Jawaharlal Nehru
Books  /  Published 14.11.19

‘Jawahar will be my successor’: Mahatma Gandhi

The background of this speech is the CWC resolution passed in its meeting on 30 December, 1941. The British government had announced India’s participation in World War II, without consulting the Ind...
By M K Gandhi, an extract from the book 'Who is Bharat Mata?' in

India  /  Published 13.11.19

JNU offers partial ‘rollback’

Jawaharlal Nehru University authorities on Wednesday announced a partial “rollback” of a hostel fee hike that has roiled the campus for a fortnight now but the agitating students remained dissatis...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 09.12.18

Eminence tag new list lifts eyebrows

The 19 universities recommended for Institutions of Eminence status by a government-appointed committee on Friday had not been selected by the same panel six months ago and they had not made fresh sub...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.11.19

Kanhaiya refuses to blame cops or lawyers

CPI leader Kanhaiya Kumar on Wednesday blamed politics for the apparent collapse of law and order in Delhi where courts are on strike and police officers laid siege to their headquarters after clashes...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 05.11.19

Forgot 2016? ‘Poetic justice’

Jawaharlal Nehru University teachers are struck by the irony of the protest by Delhi police personnel on Tuesday.Three years ago, some of the teachers were among those who were beaten and heckled at t...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi


India  /  Published 25.11.18

JNU faculty attendance

Jawaharlal Nehru University on Sunday said that leave was being denied to “only those faculty members who are defying the rules of the varsity and that of the UGC”. The clarification came after ma...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 21.11.18

Man throws ink at Kanhaiya and Jignesh

Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani and former JNU students union leader Kanhaiya Kumar had ink thrown at them as people elsewhere burnt their effigies in Gwalior on Monday, police said.The two were in Gwalior...
By PTI in Gwalior

India  /  Published 11.06.20

JNU basher's virtual date

An upcoming webinar by a retired general known for outbursts on news channels, often against JNU and human rights advocates, has dismayed students and teachers of the university's history department i...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 05.03.20

Calcutta's help for Delhi victims

Calcuttans from various quarters have been chipping in to help victims of the Delhi riots.A team of volunteers, including a young doctor, took Tuesday evening’s Rajdhani from Sealdah to Delhi. They ...
By Debraj Mitra and Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

India  /  Published 14.05.19

Jobless with a job in Delhi

By 11am last Wednesday, Salim had collected all the household trash littering the lanes in the central Delhi neighbourhood of Regar Pura and dumped it in the local garbage yard.If he were a regular ci...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi


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