Articles about Gurmehar Kaur

Shah Rukh Khan begins shooting for 'Ted Talks' Season 2

23 May 2019

Entertainment
Shah Rukh Khan begins shooting for 'Ted Talks' Season 2

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan's fans may not get to see him in any films in the near future, but they needn't be disappointed. The 53-year-old actor is already filming for the second season of Ted Talks India Nayi Soch.

Shabana Azmi seeks votes for Kanhaiya Kumar, slams BJP

26 Apr 2019

Politics
Shabana Azmi seeks votes for Kanhaiya Kumar, slams BJP

On Thursday, veteran actress Shabana Azmi campaigned for CPI candidate Kanhaiya Kumar in Begusarai, where she accused BJP of inciting communal tensions.

Gurmehar Kaur to grace Shah Rukh's TED Talks 'Nayi Soch'

15 Dec 2017

Entertainment
Gurmehar Kaur to grace Shah Rukh's TED Talks 'Nayi Soch'

Daughter of a slain army officer, Gurmehar Kaur, the student-turned-activist, who came to limelight her recent comments on ABVP, has now been invited by Shah Rukh Khan to appear on his show, TED Talks India 'Nayi Soch'.

Gurmehar Kaur among Time's top 10 Next Generation leaders

13 Oct 2017

India
Gurmehar Kaur among Time's top 10 Next Generation leaders

Gurmehar Kaur, who shot to fame after taking on the ABVP during the Ramjas violence, has been named by Time among its top-10 Next Generation leaders.

Meet the Yadav scion: Tejashwi, controversy's favorite child

27 Jul 2017

Politics
Meet the Yadav scion: Tejashwi, controversy's favorite child

The 28-year-old ex-deputy CM of Bihar has hogged the limelight often, mainly due to the several controversies he has been in.

Didn't know Gurmehar when I tweeted: Randeep Hooda

09 Mar 2017

India
Didn't know Gurmehar when I tweeted: Randeep Hooda

Randeep Hooda clarified his tweet in response to Gurmehar Kaur wasn't intended to be sexist or misogynistic, and that he should have been "more careful".

Ramjas probe committee requests witnesses to speak out

07 Mar 2017

India
Ramjas probe committee requests witnesses to speak out

In an emergency meeting, Ramjas College formed a committee to probe the recent violence in the campus.

It's your right to free speech, and others' too

06 Mar 2017

India
It's your right to free speech, and others' too

Free speech is possible only in a free environment, which India hasn't been able to provide.

DU students march in Delhi against ABVP

04 Mar 2017

India
DU students march in Delhi against ABVP

Students of Delhi University took out a protest march from Mandi House to Parliament Street, against alleged hooliganism by ABVP members.

Gurmehar Kaur trolled over fake video of drunk woman

04 Mar 2017

India
Gurmehar Kaur trolled over fake video of drunk woman

Delhi University student Gurmehar Kaur was once again trolled after a video was circulated on social media showing a young woman singing and dancing in a car.

Protests against dubbed movies spread in Karnataka

03 Mar 2017

Bengaluru
Protests against dubbed movies spread in Karnataka

On Friday, Karnataka witnessed protests against the screening of 'Sathyadev IPS', the Kannada dubbed version of Ajith's Tamil movie 'Yennai Arindhaal.'

Gurmehar Kaur deletes her Facebook account

03 Mar 2017

India
Gurmehar Kaur deletes her Facebook account

Gurmehar Kaur, a student of Delhi University who shot to fame last week for her retaliation against ABVP, has deleted her Facebook account.

Intolerant Indians have no place in India, says President

03 Mar 2017

India
Intolerant Indians have no place in India, says President

On the continuing debate on freedom of expression sparked by violent conflict in Delhi University's Ramjas College, President Pranab Mukherjee said that space for legitimate criticism and dissent should be allowed.

ABVP seeks a nationwide campus ban on Left organizations

02 Mar 2017

India
ABVP seeks a nationwide campus ban on Left organizations

ABVP will launch a protest today seeking a nationwide campus ban on Left-affiliated organizations.

Delhi inaugurates India's first integrated heliport

28 Feb 2017

Delhi
Delhi inaugurates India's first integrated heliport

India's first integrated heliport was inaugurated on Tuesday by Civil Minister Gajapathi Raju.

DU student gets rape threats for protesting ABVP on FB

27 Feb 2017

India
DU student gets rape threats for protesting ABVP on FB

LSR student Gurmehar Kaur, daughter of Kargil martyr Captain Mandeep Singh, has allegedly received rape threats after her social media campaign against the ABVP went viral.

Students and journalists injured during college protest

22 Feb 2017

India
Students and journalists injured during college protest

Nearly 20 students were injured during college protest that broke out at Delhi University's Ramjas college earlier today.