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2,000 liquor bottles, 3,000 condoms found daily at JNU, says BJP MLA

Recently, Kailash Chaudhary, another BJP MLA had called for hanging Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi.

Don’t allow AMU to turn into JNU: BJP MP to V-C

Satish Gautam says people with ‘divisive mindset’ are invited to AMU for conferences, which become a tool for opposing ‘Centre, Sangh and BJP’

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JNU forms panel to hear appeals of penalised students

The VC has formed a committee to assist him in his capacity as the appellate authority to hear the appeals from students who had been found guilty, the official statement said.

JNU row: Ravi Shankar Prasad defends Centre's stand

Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad's reaction came in the wake of the recent visit of JNU students' union president Kanhaiya Kumar to Kerala, where he criticised PM Modi.

JNU row: Delhi court seeks report from police on sedition cases against Kanhaiya, others

The court's direction came while hearing a complaint filed by Delhi govt seeking prosecution of three news channels for allegedly showing "doctored" videos related to the Feb 9 event at JNU campus.

In the battle for academic freedom

M.L. Sondhi’s career trajectory is instructive. The political party must move out of the campus.

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JNU February 9 event: Four videos ‘genuine’, says Gandhinagar lab report

Investigators had received these video clippings from security guards and students and most of them were recorded on mobile phones, said sources.

Delhi HC stays JNU action against students, they call off strike

“Since an appeal is continuation of the main proceedings and no date of hearing is fixed in the present appeals, this court is of the opinion that the petitioners cannot be condemned unheard” Justice Manmohan said.

JNU: Umar, Anirban challenge rustication, Delhi HC refuses to give interim relief

Based on the findings of a high-level inquiry committee (HLEC), the University rusticated Umar Khalid for one semester and another student leader, Anirban Bhattacharya, till July 15.

On Day 8 of JNU hunger strike, ‘semi-conscious’ Kanhaiya hospitalised

While 19 students had gone on strike last Thursday, four of them ended their fast after their health deteriorated.

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JNU row: Umar Khalid, others back in campus

Police had named five students, including Umar Khalid, Anirban Bhattacharya and Ashutosh, alleging they were part of an event against hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru during which anti-national slogans were allegedly raised.

So, what is 'nationalism'? Here's what Tagore, Einstein, Orwell, etc, had to say

12 quotes on nationalism that are bound to make you think about which side of the 'anti-nationalism' debate are you on.

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JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar sent to 14-day judicial custody

JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar, arrested on sedition charges, was allegedly beaten up by lawyers on Wednesday while he was being produced at Patiala House court.

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Tribal Activist Soni Suri At JNU Campus

Tribal activist Soni Suri was at the JNU campus on 8th March supporting the movement

Kanhaiya Kumar Speech At JNU Campus

Kanhaiya Kumar went to jail last month as a student arrested on charges of sedition, he returned to JNU today as a symbol of the campus’s struggle for free speech — and at the vanguard of what he called was a renewed struggle against the government. On Thursday, two hours after he was freed on […]

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Kanhaiya Released From Tihar Jail: What The Delhi Govt-Appointed Magisterial Probe Said

JNU students union president Kanhaiya Kumar who was arrested on the charges of sedition by the Delhi police last month, walked out of jail on Thursday. He was granted 6 months interim bail by Delhi High Court on Wednesday, 20 days after he was held for raising anti-India slogans in JNU campus on February 9. […]

Irom Sharmila Extends Her Solidarity To JNU And UOH Student's Progressive Movements

What is it to be Indian for a Manipuri? Before attempting an answer, a caveat: the Manipuri identity itself is hotly contested between the state’s many ethnic communities. This is particularly so in recent times with the advent of democracy, and the consequent contest for levers to state power. It is for this diversity of […]

Arrested JNU Student Umar Khalid In A Student Film Made In 2009

Six years ago, Umar Khalid was a student of history at Kirori Mal College in Delhi University. I was a final-year mass communication student at Indraprastha College for Women, also in DU. For my thesis, which was in documentary format, I was scouting for “case studies”. – See more

Full Video of Kanhaiya Kumar's Deposition Before a Supreme Court-Appointed Panel

Kanhaiya Kumar was kicked and punched by men in lawyers’ robes who came prepared, with two of the attackers even entering the court room, according to the transcript of a 20-minute video of the JNU student leader’s deposition before a Supreme Court-appointed panel. Transcripts of the panel’s inquiries on February 17, the day of the […]

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Video of Kanhaiya Kumar Recounting The Assault He Suffered at the Patiala House Court Premises

Kanhaiya Kumar was kicked and punched by men in lawyers’ robes who came prepared, with two of the attackers even entering the court room, according to the transcript of a 20-minute video of the JNU student leader’s deposition before a Supreme Court-appointed panel. Transcripts of the panel’s inquiries on February 17, the day of the […]

Raising 'anti-national' slogans is not Freedom of Speech: Amit Shah

Bahraich (UP), Feb 24 (ANI): Addressing a rally in Uttar Pradesh's Bahraich, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Wednesday attacked the Congress for disrupting the Budget session over JNU row. He said the party should stop supporting 'anti-national' activities in the name of freedom of speech. Shah further asked the political parties sitting in Parliament that people who raise slogans like 'Bharat tere tukre honge', is freedom of speech or an act of sedition?

Tactics used to investigate JNU row are dynamic: Bassi

New Delhi, Feb 23 (ANI): Talking about the ongoing JNU row, Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Tuesday said the circumstances have changed and "seditious" speeches had been delivered. Bassi said that he was confident of Delhi Police's tactics being used to investigate the matter are dynamic.

Budget Session: President Mukherjee leaves for Parliament

New Delhi, Feb 23 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday left his official residence to attend the Budget Session. Mukherjee will address both Houses on his government's plans, policies and vision for the year ahead. The Budget Session of Parliament is commencing today and is expected to have a stormy start over a host of issues, including the JNU row, Rohith Vemula suicide case and Pathankot terror attack.

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