Tuesday, Dec 07, 2021

JNU (Jawaharlal Nehru University)

JNU Cancels Webinar For Calling Kashmir ‘India Occupied’; Probe Ordered

Oct 30, 2021 Vikas Pathak

JNU vice chancellor M. Jagadesh Kumar posted a message on the official Facebook page of JNU that the matter is being enquired into.

No Arrests Were Made During JNU Protests: Govt

Aug 03, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Union Minister of State for Home Nityanand Rai told Parliament no arrest was made in the incident.

What JNU Can Learn From Syama Prasad Mookerjee

Vivekananda to Gandhi, Tagore to Mookerjee, our thinkers enriched education. JNU or TISS, it’s time Indian universities listened.

We Should Do More Research To Assess Long Term Benefits Of Vaccines: JNU Scientist

Jun 18, 2021 Jeevan Prakash Sharma

‘The important question is, can the vaccines provide protection for a longer duration of time or many years. We cannot afford to vaccinate the whole population every year,’ says Prof Gobardhan Das

Former JNU Student Umar Khalid Tests Negative For Covid

Umar Khalid is now out of quarantine.

25 April, 2021

Former JNU Student Umar Khalid Tests Positive For Covid In Tihar Jail

Outlook Web Bureau

Umar Khalid was tested for Covid-19 by jail authorities after he showed symptoms a few days ago

28 March, 2021

Why PUBGisation Of JNU’s Education System Is Brutally Ignorant Of Real-Life Challenges

Shubh Gupta

The JNU administration has left non-science students in the lurch with its ‘all-is-well’ demeanour. Pragmatism can only work via feedback which is missing

27 March, 2021

Kanhaiya Kumar Calls Modi ‘Biggest Liar’, Compares Himanta Biswa To Kansa Of Mahabharata

Outlook Web Bureau

Kanhaiya Kumar termed Modi's statement in Bangladesh, where he is on a visit, about going to jail for that country's freedom as a 'big lie'.

16 March, 2021

University Campuses No Longer Remain Inclusive Spaces Safeguarding Freedom Of Expression: Tharoor

Outlook Web Bureau

Whether it is JNU, Jamia Milia or Aligarh, in the last few years, our campuses have no longer remained inclusive spaces that safeguard individual liberties, said Shashi Tharoor

13 March, 2021

Ground Floor Reading Room Of JNU’s Central Library Reopens For Students

Outlook Web Bureau

The university also allowed the reopening of 'Mugal Darbar' and '24x7 Food Court' with takeaway facility only with immediate effect.

19 February, 2021

Who Will Gain If Kanhaiya Kumar Joins Forces With Nitish Kumar?

Giridhar Jha

Nitish wouldn’t mind the CPI’s young Turk lending him a hand but is Kanhaiya Kumar game?


16 February, 2021

JNU Sedition Case: Kanhaiya Kumar, Others To Face Trial, Summoned In March

Outlook Web Bureau

Kanhaiya Kumar and others, including former JNU students Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya, were accused of raising anti-India slogans.

01 February, 2021

JNU Allows Entry Of Fourth-Year PhD, MSc, MCA Students On Campus

Outlook Web Bureau

A notification by the university said those students who require access to the laboratory and have to submit their dissertation or thesis before June 30 are allowed to enter the campus.

06 January, 2021

Students Denied Admission In JNU Due To Delayed Results Move High Court

Outlook Web Bureau

The students’ graduation results were declared by DU with a delay owing to the Covid-19 pandemic because of which they have not been granted admission in JNU.

19 December, 2020

JNU To Reopen Campus For PhD Scholars, Students Advised To Download Aarogya Setu App


‘The heads of departments may advise individuals to install Aarogya Setu and regularly update their health status on the app,’ JNU Registrar Pramod Kumar said.

04 December, 2020

Police Carried Out 'Insidious' Prosecution In Delhi Riots Case: Pinjra Tod Activist Devangana Kalita Tells Court


Advocate Adit Pujari, appearing for Kalita says police allegedly submitted incomplete documents.

20 November, 2020

JNU To Start 4-year UG Programmes, Online Courses In Non-Technical Subjects

Prakash Kumar

JNUTA alleged that the decisions were taken at the academic council meeting without any formal consultations with the existing schools and centres in the varsity.


12 November, 2020

PM Modi Unveils Vivekananda Statue In JNU Campus


Jawaharlal Nehru University has long been considered a citadel of the Left, with student unions affiliated to it calling the shots on the campus.

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Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) workers clear a water logged road after heavy rainfall due to Cyclone Jawad, in Kolkata.

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A health worker checks details for COVID-19 tests of the passengers arriving from Rishikesh at the Bikaner railway station.

PTI Photo

Shops at a Muslim-dominated area of Dalmandi remain closed on the anniversary of the Babri Masjid demolition, in Varanasi.

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Resident doctors of Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital raise slogans during a protest in New Delhi.

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An elderly beneficiary reacts as she receives a Covid-19 vaccine dose amid fear of spreading of a new variant of the virus (Omicron), at a government hospital in Jalandhar.

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Dalit-Bahujan Women In Politics And The Missing Narratives

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Dec 02, 2021 Kalyani K

Let's Talk About Ageism And Sexism In Indian Films, A Zillionth Time!

While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry

Nov 17, 2021 Yashika Mathur

T20 World Cup 2021 Analysis: David Warner And Mitchell Marsh - Tale Of Two Comebacks

Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.

Nov 15, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Education In India During Covid-19: Challenges Faced And Solutions For A Post-Pandemic Era

As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.

Nov 11, 2021 Shekhar Mehta