BHU students continue protest against appointment of Muslim Sanskrit professor; varsity backs scholar, RSS calls opposition 'absurd'
The prestigious Banaras Hindu University (BHU) is in the midst of an unsavoury controversy as a group of students from the varsity's faculty of Sanskrit Vidya Dharm Vigyan (SVDV) are up in arms against the appointment of a Muslim Sanskrit scholar as their teacher
Case registered against senior BHU official for removing RSS flag from its south campus in Uttar Pradesh's Mirzapur
Case under various sections has been registered against south campus deputy chief proctor, Kiran Damle for outraging religious feelings
BHU CHS SET Result 2019 Declared: Banaras Hindu University announces results for Central Hindu School entrance test; check your score on bhuonline.in
BHU CHS SET Result 2019 declared: The result for the Central Hindu School (CHS) School Entrance Test for The Banaras Hindu University (BHU) has been declared. Students, who appeared for the exam can check their score on bhuonline.in
Long before the term 'shock and awe' found a place in the strategic parlance of the USA during the Gulf War to mean 'completely blow away the enemy', Prime Minister Narendra Modi had practically internalised this tactic into his politics way back in 1990
In Narendra Modi's constituency of Varanasi, demolition of 250-year-old buildings for religious corridor creates resentment
Many Varanasi residents are concerned about the way around 300 buildings in the heart of the city were demolished to construct the Sri Kashi Vishwanath Corridor.
A Banaras Hindu University (BHU) student was shot at in front of his hostel inside the campus on Tuesday evening and he later succumbed to his injuries, police said
Narendra Modi to visit Varanasi on Tuesday, will lay foundation stones of projects worth Rs 2,900 crore
Modi will also inaugurate a virtual museum at Man Mahal astronomical observatory and the long-awaited sound and light show at Sarnath.
RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat claims only Indian civilisation survived onslaught of invaders, country still has Hindu majority
Bhagwat was speaking at an event to launch a book on the life of former Congress president and founder of Banaras Hindu University (BHU) Madan Mohan Malviya.
Narendra Modi in Varanasi: Close on the heels of LS polls, PM announces projects worth Rs 550 cr in his constituency
All in all, Modi inaugurated projects worth Rs 55o crores in Varanasi on Tuesday, signalling a desire to strengthen his position in his home turf before the general elections. Whereas, on Monday, on the occasion of his 68th birthday, Modi had interacted with schoolchildren and students of Kashi Vidyapeeth.
BHU Chief Proctor Raina Singh and Superintendent of Police Dinesh Singh intervened and pacified the groups, following which the demonstrations were called off
Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan was the first Vice President and second President of India and was believed to be an exemplary teacher. He was awarded the Bharat Ratna in 1954.
Varanasi is a strange city; one foot in the past, one in the present. The word ‘future’ feels out of place here, things just have been and continue to be
A study has deciphered the impact of air pollution on the health of various trees and identified trees hardy enough to tolerate stress induced by air pollution.
Banaras Hindu University violence: Three injured after students from different hostels clash on varsity campus
At least three Banaras Hindu University (BHU) students were injured after two groups from the Birla and Lal Bahadur Shastri hostel clashed among each other during which stones and petrol bombs were also hurled, police said.
A BHU undergraduate was allegedly attacked by a group of students with hockey sticks and a knife in the university campus over old enmity
Row erupts in BHU over play on Nathuram Godse after students allege Mahatma Gandhi is shown in poor light
A row erupted in the Banaras Hindu University (BHU) over a controversial play on Nathuram Godse being staged on the campus as come students alleged it portrayed the father of the nation Mahatma Gandhi in “poor light,” officials said on Thursday.
Varanasi doctor leaves syringes inside woman's body during sterilisation operation; Uttar Pradesh Police launches probe
A doctor at Varanasi's Sir Sunderlal Hospita left syringes inside a woman's body while she underwent an operation for surgical sterilisation in 2017
The Supreme Court asked the Banaras Hindu University (BHU) authorities to consider a representation of students who have questioned the "gender discriminatory rules"
BHU student leader's arrest leads to violence on campus; protesters vandalise vehicles, school bus set on fire
Violent clashes broke out between Uttar Pradesh Police and protestors after Banaras Hindu University (BHU) student leader Ashutosh was arrested on the charges of obstructing IIT-BHU program
BHU question paper asks students about Kautilya's views on GST: Here's what Arthashastra said on taxation
While expecting mention of GST in Kautilya's Arthashastra was perhaps a tad too far, the seminal book did have pointers on how taxation must be conducted