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JNU admission 2019: Last day to register for NTA's JNUEE

JNU admissions 2019: Jawaharlal Nehru University Entrance Examination (JNUEE) and Combined Entrance Examination for Biotechnology (CEEB) will be conducted online, in MCQ-based format and by the NTA from May 27 to 31, 2019.

Degrees of Freedom: How an event three years ago has changed JNU

Heightened tensions between the administration, teachers and students, a shrinking space for dissent, and tighter norms — how an event three years ago has changed JNU.


NIRF ranking 2019: IIT-Madras leads march of IITs, Miranda House ranked top college

Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore (rank 2), Jawaharlal Nehru University (rank 7), and Banaras Hindu University (rank 10) are the non-IIT institutions among the overall top 10 institutions.

Row over JNU ad

The members claimed that EWS reservations are not meant for teaching posts. JNU Registrar Pramod Kumar, however, said DoPT rules apply to all.

DCP not present, court pulls up police in JNU sedition case

The court had earlier directed the DCP to appear before it with his report, explaining the delay in procuring sanction from the Delhi government to proceed against former JNU Students’ Union president Kanhaiya Kumar and others in the case.

Have forgiven students, says JNU V-C

The Jawaharlal Nehru University Students’ Union (JNUSU) and Delhi Police denied they had entered the V-C’s residence or confined his wife.


JNU V-C says students broke into his house, police say no complaint

JNUSU vice-president Sarika Chaudhary and general secretary Aejaz Ahmed Rather also denied that students had broken into the JNU V-C’s residence.

I forgive students who broke into my house: JNU V-C

JNU VC in the latest tweet said that he forgives students who 'broke into' his house. As many as 11 students are on hunger strike for 7 days now protesting against the online mode of examinations, differential fees for courses and delinking of MPhil and PhD.

JNUSU says hunger strike taking health toll

As of Saturday, four people had to call off their hunger strike. JNUSU said former joint secretary Shubhanshu Singh was diagnosed with jaundice due to elevated bilirubin levels

JNUEE 2019: No fee hike, exam to be 'discrimination free'

JNUEE 2019: The university in an official statement said, "the modern technology and computer-based exam will make the entrance exam objective and discrimination-free". It added, "self-styled student leaders are bent upon spreading rumours and damage the image of the university."

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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JNU unrest: Former professor returns his award

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

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

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.