24, 2014

    Gwalior: Madhya Pradesh State Commission for Protection of Child Rights has sent a notice to Scindia School in Gwalior district after an alleged incident of ragging landed a class IX student in ICU. The commisison has also asked the Gwalior District Magistrate to file a report on the matter. Meanwhile,...
  • Scindia School sets up panel to probe alleged ragging of Bihar Minister's son August 24, 2014

    Gwalior: The Scindia School management on Saturday issued a statement expressing their grief and shock over the incident where a student was found unconscious in the dormitory on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 around 9PM. "The cause of the incident is being investigated by a special committee set up by the...
  • Gwalior: Probe team reaches Scindia School after alleged ragging of class IX student August 24, 2014

    Gwalior: A probe team has now reached Scindia School in Gwalior district of Madhya Pradesh after a class IX student was allegedly ragged. The student, son of a Bihar minister, has been battling for his life in a Delhi hospital ans is still on a life support system. The family...
  • Gwalior: DM orders inquiry into alleged ragging of Bihar minister's son at Scindia School August 23, 2014

    New Delhi: The Gwalior District Magistrate has ordered an inquiry into the allegations of ragging of a Bihar minister's son in one of India's top boarding school- the Scindia school after the Class IX student was admitted to hospital in a critical condition. Meanwhile, a forensic team has reached the school...
  • Bihar minister's son hospitalised after alleged ragging in school August 22, 2014

    New Delhi: A Bihar minister's son was admitted to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) in a Delhi hospital on Friday. The minister suspects that his son, a Class 9 student at Scindia School in Gwalior, was ragged. The Gwalior police have registered a suo motu case. A forensic team will be...
  • Chennai: Medical student found dead; senior girl student arrested June 24, 2014

    Chennai: A second-year paramedical girl student of a private medical college in Chennai was found dead in her hostel room under mysterious circumstances and a senior student has been arrested in connection with the case, police said on Tuesday. The body of the 19-year-old girl was found last night and a...
  • Gujarat: Case registered against MBBS students for alleged ragging March 12, 2014

    Ahmedabad: The police have registered a case of ragging against seven senior MBBS students of Darpur Medical College in Patan, north Gujarat for allegedly ragging their juniors. The seniors allegedly asked five to seven juniors (all boys) to take off their shirts and trousers and dance to music that was...
  • Student from Britain ragged in Bengal, two arrested October 8, 2013

    Kolkata: Two senior students of a hotel management institute in Kolkata were arrested on Tuesday following a complaint of ragging by a student from Britain, police said. Ricky Das, a first year student of International Institute of Hotel Management at Salt Lake on the outskirts of the city, on Thursday filed...
  • Bangalore college student alleges ragging, college suspends him September 26, 2013

    Bangalore: Ragging has reared its ugly head once again and this time it is in tech hub Bangalore. A first year B.Com student has lodged a police complaint after allegedly being beaten up and attacked with weapons by four of his seniors at the prominent Dayanand Sagar college in south...
  • Kolkata: Christ Church school to re-open on Friday September 26, 2013

    Kolkata: The Christ Church School in Kolkata's Dum Dum will reopen on Friday after 15 days of closure. The decision was taken at a meeting of the governing body held in school on Thursday, which was attended by the Arch Bishop of Kolkata Diocese. The principal of the school, Helen Sirkar...
  • Jadavpur University students free Vice Chancellor after 50-hours of gherao September 20, 2013

    The Vice-Chancellor, pro Vice-Chancellor and registrar of Jadavpur University were freed by the Students on Friday after 50-hours of gherao. The students were protesting against the suspension of two engineering students on the charges of ragging. The students were demanding that the punishment meted out to the two students be...
  • Students continue to gherao Jadavpur University VC, pro-VC as protests continue September 20, 2013

    The Vice-Chancellor, Pro- Vice-Chancellor and Registrar of Jadavpur University continued to be under gherao for the third day on Friday by a section of engineering faculty students demanding withdrawal of suspension order of two students on charges of ragging. University authorities told PTI that VC Souvik Bhattacharya and pro-VC Siddhartha Dutta...
  • Police visit home of minor girl who died after ragging September 17, 2013

    A police team on Tuesday visited the home of the minor girl who died after being ragged by some school seniors, while two of those arrested for vandalising the institution in the aftermath of her death were released on bail. Forensic officials examined the ransacked Christ Church School building in Dum...
  • 10 engineering students booked for ragging fresher September 13, 2013

    As many as 10 engineering students have been booked for ragging a first-year student, officials said on Friday. The case was lodged nearly a week after engineering student Raj Aryan left the engineering college in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district following harassment and physical abuse in the guise of ragging by seniors, officials...
  • Parents ransack school after class 5 student dies September 12, 2013

    Kolkata: Hundreds of parents ransacked the Christ Church School in Kolkata on Thursday where an 11-year-old had died under mysterious circumstances. The parents demanded immediate identification of the senior students who allegedly bullied the victim, a student of class 5, last week and locked her up inside a toilet. The class...