Articles about SFI

JNUSU leader denied permission for gatherings in Bengal, tensions follow

15 Feb 2020

India
JNUSU leader denied permission for gatherings in Bengal, tensions follow

Mamata Banerjee, the Chief Minister of West Bengal, has no dearth of critics and President of JNU Students' Union, Aishe Ghosh has joined the list.

JNU: Delhi Police identifies 37 members of 'Unity against Left'

11 Jan 2020

India
JNU: Delhi Police identifies 37 members of 'Unity against Left'

The Delhi Police Special Investigation Team (SIT) has identified 37 people from the 60-member WhatsApp group associated with the violent attack on Delhi's Jawaharlal Nehru University on January 5.

What happened at JNU last night? All your questions answered

06 Jan 2020

India
What happened at JNU last night? All your questions answered

Terror took over Jawaharlal Nehru University last night when masked goons entered the campus, beat students and teachers as well as vandalized the campus. Over 20 people were injured.

Citizenship (Amendment) Bill clears Lok Sabha, protests planned across Northeast

10 Dec 2019

India
Citizenship (Amendment) Bill clears Lok Sabha, protests planned across Northeast

With the contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Bill clearing the Lok Sabha test on Monday, a student's body has called for an 11-hour shutdown across Northeast. The bandh started at 5 am today and will continue till 4 pm.

Goa swimming coach arrested for raping teen training under him

07 Sep 2019

India
Goa swimming coach arrested for raping teen training under him

On Friday, Goa Police arrested swimming coach Surajit Ganguly in New Delhi for raping a 15-year-old girl training under him.

Jammu: University website hacked after attack on Kerala, TN students

17 Apr 2019

India
Jammu: University website hacked after attack on Kerala, TN students

Following the alleged attack at Central University of Jammu (CUJ) on students from Kerala and Tamil Nadu on Friday, the university's website was hacked on Tuesday.

After JNUSU polls results, clashes erupt between ABVP, Left members

17 Sep 2018

India
After JNUSU polls results, clashes erupt between ABVP, Left members

Members of the RSS-affiliated ABVP and the Left-backed AISA entered into a scuffle today, hours after the JNU Students' Union (JNUSU) poll results were announced.

JNUSU Elections: United-Left sweeps all four seats, ABVP comes second

16 Sep 2018

Politics
JNUSU Elections: United-Left sweeps all four seats, ABVP comes second

The Left Unity has worked wonders at the Jawaharlal Nehru University Student Union elections, as it swept all four seats of President, Vice President, General Secretary and Joint Secretary.

JNUSU Election 2018: Counting suspended temporarily after ABVP protest

15 Sep 2018

Delhi
JNUSU Election 2018: Counting suspended temporarily after ABVP protest

Counting of votes for the Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union (JNUSU) polls was suspended today morning after Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) members protested alleging they weren't informed about the process.

JNUSU election: Students begin to vote for four crucial posts

14 Sep 2018

Delhi
JNUSU election: Students begin to vote for four crucial posts

Polling for the keenly contested Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union (JNUSU) election is underway with students queuing up to cast their votes for the four crucial posts of President, Vice-President, Secretary, and Joint Secretary.

#NewsBytesInvestigation: Nepotism in India's Sambo Federation killing deserving athletes' chances

04 Aug 2018

Sports
#NewsBytesInvestigation: Nepotism in India's Sambo Federation killing deserving athletes' chances

Sambo, a Russian combat-sport came to India, 25 years ago, but has failed to produce even one player of International stature. It's because of rampant nepotism in the Sambo Federation of India (SFI), alleged athlete Meenu Poonia.

Kerala: PFI workers attack SFI; 1 dead and 2 injured

02 Jul 2018

India
Kerala: PFI workers attack SFI; 1 dead and 2 injured

A Students' Federation of India (SFI) leader was stabbed to death and two others were injured in an attack allegedly by members of Campus Front and Popular Front of India (PFI) at a college in Kochi in Kerala, police said.

On Adityanath's birthday, here are 5 lesser-known facts about him

05 Jun 2018

Politics
On Adityanath's birthday, here are 5 lesser-known facts about him

Yogi Adityanath is a rare Indian politician who drove his wagon to electoral success quicker than most.

Kerala: Youth Congress leader hacked to death

13 Feb 2018

Politics
Kerala: Youth Congress leader hacked to death

A Youth Congress leader died this morning after being attacked by a group of men in North Kerala's Kannur district yesterday.

JNUSU Polls: United-Left defeats ABVP to win all 4 seats

10 Sep 2017

India
JNUSU Polls: United-Left defeats ABVP to win all 4 seats

Making a clean sweep in the Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union polls, the United Left Alliance defeated RSS-backed ABVP with considerable margins to retain all four seats.

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.

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.

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.

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.

ABVP wins DU, Left takes JNU

11 Sep 2016

Politics
ABVP wins DU, Left takes JNU

The Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad has retained its stronghold of Delhi University, winning 3 out of the 4 central panel posts of DUSU.

Student union elections in Delhi University and JNU

10 Sep 2016

Politics
Student union elections in Delhi University and JNU

Thousands of students across Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) and Delhi University (DU) voted to elect representatives for the student union on 9th Sep.