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JNU Admn Cracks on Kanhaiya Kumar Stalling Registration for Monsoon Semester

JNU Row

JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar and 20 other students including Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya, who were arrested under sedition charges have been successfully blocked them from registering for the next academic semester by the Registrar Pramod Kumar who has issued a diktum stating: “The registration of the following students should be blocked till further notice.” While media queries elicited no ...

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Is CBI Planning the 2nd Crackdown on JNU Now?

Almost four months after the February 9 crackdown on JNU campus in Delhi, the central investigating agency CBI has given a certification that the so-called footage of Zee News videos are genuine, perhaps indicating another series of crackdown on the campus now with the new evidence, allegged JNU teacher Kamal Mitra Chenoy. “This is after a magisterial inquiry by the ...

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Will Bassi in UPSC Halt JNU Lead in UPSC Exams?

With ex-Delhi Police chief B.S. Bassi becoming a member of UPSC for five years, JNU students will have a tough time entering and rather topping the UPSC recruitments for IAS and other central services exams as was the trend for over three decades. The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts the civil services examination to select IAS, IPS and other central ...

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Pune Police Ask Organisers of Kanhaiya Kumar’s Meet to be Fool-proof on Structure, Capacity

When JNUSU leader Kanhaiya Kumar was invited by Progressive Students Youth Action Committee, their application for permission from the Pune Police came with pre-conditions such as structural safety and seating capacity as his Nagpur event was packed beyond its capacity. Pune police said the permission will be denied for April 24 event unless a fire and structural safety audit of ...

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10 Quotable Quotes of Kanhaiya Kumar in Nagpur, RSS Headquarters

In his second-famous speech after the famous JNU Homecoming speech, JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar made RSS his target when he ciriticised several policies being pursued by the Sanghi people in the country. Here are some quotable quotes which will make people stand up and think: — “Nagpur is Deekshaboomi, not Sanghbhoomi. It belongs to Ambedkar, not Golwalkar.” — “Modi is ...

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HCU Students Ransack VC Residence Seeking His Arrest in Rohith Vemula Suicide Case

The genesis of current student protests, Hyderabad Central University, is back under focus with the Vice Chancellor resuming charge after almost two months of leave following Dalit student Rohith Vemula’s suicide on the campus after his diktats of rustication on the campus. A group of enraged students this morning entered the official residence of Hyderabad Central University (HCU) vice-chancellor Appa ...

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New Posters, Splinter Groups Target JNU’s Kanhaiya Kumar, Umar Khalid, Anirban

With one arrested in threatening posters case, another appeared in Delhi sending relentless death threats to JNU student leader Kanhaiya Kumar, pointing at a move to keep the emerging leader under constant pressure not to seek out any political career. This time the poster not only threatened Kanhaiya Kumar but also Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya, who are facing charge ...

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Nayanatara Sahgal Strongly Defends Kanhaiya Kumar, Says ‘Let’s Speak Out’ Freely

Nehru’s niece and writer Nayantara Sahgal has come out strongly supporting JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar as a befitting match against Prime Minister Narendra Modi in voicing the country’s feelings against the current government and its style of governance. Sahgal said the speech given by Kanhaiya Kumar after his release is electrifying for the entire nation and representing many voices of ...

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Move Over JNU, IIMC Under Scanner Now?

The country’s premier journalism institute which shares land next to JNU could not remain aloof from the politics and its senior faculty member Amit Sengupta on Thursday resigned when he was transferred to its Dhenkanal campus in Odisha, citing harassment though I&B Ministry denied it. Sengupta, an Associate Professor in English Journalism, alleged conspiracy against him for extending support to ...

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