As TN uni drops 'Walking with the Comrades' on ABVP plaint, why Arundhati Roy's 2011 book is a must-read
In Walking with the Comrades, Arundhati Roy blends reportage with her signature polemic style to indict the Indian state for crimes against some of its most vulnerable citizens, the adivasis living in the forests of Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Andhra Pradesh, Orissa and so on.
Narendra Modi unveils Vivekananda statue at JNU amid student protests, says 'ideology should not override national interest'
JNU students flashed posters of 'Modi go back' and 'we want answers' ahead of the unveiling of the statue by the prime minister at the varsity's north gate
The book, Walking with the Comrades, was removed from the varsity's syllabus as it featured the author's visit to Maoist hideouts, which the ABVP said was an 'anti-national subject'
ABVP member accused of harassing elderly woman appointed to AIIMS Madurai panel; Opposition slams move
The Opposition also questioned as to why not a single MP was appointed to the board of All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Madurai. A Congress MP also wrote to the Centre seeking revocation of Dr Shanmugam Subbiah's appointment
Chennai Police files FIR against ABVP national president for 'harassing' elderly woman over parking dispute
However, the ABVP has claimed that the complaint has been withdrawn and the 'misunderstandings' have been cleared.
JNU violence: Four months on, police yet to take action, students still fearful and Right, Left continue blame game
A masked mob had attacked students and teachers in JNU on 5 January, but the Delhi Police has yet to take any action in the case
JNU approves recommendations made by its schools and centers on mode of examination; online tests possible if consensus reached
The Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) has approved recommendations of its deans of schools and chairpersons of special centres on conducting examinations in view of the coronavirus lockdown.
Chhattisgarh govt school students take part in pro-CAA rally organised by ABVP; probe ordered, show-cause notice sent to principal
Students of a government school took part in a rally organised by the ABVP in support of CAA, NRC in Rajnandgaon district of the Congress-ruled Chhattisgarh
JP Nadda appoints K Surendran as Kerala BJP chief; Vishnu Dutt Sharma made in-charge of MP, Dal Bahadur Chauhan gets Sikkim
Vishnu Dutt Sharma, who was the national general secretary of the ABVP, had joined the BJP in 2013
Delhi Police arrests ex-ABVP member for sexually harassing JNU student on campus; accused never joined us, says right-wing outfit
The Delhi Police has arrested a JNU student for allegedly sexually harassing a female student inside the varsity campus
Month on since JNU attack, Delhi Police yet to nab perpetrators: Testimonies call assault predetermined, 'impossible' without complicity of insiders, admin, cops
At the time when the masked goons had highjacked JNU campus, Delhi Police were busy filing an FIR against JNUSU president Aishe Ghosh, who, hours before, had her head split in the attack, and was later treated with 16 stitches.
JP Nadda, soft-spoken strategist with decades of organisational experience, to helm BJP through electoral challenges
JP Nadda takes over at a time when the BJP is witnessing vigorous challenge from a united Opposition in Assembly elections amid signs that it needs to rejig its electoral strategy
Ready to join probe by Delhi Police in connection to 5 January violence in JNU, says ABVP member Komal Sharma
ABVP member Komal Sharma, who has been called for questioning by the Delhi Police in connection with the 5 January violence on the JNU campus here, wrote to the head of the investigation team, saying she was ready to join the probe
JNU violence: Delhi HC asks WhatsApp, Google to give information sought by police, orders university to submit CCTV footage of incident
The Delhi High Court on Tuesday asked WhatsApp and Google to preserve and provide information related to the JNU violence to police
Delhi Police to question two suspects in JNU violence case today; forensic officials to collect evidence from university campus
The Delhi Police's Crime Branch, which is probing the JNU violence case, on Tuesday will question two suspects and some who were injured in the attack by a masked mob on 5 January, officials said
JNU violence: Delhi Police identifies masked woman in video as DU student; asks 49 students, including JNUSU chief Aishe Ghosh, to join probe
The Special Investigation Team set up by Delhi Police Crime Branch, which is looking into the violence carried out on 5 January inside Jawaharlal Nehru University campus on Monday identified a masked woman as a Delhi University student
Congress backed NSUI, IYC fail to capitalise as Left steers youth surge against CAA-NRC through SFI, AISA across campuses
NSUI was hardly visible and failed to drive this movement by the students, not just in Delhi but even in the Congress-ruled states like Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh or Rajasthan.
JNU attack 'State-sponsored,' Vice Chancellor M Jagadesh Kumar must be dismissed, says Congress fact-finding committee
Sushmita Dev, member of the committee, said it recommended that M Jagadesh Kumar be dismissed immediately and all appointments in faculty should be probed and an independent inquiry should take place.
JNU violence updates: ABVP claims two of its activists named as suspects by Delhi Police not involved in 5 Jan attack
JNU violence LIVE updates: The RSS-affiliated ABVP on Friday claimed that two of its activists — Vikas Patel and Yogendra Bharadwaj — whose names were mentioned by Delhi Police as suspects in the JNU violence case, were not involved in the 5 January attack in the campus and it will share evidence to that effect with the police
NSUI trounces ABVP in student union elections at Varanasi's Sampurnanand Sanskrit University, wins all four seats
The Congress' NSUI has swept the student union polls in Sampurnanand Sanskrit University, defeating the rival ABVP candidates in all four crucial seats.