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Wednesday, January 22, 2020



JNUSU goes to HC, challenges hostel manual amendment

January 22, 2020 1:38 am

The plea, by JNUSU president Aishe Ghosh and other office bearers, sought directions to the varsity to “allow JNU students to register for the winter session January 2020 as per the old fee structure as existing prior to the IHA minutes issued on October 28, 2019”.

CCTVs at JNU server room not vandalised but shut down on January 3: RTI

January 21, 2020 7:21 pm

The RTI reply also stated that "no continuous and entire" CCTV footage of cameras installed at North/Main gate of the JNU campus from 3 pm to 11 pm on January 5 was available, the day when masked men had entered the campus, and attacked students and teachers with iron rods and sledgehammers.

JNUSU moves Delhi High Court against new hostel manual

January 21, 2020 2:25 pm

JNUSU said that the decisions are malafide, arbitrary and illegal and it adversely affects the student community of the University bringing far-reaching changes to the provisions of the Hostel Manual.

Deadline ends, 6,500 students register for next JNU semester

January 20, 2020 9:36 am

After giving several extensions to students in light of the boycott, JNU had finally set January 17 as the last date for registration without paying late fine.

JNUSU to move High Court on Monday against new hostel manual

January 19, 2020 6:42 pm

The Inter-Hall Administration manual has provisions for a fee hike. The JNUSU claims it was passed 'illegally without discussions with the union'.

Ram Vilas Paswan alleges bias against JNU SC/STs, varsity denies it

January 19, 2020 12:55 pm

Paswan later said he spoke over the phone to Pokhriyal, who informed him that there is no reduction of seats and the fee hike has been withdrawn.

The Urdu Press: JNU violence

January 16, 2020 11:52 pm

The Urdu Times on the same day refers to “messages of hatred on Whatsapp”, which the JNU attackers allegedly received. These messages had the provocative exhortation: “If not now then when will you hit?”

HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal interview: ‘Don’t want anarchy in varsities, want conducive environment for academics’

January 16, 2020 9:05 am

Our ministry is talking to both the teachers and the students. JNU is an important institution and its alumni have made the country proud, says Ramesh Pokhriyal.

'JNU is our top university': HRD minister after 18 varsity students clear UPSC IES exam

January 15, 2020 3:33 pm

The results of the UPSC IES examinations was declared on January 10, 2020. A total of 32 candidates qualified for IES and ISS examination this year

View from the right: Spiritual, not radical

January 15, 2020 7:13 am

In an editorial encapsulating the contents of the issue, the Organiser has criticised the JNU violence, blaming it on the influence of Marxism in the campus, and not focusing on “life building and man-making” as Vivekanand believed.


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.