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JNU row


JNU forms panel to hear appeals of penalised students

June 16, 2016 6:36 pm

The VC has formed a committee to assist him in his capacity as the appellate authority to hear the appeals from students who had been found guilty, the official statement said.

JNU row: Ravi Shankar Prasad defends Centre's stand

June 16, 2016 3:25 pm

Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad's reaction came in the wake of the recent visit of JNU students' union president Kanhaiya Kumar to Kerala, where he criticised PM Modi.

JNU row: Delhi court seeks report from police on sedition cases against Kanhaiya, others

May 26, 2016 8:00 pm

The court's direction came while hearing a complaint filed by Delhi govt seeking prosecution of three news channels for allegedly showing "doctored" videos related to the Feb 9 event at JNU campus.

In the battle for academic freedom

May 18, 2016 12:01 am

M.L. Sondhi’s career trajectory is instructive. The political party must move out of the campus.

JNU February 9 event: Four videos ‘genuine’, says Gandhinagar lab report

May 17, 2016 3:15 am

Investigators had received these video clippings from security guards and students and most of them were recorded on mobile phones, said sources.

Delhi HC stays JNU action against students, they call off strike

May 14, 2016 2:00 am

“Since an appeal is continuation of the main proceedings and no date of hearing is fixed in the present appeals, this court is of the opinion that the petitioners cannot be condemned unheard” Justice Manmohan said.

JNU: Umar, Anirban challenge rustication, Delhi HC refuses to give interim relief

May 10, 2016 6:41 pm

Based on the findings of a high-level inquiry committee (HLEC), the University rusticated Umar Khalid for one semester and another student leader, Anirban Bhattacharya, till July 15.

On Day 8 of JNU hunger strike, ‘semi-conscious’ Kanhaiya hospitalised

May 06, 2016 3:00 am

While 19 students had gone on strike last Thursday, four of them ended their fast after their health deteriorated.

Kanhaiya, others reject JNU probe panel report; to go on hunger strike

April 26, 2016 8:34 pm

Kanhaiya, Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya were arrested on charges of sedition in February in connection with an event against hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru.

Kanhaiya Kumar to visit Pune on April 24

April 16, 2016 12:52 am

Kanhaiya will attend the Rohit Act and Samvidhan Parishad. He will also visit the Film and Television Institute of India.


JNU row: Umar Khalid, others back in campus

February 22, 2016 7:06 pm

Police had named five students, including Umar Khalid, Anirban Bhattacharya and Ashutosh, alleging they were part of an event against hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru during which anti-national slogans were allegedly raised.

So, what is 'nationalism'? Here's what Tagore, Einstein, Orwell, etc, had to say

February 22, 2016 6:42 pm

12 quotes on nationalism that are bound to make you think about which side of the 'anti-nationalism' debate are you on.

JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar sent to 14-day judicial custody

February 17, 2016 5:50 pm

JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar, arrested on sedition charges, was allegedly beaten up by lawyers on Wednesday while he was being produced at Patiala House court.


Kanhaiya Kumar Speech At JNU Campus

March 09, 2016 10:44 am

Raising 'anti-national' slogans is not Freedom of Speech: Amit Shah

February 24, 2016 12:43 pm

Bahraich (UP), Feb 24 (ANI): Addressing a rally in Uttar Pradesh's Bahraich, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Wednesday attacked the Congress for disrupting the Budget session over JNU row. He said the party should stop supporting 'anti-national' activities in the name of freedom of speech. Shah further asked the political parties sitting in Parliament that people who raise slogans like 'Bharat tere tukre honge', is freedom of speech or an act of sedition?

Tactics used to investigate JNU row are dynamic: Bassi

February 23, 2016 2:11 pm

New Delhi, Feb 23 (ANI): Talking about the ongoing JNU row, Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Tuesday said the circumstances have changed and "seditious" speeches had been delivered. Bassi said that he was confident of Delhi Police's tactics being used to investigate the matter are dynamic.

Budget Session: President Mukherjee leaves for Parliament

February 23, 2016 6:34 am

New Delhi, Feb 23 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday left his official residence to attend the Budget Session. Mukherjee will address both Houses on his government's plans, policies and vision for the year ahead. The Budget Session of Parliament is commencing today and is expected to have a stormy start over a host of issues, including the JNU row, Rohith Vemula suicide case and Pathankot terror attack.