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JNU loses ability to help 'backward' students with deprivation points: Students threaten 'complete shutdown'

The concept of awarding deprivation points for students from backward areas was devised by the students union under Prakash Karat in 1974. JNU was the sole institute to have this system 

Published on 23rd March 2017
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CCTV Row: JNU students take down CCTV cams because they're worried their 'protests' will be doctored, misused like in Kanhaiya Kumar's case

JNUSU also believes that the management may use the cameras to intimidate women students by showing footage of them entering and leaving men's hostels to their parents. JNU still wants cams in place

Published on 2nd April 2017
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JNUSU and ABVP find rare unity and protest together against seat cuts after JNU says they are starting admissions as per new UGC norms

After the Court ruled that JNU will also follow the UGC norms in admission, massive seat cuts for their MPhil and doctoral programmes were announced — JNUSU and ABVP are now up in arms. Together

Published on 10th May 2017
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JNU students organize a 'tea protest'

Members of JNU Students Association held a protest as an act of protest against the universities desicion to shut down dhabas by 11 at night

Published on 12th June 2017
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WATCH: Pandemonium at JNU Academic Council Meet: Teachers, students scuffle as VC 'passes' over discussion of UGC regulations

Another academic council meeting at JNU goes down in flames as students and teachers tussle over being able to discuss points, while the VC allegedly quickly passed them and left

Published on 16th June 2017

Watch: JNU students camped outside the VC's office demanding a meeting. To clear them out, security cut power to make them sweat

After sitting outside the VC's office for hours, they managed to wrangle a meeting with him on Wednesday night, showing that persistence is, sometimes, the key

Published on 28th June 2017
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Tired of lack of transparency in admissions, JNU students plan mass RTI campaign   

JNUSU president Mohit Pandey wants to install stalls outside every school in the university so that students can file as many RTIs as they can

 

Published on 16th August 2017
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JNU Polls: Drubbing aside, ABVP's Nidhi Tripathi says they've managed to "prove their strength" on campus

With the results of JNUSU being announced, ABVP's presidential candidate Nidhi Tripathi claims that she made serious inroads this time. Also, the elections also had 127 NOTA votes polled

Published on 10th September 2017
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EXCLUSIVE: There were arrest warrants against Kanhaiya Kumar, I'm sure it'll be the same for me: Geeta Kumari, JNU's newly elected Student Union President

An Army child, JNUSU prez-elect Geeta Kumari is not wasting any time celebrating her victory. She is already working out ways to handle both issues plaguing the university as well as the country

Published on 10th September 2017
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Candidates put forward their views during the presidential debate at Jawaharlal Nehru University ahead of students union polls 

Issues like lack of facilities for the disabled, ideological wars and persistent caste system were a few topics discussed during the debate

Published on 7th September 2017
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Former JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar recollects his last conversation with Gauri Lankesh   

The late journalist-activist 'adopted son' reveals that Gauri had warned him that she was being targetted and stalked  

Published on 7th September 2017
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Straight from the ground: What a JNU student thinks of making AADHAAR compulsory for submitting dissertations  

Do students really need an AADHAAR identity despite having existing ones? Is this really making the education system more transparent? Have more questions? This scholar from JNU addresses them all

Published on 24th August 2017
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Rs 28,000 for four plates of Biryani — That's how much JNU student unionists will be paying as fines for cooking on campus 

Four students have been fined Rs 6k-10k each for cooking biryani at the admin block on campus. Students have trolled the management by asking if they'd have been excused for cooking Khichdi

Published on 10th November 2017
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Is JNU delinking integrated MPhil-PhD programme to eliminate the culture of activism on campus?

The University has separated the two courses, so now students have to write two entrance exams to study at JNU but the students don't see that as the issue, they believe its something else entirely

Published on 8th December 2017
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JNU students union boycott classes to protest "IIT-like" compulsory attendance rule

The students are protesting the move which was called by the vice-chancellor but is being supported by some of the faculty

Published on 8th January 2018

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