Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022

Tata Institute of Social Sciences


TISS needs someone with more courage and energy, says its director

June 23, 2015 12:41 am

Prof S Parasuraman says he won’t seek third term; review committee to submit report by June end asking for appointment of new candidate.

Maharashtra East: ‘46% don’t go to pre-school, just 23% get higher education’

May 01, 2015 3:34 am

Nearly 30 per cent women in the ward are illiterate, which is twice the city’s average.

TISS director: I haven’t resigned, I remain in office

April 22, 2015 1:11 am

Denies reports, says he thought of the move over delay in submitting a review report.

Time to bring informal sector into formal set-up: CM

February 26, 2015 3:11 am

Fadnavis said that the time has come to change labour laws in order to bring the informal sector into the formal set-up.

BMC mulls award for best councillor

September 27, 2012 1:17 am

In an effort to extol the virtue of ‘actions speak louder than words’,the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation is now mulling an award for the best municipal councillor.

Erosion hits a fourth of India’s coastline: study

September 26, 2012 2:38 am

Over 40 per cent of Maharashtra’s coastline,89 per cent of Karnataka’s,all of Lakshadweep’s and 83.9 per cent of Kerala’s have been affected by erosion,according to an analysis that concludes that developments across India’s coastline are not sustainable.

TISS initiative tries to explain juvenile justice system

September 03, 2012 2:54 am

Can the police detain my child (a juvenile in conflict with law) in lock-up?

TISS to fund,mentor entrepreneurship students

August 24, 2012 4:08 am

The social entrepreneurship students of the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS),keen on starting their venture at a time when the economy is volatile,now have a back-up.

Tata Institute graduates to take rural route

August 17, 2012 3:21 am

Instead of a comfortable corporate job,Pragya Mishra opted to work in a Chhattisgarh village creating alternative livelihoods for a population that is 90% tribal.

Two years on,TISS study gets Rs 40 lakh

July 29, 2012 2:36 am

Nearly a year after the Tata Institute of Social Sciences made a slew of recommendations to prevent students from committing suicide and two years after commissioning the research study on ‘Student suicide in Maharashtra: remedies and suggestions’,the state government finally seems to have woken up.