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.
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.
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