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Tuesday, June 15, 2021



JNU V-C welcomes decision to cancel Boards: ‘System capable of meeting these challenges’

June 03, 2021 12:42 am

Asserting that the JNU will continue to hold admissions to its undergraduate courses through entrance exams as earlier

Admin, student unions and faculty must work together to tackle Covid: HC to JNU

May 13, 2021 5:57 pm

Justice Prathiba M Singh said the court expects the JNU administration as well as the faculty and student unions to work together for the betterment of the residents of JNU campus and students, and not take adversarial measures against each other.

Delhi High Court pulls up JNU over ‘apathy’ in dealing Covid cases within campus

May 11, 2021 10:13 pm

The court also asked the local SDM to file a status report, answering if such a facility can be created at JNU as per guidelines.

JNU teachers' body claims VC 'sitting on' plans for Covid care, oxygen production on campus

May 05, 2021 7:01 pm

VC M Jagadesh Kumar and Registrar Anirban Chakraborti did not respond to queries.

JNU issues circular on COVID-appropriate behaviour, advises students to return to native places

April 29, 2021 1:53 pm

The circular prohibited mass gathering, any congregation in the hostel premises along with walking, running and jogging in the stadium. It also said that movement from one hostel to another is strictly prohibited.

Ex-JNU student Umar Khalid tests positive for Covid in Delhi's Tihar Jail

April 25, 2021 7:56 pm

Umar Khalid was arrested last year in connection with a Delhi riots case

JNU issues strict guidelines inside campus for week-long lockdown

April 20, 2021 1:10 pm

The JNU, in an order issued late on Monday, said all dhabas and eateries will remain out of bounds for customers, however, home delivery service will be allowed. It also restricted the movement of hawkers and "domestic help/maids, drivers, gardeners and car cleaners hired by the residents" on the campus.

As Covid cases rise, JNU 'advises' students to return home

April 16, 2021 8:42 pm

The university had 21 active cases on April 5, which has tripled to 64, according to an advisory issued by Registrar Anirban Chakraborti Friday.

Ongoing semester will be online: JNU V-C to students

April 14, 2021 10:21 am

80% of 32 infected with Covid-19 in the university are students, said Rector-III Rana Pratap Singh

JNU approves MA in Audit and Accounts programme at CAG's training centre

March 24, 2021 12:47 pm

According to a statement, the university has given recognition to a new programme of MA in Audit and Accounts to be offered by the CAG's premier training institute, National Academy for Audit and Accounts (NAAA), Shimla.


Anurag Kashyap, Sushant Singh, Anubhav Sinha and others protest against JNU violence

January 06, 2020 9:47 pm

From filmmakers Anurag Kashyap and Anubhav Sinha to actor Gauahar Khan and Sushant Singh, a host of celebs were seen participating in protests against the JNU violence which took place on Sunday evening.

Bloodied students, broken doors: Photos that describe JNU violence

January 06, 2020 9:50 am

While JNUSU claimed members of Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) were behind the attack, ABVP denied the allegations.

JNU row: Umar Khalid rusticated, Kanhaiya fined for pro-Afzal Guru event

April 25, 2016 9:03 pm

While Umar and Anirban were found guilty of triggering communal violence and disrupting communal harmony on campus, Mujeeb was found guilty of participating in the sloganeering.

Make In India week, JNU protests, Grammys: Here are top 30 frames of the week

February 20, 2016 8:00 am

Narendra Modi inaugurates Make In India. JNUSU Kanhaiya Kumar sent to 14-day judicial custody. 58th Grammy Awards in Los Angeles.

JNU students lead march for Kanhaiya Kumar's release, protest sedition law

February 19, 2016 2:43 pm

JNU students began their march from Mandi House to Jantar Mantar in protest against the arrest of Kanhaiya Kumar and the ‘gagging of freedom of speech’ by the government.

JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar sent to 14-day judicial custody

February 18, 2016 9:53 am

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.

JNU row: Protest, counter-protest continue in Delhi

February 15, 2016 6:52 pm

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.


Keystrokes: Kanhaiya

March 08, 2016 11:29 am

JNU unrest: Former professor returns his award

February 26, 2016 10:27 am

New Delhi, Feb 26 (ANI): Former Jawaharlal Nehru University professor Chaman Lal on Friday returned the 'Hinditar Bhashi Hindi Lekhak Puraskar' to the Ministry of Human Resource Development Ministry in the wake of ongoing unrest in the varsity. Lal said VC's moral authority will take a hit if he was not able to protect the faculty members, students and staff. Lal also termed the VC's move to allow police to enter the campus as a "disaster".

I attended Mahishasura event in JNU: BJP MP

February 26, 2016 9:26 am

New Delhi, Feb 26 (ANI): Confirming his attendance at the ‘Mahishasura festival’ of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) in 2011, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Udit Raj on Friday said that he changed his thoughts after joining the saffron party. Raj further stated that Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Smriti Irani’s remarks on the Mahishasura event were political and he attended the event as an activist then. Irani had yesterday created a huge uproar in the Rajya Sabha by reading out a document on the Mahishasur Puja, observed on the JNU campus every October since 2011.

JNU row: Umar, Anirban sent to three-day remand

February 25, 2016 7:54 am

New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Deputy Commissioner of Police (South) Prem Nath informed that a local court has sent Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya, Jawaharlal Nehru University students booked on sedition charges, to three-day police remand. The DCP said the Delhi Police will interrogate the students amid tight security. Khalid and Bhattacharya are among the five students, who along with JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar, had allegedly raised ‘anti-national’ slogans at an event organised on the university campus on February 9.