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AMIT SHAH

Never asked to impose Hindi: Amit Shah urges Indians to learn Hindi as a common second language

Last week, Shah had pitched for Hindi as a common language for the country, reigniting the debate on the issue even as regional leaders in the southern part of the country

Published on 18th September 2019
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Why Bengali poet Suman Sadhu is talking love, gender and politics in his latest anthology

The poems address the taboo associated with being a part of the community that is considered to be a fringe of the society. Suman wants to be their voice  

Published on 18th September 2019
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TISS Queer Collective slams transgender activist Laxmi Tripathi for 'Ram Mandir' comments

The queer students on campus claim the activist made savarna Hindutva comments and made queer students feel unsafe and threatened

Published on 18th September 2019
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HBD Narendra Modi: Celebrating the Prime Minister's legendary power hugs

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is affectionate and it reflects in his appearance. He does not just do handshakes, he hugs

Published on 17th September 2019
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The Aishe Ghosh Interview: Ever since the BJP came to power, they have attacked education in JNU  

Aishe was elected the President of the JNU Student Union this year and the whole process had its own share of drama. Will she get to lead from the front?  

 

Published on 16th September 2019
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This Assamese girl from NSUI just won her way into JNUSU. This is her story

This year, NSUI managed to bag two councillor seats in the current JNUSU. We catch up with Himadree Sonowal, who is one of them

Published on 15th September 2019
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Savarkar was an atheist, his Hindutva was inclusive: Why you must read Vikram Sampath’s biography of Veer Savarkar

We talk to Vikram Sampath, whose biography of Vinayak Damodar Savarkar, tries to throw new light on the life and times of the revolutionary freedom fighter and mitigate common misconceptions about him

Published on 12th September 2019
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Meet Damni Kain, the DUSU presidential candidate who wants every woman student to have a vote

An MA Political Science student in Hindu College, Damni says that AISA's fight is against hooliganism, plagiarism and violence

Published on 11th September 2019
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Girls from Jammu & Kashmir, Ladakh participate in army recruitment rally in Ambala

They also hailed the abrogation of Article 370 A and 35A and said they have faith in the Central government that development work in the region would speed up

Published on 10th September 2019
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No political activity allowed, but NIT Surat joins hands with ABVP for student conference

The All India NIT Students' Conference 2019 will also have drone matches and competitions among change-makers

Published on 10th September 2019
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This 17-year-old girl from a village in Rajasthan is the youngest candidate in DUSU Elections 2019

Chetna is the first woman from her village to attend college as a regular student and she had to cross numerous hurdles to reach here

Published on 7th September 2019
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DUSU elections 2019: NSUI and left parties spar over whether Mangal Pandey was a  drug addict - or not

The pamphlet from 2018 has started doing rounds in 2019 too, a little before the DUSU elections. The elections will be held on September 12

Published on 6th September 2019
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Politics in motion: Why the nation wants to know who will win the JNUSU elections  

The AISA, BAPSA, AISF, SFI, BASO, SIO, ABVP and others will be contesting the elections this year. But there's more to it than any other college election

 

Published on 6th September 2019
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JNUSU elections: Why you cannot count out JNU's youngest left student union, BASO

This is the second time that BASO is facing the polls. It is, however, not part of any major political alliances. This is why they're stopping at three seats

Published on 5th September 2019
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Want to fight for gender neutrality, speak up against regressive forces: Parichay Yadav, PU's new student prez

SFI's Parichay Yadav, a first-year MA Mass Comm student was elected as the president of the council while Kurulanban V of the APSF, a section of the DMK Student Wing, was elected as secretary

Published on 5th September 2019

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