SC seeks response from Centre, UGC on plea moved by mothers of Rohith Vemula, Payal Tadvi to stop caste-based discrimination in universities
The Supreme Court on Friday sought a response from the Central government and University Grants Commission (UGC) on a petition filed by mothers of Rohith Vemula and Payal Tadvi
The Andhra Pradesh Police have arrested two Maoists involved in a plot to kill Hyderabad Central University (HCU) vice-chancellor Appa Rao.
No one killed Rohith Vemula: How ASA, ABVP trapped a bright student in murky world of student politics
Rohith Vemula was without doubt a bright student. Unfortunately, he surrounded himself with people who encouraged him to see the world as dark, the glass as empty, and wearing victimhood as a badge of honour
How campus politics has led to clashes from Hyderabad Central University to Jadavpur University to JNU to Delhi University to Ramjas College now
The one-member commission appointed by the HRD Ministry stated that research scholar Rohith Vemula did not belong to the Scheduled Caste community and was not a Dalit
The Congress has now been ordered to lay siege to Raja Singh's home and/or the BJP office in Hyderabad with at least 5,000 activists. However, Goshamahal, the assembly constituency that Raja Singh represents, was till 2014 a Congress stronghold. Which is why party's city unit missing is out on an opportunity to corner the BJP.
JNU Students Union president Kanhaiya Kumar, who has been leading a movement demanding justice for Dalit research scholar Rohit Vemula, on Sunday said they may organise an all India convention on 'Rohit Vemula Act' in Delhi or Hyderabad.
The Hyderabad Central University will hold an year-long celebration of the 125th birth anniversary of Dr B R Ambedkar
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.
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.
The battle over the legacy of Dr BR Ambedkar just got more intense. The Congress has decided to counter the aggressive bid of the BJP and its ideological fountainhead Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS).
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
Tension prevailed near Hyderabad Univeristy after scores of students held protests demanding arrest of the VC and tried to forcibly enter the varsity
As the NIT row now escalates, here is a look at some of the major agitations at universities which raise questions about the Indian education system.
Students and faculty members of HCU, who were granted bail in connection with the March 22 violence on the campus, were released from the prison on Tuesday
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.
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 condemned the brutal police attack on students and faculty member of Hyderabad Central University
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
For the record, JNU’s teachers’ association is dominated by upper castes, and they were the real force behind the movement that ensued in the wake of the arrest of JNUSU leader Kanhaiya Kumar, Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya.