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Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad

JNU to fine students for dharnas, cancel admissions for violence 

The Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) in Delhi has come up with a new set of rules, under which it will impose a penalty of Rs. 20,000 on students holding dharnas.

27 Jan 2023


BBC documentary on PM Modi screened at Kolkata's Jadavpur University

The left-wing Students Federation of India (SFI) screened the banned BBC documentary on Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Kolkata's Jadavpur University campus on Thursday evening, reportedly without any interference from the police or university administration.

25 Jan 2023

Narendra Modi

JNU: Blackout, stone-pelting at students screening BBC documentary on Modi

A group of students screening the banned BBC documentary on Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) on Tuesday alleged they were met with an administration-sponsored blackout and then stone pelting.

BJP chief JP Nadda's tenure extended till 2024 LS polls

JP Nadda's tenure as the national president of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has been extended until June 2024.

09 Aug 2022


Rajasthan students climb atop water tanks in protest: Here's why

Two incidents this week led to students in separate Rajasthan colleges climbing atop water tanks to express their demands to the authorities.

JNU violence: Why did ABVP, Left students clash?

Violence rocked the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) in New Delhi on Sunday evening as groups of students clashed on campus.

21 Apr 2020


Palghar lynching: Police laxity exposed, cops suspended, CID probe ordered

Last week, a crowd of hundreds rained blows and sticks on three men, including two sadhus, in Palghar, Maharashtra, eventually killing them.

19 Feb 2020

Delhi Police

JNU attack: Delhi Police wrapping up investigation, charge-sheet expected soon

The investigation into the violence, that rocked Jawaharlal Nehru University last month, has entered its final leg and Delhi Police is expected to file a charge-sheet soon.

23 Jan 2020

Delhi Police

"Only one cure...": What minister said about Jamia, JNU protesters

A minister in the Central government has claimed he has the perfect "cure" for students of Jamia Millia Islamia and Jawaharlal Nehru Universities, that have been simmering with tensions for weeks now.

11 Jan 2020

Delhi Police

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.

10 Jan 2020

Deepika Padukone

"Promotional strategy": BJP's Himanta Biswa Sarma on Deepika's JNU visit

This week, Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone stunned everyone by turning up at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) to lend solidarity towards protesting students.

FIR against JNUSU President, but attackers of Sunday's violence 'unidentified'

Delhi Police has registered an FIR against President of Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union Aishe Ghosh and 19 others for vandalizing the server room.

07 Jan 2020

Delhi Police

JNU: ABVP leader admits they were 'asked' to carry acid

There is a huge buzz that ABVP, the student-wing of RSS, was involved in Sunday's attack on Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), which left over 20 injured.

06 Jan 2020

Uttar Pradesh

JNU fallout: UP-government beefs security at campuses, including AMU, BHU

The horror unleashed on students of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) has infuriated almost everyone, and rightly so.

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.

13 Sep 2019

Delhi University

DUSU elections: ABVP bags 3 seats; NSUI takes Secretary's post

The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS)-affiliated Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) swept the Delhi University Students' Union (DUSU) elections, winning three out of four seats on Friday.

24 Jan 2019

Delhi Police

Delhi law department examining JNU sedition case: CM Arvind Kejriwal

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today said the Delhi government's law department was examining granting sanction for prosecution of former JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar in a sedition case.

23 Jan 2019

Delhi University

This is how DU plans to curb fake admissions

In a bid to curb fake admissions based on fraudulent documents, Delhi University (DU) wants its affiliated colleges to employ the help of forensic services.

17 Nov 2018

Delhi High Court

NSUI demands fresh DUSU elections after ABVP's Ankiv Baisoya resigns

The Congress-affiliated National Students' Union of India (NSUI) yesterday demanded fresh Delhi University Students' Union (DUSU) elections, a day after the students' body President Ankiv Baisoya resigned amid allegations of submitting a fake-degree for admission to the Delhi University.

15 Nov 2018

Delhi High Court

ABVP acts on NSUI accusations, sacks DUSU president Ankiv Baisoya

On Thursday, Delhi University Students' Union president Ankiv Baisoya was asked to step down from his post by the Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) over allegations of degree forgery.

08 Oct 2018

Delhi High Court

Najeeb Ahmed case: CBI can file closure report, says Delhi-HC

The Delhi High Court today allowed the CBI to file a closure report in the case related to missing JNU student Najeeb Ahmed.

01 Oct 2018

Madhya Pradesh

MP: 'Threatened' professor touches feet of ABVP students in college

A video has surfaced that purportedly shows a government college professor in Madhya Pradesh touching the feet of Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) activists after they threatened to lodge a police complaint over his objection to them raising "patriotic" slogans.

18 Sep 2018

Delhi University

DUSU President submitted fake documents to get admission, alleges NSUI

The Congress-backed NSUI has alleged that newly elected Delhi University Students' Union President, Ankiv Baisoya of RSS-affiliated ABVP, had submitted fake BA certificate to gain admission in the varsity.

18 Sep 2018

Delhi Police

JNU teachers take out peace rally against violence

Before the Jawaharlal Nehru University administration banned protests and rallies in campus yesterday, its teachers' association took out a peace march against the incidents of violence.

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.

16 Sep 2018

JNU Elections

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

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.

14 Sep 2018

Delhi University

#DUSUelections: ABVP winners celebrate victory, NSUI alleges cheating in results

The ABVP candidates who won the Delhi University Students' Union (DUSU) elections yesterday celebrated their victory and vowed to fulfill the promises made in their manifesto even as the sole NSUI winner alleged cheating in results.

On way to pay respect to Vajpayee, Swami Agnivesh attacked

In a condemnable incident, Swami Agnivesh was attacked outside the Bharatiya Janata Party headquarters in Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Marg, earlier today.

17 Jul 2018


Swami Agnivesh brutally thrashed by BJP workers in Jharkhand

On Tuesday, social activist Swami Agnivesh was allegedly attacked by BJP Yuva Morcha workers in Jharkhand's Pakur area.

21 May 2018

Delhi University

DU's first Open Day Session: Over 1,200 parents, students participate

Over 1,200 parents and students took part on the first day of "Open Day" session organized by the Delhi University to clear doubts on various courses, colleges and admission process.

13 May 2018

Delhi High Court

DUSU and DMRC to beautify 11 defaced metro stations

The Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) will hold a meeting in June with all stakeholders and volunteers to decide ways to beautify the 11 Delhi metro stations that were defaced during the varsity polls.

10 May 2018

Delhi University

450 DU students barred from writing exams due to short-attendance

As many as 450 students of Delhi University's Law Faculty will not be allowed to write exams due to attendance shortage, according to a notice issued by the varsity.

03 May 2018

Yogi Adityanath

AMU row: Yogi Adityanath says 'No question of glorifying Jinnah'

UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath waded into the ongoing Mohammed Ali Jinnah's portrait row in Aligarh Muslim University and said there was no question of glorifying the first Pakistani Prime Minister.

Jinnah portrait row at AMU: Police allegedly cane students

Many students of Aligarh Muslim University staged a protest after police allegedly caned them for marching to lodge a complaint against Hindu group that sought removal of Mohammed Ali Jinnah's portrait from the varsity's campus.

14 Apr 2018

Social Science

Another JNU Professor accused of molestation, complaint filed

A JNU Professor was accused of sexual molestation by a PhD scholar, making it the third such incident in two months.

23 Mar 2018


Bhopal: College suspends student for calling teachers 'anti-national' on FB

A student of the Motilal Vigyan Mahavidyalay (MVM) in Bhopal was expelled for one year after she termed its teaching staff as "anti-nationals" in her Facebook post.

27 Dec 2017

Himachal Pradesh

Jairam Thakur takes oath as 14th CM of Himachal Pradesh

Five-time MLA Jairam Thakur has taken oath as Himachal CM. He was elected to helm the state after the party's CM-candidate Prem Dhumal failed to win.

26 Dec 2017


MoS Anantkumar Hegde: BJP will change the constitution

MoS Employment and Skill Development Anantkumar Hegde ruffled feathers when he announced that BJP will respect the word "secular" only because the Constitution mentions it.

26 Dec 2017

Himachal Pradesh

How will the Himachal cabinet shape up?

After Jai Ram Thakur was named Himachal's CM, speculations have on about his possible cabinet.

14 Oct 2017


Bengaluru: Couple dead, 3 feared drowned in heavy rainstorm

Heavy rainfall in Bengaluru's Kurubarahalli and Lagere on Friday night led to the death of a couple due to a wall collapse.

13 Oct 2017

Delhi University

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.

13 Sep 2017

Delhi High Court

DUSU polls: NSUI candidate becomes president, ABVP gets secretary post

There was close contest between RSS-backed ABVP and Congress-supported NSUI as the Delhi University Students' Union (DUSU) voted to choose its new leaders.

11 Sep 2017


From corporate to politics: These Indian women are dominating

To achieve success in politics, one has to have grit, confidence, a go-getter attitude and a sharp mind. Much like what success in the corporate world demands.

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.

04 Aug 2017


Five DU professors accused of leading protest at Ramjas college

Delhi police accused five DU professors of heading a group shouting slogans about ''azadi'' at Ramjas College, leading to violent clashes.

06 Jun 2017


DU students taught to keep emails short like 'skirts'

In another row of sexism controversy, DU's Commerce students are being taught to keep emails short like 'skirts' in a book called Basic Business Communication.

01 Jun 2017


Two students kill themselves after Bihar Class XII results

At least two girls, who appeared for Class XII exams under the Bihar School Examination Board, killed themselves after results were declared.

08 Apr 2017


Disrespect to anthem: ABVP members halt match at Jammu University

Alleged ABVP members stormed the grounds of Jammu University on April 8 and halted an inter-university football match, alleging "Kashmiri" students had disrespected the national anthem.

01 Mar 2017

Delhi Police

Shazia Ilmi accuses Jamia University of dropping her from speakers

On Wednesday, BJP leader Shazia Ilmi accused Jamia University of dropping her name from a speakers' list for a seminar on triple talaq.

28 Feb 2017

Delhi Police

Delhi inaugurates India's first integrated heliport

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

23 Feb 2017

Delhi Police

Violence at Ramjas over Umar Khalid, Shehla Rashid's scheduled speeches

Clashes erupted at Ramjas College between ABVP and AISA members, divided over a scheduled seminar featuring Umar Khalid that was cancelled earlier.

AIIMS fires resident doctor over death of nurse

AIIMS fired a resident doctor for "wilful absence of duties", and served notice to a consultant "for not being available for the emergency", after a pregnant nurse died during delivery.

09 Feb 2017


Robbers flee with 30kg gold in daring Gurugram heist

In one of the most daring heists in Gurugram, six-seven robbers took off with over 30kg gold from Money Gold Rathnam firm.

04 Feb 2017

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)

'Discrepancies of Rs 27 crore n AAP's donation records': IT

IT department has found discrepancies in audit reports of AAP donations of up to Rs 27 crore.

24 Jan 2017


Does Delhi have a 'saggy' flyover?

A portion of flyover wall of Bhikaji Cama place appears to have 'sagged' and a wide gap is visible.

15 Dec 2016


The court is in session, in Delhi!

Power tussle between the LG and Delhi government is marching towards an interesting showdown.

01 Nov 2016


What's up with Delhi?

Residents of Ghaziabad and Noida kept Diwali a low key affair, as they remembered the martyred soldiers and prayed for Indian soldiers at border.