Clash Breaks Out Between ABVP Activists, JNU Leaders Outside BHU
A clash broke out between Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad activists and Jawaharlal Nehru University leaders, who were demanding revocation of suspension of over half a dozen of Banaras Hindu University (BHU) students on Tuesday. ABVP supporters, including some BHU students, shouted slogans against the JNU students’ union leaders calling them “anti-national”. JNU students’ union leaders […]
CJI Ranjan Gogoi recused himself from hearing the petition challenging the appointment of M Nageshwar Rao as the interim chief of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), saying he is a part of the committee to choose the agency's new chief.
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HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar said that the government will implement the 10% reservation for economically weaker sections in the general category across all higher education institutions and universities from July 2019.
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