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Kanhaiya Kumar

Kanhaiya Kumar Moves Delhi HC Against Fine Imposed By JNU

Jul 17, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

Kumar's plea, filed through advocate Tarannum Cheema, is listed for hearing on Wednesday before Justice Siddharth Mridul.

'Wish You Were There': Kanhaiya, Mevani, Shehla, Khalid Remember Gauri Lankesh As They Celebrate 'Gauri Day'

Kanhaiya, Rashid, Khalid and Left activist Kavita Krishnan took to Twitter to remember Lankesh.

Meet Prashant Patel, Delhi-Based Advocate Who Took On 'PK', Kanhaiya Kumar And 21 AAP MLAs

Jan 19, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

For nearly three years now, young advocate Prashant Patel, 31, has been a headache for the Kejriwal-led party

India Slowly Heading Towards 'Civil War', Riots Have Crept Into Our Homes: Kanhaiya Kumar

"India is slowly heading towards a civil war, even if we cannot see it clearly. Riots are not an issue about cities anymore. Riots have crept into the homes of people."

11 November, 2017

Kanhaiya Kumar Heckled By ABVP, Hindu Yuva Vahini Members During Literary Festival In Lucknow

Outlook Web Bureau

The incident took place at Sheroes cafe, a cafeteria run by acid victims, where Kanhaiya was invited for a discussion session on his book " From Bihar to Tihar".

12 October, 2017

Delhi HC Sets Aside Disciplinary Action Against Former JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar, 14 Others

Outlook Web Bureau

In February 2016, Kumar was arrested and charged with sedition by the Delhi police for allegedly raising anti-India slogans in a student rally.

10 September, 2017

JNUSU Polls: Clean Sweep By United-Left, Retains All Four Seats

Outlook Web Bureau

In a close fight, United Left candidate Geeta Kumari won the president's post by defeating Nidhi Tripathi of ABVP by 464 votes.

04 March, 2017

Turmoil In Varsities Prove All Other Forums To Resist Majoritarian And Thuggish Ideology Have Failed

Aakar Patel

The opposition and the media have realised there is no benefit in standing for individual rights, free speech and civil liberties

02 March, 2017

Last Year, JNU Deflected Scrutiny On Bill Allowing Foreign Funding For Parties, Today Ramjas Threaten To Drown Out Debate On Electoral Bonds

Meghnad S.

Last year, the Finance Bill was passed unchallenged amidst sparse attendance in Lok Sabha, this time a new funding pattern called electoral bonds is set to be passed amid Ramjas din

12 October, 2016

From JNU, With Love

Uttam Sengupta

While Kanhaiya Kumar's memoir is eagerly awaited, an eminently readable novel based on life in JNU appears to have fallen off the radar.

09 March, 2016

Life After Kanhaiya

Saroj Giri

With his name and fame, perhaps Kanhaiya should lead a Kanshi Ram-style all-India campaign which had once energised the Dalit movement in the 1980s.

17 February, 2016

Beyond The Republic Of JNU

Dipsikha Thakur

I ran into an ABVP march. And even before my political instincts kicked in, I felt unsettled by their sight...

16 February, 2016

'We Love This Country'

Full and translated text of JNUSU president Kanahiya Kumar's 'seditious' speech for which he was arrested.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

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Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz