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The Telegraph
Varsity shut after students, cops clashsaid they were always supportive of the students' demand. "The examinations wer
Varsity shut after students, cops clash
The Telegraph / Posted 6 hours ago
said they were always supportive of the students' demand. "The examinations were supposed to begin yesterday. But after the students' union submitted a memorandum to us, demanding postponement of examinations for a day, we put it off by a day," he... Read more
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The Telegraph
Assam protests police firingGuwahati, May 3: Anti-dam activists in Assam went into protest mode today as ye
Assam protests police firing
The Telegraph / Posted 6 hours ago
Guwahati, May 3: Anti-dam activists in Assam went into protest mode today as yesterday's Tawang police firing, which killed two protesters demanding release of an anti-dam activist, touched a raw nerve. The Asom Jatiyatabadi Yuba Chatra Parishad and... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Faculty Union Approves Proposed CSU ContractMembers of the California Faculty Association, including instructors at San Die
Faculty Union Approves Proposed CSU Contract
KPBS San Diego / Posted 10 hours ago
Members of the California Faculty Association, including instructors at San Diego State and Cal State San Marcos, overwhelmingly approved a proposed contract with California State University that would give them 10.5 percent raises over three years,... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
CSU faculty ratify new contract that averted 5-day strikeMembers of the California Faculty Association overwhelmingly approved a propose
CSU faculty ratify new contract that averted 5-day strike
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 11 hours ago
Members of the California Faculty Association overwhelmingly approved a proposed contract with the Cal State University system that would give them 10.5 percent raises over three years, the union announced today. The proposal still needs to be... Read more
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Irish Examiner
16 things we learnt from Glastonbury founder Michael Eavis' Q&A session | Irish Examiner Tuesday, May 03, 2016 - 02:07 pm Oxford University Studen
16 things we learnt from Glastonbury founder Michael Eavis' Q&A session
Irish Examiner / Posted 15 hours ago
| Irish Examiner Tuesday, May 03, 2016 - 02:07 pm Oxford University Students’ Union has had many famous... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
University of Reading students campaign to end ties with NUSwhich it currently gives to NUS, and use it to fund student schemes. In respon
University of Reading students campaign to end ties with NUS
Reading Evening Post / Posted 15 hours ago
which it currently gives to NUS, and use it to fund student schemes. In response the NUS, which is a confederation of 600 students' unions, are encouraging their Reading-based members to campaign for reform rather than dissafiliation. Richard... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
16 things we learnt from Glastonbury founder Michael Eavis' Q&A session at Oxford UniversityOxford University Students’ Union has had many famous faces through its debatin
16 things we learnt from Glastonbury founder Michael Eavis' Q&A session at Oxford University
EveningTimes Online / Posted 15 hours ago
Oxford University Students’ Union has had many famous faces through its debating doors – but on Monday night it was the turn of Glastonbury founder Michael Eavis to be invited in to talk music, milk and more. Luckily for us non-Oxford students, some... Read more
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Irish Examiner
16 things we learnt from Glastonbury founder Michael Eavis' Q&A session at Oxford University | Irish Examiner Tuesday, May 03, 2016 - 02:07 pm Oxford...
16 things we learnt from Glastonbury founder Michael Eavis' Q&A session at Oxford University
Irish Examiner / Posted 16 hours ago
| Irish Examiner Tuesday, May 03, 2016 - 02:07 pm Oxford... Read more
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New Kerala
Protesting tribal students lock Manipur varsity gate - newkerala.com #58301Imphal, May 3 : The tribal students' union of Manipur University on Tuesday loc
Protesting tribal students lock Manipur varsity gate - newkerala.com #58301
New Kerala / Posted 18 hours ago
Imphal, May 3 : The tribal students' union of Manipur University on Tuesday locked the main gate of the campus as part of its agitation against the reduction of reservation to 7.5 percent. The gate was later opened by security personnel at the... Read more
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The Telegraph
Student harass slur on officials, copsGuwahati, May 2: The All Assam Students' Union today demanded a high-level inqu
Student harass slur on officials, cops
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Guwahati, May 2: The All Assam Students' Union today demanded a high-level inquiry into the alleged harassment of a few examinees, including female candidates, who had appeared for the All India Pre-Medical Test held here yesterday. The demand was... Read more
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The Telegraph
Two die in police firing in Tawangthe administration to deal with it cautiously and avoid escalation of tension b
Two die in police firing in Tawang
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
the administration to deal with it cautiously and avoid escalation of tension by all means. The All Arunachal Pradesh Students' Union condemned the act, calling it a "monstrous deed not acceptable in a democratic country". It demanded strong... Read more
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The Daily Californian
UC post doctoral students' union holds teach-in on sexual harassmentUC post doctoral students’ union holds teach-in on sexual harassment On Tuesda
UC post doctoral students' union holds teach-in on sexual harassment
The Daily Californian / Posted yesterday
UC post doctoral students’ union holds teach-in on sexual harassment On Tuesday, students and faculty attended a teach-in at Campbell Hall. At the session, lawyers explained the definition of harassment and discussed the legal process involved with... Read more
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Pitchfork
The Kills Announce Tour Dates5 09-29 Manchester, England - Albert Hall 09-30 Glasgow, Scotland - Glasgow O
The Kills Announce Tour Dates
Pitchfork / Posted yesterday
5 09-29 Manchester, England - Albert Hall 09-30 Glasgow, Scotland - Glasgow O2 ABC 10-01 Leeds, England - Leeds Beckett Students' Union 10-02 Nottingham, England - Nottingham Rock City 10-04 Oxford, England - Oxford O2 Academy 10-05 Avon,... Read more
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Pitchfork
The Kills Announce Tour5 09-29 Manchester, England - Albert Hall 09-30 Glasgow, Scotland - Glasgow O
The Kills Announce Tour
Pitchfork / Posted yesterday
5 09-29 Manchester, England - Albert Hall 09-30 Glasgow, Scotland - Glasgow O2 ABC 10-01 Leeds, England - Leeds Beckett Students' Union 10-02 Nottingham, England - Nottingham Rock City 10-04 Oxford, England - Oxford O2 Academy 10-05 Avon,... Read more
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The Telegraph
Black flag raises debate over freedomJawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union president Kanhaiya Kumar chants slo
Black flag raises debate over freedom
The Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union president Kanhaiya Kumar chants slogans and sings the Azadi song with other AISF supporters in Patna on Sunday and (below) Kanhaiya with Asian Development Research Institute member secretary Shaibal Gupta.... Read more
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New Kerala
Modi has failed to fulfill promises, says Kanhaiya - newkerala.com #57395by people waving black flags at him. Asserting that freedom of speech was his
Modi has failed to fulfill promises, says Kanhaiya - newkerala.com #57395
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
by people waving black flags at him. Asserting that freedom of speech was his right, the Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union president said Modi had promised to bring back the black money stashed in other countries and deposit Rs.15... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Forget iPhone, my bank balance is Rs 200: JNU’s Kanhaiya KumarJNU student leader Kanhaiya Kumar refuted on Sunday allegations that he has hir
Forget iPhone, my bank balance is Rs 200: JNU’s Kanhaiya Kumar
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
JNU student leader Kanhaiya Kumar refuted on Sunday allegations that he has hired a public relations officer (PRO), carries an iPhone and travels in business class in flights. “I don’t have a PRO, what is the use for me? Those who are spreading such... Read more
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Aljazeera
May Day marked from Istanbul to TaipeiTrade unions and other groups are staging rallies around the world to mark Inte
May Day marked from Istanbul to Taipei
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
Trade unions and other groups are staging rallies around the world to mark International Workers Day. A look at some May Day events: Turkish police on Sunday used tear gas and water cannon to disperse dozens of May Day demonstrators in... Read more
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Express and Star
EU referendum: Brexit myths must be busted, says Alan Johnson in Wolverhampton « Express & Startrade union leader was speaking after a question and answer session with studen
EU referendum: Brexit myths must be busted, says Alan Johnson in Wolverhampton « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 2 days ago
trade union leader was speaking after a question and answer session with students at the University of Wolverhampton's Students' Union. He said people have been 'getting drip fed for 20 years' that all the UK's laws are made in Brussels yet... Read more
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New Kerala
I don't even have a cell phone, says Kanhaiya - newkerala.com #57342Kumar, who is facing sedition charges and is currently out on bail, told IANS h
I don't even have a cell phone, says Kanhaiya - newkerala.com #57342
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Kumar, who is facing sedition charges and is currently out on bail, told IANS here. The Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union (JNUSU) president is on a visit to his home state Bihar for two days for the first time after he hit the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Where Are the Original Fighters for Democracy?This is not the time to read from the book of lamentation about the safety of d
Where Are the Original Fighters for Democracy?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
This is not the time to read from the book of lamentation about the safety of democracy in Nigeria. We have been told that democratization in Nigeria is still some work in progress. Really, from the insensitive attitude of the federal law makers who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Resumption - Students' Compliance With Conditions Impresses Unilag Managementthe indemnity forms as at 12.30 p.m. on Friday, April 29. It said that contrar
Resumption - Students' Compliance With Conditions Impresses Unilag Management
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
the indemnity forms as at 12.30 p.m. on Friday, April 29. It said that contrary to the resistance put up by the proscribed students' union leaders of the institution, the students had been besieging their faculties to sign the necessary forms ahead... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Now cloisters of Cambridge echo to sound of battle over Israel and ‘Zionism’Are you feeling the urge for another referendum? Students at Cambridge Universi
Now cloisters of Cambridge echo to sound of battle over Israel and ‘Zionism’
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 3 days ago
Are you feeling the urge for another referendum? Students at Cambridge University are. Some undergraduates are leading a campaign to break ties with the National Union of Students and on Monday the Cambridge students’ union is expected to approve... Read more
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The Telegraph
Liberty lecture, reality riderJNU Students' Union president Kanhaiya Kumar with Lalu Prasad at 10 Circular Ro
Liberty lecture, reality rider
The Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
JNU Students' Union president Kanhaiya Kumar with Lalu Prasad at 10 Circular Road in Patna on Saturday. Picture by Nagendra Kumar Singh Patna, April 30: JNU Students' Union president Kanhaiya Kumar today opposed any nationwide liquor ban, saying it... Read more
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The Hindu
In Bihar, Kanhaiya opposes ban on liquorThe JNU students unions leader criticised the total ban on liquor in the State,
In Bihar, Kanhaiya opposes ban on liquor
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
The JNU students unions leader criticised the total ban on liquor in the State, raising questions of "democratic ethos and freedom of expression and choice". Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union president Kanhaiya Kumar, arrested for sedition... Read more
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asianage
Protect responsible students of JNU: ABVPProtesting against the punishment awarded to him by JNU administration in conne
Protect responsible students of JNU: ABVP
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
Protesting against the punishment awarded to him by JNU administration in connection with the controversial February 9 event, JNUSU joint secretary and ABVP member Saurabh Sharma wrote a letter to President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday, appealing to... Read more
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asianage
Protect responsible students of JNU ABVPProtesting against the punishment awarded to him by JNU administration in conne
Protect responsible students of JNU ABVP
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
Protesting against the punishment awarded to him by JNU administration in connection with the controversial February 9 event, JNUSU joint secretary and ABVP member Saurabh Sharma wrote a letter to President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday, appealing to... Read more
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asianage
Kanhaiya Kumar in Patna, meets Lalu and NitishJNU Students’ Union president Kanhaiya Kumar pays tribute at Shaheed Smarak in
Kanhaiya Kumar in Patna, meets Lalu and Nitish
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
JNU Students’ Union president Kanhaiya Kumar pays tribute at Shaheed Smarak in Patna. (Photo: PTI) JNUSU president Kanhayiya Kumar was on Saturday given a warm welcome in Patna, which was once an epicentre of total revolution led by Lok Nayak Jai... Read more
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dna
Protect nationalist, responsible students of JNU: ABVP to President MukherjeeProtesting the punishment awarded to him by JNU in connection with controversia
Protect nationalist, responsible students of JNU: ABVP to President Mukherjee
dna / Posted 3 days ago
Protesting the punishment awarded to him by JNU in connection with controversial February 9 event, ABVP member Saurabh Sharma on Saturday appealed to President Pranab Mukherjee to "protect nationalist and responsible students". Sharma, who was... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Nitish govt rolls out red carpet for Kanhaiya Kumar in Patnahigh-profile welcome to JNUSU president triggered reaction from political parti
Nitish govt rolls out red carpet for Kanhaiya Kumar in Patna
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
high-profile welcome to JNUSU president triggered reaction from political parties. Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union (JNUSU) president Kanhaiya Kumar meet with RJD chief Lalu Prasad and Bihar deputy chief minister Tejashwi... Read more
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New Kerala
'Scheduled Tribe status demand may ignite communal carnage' - newkerala.com #57046is being closely monitored. However a formal instruction from Home Minister Gai
'Scheduled Tribe status demand may ignite communal carnage' - newkerala.com #57046
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
is being closely monitored. However a formal instruction from Home Minister Gaikhangam is yet to come. The All Manipur Students' Union is also against the demand. It said that the grumblings of the tribals should not be suppressed. Some of them... Read more
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New Kerala
Kanhaiya Kumar meets Nitish, Lalu in Bihar - newkerala.com #57049Patna, April 30 : JNU Students' Union president Kanhaiya Kumar, who is facing s
Kanhaiya Kumar meets Nitish, Lalu in Bihar - newkerala.com #57049
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Patna, April 30 : JNU Students' Union president Kanhaiya Kumar, who is facing sedition charges and is out on bail, met Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and RJD chief Lalu Prasad here on Saturday. Visiting his home state Bihar for two days, Kanhaiya... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Kanhaiya Kumar arrives in Patna, expected to meet Nitish KumarJawaharlal Nehru University students union president Kanhaiya Kumar morning arr
Kanhaiya Kumar arrives in Patna, expected to meet Nitish Kumar
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
Jawaharlal Nehru University students union president Kanhaiya Kumar morning arrived in Patna on Saturday on a two-day visit during which he will address meetings, meet top state leaders and travel to his native village in Begusari district. Hundreds... Read more
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walesonline
March to Reclaim the Night in Cardiff by campaignersMore than 100 people took to the streets of Cardiff last night to call for viol
March to Reclaim the Night in Cardiff by campaigners
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
More than 100 people took to the streets of Cardiff last night to call for violence against women to end. The annual event takes place across the UK and is part of an international movement demanding an end to sexual violence, street harassment and... Read more
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Deepika
National News DetailClick here for detailed news of all itemsJNU strike:Students screen movie on ri
National News Detail
Deepika / Posted 4 days ago
Click here for detailed news of all itemsJNU strike:Students screen movie on riots, varsity sends probe report to policeNew Delhi: JNU students who are sitting on hunger strike in protest against punishments awarded by university for the... Read more
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dna
Protesting students screen movie on Muzaffarnagar riots yet again, varsity sends probeJNU students who are sitting on hunger strike in protest against punishments aw
Protesting students screen movie on Muzaffarnagar riots yet again, varsity sends probe
dna / Posted 4 days ago
JNU students who are sitting on hunger strike in protest against punishments awarded by university for the controversial February 9 event, today screened documentary film on Muzaffarnagar riots protesting the new show-cause notices issued to two... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Students Rally Against Killings in Universitiesthe military, allowing them to escape the police attacks. The Port Sudan stude
Students Rally Against Killings in Universities
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
the military, allowing them to escape the police attacks. The Port Sudan students also demanded the return of the of the students' union. The previous day also witnessed a student protest in Port Sudan. A dozen students were reportedly arrested,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
After Anirban, Umar Khalid gets JNU notice over Muzaffarnagar movieA day after JNU had sent show-cause notice to Anirban Bhattacharya for particip
After Anirban, Umar Khalid gets JNU notice over Muzaffarnagar movie
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
A day after JNU had sent show-cause notice to Anirban Bhattacharya for participation in screening of a film on Muzaffarnar riots last August, the varsity issued a similar note to Umar Khalid on Friday asking him to explain his position. Both Anirban... Read more
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New Kerala
Four BJP MPs demand changes in Jharkhand's domicile policy - newkerala.com #56535Ranchi, April 29 : Four BJP parliamentarians from Jharkhand have demanded chang
Four BJP MPs demand changes in Jharkhand's domicile policy - newkerala.com #56535
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Ranchi, April 29 : Four BJP parliamentarians from Jharkhand have demanded changes in the domicile policy brought forth by their own party's government in the state. As per the notified domicile policy, anyone living in Jharkhand for 30 years and... Read more
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dna
Kerala Assembly polls 2016: CM Oommen Chandy confident of smooth sail in PuthuppallyNotwithstanding various allegations, including solar scam against him, Kerala C
Kerala Assembly polls 2016: CM Oommen Chandy confident of smooth sail in Puthuppally
dna / Posted 4 days ago
Notwithstanding various allegations, including solar scam against him, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy seems to be confident of sailing through comfortably in his home constituency of Puthuppally for the 11th time in a row in the May 16 Assembly... Read more
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dna
JNU sends showcause to Umar Khalid for movie screening last yearabhi baqi hai" without permission from the university. Alleging "targeting" by
JNU sends showcause to Umar Khalid for movie screening last year
dna / Posted 4 days ago
abhi baqi hai" without permission from the university. Alleging "targeting" by the administration, the JNU Students Union has planned a screening of the same documentary tonight in protest. "A complaint against you was received in Chief... Read more
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New Kerala
Manipuri students oppose ST status for Meiteis - newkerala.com #56439Imphal, April 29 : The All Manipur Students Union (AMSU) has strongly objected
Manipuri students oppose ST status for Meiteis - newkerala.com #56439
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Imphal, April 29 : The All Manipur Students Union (AMSU) has strongly objected to the demand for granting the Scheduled Tribes (ST) status to the Meiteis, a majority community in Manipur. Manjit Sarangthem, secretary general of AMSU, said: "It will... Read more
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dna
Filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri offers to pay fine for ABVP memberDirector Vivek Agnihotri, who has claimed the plot of his film Buddha In A Traf
Filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri offers to pay fine for ABVP member
dna / Posted 5 days ago
Director Vivek Agnihotri, who has claimed the plot of his film Buddha In A Traffic Jam is similar to the ongoing controversy at JNU, has offered to pay the fine imposed by university on ABVP member Saurabh Sharma in connection with the row. Vivek... Read more
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London24
Adorable puppies and bunnies help university students de-stress (Photo: Salaffina Dore, University of Westminster Students’ Union) We never
Adorable puppies and bunnies help university students de-stress
London24 / Posted 5 days ago
(Photo: Salaffina Dore, University of Westminster Students’ Union) We never thought we’d miss exams, but we might be persuaded to resit our finals if we were as lucky as students at... Read more
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Evening Standard
London uni brings in puppies and bunnies to relieve students' stressa unique anti-stress aide in the run up to exams. Puppies and bunnies were bro
London uni brings in puppies and bunnies to relieve students' stress
Evening Standard / Posted 5 days ago
a unique anti-stress aide in the run up to exams. Puppies and bunnies were brought onto campus on Wednesday to take students' minds off the pressures of the exam and deadline period as part of the Students’ Union campaign ‘De stress’... Read more
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dna
25 students on indefinite hunger strike against punishments awarded to Kanhaiya, Umar and AnirbanTwo groups of JNU students are sitting on an indefinite hunger strike in protes
25 students on indefinite hunger strike against punishments awarded to Kanhaiya, Umar and Anirban
dna / Posted 5 days ago
Two groups of JNU students are sitting on an indefinite hunger strike in protest against the punishments awarded by the university in connection with the controversial February 9 event. While five protesting students are from ABVP, 20 others... Read more
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New Kerala
HC to hear plea on cancellation of Kanhaiya bail - newkerala.com #55663New Delhi, April 28 : The Delhi High Court on Thursday agreed to hear a plea se
HC to hear plea on cancellation of Kanhaiya bail - newkerala.com #55663
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
New Delhi, April 28 : The Delhi High Court on Thursday agreed to hear a plea seeking the cancellation of bail granted to JNU student leader Kanhaiya Kumar and asked Delhi Police to file a response by July 19. Justice P.S. Teji said: "I will hear the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Clear-out of Seanad ‘old guard’ a blow to Enda Kenny | Irish Examiner Several of Enda Kenny’s loyal senators lost their seats or
Clear-out of Seanad ‘old guard’ a blow to Enda Kenny
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
| Irish Examiner Several of Enda Kenny’s loyal senators lost their seats or were last night fighting for their survival. Leader of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Commotion At Mliswa Presserdenounce Zimbabwe Congress of Students Union for dabbling in party politics par
Commotion At Mliswa Presser
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
denounce Zimbabwe Congress of Students Union for dabbling in party politics particularly Zanu-PF under a topic "The ongoing Students' Union saga." During the press conference, some handpicked YARD members, claiming to be Zicosu members, accused the... Read more
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The Financial Express
Afzal Guru row: JNU students go on indefinite hunger strikeJNU students who have been punished by the university in connection with the co
Afzal Guru row: JNU students go on indefinite hunger strike
The Financial Express / Posted 6 days ago
JNU students who have been punished by the university in connection with the controversial February 9 event today began an indefinite hunger strike to demand revocation of punitive action. JNU Students’ Union President Kanhaiya Kumar, Umar Khalid... Read more
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