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Telangana students ransack exam centre at Osmania


September 5th, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 5 (IANS) Students protesting the conduct of the Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission (APPSC) exam ransacked an exam centre at the Osmania University campus here Sunday, leaving three injured. Tension ... Read more...

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ABVP sweeps DUSU elections


September 4th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 4 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) student's wing, Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), swept Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) elections on Saturday, giving a jolt to Congress ... Read more...

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ABVP tops in Delhi University polls


September 4th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) The Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), the student wing of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), virtually swept the Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) polls Saturday winning ... Read more...

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40 percent turnout in Delhi varsity student union polls (Lead)


September 4th, 2010 - 1:12 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) A mere 40 percent of the electorate turned out Friday for the elections to the Delhi University Students Union (DUSU), officials said. The turnout defied the election office's ... Read more...

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Panjab University’s students poll results out


September 3rd, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 3 (IANS) In a very close contest in the Panjab University Campus Students' Council (PUCSC) elections here Friday, the alliance of the Panjab University Students Union (PUSU) and the ... Read more...

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Delhi University goes to poll Friday amidst tight security


September 2nd, 2010 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) Fifty-one colleges of both the north and south campuses of Delhi University (DU) will go to polls Friday amidst elaborate security arrangements. The students of morning colleges ... Read more...

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Campaigning for Delhi University polls ends sans fervour


September 1st, 2010 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) The regular poll fervour was missing from the campaigning for the Delhi University elections which ended Wednesday as students adhered to the official guidelines and eschewed ... Read more...

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Panjab University gears up to control campus violence


July 31st, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 31 (IANS) Marred by increasing incidents of violence involving student leaders of rival political parties, Panjab University (PU) here is set to introduce stringent measures to curb them. According to ... Read more...

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Four students hurt in Himachal varsity clash


July 7th, 2010 - 11:29 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 7 (IANS) Four students were injured early Wednesday when activists of two political outfits clashed in the Himachal Pradesh University here, police said. "The clash between the Students Federation of India ... Read more...

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Jharkhand braces for three more days of strike


July 6th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, July 6 (IANS) After Monday's shutdown against the hike in fuel prices, people in Jharkhand are again bracing for three more days of strike this week. The Maoists have called two ... Read more...

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Mixed response to ABVP Jharkhand strike


July 2nd, 2010 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, July 2 (IANS) The dawn-to-dusk strike by the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) to protest police baton charge on its workers evoked a mixed response in Jharkhand Friday. The impact was visible ... Read more...

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Seven injured as police baton-charge protesting students


June 29th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, June 29 (IANS) Seven activists of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) were injured Tuesday as police used force to disperse protesters outside the Jharkhand Governor's house. Five activists were detained ... Read more...

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JNU students condole Dantewada deaths


May 19th, 2010 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) A candlelight condolence meet was organised at the Jawaharlal Nehru University Tuesday in memory of the victims of Monday's Maoist attack in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district in which ... Read more...

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BJP condemns ‘celebrations’ over Maoist massacre


April 10th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Saturday condemned what it said were celebrations by some Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student over the massacre of security personnel by ... Read more...

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ABVP shutdown begins in Bihar


April 1st, 2010 - 11:33 am ICT by IANS
Patna, April 1 (IANS) The statewide dawn-to-dusk shutdown in Bihar called by the students organisation Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) Thursday, to protest the government's decision to set up a branch ... Read more...

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ABVP protests Rahul Gandhi’s university visits in Bihar


February 3rd, 2010 - 9:50 pm ICT by ANI
Darbhanga (Bihar), Feb 3 (ANI): Activists of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) on Wednesday protested against Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi's visit to university campus.On Tuesday, Gandhi visited Lalit Narayan ... Read more...

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BJP to launch nationwide protests on price rise


January 23rd, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 23 (IANS) Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj Saturday said the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will launch nationwide protests on price rise next week. The BJP leader ... Read more...

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Court allows ABVP to hold Telangana rally (Lead)


January 22nd, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 22 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh High Court Friday granted conditional permission to the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), which is close to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), to hold ... Read more...

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ABVP approaches Andhra High Court to hold Telangana rally


January 22nd, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Jan 22 (ANI): The Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), on Friday approached the Andhra Pradesh High Court to get permission to hold a students rally to press for the creation ... Read more...

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ABVP moves court for permission to hold Telangana rally


January 22nd, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 22 (IANS) The Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), the student wing of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Friday approached the Andhra Pradesh High Court after it was denied permission ... Read more...

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Telangana shutdown to continue Thursday


January 21st, 2010 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 20 (IANS) The 48-hour shutdown in Telangana region to press the demand for statehood will continue for the second day Thursday, the Joint Action Committee (JAC) of students said ... Read more...

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Telangana Christians seek invite for talks


January 2nd, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 2 (IANS) The Christian community of the Telangana region in Andhra Pradesh has urged the central government to invite it for talks on the formation of a separate Telangana ... Read more...

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Telangana tense, BJP calls for shutdown (Lead)


December 23rd, 2009 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 23 (IANS) Tension prevailed in Andhra Pradesh's Telangana region as protests broke out at several places against the central government's "u-turn" on the issue of separate statehood for the ... Read more...

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Tension in Hyderabad as police arrest students


December 9th, 2009 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Dec 9 (IANS) Tension prevailed in Hyderabad as police arrested several students and teachers of Osmania University to quell protests for a separate state as another group tried to lay siege ... Read more...

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Author of book describing marriage a moral rape suffers public outrage


November 28th, 2009 - 12:12 am ICT by ANI
Bhopal, Nov 27 (ANI): An author of a book describing the concept of marriage as 'a moral rape' had a tough time on the release function when members of a cultural group ... Read more...

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ABVP strike hits 50,000 students in Himachal (Lead)


November 9th, 2009 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Nov 9 (IANS) Over 50,000 students in over 150 colleges across Himachal Pradesh were affected Monday following a one-day strike call by the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) youth wing ... Read more...

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ABVP strike call shuts Himachal colleges


November 9th, 2009 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Nov 9 (IANS) Colleges across Himachal Pradesh were closed Monday following a one-day strike call by the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) youth wing Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP). ABVP's national ... Read more...

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Three booked for ragging in Indore


September 8th, 2009 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Indore, Sep 8 (IANS) At least three students of Holkar Science College here have been booked for allegedly ragging first year students, police said Tuesday. The victims claimed that they were ... Read more...

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After 18 years, an independent is DUSU chief (Night Lead)


September 5th, 2009 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) After 18 long years, the Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) elected an independent candidate as its president Saturday after a majority of the Congress and Bharatiya ... Read more...

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Independent candidate elected DUSU president


September 5th, 2009 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 5 (ANI): An independent candidate, Manoj Chaudhury of the Department of Buddhist Studies won the president's post of the Delhi University Student's Union (DUSU) elections on Saturday.After a gap ... Read more...

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After 18 years, an independent is DUSU chief (Lead)


September 5th, 2009 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) After 18 long years, the Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) elected an independent as its president Saturday after Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-backed nominees were ... Read more...

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Independent is DUSU chief; ABVP, NSUI bag one seat each


September 5th, 2009 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) Manoj Chaudhary, an independent, was Saturday declared the new president of the Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) following elections in which nominees linked to the Congress ... Read more...

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37 per cent students turn out for DUSU polls


September 4th, 2009 - 10:41 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 4 (ANI): In a controversy filled Delhi University Students' Union (DUSU) elections this year, a total of 37 per cent students on Friday voted for the post of President, ... Read more...

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Delhi University holds quieter, but smoother elections (Lead)


September 4th, 2009 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) Much of the usual hullabaloo was missing Friday as elections were held to the students union of Delhi University - one of India's most prestigious varsities. ... Read more...

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Clean sweep by SOPU-INSO alliance in Panjab University polls


September 4th, 2009 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 4 (IANS) The Student Organisation of Panjab University (SOPU)-Indian National Student Organisation (INSO) alliance made a clean sweep in the Panjab University Campus Students' Council (PUCSC) elections Friday, winning all ... Read more...

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