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Aditi Vatsa



The Indian Express

Reports on civic issues and the Aam Aadmi Party.

DU students protest against publishers at Delhi Book Fair
Mon, Sep 10, 2012

Delhi University students are up in arms against publishers,even as the High Court hearing to decide the fate of Rameshwari Photocopy Service,a shop at Delhi School of Economics,is scheduled for later this month.

DUSU poll candidate tries to forcefully enter Bhagat Singh College
Sun, Sep 09, 2012

With a few days left for Delhi University Students’ Union elections,the two leading parties Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad and National Students’ Union of India began a mud-slinging campaign.

Final list of candidates for DUSU election declared
Fri, Sep 07, 2012

After withdrawals and submission of affidavits,Delhi University on Thursday released the list of candidates for its Students’ Union election,scheduled for September 14.

Left parties fail to form an alliance to contest DUSU polls
Thu, Sep 06, 2012

Despite parties like Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) and National Students Union of India (NSUI) holding top posts in Delhi University Students’ Union for many years now,left students’ organisations have failed to join hands to form an alliance to contest the elections this year.

Unmukt says ‘Pappu pass ho gaya’ as DU gives in
Sat, Sep 01, 2012

The university’s decision came following a chorus of support for Unmukt,a BA first year student of St Stephen’s College,who scored 111 not out in the Under-19 World Cup final against Australia last Sunday to lead the team to victory.

Barred from exam,St Stephen’s alumni bat for Unmukt Chand
Tue, Aug 28, 2012

St Stephen’s College has disallowed Unmukt to sit for his annual exam.

DU teacher,a Dronacharya for disabled
Sat, Aug 25, 2012

Satpal Singh of Acharya Narendra Dev College became the first teacher from Delhi University and the youngest recipient of the prestigious Dronacharya Award in para-athletics this year.

Delhi University in a bind: No more photocopying books
Thu, Aug 23, 2012

Shops on the Delhi University campus have stopped photocopying books after prominent publishers moved the Delhi High Court to stop the practice.

Without hostels,daily commute is tough for DU’s visually challenged
Wed, Aug 08, 2012

For last two years,Amita has been travelling nearly 40 km every day — from her hostel to the college and back.

Language a barrier,Delhi University foreign students get mentors
Thu, Jul 26, 2012

The DU colleges attract almost 400 foreign students every year,but nearly 40 per cent of them fail in the exams because they are unable to overcome the “language barrier”.

DU principals cry foul over order on quota seats
Tue, Jul 17, 2012

Principals of several DU college on Monday raised concerns about the application of University guidelines which require colleges to admit reserved category students on the basis of the actual intake,instead of the sanctioned strength.

Ahead of opening,colleges set up anti-ragging cells
Fri, Jul 13, 2012

With classes for the new batch of undergraduate students set to begin on July 23,Delhi University,with the help of police,has made arrangements to check ragging incidents in colleges.

Colleges fill up seats,say no to more lists
Mon, Jul 02, 2012

Most courses in campus colleges might not have a third cut-off list with admissions closing through the second list.

Twin sisters with same marks bag B Com (Hons) seats at SRCC
Wed, Jun 27, 2012

Twin sisters Nikita and Nikhila secured identical marks in their Class XII exams,and with their 95.6 per cent they found seats on the first day of admission to DU’s popular college SRCC.

Gender bender: Many Delhi University colleges offer relaxation in cut-offs to girls
Mon, Jun 25, 2012

Amidst indications of a further rise in cut-offs in DU this year,girl students may be the only ones with some reason to cheer.

Water bearers
Sun, Jun 24, 2012

For most urban colonies in India,summer months mean long waits for the water tanker

Students left breathless as trial timings clash
Thu, Jun 21, 2012

Many aspiring to make it to Delhi University under sports quota were left panting on Wednesday.

Few takers for Indian languages last year,cut-offs remained low
Mon, Jun 11, 2012

While the popular Aarts,Science and Commerce subjects saw many aspirants falling short of the 90-plus cut-offs,there were a few Delhi University courses where cut-offs were extremely low due to a shortage of applicants to these courses.

So far,only 7 apply under quota for Kashmiri migrants,Defence
Fri, Jun 08, 2012

While the number of students applying under Persons With Disability category for under-graduate courses in Delhi University has seen a rise this year,applications under Kashmiri Migrants and Armed Forces quota are just trickling in with only seven students having registered under both categories in four days.

Why this girls college,40 km from North Campus,is drawing crowds
Thu, Jun 07, 2012

Forty kilometres from the North Campus,where freshly out-of-school applicants are busy registering for admission to DU’s under-graduate courses,is Bhagini Nivedita College.

By noon,forms sold out at colleges
Tue, Jun 05, 2012

Despite the availability of forms online and at post offices,students crowded college centres to register themselves for admission to under-graduate courses on Monday.

400 jhuggis gutted in Sadar Bazar blaze
Sat, Jun 02, 2012

Around 400 jhuggis were gutted in a blaze in the Sadar Bazar area early Friday.

After 18 years,GMAT test format set to see a change
Fri, Jun 01, 2012

With the introduction of a new section called “integrated reasoning”,the format of the Graduate Management Admission Test is about to change.