Jawaharlal Nehru University Jnu
India  /  Published 07.01.20

Hindu Raksha Dal claims responsibility for JNU attack

A fringe right-wing group, Hindu Raksha Dal, has purportedly taken responsibility for the attack on Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) students in a video posted on social media.The video, which was po...
By PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 06.01.20

Black day: BJP’s hill ally

The Gorkha National Liberation Front, an ally of the BJP, on Monday condemned the attack on students at Jawaharlal Nehru University in New Delhi and said all political parties and religions should uni...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 06.01.20

Fascist surgical strike on JNU: Mamata

Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday called the attack on students at the Jawaharlal Nehru University a “fascist surgical strike” and exhorted students to fight together to oust the Nar...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.01.20

‘They chased us with rods, beat us up’

Mahiya Badr, a girl from the steel city who studies MA at the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), Delhi, had taken part in a peaceful protest on campus against fee hike on Sunday. She ended up with a ...
By Antara Bose in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 06.01.20

Javadekar accuses Opposition of creating unrest

Condemning the attack on students and teachers at JNU, Union minister Prakash Javadekar slammed the Congress, AAP and the Left parties, accusing them of creating an atmosphere of unrest in the country...
By PTI in Amethi

India  /  Published 05.01.20

Teachers’ body blames JNU VC, seeks ouster

The teachers’ community on Sunday night blamed JNU vice-chancellor M. Jagadesh Kumar for the campus violence, which it said was an attempt to “terrorise the students”, and demanded his immediate...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 05.01.20

The gash deepens

Some 200 stick-wielding men led by ABVP members unleashed mayhem at JNU on Sunday evening, thrashing students who are opposing registrations for the next semester over a steep hostel fee hike and leav...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty and Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 01.02.19

What 'sedition' means in our time

Words, by their very nature, can be at once transparent and opaque. They may mean something quite different from what they appear to mean. The gap between the perceived meaning and the intended meanin...
By G.N. Devy in

India  /  Published 24.01.19

Campus call for law

Teachers and students on Thursday demanded an immediate law to bypass a Supreme Court judgment favouring department-wise implementation of teacher quotas at universities, which slashes reserved posts....
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 19.01.19

Court raps cops in JNU case

A Delhi court on Saturday pulled up the police for filing a sedition chargesheet against 10 people, including a few former JNU students, without the mandatory sanction for prosecution from the state h...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi


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