Jawaharlal Nehru University
Researchers in the premier university are struggling to access journals and attend seminars and workshops.
A research scholar from JNU, Sharjeel Imam was booked for sedition last week.
Less than half of the 20,000-strong student population is back on campus in Jamia Millia Islamia University for the new semester, according to college chief proctor Waseem Ahmad Khan.
Two weeks after a mob of masked intruders assaulted JNU students, the Army Welfare Placement Organisation has washed its hands of any responsibility for the grave security lapse.
As JNU students protest a fee hike, 'The Telegraph' reported that Mamidala Jagadesh Kumar has held a second home in IIT for a meagre Rs 1,200 a month — much more than what students are expected to pay as hostel fees.
The home minister keeps bringing up the 2016 incident following which former Students Union president Kanhaiya Kumar and others had been jailed on charges of sedition.
The Delhi Police couldn’t summon the courage to name the BJP-affiliated Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) even as they blamed the Leftist student unions for the January 5 violence in Jawaharlal Nehru University.
The attack on Jawaharlal Nehru University students by a masked mob occurred just four months after the administration hired a new security agency.
The students were demanding the removal of Vice-Chancellor M. Jagadesh Kumar from his post.
Speaking at the protest outside the HRD ministry, the former JNUSU president said it is Vice-Chancellor M. Jagadesh Kumar's job to talk to students and teachers.
As IITs become more diverse, the violence in Jawaharlal Nehru University and the protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act could serve as a tipping point of student protests.
Sen, who has been a vocal critic of the Narendra Modi government, said that he was appalled that the attack could go on for so long without being prevented by forces of law and order.
Prasar Bharat’s video was followed by a series of quotes by the JNU registrar that insinuated that the Sunday night attack on JNU students was triggered by those who “opposed” the registration.
During the debate, she first identified the two men seen in the videos as members of the ABVP, saying she was ‘not disowning’ them, but later backtracked.
The move is meant to create social awareness on the importance of protecting the Constitution, the Kerala CM said.
Chandrasekhar, an eminent economist, said that "under the current conditions, this committee is unlikely to be able to restore the credibility of the statistical system".
Anurag Kashyap, Taapsee Pannu, Richa Chadha, Vishal Bhardwaj hit the streets to protest against the attack on JNU allegedly conducted by ABVP members and supporters.
JNUSU president Aishe Ghosh and 19 others have been charged by the Delhi police for "vandalism" and the perpetrators of Sunday's attack remain at large.
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JNUSU president Aishe Ghosh called the attack ‘organised’ through a nexus between varsity security and vandals.
The Home Minister said students had raised "Bharat tere tukde honge" and they should be sent to jail, in an apparent reference to the 2016 sedition case against Kanhaiya Kumar.