Banaras Hindu University Bhu
Jharkhand  /  Published 03.07.20

Premchand’s Nirmala in Santhali

A Sanskrit professor is using his time during the lockdown to translate a Hindi masterpiece into Santhali. Sunil Murmu (44), a professor with Singhbhum College, Chandil, has translated Premchand&rsqu...
By Antara Bose in Jamshedpur

Opinion  /  Published 28.12.19

Phantasmal parade at BHU

Ghosts do exist, albeit only in the mind. Few will deny that supernatural beings — benign or otherwise — are products of either the infirm or the fecund imagination. The father of modern psycholog...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 16.12.19

Students stand in solidarity

Unrest over the police crackdown in Delhi's Jamia Miiia Islamia rippled through the country on Monday with demonstrations in several campuses, including in Hyderabad, Lucknow, Mumbai and Kolkata.The m...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 15.12.19

‘Medieval’ tag on BHU bullies

Senior academics have condemned as “medieval” the way a group of students from Banaras Hindu University’s main Sanskrit faculty have succeeded in bullying the campus administration into removing...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 10.12.19

BHU professor Feroze Khan quits SVDV dept

BHU professor Feroze Khan has resigned from his post at the Sanskrit Vidya Dharma Vigyan (SVDV) department and joined the Arts faculty where he will teach Sanskrit, BHU sources said.Sanskrit Vidya Dha...
By The Telegraph and PTI in Varanasi

India  /  Published 09.12.19

BHU prof ‘attacked’ for backing Feroze

A Sanskrit professor at Banaras Hindu University has alleged he was attacked by a group of students on Monday afternoon because of his support for Muslim teacher Feroze Khan’s appointment to the dep...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Opinion  /  Published 28.11.19

Sanskrit is exclusive to no religion

The deplorable conduct of a section of students of the Banaras Hindu University agitating against the appointment of Feroze Khan as an assistant professor at the Sanskrit Vidya Dharma Vigyan comes acr...
By Argha Kr. Banerjee in

Opinion  /  Published 27.11.19

Gangetic dolphins stressed due to noise pollution

Sir — A new study has found that river dolphins are under a lot of stress because of the noise levels in rivers like the Ganga. The increasing river traffic, the continuous honking and other high-fr...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 24.11.19

Compromise hint on BHU teacher

Banaras Hindu University authorities have so far publicly stood by their Muslim Sanskrit teacher but sources suggested that plans were afoot to appease those protesting his appointment by shifting him...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 17.10.19

Need to rewrite India's history: Shah

Stressing on the need to rewrite history from India's point of view, Union home minister Amit Shah on Thursday said had it not been for Vinayak Damodar Savarkar, the First War of Independence in 1857 ...
By PTI in Varanasi


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