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Post campus protests, FTII adopts tough measures, makes new students sign ‘decency’ affidavit

The Pune-based Film and Television Institute has adopted a slew of tough measures aimed at creating a peaceful environment for its students.

Jul 21, 2016, 07:18 AM IST

Dalit student suicide: FTII students sit on hunger strike

Expressing solidarity with students protesting over alleged suicide by a dalit scholar in Hyderabad, the students of FTII today sat on a day-long hunger strike outside the institute's gate here.

Jan 19, 2016, 14:36 PM IST

Students protest, violence, detention on Gajendra Chauhan's first day at FTII

Actor Gajendra Chauhan took charge as the chairman of the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) even as the students staged a massive protest against his appointment on Thursday.

Jan 07, 2016, 09:14 AM IST

Gajendra Chauhan to take charge as FTII chief tomorrow, students plan protest

As Gajendra Chauhan gets ready to take charge as Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) chairman on Thursday, its students are planning a protest at the campus in Pune. The actor and BJP member says he only wants to focus on doing his job.

Jan 06, 2016, 18:15 PM IST

FTII students stage protest at Jantar Mantar in Delhi

Students of the beleaguered FTII are staging a demonstration in the national capital on Monday to highlight their demands, mainly removal of actor and BJP member Gajendra Chauhan as the institute's

Aug 03, 2015, 15:31 PM IST

FTII students deserve chairman they can look up to: Ranbir Kapoor

Actor Ranbir Kapoor is the latest Bollywood celebrity to extend support to Film and Television Institute of India students who have raised their voice against the appointment of actor Gajendra Chauhan as new FTII chairman. He says the students' demand is legitimate as they want an "aspirational figure", who they can look up to.

Jul 08, 2015, 18:56 PM IST

Students' protest continues at FTII against new governing council chairman

The protest by students of Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune demanding the removal of TV actor and BJP member Gajendra Chauhan as the new chairman of the institute's governing council entered fourth day on Monday.

Jun 15, 2015, 09:59 AM IST