Tag: Jawaharlal Nehru University

Odia Chair in JNU
Odia language chair in name of poet Sarala Das set up in JNU

New Delhi: The Odisha government today approved a grant of Rs 5 crore to Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) at Delhi to set up an Odia language chair in the name of legendary Odia poet Sarala Das. According to sources, Rs 2 crore will be provided to the University in the first phase while the remaining […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Will assist in police probe: JNU gen secy Ram Nag

Terming the anti-India slogan raised by a section of students inside the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) campus as ‘grossly unfortunate’, Ram Nag, an Odia student and general secretary of JNU Students’ Union, on Monday said he would assist the police in its investigation into the incident

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Left sweeps JNU Students' Union Poll

New Delhi: The United Left alliance on Sunday won all the four top posts in the Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union (JNUSU), with the ABVP way behind. The JNUSU Election Committee announced that N. Sai Balaji, Sarika Chaudhary, Aejaz Ahmad Rather and Amutha of the Left alliance had been elected to the President, Vice President, […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Delhi Police tenders apology to media persons

New Delhi: Delhi Police on Saturday tendered their “deepest apologies” for the attack on two media personnel in Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) on Friday when police undertook a baton charge on protesting students. “Yesterday’s (Friday’s) incident was a very unfortunate one. Our deepest apologies to the media. Our intention wasn’t to obstruct the media from […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Najeeb Ahmed case: CBI visits JNU campus

New Delhi: CBI officials on Monday visited the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) campus to meet administrators and students regarding Najeeb Ahmed, a student who went missing in October last year. This is the fourth campus visit by the investigating agency in the last 10 days. The CBI filed a case on June 3 to probe […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
AIIMS, JNU to jointly launch journal on cardiovascular sciences

New Delhi:In a bid to bridge the gap between practical and theoretical aspects of cardiovascular sciences, AIIMS in collaboration with Jawaharlal Nehru University here will launch a lab journal, it was announced Friday. The journal named ‘Practice of Cardiovascular Sciences’ will also focus on improving the teaching methods and clinical implementation of the subject in […]

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
Court asks CBI to supply documents to Najeeb's mother

New Delhi: A court here on Monday directed the CBI to give all documents related to its closure report in the case of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student Najeeb Ahmed, who is missing since October 2016, to his mother within two weeks. Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Naveen Kumar Kashyap directed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
JNU Recruitment 2019: Applications open to fill up vacant Associate Professor posts

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) has invited applications for the positions of Associate Professor in several areas of specialization. Applicants must have good academic record, teaching/research experience and working in related areas of research. As per the notification issued by the university, last date for submission of application is on August 19, 2019. The recruitment will […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
JNU Sedition Case: Court Grants Delhi Police Time Till Sep 18 To Procure Requisite Sanctions

New Delhi: A Delhi court has granted police time till September 18 to procure sanctions in the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) sedition case to prosecute the varsity’s former students’ union president Kanhaiya Kumar and others. Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Manish Khurana on Tuesday passed the order after Delhi police told the court that no sanction has […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
Shehla Rashid Gets Protection From Arrest In Sedition Case

New Delhi: A Delhi court has granted interim protection from arrest to Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student leader and Jammu and Kashmir People’s movement leader Shehla Rashid, who has been booked under the sedition law for allegedly tweeting against the Indian Army. Additional Sessions Judge Pawan Kumar Jain at the Patiala House Court while granting […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
Left Parties Sweep JNU Student Polls

New Delhi: The Left Unity on Tuesday clinched all the four top posts in the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) Students Union polls here. The results were declared late in the evening after the Delhi High Court permitted the varsity to declare the results. After the counting that concluded late evening, Aishe Ghosh of the Students’ […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
Shared Stand With FM Sitharaman On Some Issues In JNU: Abhijit Banerjee

New Delhi: Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee has said that Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman was his contemporary in Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) and they both stood on “similar” lines on “certain” issues during their academic years in the university. Speaking in a television interview, he said that it was not as if the two had deep […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
Students Stage Protest Outside JNU Over Fee Hike, Dress Code

New Delhi: Hundreds of students staged protests outside the Jawaharlal Nehru University on Monday over fee hike, curfew timings and dress code restrictions in the varsity. Students wanted to march towards the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), where Vice President Venkaiah Naidu is addressing a convocation, but the gates have been barricaded. The […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
Breather For JNU Students; Service, Utility Charges Reduced

New Delhi: To pacify the agitating students of its varsity, the Jawaharlal Nehru University administration on Tuesday announced concession in service and utility charges. This will be the second time that the administration has decided to give a breather to the students in the proposed hostel fee hike. However, unlike the concession announced earlier, this […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021
JNU Students Union To Boycott Examinations

New Delhi: In the wake of protests against hike in tuition and hostel fees, the Jawahar Lal Nehru University Students Union (JNUSU) has resolved to boycott all academic activities, including examinations. A resolution circulated among the students by the JNUSU states that the university general body meeting (UGBM) has resolved to continue the struggle against […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021