India  /  Published 13.11.20

Roy’s book too red for saffron

By M.R. Venkatesh in Chennai

India  /  Published 12.11.20

Tamil Nadu University removes book on Maoists

A state-run university in Tamil Nadu has removed noted writer Arundhati Roy's 'Walking with the Comrades,' book from the syllabus of MA English course following complaints, including from ...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in Chennai

India  /  Published 29.10.20

ABVP chief in fresh storm

The Union health ministry has appointed ABVP national president Subbiah Shanmugam to the board of the new AIIMS coming up near Madurai, prompting condemnation from Opposition MPs who have cited how he...
By M.R. Venkatesh in Chennai

India  /  Published 04.09.20

Odisha bins senate, eyes role in VC selection

The Odisha cabinet presided by chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday decided to abolish the senate system of universities and let the government play a major role in the selection process of vice...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 27.07.20

ABVP chief police complaint withdrawn

A Chennai-based stand-up comedian has withdrawn his police complaint against the national president of the RSS student arm, whom he had accused of urinating on his 62-year-old aunt’s doorstep an...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 26.07.20

ABVP: complaint raises a stink

The head of RSS student arm ABVP was accused in a police complaint of urinating outside an elderly widow’s flat to intimidate her but Chennai police registered an FIR only on Saturday, a fortnig...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 03.10.19

Jitendra Singh’s pitch amid protests in JNU

Union minister Jitendra Singh claimed there had been no violence in Kashmir since the removal of the state’s special status as students scuffled outside the venue in Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 14.02.20

JNU mob attack: no arrests yet

The Delhi police is yet to make any arrests in the JNU mob attack case. On January 5, a mob of masked individuals went on a rampage on the university campus. They attacked the Sabarmati Hostel and bea...
By in New Delhi

India  /  Published 15.11.18

DUSU president Baisoya resigns

Delhi University students’ union president Ankiv Baisoya resigned on Thursday amid allegations that his bachelor’s degree was fake and calls for him to step down.The RSS-backed ABVP suspended Bais...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 24.09.19

By 2050 the sea may have more plastic than fish

Sir — All life is believed to have evolved from the oceans, yet people show little concern about marine life. According to a study by the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, the dumping of plast...
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