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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 President Arrested over Afzal Guru Incident, Why?

Finally, BJP has come down heavily on JNU campus which it was eyeing for long to crack down upon for its liberal debate and accommodation of all ideas. With the arrest of JNU Students’ Union President Kanhaiya Kumar on Friday, in an unprecedented manner on sedition charges, the government has proved once again that ABVP’s opponents will be squarely dealt ...

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