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JNU fee hike: Committee to start dialogue between JNUSU, administration; submit report to HRD

The committee, to be funded by the UGC, consists of VS Chauhan, former chairperson, University Grants Commission (UGC); Anil Sahasrabudhe, chairperson of All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE); and Rajnish Jain, secretary of UGC.

JNU to conduct monsoon-end semester exams from December 12

JNU will conduct the monsoon-end semester examinations from December 12 to 20, 2019


JNUSU to take out protest march to Parliament on Monday

The winter session of Parliament will begin on November 18 and end on December 13

Delhi: Statue of Swami Vivekananda at centre of row covered for a year

In January 2018, the then JNU Students' Union president N Sai Balaji filed an RTI, seeking details on the total cost of constructing the statue and the source of funding. The varsity reportedly responded that “no JNU funds are being used”.

Dialogue cannot be dictated through coercion: JNU VC M Jagadesh Kumar

The JNU Students' Union (JNUSU) said instead of initiating a dialogue, the administration has began to release "thinly veiled threats" to the teachers and students

Among top 10 central universities, JNU hostel fee highest after hike

Contrary to common perception, JNU’s old hostel fee structure was not the lowest among the country’s best CUs. Visva-Bharati University, HCU, AMU, NEHU and Pondicherry University charged less, if not the same (see chart).


After massive protest, JNU to partially roll back hostel fee hike: Check new rates

As per the revised decision, the room rent for single occupancy will be Rs 200 while for double, it will be Rs 100. The varsity will also provide assistance for the Economically Weaker Section (EWS) students.

ABVP and Left on same page as JNU fee hike protest cuts across outfit loyalties

The Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), RSS’s student wing, is opposing the fee hike, although they have criticised JNUSU’s mode of protest.

Students in Delhi: AIIMS pays less, IIT more, Jamia the same

At JNU, after the revised rates, any student in the second year in a two-seater room would have to pay Rs 26,500 plus mess charges (around Rs 2,500 per month) as well as utility charges for water, electricity and Wi-Fi separately.

JNU students protest against fee hike, HRD says will find a way out

During the course of the protest outside the venue, which began shortly before noon, police tried several means to move students away from the gate, including the use of a water cannon which was deployed around 1:30 pm.

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JNU students protest over fee hike

Students of Jawaharlal Nehru University Students’ Union (JNUSU) protested outside the AICTE auditorium at Vasant Kunj which is the venue for the varsity's third convocation ceremony.

JNUEE, CEEB results 2019 declared, websites to check

JNUEE, CEEB results 2019: The National Testing Agency (NTA) has declared the results for the first even online exam conducted for admission to the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) at its official website, ntajnu.nic.in


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Lawyers Attack JNU Students, Media At Patiala House Court: The Big Questions The Incident Throws Up

A scuffle broke out at the Patiala House court in New Delhi on Monday afternoon after a group of about 40 lawyers present inside the court started shouting anti-JNU slogans demanding that University faculty present inside the court leave. The faculty, however, refused to vacate the court forcing women police constables to arrive at the scene. – See more