Of the 317 applicants who appeared for the exam, 54 seem to have cleared it after the board’s rectification
According to it, the Zoroastrian god is called Khuda (it is Ahura Mazda) and the Tomb of Ferdowsi is situated in Iran’s Qazvin (it is located in Tus, Iran).
The official logo, passed by a 23-member GSCASH committee on September 30 and put before students for feedback, will soon be on GSCASH forms.
Police detained three persons, including the DU student, who were going to protest by consuming beef outside the BJP office at Ashoka Road.
DSF activists claimed the result of the referendum was a reflection of the students’ recognition that the guidelines “will turn universities into jails”.
Historian Romila Thapar said that in the current context, attempts were being made to follow two directives — the rewriting of history and the “cleansing” of institutions with “cultural pollution”.
Muralidharan, convenor of the Delhi Viklang Adhikar Manch shared the plans for the march, which will be held under the leadership of 16 organisations, at a press conference Wednesday.
The resolution was adopted at the concluding session of the national seminar on Vedic chronology, conducted by DU’s Sanskrit dept.
These will be submitted to parliamentarians, political parties and state legislators for action.
Former Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) official B R Mani claimed that the Vedic period existed in four phases, between approximately 7500 BC and 1800 BC.
Resolutions were also proposed in support of “cultural integration of North East India with rest of India.
On Tuesday, nearly 40 members of the group gathered at the local police station to file the FIR.
Arguing that Patel was being used as a “pawn” by other powerful entities, BJP's Udit Raj said: “Here is a 22-year-old who keeps changing his statements every few minutes.
Several tribal Assamese and Left students’ groups condemned the “undemocratic and communal” decision.
The Institute of Scientific Research on Vedas on Thursday launched the ‘Unique Exhibition on Cultural Continuity from Rigveda to Robotics’ at the Akademi.
The guidelines also call for police presence on campus, especially at night.
Students from FTII, Delhi University, Jawaharlal Nehru University and Jamia Millia Islamia sitting on protest were removed after failing to seek permission for it, said police sources.
In the past, AISF almost always allied with the Students’ Federation of India (SFI) — the student wing of the Communist Party of India (Marxist).
While activists and supporters of the CYSS had turned up earlier to give sound bytes to the media, they left once it became clear that ABVP was set to win all four seats.
Voting will continue through the night and results will be out on Sunday.
DUSU polls: This is the second time in a row that the ABVP has won all the four posts in the DUSU elections
Since JNU students vote on paper slips, the counting of votes began at 9 pm on Friday and will continue till Sunday, when the results will be declared.
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.
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