3 ABVP members resign over govt's way of tackling the JNU row

New Delhi, Feb 18 (PTI) Three office-bearers of JNU unit of ABVP today resigned from the student wing of the BJP strongly protesting against the Centre’s handling of the raging row at the premier university and “legitimising” actions of right wing fascist forces.

Pradeep Narwal, Joint Secretary of…

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NITI Aayog CEO to be Telecom Commission member

New Delhi, Feb 17  The government here on Wednesday decided that the NITI Aayog chief executive officer would be a part-time member of the Telecom Commission.

Earlier, this membership was given to the secretary of the Planning Commission, which has ceased to exist now.
The government hopes that the…

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Ensure safety of Kanhaiya Kumar, SC to Delhi Police chief

New Delhi, Feb Feb 17   The Supreme Court on Wednesday said that it will be the personal responsibility of Delhi Police Commissioner B.S. Bassi to ensure the safety of JNU Students Union president Kanhaiya Kumar, as it was told that he was severely beaten up while being brought to…

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Ignoring SC order, men in black robes beat scribe, student

New Delhi, Feb 17 (PTI) In an open defiance of Supreme Court order, a large group of men dressed in lawyers’ robes today again barged into the Patiala House court complex and allegedly beat up a journalist and a student ahead of the hearing in the sedition case of JNU…

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Modi, opposition discuss JNU, FIR over attack on journalists

New Delhi, Feb 17  The sedition case filed against a JNU student leader came up for discussion as Prime Minister Narendra Modi met opposition leaders here on Tuesday even as an FIR was filed over Monday’s attack on journalists and students by a group of lawyers and the apex…

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