The competition between parties has invoked a senseless contest for visibility – a game where hardly any rules apply.
The BJP government’s policies at the national level and the incumbent All India Students’ Association’s (AISA’s) actions at the university level.
Over 50 candidates in the two premier varsities are vying for the student body posts in these polls.
All three parties lodged police complaints, but no FIR has been registered yet.
The launch of the song, ‘ABVP Once More’, saw the students’ body members dance to the tune as it played on loudspeakers outside the Arts Faculty.
Instituted in 1958, the National Award to Teachers are given away by the President of India on September 5 to honour teachers for their unwavering campaign for education in the country.
Incidentally, although the advertisement is not issued in the name of the AAP or the CYSS, the latter accepted that it was funded and put up by the party.
Despite the alliance between the BJP and the SAD at the Centre and in Punjab, the student body has decided not to ally with the ABVP in the DUSU polls.
Narain, a mathematics professor at St Stephen’s College, won the election with a relatively small margin of 225 votes.
Delhi Transport Minister Gopal Rai on Friday flagged off a U-Special (University Special) bus for students of Delhi University’s (DU) South Campus.
Addressing a packed house in Sanskrit, Chamu Krishna Shastry, co-founder of Samskrita Bharati movement, said that Sanskrit was not limited to granthas and religion.
The alleged incident comes barely two weeks before the Delhi University Students’ Union elections.
"I am Dawood Ibrahim that is why I am being hounded" St Stephen's college principal Thampu said, expressing anguish over the "way" he is being "attacked" in connection with a research scholar's sexual harassment case.
The students decided not to let the non-teaching staff enter the college premises.
Thapar made the observations while delivering the Dr Asghar Ali Memorial Lecture on ‘Indian society and the secular’ at Jamia Millia Islamia.
The SFI is also holding department-wise 'assemblies' on CBCS, during which the activists interact and discuss the finer details of the system with students.
As is the case every year, many did not make it in time for the PM’s speech and ended up waiting outside the barricades near the Old Delhi Railway Junction.
L K Advani said he appreciates “anyone who can use cinema for patriotism”.
Most teachers’ organisations and student wings, except the BJP-backed Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad, have been critical of the CBCS and have been demanding its rollback.
ABVP national executive council member Rohit Chahal warned that future screenings of the film will meet the same fate.
Most speakers condemned the government’s alleged attempt towards the saffronisation of education and attacked the “cancer” like Choice Based Credit System (CBCS).
In his reply, the professor said that Compunds are UGC project property. Now that she is not the student under his supervision and not part of UGC project, thus claim is not justified.
The students are demanding that Chauhan and four other society members – Anagha Ghaisas, Narendra Pathak, Rahul Solapurkar and Shailesh Gupta — be removed.
While the protesters claimed 28 of them were detained at the Parliament Street police station, police said only seven persons were detained, who were let off after a few hours.
ABVP-led DUSU says film on Muzaffarnagar riots ‘anti-Hindu’; Kirori Mal College calls police.
Given the proximity of the dump, the stench of garbage is often unbearable, complain students.
DU media spokesperson Malay Neerav said colleges will have to take a call for a foolproof system.
The organisations have decided to keep up the momentum against CBCS.
Sanjay works as a driver with a private company, but is forced to miss work on most days as he suffers from tuberculosis. He lives wit his wife and three-year-old daughter.
Memon is set to be hanged at the Nagpur Central Jail on Thursday morning.
The research scholar has also specifically requested for a woman supervisor.
In a Facebook post on Friday, Thampu had claimed that the stipend cheques were made but the girl “never bothered to collect them”, because of which they expired.
On Friday, Thampu took on Karat, saying she should have “checked her facts” and that her “activism should not abort the truth”.
The course teaches the functions of Hindi language in administrative work, advertising, mass communication and computer education, among others.
The notice was issued after CPM Politburo member Brinda Karat, along with the complainant, met HRD Minister Smriti Irani on Thursday afternoon.
The campaign was launched at Jantar Mantar by Neelam Katara, mother of Nitish Katara, who was burnt to death in an alleged honour killing case in 2002.
Here's an interesting combination of fiction and non-fiction for this weekend.