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Andhra Pradesh Police foil bid to kill Hyderabad University VC Appa Rao, arrest two Maoists
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Andhra Pradesh Police foil bid to kill Hyderabad University VC Appa Rao, arrest two Maoists

The Andhra Pradesh Police have arrested two Maoists involved in a plot to kill Hyderabad Central University (HCU) vice-chancellor Appa Rao.

Rohith Vemula suicide: Police awaits legal opinion as questions about his caste identity persist
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Rohith Vemula suicide: Police awaits legal opinion as questions about his caste identity persist

Cyberabad police (Cyberabad Metropolitan Police) on Friday said they are awaiting legal opinion in the Dalit scholar Rohith Vemula suicide case, after getting a report from the revenue authorities that he did not belong to a Scheduled Caste (SC) community

Rohith Vemula's suicide: One year later, not much has changed at the University of Hyderabad
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Rohith Vemula's suicide: One year later, not much has changed at the University of Hyderabad

If you analyse how events panned out post Rohith Vemula's suicide, you realise it was like a cat-and-mouse game being played out.

Rohith Vemula case: Guntur collector does U-turn, seeks fresh probe into caste
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Rohith Vemula case: Guntur collector does U-turn, seeks fresh probe into caste

Vemula's caste status has been mired in mystery ever since the news of his suicide hit the news.

Civil aviation minister backs his aide Appa Rao amid corruption allegations
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Civil aviation minister backs his aide Appa Rao amid corruption allegations

Rao is at the centre of a controversy involving Bhandari, who is being probed for allegedly buying a benami house for Robert Vadra in London.

Institutional violence in Srinagar, HCU dangerous for democracy: Kanhaiya Kumar
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Institutional violence in Srinagar, HCU dangerous for democracy: Kanhaiya Kumar

Kanhaiya said that he has a "complaint" against the older generation for having "widened the differences" to an extent that "we are having a tough time" trying to bring unity.

Hyderabad University row: Post V-C Appa Rao's return, several SC/ST professors resign again
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Hyderabad University row: Post V-C Appa Rao's return, several SC/ST professors resign again

Tension is brewing at the Hyderabad Central University (HCU). After scores of students, belonging to different organisations, were taken to police custody for holding protests near the HCU demanding arrest of Vice-Chancellor Professor Appa Rao Podile, the SC/ST Teachers' Forum of the University have written a letter to the V-C reiterating their position on conditional withdrawal of resignation from their positions.

HCU's schism between quest for global excellence and political discords is a cat with many lives
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HCU's schism between quest for global excellence and political discords is a cat with many lives

The protests has less then 10 percent of the students on campus joining in, while a large number of them support their fellow students, they want it to end

Hyderabad University V-C Appa Rao admits to plagiarism, students demand his resignation
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Hyderabad University V-C Appa Rao admits to plagiarism, students demand his resignation

Appa Rao Podile, Vice-Chancellor of University of Hyderabad admitted on Tuesday to plagiarism in three research papers, which he had co-authored in 2007 and 2014

Hyderabad varsity row: Students write to President Pranab Mukherjee, seek Appa Rao's sacking
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Hyderabad varsity row: Students write to President Pranab Mukherjee, seek Appa Rao's sacking

Students' Union of University of Hyderabad (UoHSU) on Wednesday sought President Pranab Mukherjee's immediate intervention to resolve issues related to the varsity

Hyderabad university row: Students return to classes, 40 faculty members go on mass leave to protest
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Hyderabad university row: Students return to classes, 40 faculty members go on mass leave to protest

A number of Hyderabad Central University students joined classes on Tuesday after the Joint Action Committee urged students and faculty to return to classes wearing blue ribbons on their sleeves as mark of protest.

HCU row: JNU students meet NHRC officials, demand action against VC Appa Rao
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HCU row: JNU students meet NHRC officials, demand action against VC Appa Rao

A delegation of JNU students on Monday met officials at NHRC here on Monday over the alleged crackdown and arrest of students in Hyderadabad Central University and demanded concrete action against its VC Appa Rao in connection with the Rohith Vemula issue.

Sushil Kumar Shinde meets HCU students in jail, slams VC for not resigning after Vemula suicide
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Sushil Kumar Shinde meets HCU students in jail, slams VC for not resigning after Vemula suicide

Sushil Kumar Shinde condemned the brutal police attack on students and faculty member of Hyderabad Central University

Congress to discuss HCU's state of affairs with President Mukherjee on Tuesday: Sushilkumar Shinde
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Congress to discuss HCU's state of affairs with President Mukherjee on Tuesday: Sushilkumar Shinde

Senior Congress leader Sushilkumar Shinde on Monday said his party will meet President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday on the state of affairs at the Hyderabad Central University (HCU).

HCU violence rocks Telangana assembly: CM Chandrasekhar Rao alleges opposition looking for political mileage
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HCU violence rocks Telangana assembly: CM Chandrasekhar Rao alleges opposition looking for political mileage

The incidents at Hyderabad Central University and Osmania University rocked the Telangana assembly on Saturday with the opposition stalling the proceedings to demand full-fledged debate.

Hyderabad University row: NHRC seeks reports from HRD, Telangana govt on 'emergency-like' situation in HCU
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Hyderabad University row: NHRC seeks reports from HRD, Telangana govt on 'emergency-like' situation in HCU

The National Human Rights Commission has taken suo motu cognizance of media reports that there is an emergency like situation in Hyderabad University — where there is no water, electricity, food, internet services and ATMs are out of order

Hyderabad University: Rohith Vemula's mother seeks unconditional release of arrested students
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Hyderabad University: Rohith Vemula's mother seeks unconditional release of arrested students

Kin of deceased Dalit research scholar Rohith Vemula on Friday demanded immediate unconditional release of 25 students and two faculty members of Hyderabad Central University

Appa Rao’s return as HCU VC is emblematic of govt's meddling in the Indian university system
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Appa Rao’s return as HCU VC is emblematic of govt's meddling in the Indian university system

HCU row points to a larger issue: repression of student movements, suppression of Dalit voice, meddling in education system and the politics of distraction.

HCU campus peaceful as striking non-teaching staff resume duties
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HCU campus peaceful as striking non-teaching staff resume duties

The non-teaching staff of Hyderabad Central University (HCU), who had gone on a strike protesting vandalisation of VC's lodge on 22 March allegedly by a group of students, resumed their duties.

University of Hyderabad row: Students beaten, campus on lockdown; 27 arrested, including university professor
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University of Hyderabad row: Students beaten, campus on lockdown; 27 arrested, including university professor

On Tuesday, Vice Chancellor Appa Rao, currently under judicial probe in the Rohith Vemula case returned to the University of Hyderabad after his two-month long leave. Students of the university, protested outside Rao's lodge in campus