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JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar Visits Rahul Gandhi, Thanksgiving Show?

In a show of thanksgiving, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) students’ union President Kanhaiya Kumar visited Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday, three days after he met Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday. When Kanhaiya Kumar was abruptly arrested by overzealous Delhi Police on Februay 9 that too after slapping colonial period’s draconian sedition charges, the shocked campus was visited by Rahul ...

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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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Human Rights Watch Asks India to Stop Persecution of Kanhaiya Kumar

Human Rights Watch, a global human rights body on Friday asked India to stop persecution of peaceful activists, including JNU Students’ Union president Kanhaiya Kumar, with sedition under IPC 124 (a) that may attract three to life-term imprisonment, if convicted. “The BJP government seems eager to punish peaceful speech but less willing to investigate supporters who commit violence in the ...

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JNUSU Elections: BJP Makes Inroads, AISF Bags President’s Post, Left Upbeat

The fight for the Jawaharlal Nehru University Students’ Union (JNUSU) this year was so intense that mere 27 to 67 votes have decided the fate of ideologically aligned student wings of the Left parties or the BJP. While BJP being the ruling party at the Centre, its emergence in Delhi University as the victorious group was foregone but what happened ...

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