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1. n. a newspaper. What a rag! It’s only good for putting in the bottom of bird cages!
2. n. ugly or badly styled clothing; an ugly garment. I can’t wear that rag!
3. n. any clothing, even the best. (Always plural.) Man, I got some new rags that will knock your eyes out!
4. n. a sanitary napkin; a tampon. (For use in the menstrual cycle. Usually objectionable.) God, I’ve got to change this rag!
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The police, however, in this case as well maintain that it was not a case of ragging.
Online anti ragging affidavits can be downloaded by students from www.
The university, at the time of admissions asked all students to give an anti- ragging affidavit to the respective college and hostel.
Kachroo said the release of the accused months before they completed their prison term in March 2013 would be a big blow to the anti- ragging campaign.
Motorcycle patrolling will be carried out on the campus and our officials are also going to hold an awareness programme on anti- ragging measures.
Simple introduction with juniors is fine but so much of ragging is taking place.
The UGC appointed the Aman Satya Kachroo Trust, of which Rajender is the founding trustee, as the monitoring agency of the anti- ragging call centre for one year for a total cost of almost ` 51 lakh during its meeting held on May 22.
Meanwhile, college authorities that claimed to be in possession of video and other proofs of ragging, handed over the students to police at the Lanka Station.
Writer- director Manish Gupta, who scripted the Bollywood movie Sarkar and directed The Stoneman Murders ( 2009), has just completed his latest movie Hostel, which is based on various ragging incidents, including the Aman Kachroo ragging- death case.
Singh said the case has been registered under relevant sections of the anti-ragging ordnance brought by the state government in the wake of death of Aman Kachroo due to ragging in Dr Rajendra Prasad government Medical College Tanda in Kangra district in March.
A bright student, he died on March 8, 2009, hours after the ragging began.
Replying a short duration discussion on increasing incidents of ragging in the country in Rajya Sabha today Union Human Resource Minister Kapil Sibal said the policy of the government shall be zero tolerance for anti social activities like ragging.
The college's anti- ragging committee recommended the harshest punishment for ragging for Rajiv Kumar, a mathematics honours student, who had been suspended for assaulting a first year student of physics on the college campus about two months ago.
In a letter written to all the Governors and Lt Governors the President noted that, the perverse practice of ragging has not only become rampant in our educational institutions but also acquired hideous proportions costing the sanity of the institutions and life of some of the students.
RAMJAS College on Thursday suspended a BSc student for allegedly ragging his classmate earlier this month.