Aranya Shankar


DU admissions 2018: Twins admitted to same Delhi University college and course
Thu, Jun 21, 2018

While Sharanya scored 96.33% in Class XII in the Karnataka State Board, her younger twin Sushumna scored 96.66%. They had studied physics, chemistry, biology, mathematics, English and Sanskrit.

DU admissions 2018: LSR’s political science course attracts CBSE, ISC toppers
Wed, Jun 20, 2018

Both Anoushka Chandra, who scored 99.6% in her CBSE board exam, and Tamanna Dahiya, who scored 99.25%, in the ISC exam, have taken admission to the Political Science (Hons) course.

DU admission Day 1: Another year of technical glitches, say students
Wed, Jun 20, 2018

Problems were also faced by students regarding OBC certificates. One, issued in March 2018, was turned away at a renowned college. This was because the university has said colleges can accept OBC non-creamy layer certificates issued only after April 2018.

DU first cut-off highest for BA programme, most courses demand over 98%
Tue, Jun 19, 2018

DU cut-off 2018: This year, BA programme was the second most applied course with 1,05,818 applications — next only to English.

Kejriwal protest: In Battle Delhi, four CMs open a new front, back AAP
Sun, Jun 17, 2018

NITI meet today, TMC finds common cause with CPM; JD (S), TDP join in

DU colleges told to start rainwater harvesting
Sun, Jun 17, 2018

On February 28, the university notified that a 16-member committee had been constituted for rainwater harvesting to coordinate with NGT and other statutory authorities for installing rainwater harvesting system in the university and its colleges wherever feasible.

JNU may switch to online entrance for all its courses
Tue, Jun 12, 2018

“For schools and centres that wish to incorporate a subjective analysis of written skills, a short written examination would be conducted in JNU, at the time of the interviews,” the MoM read.

DU considers action against teachers for boycott
Sat, Jun 09, 2018

"We don't want to take any harsh action but we're running out of time. If teachers don't join evaluation work by Monday, we will give principals a free hand to take appropriate action against those boycotting evaluation work," said a DU official.

Soon at JNU, study on ‘Islamic terrorism’
Sat, May 19, 2018

Taking exception to what it said was a “communal” move, the JNUSU, said, “This grotesque propaganda of Islamophobia in the name of academic courses is problematic.”

In DU exam, complaints of delay, missing questions
Fri, May 18, 2018

For example, some pages from the Corporate Accounting paper were missing in Swami Shraddhanand College Wednesday. Suraj Mandal, who was an invigilator at the college, said, said some pages were found to be missing when the exam began at 3 pm, but later two other pages was found missing.

Jamia campus tense after slogans on Jinnah
Wed, May 09, 2018

An outfit comprising 20-25 people allegedly shouted slogans such as “Jinnah premi desh chhodo” and “Hinduon ko darana band karo” near the campus gate.

St Stephen’s Chapel door ‘vandalised’, college denies it
Sun, May 06, 2018

A cross outside the chapel, on the grave of college founder Samuel Scott Allnut, was also said to have been defaced — with an ‘Om’ symbol drawn on it, along with the words ‘I’m going to hell’.Student union president Sai Aashirwad said he spotted the writing on Friday.

Hardlook: Committees made to check sexual harassment in colleges, universities falling short of mark
Mon, Apr 30, 2018

Complaints of sexual harassment by two Delhi University students this year have put the focus on Internal Complaints Committees, meant to address such concerns. But with insufficient student representation and scant regard for guidelines, many colleges are falling short of the mark. The Indian Express report

Shaken by Kathua and Unnao, kids take the lead in Not In My Name protest
Mon, Apr 16, 2018

Kathua, Unnao rape protests: A student of Bluebells International School spoke about how the concept of childhood being safe had been turned upside down by the Kathua rape case.

Two police complaints filed over threat by Dyal Singh College student
Thu, Apr 12, 2018

A police officer from Lodhi Colony police station said that two complaints were received which have not yet been converted to an FIR.

Delhi: Blockade lifted, but JNUSU says will continue protest
Tue, Apr 10, 2018

The JNU Teachers’ Association (JNUTA) has decided to continue its open-air classes for the rest of the semester in protest against the move.

Student says being targeted, Delhi High Court notice to JNU, three professors
Fri, Mar 23, 2018

In the petition, filed a week ago, the student alleged that his PhD registration was stopped citing frivolous grounds, because he had helped a student who was allegedly sexually harassed.

Sexual harassment allegations against JNU Professor: Five women speak out, no link between complaint, attendance
Thu, Mar 22, 2018

Speaking to the media, the complainants said that six of them were registered members of the ABVP and not Left supporters. They also rejected Johri’s accusation of the entire case being about irregular attendance.

JNU sets up new panel to frame rules on teachers’ ‘conduct’
Tue, Mar 20, 2018

On Monday, the JNU Teachers’ Association (JNUTA) alleged that the administration was making far-reaching changes in the “background”

Sexual harassment allegations against JNU professor: Eight complaints but one FIR, police face protests in Atul Johri case
Tue, Mar 20, 2018

DCP (southwest) Milind Dumbere told The Indian Express that police have so far registered one FIR in the case. He added that police are considering filing multiple FIRs, but will first look into complaints and the statements recorded by the women