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The Telegraph
Assam among high-crime statesthat the police should take action against cattle smugglers," said Abhijit Sany
Assam among high-crime states
The Telegraph / Posted 4 hours ago
that the police should take action against cattle smugglers," said Abhijit Sanyal, a member of the Manch. The Post-Graduate Students' Union of Dibrugarh University condemned the incident and demanded punishment to the culprits. They submitted a... Read more
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The Irish Times
Students feel the squeeze as rental costs soarIncreases in the cost of college campus accommodation and high rates for specia
Students feel the squeeze as rental costs soar
The Irish Times / Posted 15 hours ago
Increases in the cost of college campus accommodation and high rates for specialised student accommodation are forcing students to pay above-average prices for housing for the upcoming academic year. Despite rent costs soaring to pre-Celtic Tiger... Read more
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Irish Examiner
UCC management reverses decision to close beloved Old BarManagement at University College Cork has done a U-turn on its decision to call
UCC management reverses decision to close beloved Old Bar
Irish Examiner / Posted 19 hours ago
Management at University College Cork has done a U-turn on its decision to call time on the Old Bar. UCC Students’ Union confirmed yesterday that the landmark on-campus bar, a feature for over 30 years, has been saved from closure and will reopen at... Read more
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Brandon Sun
LocalThe Aseneskak Casino in northern Manitoba has announced plans to relocate to a
Local
Brandon Sun / Posted 19 hours ago
The Aseneskak Casino in northern Manitoba has announced plans to relocate to a larger centre within the province and the organization says it has not ruled out a move to Westman. Brandon University Students’ Union released a statement Tuesday... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Revoking anti-abortion group's status was wrongBy settling out of court this week, the Brandon University Students’ Union has
Revoking anti-abortion group's status was wrong
Brandon Sun / Posted 19 hours ago
By settling out of court this week, the Brandon University Students’ Union has tacitly admitted that it erred when its board decided to revoke an anti-abortion group’s club status. Or perhaps it couldn’t afford the legal bills to fight it. Either... Read more
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Brandon Sun
BUSU addresses anti-abortion group's statusBrandon University Students’ Union released a statement Tuesday afternoon regar
BUSU addresses anti-abortion group's status
Brandon Sun / Posted 19 hours ago
Brandon University Students’ Union released a statement Tuesday afternoon regarding its decision to restore an anti-abortion student group’s club status. As reported in The Brandon Sun yesterday, BUSU reversed its decision to revoke the Students for... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
DU students share their ‘mann ki baat’ on NOTACome September, the colleges of Delhi University, every year, witness the big h
DU students share their ‘mann ki baat’ on NOTA
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
Come September, the colleges of Delhi University, every year, witness the big hustle and bustle that comes along with the Delhi University Students’ Union (DUSU ) elections. Aspiring candidates have already started wooing the students in DU campuses.... Read more
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New Kerala
Bodoland campaigners block highways in Assam - newkerala.com #111970Guwahati, Aug 30 : Several organisations led by the All Bodo Students' Union (A
Bodoland campaigners block highways in Assam - newkerala.com #111970
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Guwahati, Aug 30 : Several organisations led by the All Bodo Students' Union (ABSU) on Tuesday blocked national highways at several points in Assam to restart the movement for creation of a separate Bodo state. Hundreds of members of ABSU and other... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Finance Ministry Official Nudges Students to Maintain IntegrityThe Assistant Finance Minister for Expenditure has challenged Liberian students
Finance Ministry Official Nudges Students to Maintain Integrity
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Assistant Finance Minister for Expenditure has challenged Liberian students to maintain integrity and strive to succeed in their professional careers. Mr. Alieu F. Nyei made the statement at the first Valedictorian Award ceremony organized by... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
VIU rocks back to schoolBY JENN McGARRIGLE The first day of school is fast approaching, and so is the
VIU rocks back to school
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted yesterday
BY JENN McGARRIGLE The first day of school is fast approaching, and so is the biggest event that happens at Vancouver Island University all year – Rock VIU: Welcome 2 Campus. Every year, hundreds of new students from Vancouver Island and around the... Read more
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The Hindu
JNU students to boycott Lyngdoh proposalsStudents opposed to cap on number of times a candidate can re-contest, reductio
JNU students to boycott Lyngdoh proposals
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Students opposed to cap on number of times a candidate can re-contest, reduction of campaign time : Students of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) have decided not to follow Lyngdoh committee recommendations for the university polls, and go by the... Read more
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The Hindu
JNUSU polls to be held as per Lyngdoh normsThe Jawaharlal Nehru University’s general body meeting, which started late on T
JNUSU polls to be held as per Lyngdoh norms
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
The Jawaharlal Nehru University’s general body meeting, which started late on Tuesday night, decided that the students’ union elections 2016-17 will be held just like the last four years — as per the rules laid down by the Lyngdoh Committee. The... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Anti-abortion group's club status restored at BUBrandon University Students’ Union has reversed its decision to revoke an anti-
Anti-abortion group's club status restored at BU
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
Brandon University Students’ Union has reversed its decision to revoke an anti-abortion group’s club status, ending any further court action. Students for Life is now recognized as an official student group for the 2016-17 school year. "It’s kind... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Don't panic: USI offers advice to students looking for accomodationThere's still time for students to find accommodation for the coming academic y
Don't panic: USI offers advice to students looking for accomodation
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
There's still time for students to find accommodation for the coming academic year. That's the message from The Union of Students in Ireland, who is launching the 2016 Finance and Accommodation Guide today. Students are also being reminded to... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Bodoland movement for separate state resumes after two yearsAfter a lull of over two years, the movement for creation of a separate Bodolan
Bodoland movement for separate state resumes after two years
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
After a lull of over two years, the movement for creation of a separate Bodoland resumed on Tuesday with protesters blocking major national highways across Assam. Accusing the Centre of ignoring their demand, groups headed by All Bodo Students Union... Read more
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The Columbian
Evergreen, teachers reach contract agreementWith little time left to spare, the Evergreen School District and its union ten
Evergreen, teachers reach contract agreement
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
With little time left to spare, the Evergreen School District and its union tentatively reached a contract agreement at about 3 a.m. today. According to a Facebook post from the union, the Evergreen Education Association, the district and union... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Granted bail, faces of JNU sedition row move onOver six months after 21 Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) students landed in t
Granted bail, faces of JNU sedition row move on
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
Over six months after 21 Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) students landed in trouble in the wake of the February 9 event to commemorate Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru, a Delhi court has now granted regular bail to JNU students’ union president... Read more
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BBC News
Kanhaiya Kumar: India's most loved and loathed studentteachers, Kanhaiya Kumar, India's most loved and loathed student, looks remarka
Kanhaiya Kumar: India's most loved and loathed student
BBC News / Posted 3 days ago
teachers, Kanhaiya Kumar, India's most loved and loathed student, looks remarkably composed. He is the president of the students' union, is affiliated to the Communist Party of India, and considers himself a Marxist. It's been barely a month... Read more
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The Telegraph
Tough talk on teacher assaulthe said. Teachers have alleged that a running battle between two groups of Tri
Tough talk on teacher assault
The Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
he said. Teachers have alleged that a running battle between two groups of Trinamul supporters over the control of the students' union had led to several clashes over the past few days. Commerce teacher Aswini Kumar Roy filed a police... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Jharkhand BJP chief resigned after speaking ‘against’ own partyTala Marandi’s resignation as Jharkhand BJP chief just 13 weeks after his appoi
Jharkhand BJP chief resigned after speaking ‘against’ own party
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
Tala Marandi’s resignation as Jharkhand BJP chief just 13 weeks after his appointment has a lot to do with his criticism of his own government over proposed changes in the laws safeguarding tribal land rights, analysts said. The Santhal leader --... Read more
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The Economic Times
Jharkhand BJP chief sacked for speaking against own governmentRANCHI: Tala Marandi's sacking as Jharkhand BJP chief just 13 weeks after his a
Jharkhand BJP chief sacked for speaking against own government
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
RANCHI: Tala Marandi's sacking as Jharkhand BJP chief just 13 weeks after his appointment has a lot to do with his criticism of his own government over proposed changes in the laws safeguarding tribal land rights, observers say. The Santhal leader,... Read more
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New Kerala
Jharkhand BJP chief sacked for speaking against own government ( - newkerala.com #110479Ranchi, Aug 27 : Tala Marandi's sacking as Jharkhand BJP chief just 13 weeks af
Jharkhand BJP chief sacked for speaking against own government ( - newkerala.com #110479
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Ranchi, Aug 27 : Tala Marandi's sacking as Jharkhand BJP chief just 13 weeks after his appointment has a lot to do with his criticism of his own government over proposed changes in the laws safeguarding tribal land rights, observers say. The Santhal... Read more
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Brandon Sun
As I See ItPallister faces no-win scenario It took less than a year but Brian Pallister ma
As I See It
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Pallister faces no-win scenario It took less than a year but Brian Pallister may already be facing his Kobayashi Maru. Admittedly, this is likely to be the first time anyone of my craft has endeavoured to tie the Manitoba premier with the fictional... Read more
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New Kerala
Delhi court grants bail to Kanhaiya Kumar, two others - newkerala.com #110393New Delhi, Aug 26 : A court here on Monday granted regular bail to Jawaharlal N
Delhi court grants bail to Kanhaiya Kumar, two others - newkerala.com #110393
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
New Delhi, Aug 26 : A court here on Monday granted regular bail to Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union (JNUSU) president Kanhaiya Kumar and two others accused in a sedition case after Delhi Police didn't oppose their plea and said they had... Read more
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New Kerala
Delhi Police gives green signal to Kanhaiya Kumar's bail plea - newkerala.com #110358New Delhi, Aug 26 : The Delhi Police on Friday told a court here that Jawaharla
Delhi Police gives green signal to Kanhaiya Kumar's bail plea - newkerala.com #110358
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
New Delhi, Aug 26 : The Delhi Police on Friday told a court here that Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union (JNUSU) leader Kanhaiya Kumar and two others had cooperated in the probe in a sedition case. The police did not oppose the bail... Read more
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The Hindu
Bangla or Banga? Mamata holds impromptu referendum at public rallyTrinamool supporters choose Bangla over Banga in a unanimous voice vote. West
Bangla or Banga? Mamata holds impromptu referendum at public rally
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
Trinamool supporters choose Bangla over Banga in a unanimous voice vote. West Bengal witnessed an unique voice referendum on Friday when Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee asked the supporters of her party’s students wing to choose between Bangla or... Read more
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New Kerala
Freedom fighter Murmu's great-grandson waiting for a job - newkerala.com #110201father Betadhan Murmu died in 2002 and the family was in dire straits. But in 2
Freedom fighter Murmu's great-grandson waiting for a job - newkerala.com #110201
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
father Betadhan Murmu died in 2002 and the family was in dire straits. But in 2006, Sudesh Mahto, chief of All-Jharkhand Students' Union, visited the family and decided to do his bit to pull them out of the abyss. Mahto was impressed by Mandal's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UTG Student Union President Bags Continental AwardThe president of the University Student Union, Ansumana B. Bojang, has been cro
UTG Student Union President Bags Continental Award
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The president of the University Student Union, Ansumana B. Bojang, has been crowned with the 5th edition of the Africa Students Activist of the Year 2016 Award, at the All-Africa Students Union (AASU) conference held at the Coconut Groove Regency... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
VC Can't Suspend Me From Work - Unical BursarCalabar — Bursar of the University of Calabar, Mr. Peter Agi, has said that as
VC Can't Suspend Me From Work - Unical Bursar
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Calabar — Bursar of the University of Calabar, Mr. Peter Agi, has said that as a principal officer of the institution, the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Zanna Akpagu, has no power to suspend him for trying to instil financial discipline. Public Relations... Read more
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New Kerala
Bodo outfits to restart statehood movement on August 30 - newkerala.com #109834Aug 25 : Slamming the attitude of the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA
Bodo outfits to restart statehood movement on August 30 - newkerala.com #109834
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Aug 25 : Slamming the attitude of the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government at the Centre, the All-Bodo Students' Union (ABSU) and several other Bodo civil society organisations have decided to revive their movement for a... Read more
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The Hindu
JNU rape accused surrendersWanted for the alleged rape of a PhD scholar, Jawaharlal Nehru University stude
JNU rape accused surrenders
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
Wanted for the alleged rape of a PhD scholar, Jawaharlal Nehru University student Anmol Ratan surrendered before the Delhi Police on Wednesday night. Conforming the development, Nupur Prasad, Additional DCP (South), said Ratan surrendered at Vasant... Read more
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New Kerala
Nagas facilitates NSCN-IM leader Anthony Shimray - newkerala.com #109356August : To commemorate and celebrate the recent release from jail of NSCN-IM a
Nagas facilitates NSCN-IM leader Anthony Shimray - newkerala.com #109356
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
August : To commemorate and celebrate the recent release from jail of NSCN-IM activist Anthony Shimray, the Naga Students Union, Delhi (NSUD) organized a felicitation programme at Nagaland House recently. Shimray was released from Delhi's Tihar... Read more
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New Kerala
Nagas felicitates NSCN-IM leader Anthony Shimray - newkerala.com #109359August : To commemorate and celebrate the recent release from jail of NSCN-IM a
Nagas felicitates NSCN-IM leader Anthony Shimray - newkerala.com #109359
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
August : To commemorate and celebrate the recent release from jail of NSCN-IM activist Anthony Shimray, the Naga Students Union, Delhi (NSUD) organized a felicitation programme at Nagaland House recently. Shimray was released from Delhi's Tihar... Read more
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The Chronicle
Duke graduate students celebrate ruling by National Labor Relations Board, prepare to unionizeA crowd of thirty gathered at the Chapel Tuesday to celebrate a National Labor
Duke graduate students celebrate ruling by National Labor Relations Board, prepare to unionize
The Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
A crowd of thirty gathered at the Chapel Tuesday to celebrate a National Labor Relations Board ruling allowing graduate students to unionize. Duke graduate students are preparing to unionize following a favorable ruling by the National Labor... Read more
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Daily News
Colombo University students protest over student suspensionsA protest was held at the Colombo University yesterday (23) opposing the decisi
Colombo University students protest over student suspensions
Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
A protest was held at the Colombo University yesterday (23) opposing the decision taken by the university authorities to suspend four students on charges of holding an awareness programme for first year students. The protest march started at 11 a.m.... Read more
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The Economic Times
Afzal Guru row: JNU panel finds 21 students guilty, fine reduced for fewNEW DELHI: The appellate authority which heard the appeals of the 21 JNU studen
Afzal Guru row: JNU panel finds 21 students guilty, fine reduced for few
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
NEW DELHI: The appellate authority which heard the appeals of the 21 JNU students who were penalised in connection with the controversial February 9 event has found all of them guilty of indiscipline even as the financial penalty imposed on some of... Read more
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dna
Afzal Guru row: JNU panel finds 21 students guilty, fine reduced for fewThe appellate authority which heard the appeals of the 21 JNU students who were
Afzal Guru row: JNU panel finds 21 students guilty, fine reduced for few
dna / Posted 8 days ago
The appellate authority which heard the appeals of the 21 JNU students who were penalised in connection with the controversial February 9 event has found all of them guilty of indiscipline even as the financial penalty imposed on some of them has... Read more
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asianage
Afzal Guru row: JNU panel finds 21 students guilty indisciplineJNU Students’ Union (JNUSU) president Kanhaiya Kumar along with the members of
Afzal Guru row: JNU panel finds 21 students guilty indiscipline
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
JNU Students’ Union (JNUSU) president Kanhaiya Kumar along with the members of All India Youth Federation. (Photo: Venugopal) Three students including students union president Kanhaiya Kumar were arrested in a sedition case over the event and are... Read more
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asianage
Afzal Guru row JNU panel finds 21 students guilty indisciplineJNU Students’ Union (JNUSU) president Kanhaiya Kumar along with the members of
Afzal Guru row JNU panel finds 21 students guilty indiscipline
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
JNU Students’ Union (JNUSU) president Kanhaiya Kumar along with the members of All India Youth Federation. (Photo: Venugopal) Three students including students union president Kanhaiya Kumar were arrested in a sedition case over the event and are... Read more
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dna
JNU rape case: Patiala House Court records statement of complainantand BJP's Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad are trying to cash in on the incide
JNU rape case: Patiala House Court records statement of complainant
dna / Posted 8 days ago
and BJP's Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad are trying to cash in on the incident by staging protests against it. JNU Students' Union, which has members from AISA, AISF and ABVP, today staged a protest outside Vasant Kunj police station... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
As John Kerry Visits SokotoSokoto's religious moderation is a rich lesson for a troubled world Nigeria an
As John Kerry Visits Sokoto
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Sokoto's religious moderation is a rich lesson for a troubled world Nigeria and particularly our state, Sokoto, will this week play host US Secretary of State Mr. John Kerry, who will pay a two day working visit to our state. Our August visitor's... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Rents rise to pre-crash levels fuelling fears of student crisisRents have soared to Celtic Tiger-era levels fuelling fears of a college studen
Rents rise to pre-crash levels fuelling fears of student crisis
Irish Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
Rents have soared to Celtic Tiger-era levels fuelling fears of a college student accommodation crisis. Q2 has had the largest rent rise since 2007. Picture: Photocall New figures show rents rose nationwide by an average of 3.9% in the second... Read more
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asianage
JNU rape accused still on the runA day after a 28-year-old JNU student alleged she was raped by a fellow scholar
JNU rape accused still on the run
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
A day after a 28-year-old JNU student alleged she was raped by a fellow scholar on the campus, the accused, identified as Aisa activist Anmol Ratan in the victim’s police complaint, is still on the run. “The accused student has not joined the probe... Read more
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dna
Afzal Guru row: JNU panel submits final report on students' punishmentsThe JNU on Monday said the Appellate Authority which heard the appeals of the v
Afzal Guru row: JNU panel submits final report on students' punishments
dna / Posted 9 days ago
The JNU on Monday said the Appellate Authority which heard the appeals of the varsity students who were penalised in connection with the controversial February 9 event has submitted its final report. "In the light of the recommendation of the High... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
JNUSU demands action against student accused of rapeMembers of the JNU students’ union on Monday approached the varsity’s vice-chan
JNUSU demands action against student accused of rape
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 days ago
Members of the JNU students’ union on Monday approached the varsity’s vice-chancellor, seeking action against a student who has been accused of sexual assault by a fellow mate. A 28-year-old JNU student had on Sunday approached Delhi police and... Read more
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dna
JNUSU demands action against student accused of rapeJNU Students Union on Monday approached the varsity Vice Chancellor seeking act
JNUSU demands action against student accused of rape
dna / Posted 9 days ago
JNU Students Union on Monday approached the varsity Vice Chancellor seeking action against a student who has been accused of sexual assault by a fellow mate. A 28-year-old JNU student had approached Delhi Police on Sunday and filed a rape case... Read more
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asianage
JNUSU demands action against student accused of rapeThe victim has accused a fellow student of raping her in a hostel room on the u
JNUSU demands action against student accused of rape
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
The victim has accused a fellow student of raping her in a hostel room on the university campus. The accused student has not joined the probe and is unavailable for questioning. New Delhi: JNU Students Union on Monday approached the varsity Vice... Read more
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The Economic Times
DU to introduce NOTA in student union polls for the first time in historythe students from most colleges and faculties. Apart from DUSU, which is an umb
DU to introduce NOTA in student union polls for the first time in history
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
the students from most colleges and faculties. Apart from DUSU, which is an umbrella council, each college also has its own students' union for which they hold separate elections. Last year, the DUSU polls were swept by BJP-affiliated Akhil... Read more
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The Hindu
DU to introduce NOTA in student union pollsFor the first time, Delhi University has decided to introduce the NOTA option i
DU to introduce NOTA in student union polls
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
For the first time, Delhi University has decided to introduce the NOTA option in the student union polls scheduled on September 9. The decision to introduce the None Of The Above (NOTA) option in the EVMs for Delhi University Students Union (DUSU)... Read more
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Business Standard India
Tribal bodies against grant of ST status to 6 communitiesbut it will be 'bure din' (bad days) for the 14 communities," he added. Boro,
Tribal bodies against grant of ST status to 6 communities
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
but it will be 'bure din' (bad days) for the 14 communities," he added. Boro, who is also the President of All Bodo Students' Union, said Moran, Muttock, Tai-Ahom, Koch-Rajbongshi, Sootea and Tea-Tribes comprise 56 per cent of Assam's total... Read more
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