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Belfast Telegraph
Belfast crowd set to enjoy techno artist Paul RitchAhead of a busy summer schedule which will see him in Ibiza, Amsterdam and New
Belfast crowd set to enjoy techno artist Paul Ritch
Belfast Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
Ahead of a busy summer schedule which will see him in Ibiza, Amsterdam and New York, Paul Ritch (right) will visit Belfast Students' Union. After making his name in 2007, the French DJ has excited the international scene with releases on Sven... Read more
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The Economic Times
Delhi HC puts on hold JNU action against Umar Khalid, Anirban BhattacharyaNEW DELHI: Delhi High Court today put on hold the disciplinary action taken by
Delhi HC puts on hold JNU action against Umar Khalid, Anirban Bhattacharya
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
NEW DELHI: Delhi High Court today put on hold the disciplinary action taken by JNU administration against students Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya , accused of sedition in connection with a February 9 event, till their appeals against the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Delhi HC puts discipilinary action on hold against Umar khalid, Anirban BhattacharyaJustice Manmohan granted the protection to both the students who have sought th
Delhi HC puts discipilinary action on hold against Umar khalid, Anirban Bhattacharya
Business Standard India / Posted an hour ago
Justice Manmohan granted the protection to both the students who have sought the same relief that was given on May 13 to Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union (JNUSU) President Kanhaiya Kumar and others against whom disciplinary action was taken... Read more
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dna
High Court puts on hold JNU action against Umar, AnirbanDelhi High Court on Friday put on hold the disciplinary action taken by JNU adm
High Court puts on hold JNU action against Umar, Anirban
dna / Posted 2 hours ago
Delhi High Court on Friday put on hold the disciplinary action taken by JNU administration against students Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya, accused of sedition in connection with a February 9 event, till their appeals against the decision are... Read more
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The Telegraph
6 tribes push for ST statusTarun Gogoi government had made several representations to the Centre for ST st
6 tribes push for ST status
The Telegraph / Posted 12 hours ago
Tarun Gogoi government had made several representations to the Centre for ST status to these tribes. The president of Moran Students' Union, Arunjyoti Moran, demanded that the new government fulfil its promise to accord ST status to the six... Read more
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The Telegraph
Six groups push for ST statusTarun Gogoi government had made several representations to the Centre for ST st
Six groups push for ST status
The Telegraph / Posted 12 hours ago
Tarun Gogoi government had made several representations to the Centre for ST status to these tribes. President of Moran Students' Union Arunjyoti Moran demanded that the new government fulfil its promise to accord ST status to the six... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Anas Receives African Hero AwardThe Ohio University African Students' Union (ASU) has awarded ace investigative
Anas Receives African Hero Award
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
The Ohio University African Students' Union (ASU) has awarded ace investigative journalist, Anas Aremyaw Anas, with the African Hero of the year 2016. The event was held at a colorful ceremony on the school's premises in Athens Ohio, USA last... Read more
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The Financial Express
Farmers weakened during Modi rule: Shakeel AhmadCongress leader Shakeel Ahmad today charged the Narendra Modi government with “
Farmers weakened during Modi rule: Shakeel Ahmad
The Financial Express / Posted 15 hours ago
Congress leader Shakeel Ahmad today charged the Narendra Modi government with “weakening farmers” during its two-year rule (express photo) Congress leader Shakeel Ahmad today charged the Narendra Modi government with “weakening farmers” during its... Read more
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The Financial Express
‘India can reach top 50 in Doing Business ranking in few years’Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today said it is “possible” for the countr
‘India can reach top 50 in Doing Business ranking in few years’
The Financial Express / Posted 15 hours ago
Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today said it is “possible” for the country to reach top 50 in the World Bank’s Doing Business ranking in the next few years. (PTI) Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today said it is “possible” for the country... Read more
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The Financial Express
Umar Khalid, Anirban Bhattacharya move High Court for putting on hold their rusticationUmar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya, who were rusticated from JNU, have moved
Umar Khalid, Anirban Bhattacharya move High Court for putting on hold their rustication
The Financial Express / Posted 17 hours ago
Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya, who were rusticated from JNU, have moved Delhi High Court for putting on hold the disciplinary action taken against them by the varsity till their appeals against the decision are decided by the university’s... Read more
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dna
Ease of doing business: Possible for India to reach top 50 in the World Bank's ranking, says Nirmala SitharamanCommerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday said it is "possible" for the
Ease of doing business: Possible for India to reach top 50 in the World Bank's ranking, says Nirmala Sitharaman
dna / Posted 18 hours ago
Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday said it is "possible" for the country to reach top 50 in the World Bank's Doing Business ranking in the next few years. "The fresh ranking will reflect that it is possible for us to reach that... Read more
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The Economic Times
Nothing concrete visible during two years of Modi govt: Lalu Prasad YadavPATNA: RJD President Lalu Prasad today alleged that nothing concrete was visibl
Nothing concrete visible during two years of Modi govt: Lalu Prasad Yadav
The Economic Times / Posted 18 hours ago
PATNA: RJD President Lalu Prasad today alleged that nothing concrete was visible during the two-year rule of Modi government which only "vitiated" the atmosphere in academic institutions. "There is no achievement of the Narendra Modi government in... Read more
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The Economic Times
India can reach top 50 in Doing Business ranking in few years: Nirmala SitharamanNEW DELHI: Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today said it is "possible" for
India can reach top 50 in Doing Business ranking in few years: Nirmala Sitharaman
The Economic Times / Posted 18 hours ago
NEW DELHI: Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today said it is "possible" for the country to reach top 50 in the World Bank's Doing Business ranking in the next few years. "The fresh ranking will reflect that it is possible for us to reach... Read more
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dna
Nothing concrete visible during PM Modi's two-year rule: Lalu Prasad YadavRJD President Lalu Prasad on Thursday alleged that nothing concrete was visible
Nothing concrete visible during PM Modi's two-year rule: Lalu Prasad Yadav
dna / Posted 19 hours ago
RJD President Lalu Prasad on Thursday alleged that nothing concrete was visible during the two-year rule of Modi government which only "vitiated" the atmosphere in academic institutions. "There is no achievement of the Narendra Modi government in... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Umar, Anirban move HC for same relief given to Kanhaiya,othersUmar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya, who were rusticated from JNU, have moved
Umar, Anirban move HC for same relief given to Kanhaiya,others
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya, who were rusticated from JNU, have moved Delhi high court seeking the same relief that was extended to JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar and others against whom disciplinary action was taken by the varsity for a... Read more
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The Economic Times
Umar Khalid, Anirban Bhattacharya move HC for same relief given to Kanhaiya,othersNEW DELHI: Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya , who were rusticated from
Umar Khalid, Anirban Bhattacharya move HC for same relief given to Kanhaiya,others
The Economic Times / Posted 21 hours ago
NEW DELHI: Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya , who were rusticated from JNU , have moved Delhi High Court seeking the same relief that was extended to JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar and others against whom disciplinary action was taken by the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Yvon Charbonneau was the conscience of Quebec’s union movementYvon Charbonneau, who died in Florida last month at the age of 75, was a workho
Yvon Charbonneau was the conscience of Quebec’s union movement
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
Yvon Charbonneau, who died in Florida last month at the age of 75, was a workhorse, a militant and always a stickler for proper French. The former French professor turned president of Quebec’s main teacher’s union turned politician could be found in... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Anas receives African Hero awardGeneral News of Wednesday, 25 May 2016 The Ohio University African Students' U
Anas receives African Hero award
Ghanaweb.com / Posted yesterday
General News of Wednesday, 25 May 2016 The Ohio University African Students' Union (ASU) has awarded ace investigative journalist, Anas Aremyaw Anas, with the African Hero of the year 2016. The event was held at a colorful ceremony on the school's... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
CSU trustees ratify contract with 10.5 percent faculty raiseLONG BEACH >> The California State University Board of Trustees has ratified a
CSU trustees ratify contract with 10.5 percent faculty raise
Pasadena Star-News / Posted yesterday
LONG BEACH >> The California State University Board of Trustees has ratified a labor contract providing pay raises for thousands of faculty members. “I am pleased the trustees ratified this agreement,” CSU Chancellor Timothy White said. “Investing... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
CSU trustees to vote today on 10.5 percent faculty raiseLONG BEACH — The California State University Board of Trustees is scheduled to
CSU trustees to vote today on 10.5 percent faculty raise
Pasadena Star-News / Posted yesterday
LONG BEACH — The California State University Board of Trustees is scheduled to vote today on a proposed labor contract that would provide pay raises for thousands of faculty members. The Collective Bargaining committee’s vote Tuesday in favor of the... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
What happened at the Izzard v Hannan EU debate?An EU battle of hearts and minds took place at the University of Reading's stud
What happened at the Izzard v Hannan EU debate?
Reading Evening Post / Posted yesterday
An EU battle of hearts and minds took place at the University of Reading's students' union on Tuesday night. Self proclaimed British European Eddie Izzard and Brexit supporting MEP Daniel Hannan fought both sides of the EU referendum on May 24. The... Read more
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The Telegraph
CHANGE OF GARB24: It is exactly 30 years and five months to the day when Sarbananda Sonowal b
CHANGE OF GARB
The Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
24: It is exactly 30 years and five months to the day when Sarbananda Sonowal became the second president of the All Assam Students' Union (AASU) to take oath as the chief minister of Assam this afternoon. The first was Prafulla Mahanta and he took... Read more
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The Hindu
Assam's Nellie Muslims say their vote was to stay back in IndiaEvery Muslim family in Nellie lost a member in the 1983 massacre. Nellie, a sm
Assam's Nellie Muslims say their vote was to stay back in India
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Every Muslim family in Nellie lost a member in the 1983 massacre. Nellie, a small hamlet ringed by low-lying hills, about 50 km from Guwahati, is infamous for the massacre in 1983 that claimed the lives of 1,800 Muslims. But in the recently... Read more
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Pitchfork
Watch the Kills' “Siberian Nights” Video"I've always looked at videos from a cultural perspective. Whether it's about a
Watch the Kills' “Siberian Nights” Video
Pitchfork / Posted 2 days ago
"I've always looked at videos from a cultural perspective. Whether it's about a single, cultural event or some facet of the band. Over the course of making this video, what was there evolved into being something more abstract. However, during its... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Eddie Izzard urges voters to keep faith with EU in university debate | Irish Examiner Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 08:27 pm Eddie Izzard has admitte
Eddie Izzard urges voters to keep faith with EU in university debate
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
| Irish Examiner Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 08:27 pm Eddie Izzard has admitted he thinks the European Union (EU)... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Eddie Izzard urges voters to keep faith with EU in university debatedid when he travelled around Europe in his youth. He went head-to-head with To
Eddie Izzard urges voters to keep faith with EU in university debate
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
did when he travelled around Europe in his youth. He went head-to-head with Tory MEP Daniel Hannan at Reading University Students' Union for a debate ahead of next month's referendum. Izzard listed big names including Barack Obama and Hillary... Read more
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The Financial Express
Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal’s steady rise to the topFrom student politics to joining AGP, then switching to BJP and becoming an Uni
Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal’s steady rise to the top
The Financial Express / Posted 2 days ago
From student politics to joining AGP, then switching to BJP and becoming an Union Minister, the new Assam Chief Minister Sarbanada Sonowal’s political journey to the top has been a steady climb marked by twists and turns. (PTI) From student politics... Read more
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dna
First-ever BJP govt assumes office in north-east with Sarbananda Sonowal as Assam CMSarbananda Sonowal was on Tuesday sworn-in as the chief minister of the first e
First-ever BJP govt assumes office in north-east with Sarbananda Sonowal as Assam CM
dna / Posted 2 days ago
Sarbananda Sonowal was on Tuesday sworn-in as the chief minister of the first ever Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Assam at an august ceremony here in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. 53-year-old Sonowal, who was administered... Read more
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The Economic Times
Assam CM Sarbanada Sonowal's steady rise to the topAct in the Supreme Court which finally scrapped it, Sonowal's foray into politi
Assam CM Sarbanada Sonowal's steady rise to the top
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
Act in the Supreme Court which finally scrapped it, Sonowal's foray into politics began with his joining the All Assam Students' Union ( AASU) where he served as its President from 1992 to 1999. A major figure in the students' politics of the... Read more
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The Financial Express
Finishing PhD now a political responsibility for me: Kanhaiya Kumar“A university which doesn’t allow dissent is no less than a prison and this gov
Finishing PhD now a political responsibility for me: Kanhaiya Kumar
The Financial Express / Posted 2 days ago
“A university which doesn’t allow dissent is no less than a prison and this government is turning varsities into jail” said Kanhaiya. (PTI) JNU Students’ Union president Kanhaiya Kumar, who is out on bail in a sedition case in connection with an... Read more
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Breitbart
Quarter Of Students Say Ban UKIP, Three Quarters All ‘Offensive’ SpeakersTwenty-seven per cent of British students believe UKIP members should not be in
Quarter Of Students Say Ban UKIP, Three Quarters All ‘Offensive’ Speakers
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
Twenty-seven per cent of British students believe UKIP members should not be invited to speak on campuses, a practice also known as “no platforming”. A significant 76 per cent would also ban any speaker who had views that offended them, and 48 per... Read more
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The Hindu
Finishing PhD now a political responsibility for me: Kanhaiya'Questions are being raised about taxpayers money being spent on us and why our
Finishing PhD now a political responsibility for me: Kanhaiya
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
'Questions are being raised about taxpayers money being spent on us and why our PhDs are taking so long and subsidies being given to us.' Jawaharlal Nehru University Students’ Union president Kanhaiya Kumar, who is out on bail in a sedition case in... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
AASU stamp evident on Assam’s new BJP-led govtThe BJP-led alliance government in Assam bears the stamp of the All Assam Stude
AASU stamp evident on Assam’s new BJP-led govt
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
The BJP-led alliance government in Assam bears the stamp of the All Assam Students’ Union (AASU), whose anti-foreigners’ agitation of 1979-85 gave the state its pet election issue — Bangladeshis. Chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal is the second AASU... Read more
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iol.co.za
Opposition slams Zanu-PF over Africa Day marchHarare - A group of youths from different opposition political parties on Monda
Opposition slams Zanu-PF over Africa Day march
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Harare - A group of youths from different opposition political parties on Monday criticised Zanu-PF youths for planning their million man march on Africa Day on Wednesday, saying they should rather direct their energies to more serious national... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Milestones - UNIBEN Gets Female SUG President, Abeshi Exits Immigration and Other Things We Saw Last Weekthe lingering foreign exchange crisis.. Lauretta Obakpolo, a 400-level Pharmac
Milestones - UNIBEN Gets Female SUG President, Abeshi Exits Immigration and Other Things We Saw Last Week
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
the lingering foreign exchange crisis.. Lauretta Obakpolo, a 400-level Pharmacy student, has been elected President of the Students' Union Government (SUG) of the University of Benin (UNIBEN). She won the election after beating five other... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Remove tents, Rohith Vemula memorial: Hyderabad University to studentsThe University of Hyderabad may be heading for another showdown, with students
Remove tents, Rohith Vemula memorial: Hyderabad University to students
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
The University of Hyderabad may be heading for another showdown, with students opposing an order to remove tents from the campus shopping complex, the epicentre of the protests that followed the suicide of Dalit scholar Rohith Vemula. Students have... Read more
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The Hindu
Profile of Sarbananda Sonowal, BJP Assam unit chief and CM candidate in 2016 Assam Assembly ElectionSarbananda Sonowal began his political career in the All Assam Students Union,
Profile of Sarbananda Sonowal, BJP Assam unit chief and CM candidate in 2016 Assam Assembly Election
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
Sarbananda Sonowal began his political career in the All Assam Students Union, and was its president between 1992 and 1999. Mr. Sonowal joined the Asom Gana Parishad, the political avatar of the AASU, in 2001 and was elected MLA in the same year. He... Read more
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Daily Star
Fury as tampon bins put in MEN'S toilets in UK to help transgender studentsDECISION: Top UK universities are installing sanitary towel bins in mens' toile
Fury as tampon bins put in MEN'S toilets in UK to help transgender students
Daily Star / Posted 3 days ago
DECISION: Top UK universities are installing sanitary towel bins in mens' toilets Equal rights campaigners at leading universities have been pressing for the changes for ages to allow biologically female transgender students to use them without... Read more
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asianage
Security boost for Mumbai University's exam wingThe University of Mumbai (MU) will be roping in an Israeli agency to improve th
Security boost for Mumbai University's exam wing
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
The University of Mumbai (MU) will be roping in an Israeli agency to improve the security in the examination section following the engineering exam scam wherein the Mumbai police busted a group of eight people that included permanent and temporary... Read more
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The Columbian
Advisory committee to recommend new Ridgefield schools, more classroomsIt’s no secret that Ridgefield’s population is growing, and city and school off
Advisory committee to recommend new Ridgefield schools, more classrooms
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
It’s no secret that Ridgefield’s population is growing, and city and school officials now have the task of figuring out where to put everyone. At the Ridgefield School District’s board of directors meeting May 10, the board voted in favor of an item... Read more
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dna
Real test for BJP starts nowThere is a telling detail in the Assam assembly election result. The Bharatiya
Real test for BJP starts now
dna / Posted 4 days ago
There is a telling detail in the Assam assembly election result. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) emerged the first-time victor with 60 seats in a House of 126 and its share of votes polled stood at 29.5 per cent, tantalisingly behind outgoing... Read more
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The Economic Times
Assam's Chief Minister designate Sarbananda Sonowal resigns as Union MinisterThe resignation letter of 53-year-old Sonowal was forwarded by Prime Minister N
Assam's Chief Minister designate Sarbananda Sonowal resigns as Union Minister
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
The resignation letter of 53-year-old Sonowal was forwarded by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the President, who accepted it. "The President, as advised by the Prime Minister, has accepted the resignation of Sarbananda Sonowal, Minister of State... Read more
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dna
Sarbananda Sonowal resigns as Union Minister; to take oath as Assam CM on May 24Assam's Chief Minister designate Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday resigned from the
Sarbananda Sonowal resigns as Union Minister; to take oath as Assam CM on May 24
dna / Posted 4 days ago
Assam's Chief Minister designate Sarbananda Sonowal on Sunday resigned from the Union Council of Ministers. The resignation letter of 53-year-old Sonowal was forwarded by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the President, who accepted it. "The... Read more
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dna
Sarbananda Sonowal promises to seal Assam-Bangladesh border once he assumes chargeUnion Minister and Assam's likely chief minister designate Sarbananda Sonowal h
Sarbananda Sonowal promises to seal Assam-Bangladesh border once he assumes charge
dna / Posted 5 days ago
Union Minister and Assam's likely chief minister designate Sarbananda Sonowal has said that when the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led coalition assumes administrative charge in the state next week, it will take the decision to seal the border with... Read more
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New Kerala
'We will seal Assam's border with Bangladesh to prevent further infiltration,' says Sonowal - newkerala.com #67039New Delhi, May 23 : Union Minister and Assam's likely chief minister designate
'We will seal Assam's border with Bangladesh to prevent further infiltration,' says Sonowal - newkerala.com #67039
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
New Delhi, May 23 : Union Minister and Assam's likely chief minister designate Sarbanda Sonowal has said that when the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led coalition assumes administrative charge in the state next week, it will take the decision to seal... Read more
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express
One in four students want Ukip members BANNED from speaking at university eventsForeman said it was "sad" students were "fighting to close their minds against
One in four students want Ukip members BANNED from speaking at university events
express / Posted 5 days ago
Foreman said it was "sad" students were "fighting to close their minds against new ideas". In March 2014, Derby University Students' Union banned Ukip from speaking – claiming its members hold "extremist views". The union took the drastic measure... Read more
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Business Standard India
Will seal Assam's border with Bangladesh to prevent further infiltration: SonowalBJP is concerned about 'ongoing erosion of Assamese traditions, culture and way
Will seal Assam's border with Bangladesh to prevent further infiltration: Sonowal
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
BJP is concerned about 'ongoing erosion of Assamese traditions, culture and way of life', said the new CM designate Union Minister and Assam's likely chief minister... Read more
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Calcutta News
'Trinamool Congress anti-people like Left'of Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra, Jharkhand, Odisha, West Bengal and Telangana. Kh
'Trinamool Congress anti-people like Left'
Calcutta News / Posted 5 days ago
of Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra, Jharkhand, Odisha, West Bengal and Telangana. Khalid along with Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union president Kanhaiya Kumar, and Anirban Bhattacharya was earlier arrested on sedition charges for allegedly... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Eddie Izzard up against Daniel Hannen at Reading EU debateThe event, hosted alongside the Students' Union, takes place at 6pm on May 24.
Eddie Izzard up against Daniel Hannen at Reading EU debate
Reading Evening Post / Posted 5 days ago
The event, hosted alongside the Students' Union, takes place at 6pm on May 24. Mr Hannan is a high-profile Eurosceptic politician and has led campaigns for Britain to withdraw from the EU since his election to the European Parliament in 1999. The... Read more
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New Kerala
'Trinamool Congress anti-people like Left' - newkerala.com #66984of Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra, Jharkhand, Odisha, West Bengal and Telangana. Kh
'Trinamool Congress anti-people like Left' - newkerala.com #66984
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
of Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra, Jharkhand, Odisha, West Bengal and Telangana. Khalid along with Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union president Kanhaiya Kumar, and Anirban Bhattacharya was earlier arrested on sedition charges for allegedly... Read more
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