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To Counter Leftist Ideology RSS Chief to meet Academicians to Discuss Rewriting of University Curriculums

The pro Hindutva outfit the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief here on Friday has called for a covert meeting of the vice chancellors and academicians over the weekend to

Curse of Caste: Dalit Scholar of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) Commits Suicide

Just a year after the shocking suicide of dalit scholar Rohith Vemula in Hyderabad Central University, another Dalit scholar from Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) Muthu Krishnan (28) committed suicide in a friend’s home.

The Tribal Versus Development (by Umar Khalid, JNU)

Umar Khalid a PhD research scholar at JNU, New Delhi has written an opinion article upon the root cause of the on going conflict in the tribal belt of central and eastern India.

Academic Freedom Being Eroded In India: Amartya Sen

Nobel prize laureate in Economics Amartya Sen has said that the concept of autonomy of universities was increasingly becoming "alien" in the sub continent,

Free Speech and Academic Freedom under Threat in Indian Universities: says Amnesty India

Academic freedom in universities must be protected recent events at Ramjas college in Delhi illustrate the growing threat to freedom of expression on Indian university campuses, said Amnesty International India.

Jodhpur University files Complain Against JNU Professor For its Kashmir Remarks

As per the media reports the Registrar of Jai Narain Vyas University in Jodhpur has filed a police complaint against JNU professor Nivedita Menon over her alleged

JNU Students burn effigy of Indian PM Narendra Modi, Amit Shah depicting them as ‘Ravana’

A section of Jawahar Lal Nehru (JNU) students chose the visages of India Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah to depict them as Raavan and burnt the effigy.

I was misinterpretted, Both 1984 and 2002 were state led pogroms: Kanhaiya Kumar

Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union president and a young leftist Kanhaiya Kumar who had come under heavy criticism for his statement advocating differentiation between 1984 and 2002 massacres (read related news below), has offered a clarification maintaining that he was "misinterpreted" once again.

Sorry Kanhaiya, We Can’t Agree With You On 1984: Responses from Shehla Rashid and Sucheta De

Here are two responses on Kanhaiya’s statement differentiating between 1984 and 2002. One from JNUSU Vice-President and the Other from Sucheta De, a prominent leader of All India Students’ Association

1984 & 2002: Is My Violence Better Than Yours? A Fact Check

A badly written, and slightly garbled Press Trust of India report has stated that Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union President Kanhaiya Kumar has sought to differentiate between the 1984 anti-Sikh and 2002 anti-Muslim violence in Delhi and Gujarat respectively.

JNU’s Kanhaiya Kumar advocates “difference” between 1984 (Sikh) and 2002 (Muslim) genocides

JNU student leader Kanhaiya Kumar has reportedly advocated difference between anti-Sikh massacre of 1984 and anti-Muslim massacre of 2002.

Google Maps search for ‘sedition’ and ‘anti-national’ leads to JNU

The Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) was being labeled as hub of "seditious activities" and "anti-nationals" by some Hindutva outfits for past few weeks.

Shoe hurled at JNU student leader Kanhaiya Kumar in Hyderabad

A person reportedly hurled a shoe at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student leader Kanhaiya Kumar while he was addressing a press conference in Hyderabad today (March 24).

Azaadi Slogans raised at Jantar Mantar: Student bodies hold protest against Sangh activists

Campus Front, a student organization held a peaceful protest at Jantar Mantar on 22 March condemning and demanding justice for the victims of recent brutal killing of two Muslim youth in Jharkhand, allegedly carried out by ‘Gau Mata Raksha Samiti’, was assaulted by Swadeshi Jagaran Manch workers.

Proud for being charged under 124-A (Sedition): Umar Khalid at JNU Campus

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) students Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharjee, released on bail today after charged with sedition, address students at the university campus.

JNU top panel recommends expulsion of Kanhaiya Kumar & 4 others

The JNU row is likely to take the central stage once against as a high level inquiry committee set up by Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) has recommended the expulsion five JNU students.

Quirky video on Smriti Irani, Kanhaiya Kumar goes viral (Watch Video)

Known for its youth driven content, ‘The Quint’ has released a video depicting HRD minister Smriti Irani and Kanhiaya Kumar as leads of a song of the Bollywood movie ‘Hum Saath Saath Hain’.

Kashmir is illegally occupied by India, says JNU Professor Nivedita Menon

A new video has surfaced from the JNU campus in which JNU professor Nivedita Menon said that Kashmir was illegally occupied by India.

Indian Army rape women in Kashmir: Kanhaiya Kumar

On the occasion of International Women's Day, JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar said he would raise his voice against human rights violation and AFSPA [Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act] in Kashmir.

JNU star Kanhaiya Kumar likely to visit Punjab to attend Hussainiwala event

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) Students’ Union president Kanhaiya Kumar is likely to visit Punjab on March 23 to attend an annual function to be held in the memory of Shaheed Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev and Rajguru.

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