12 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Former Delhi University lecturer SAR Geelani was booked for sedition in connection with an event at Press Club of India here, in which a group shouted slogans hailing Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru.
08 Feb 2016
Bhagalpur: The Proctor and a Professor of Tilka Manjhi Bihar University (TMBU) were detained yesterday for allegedly having connections with the Maoists, police said. However, they were later released.
11 Feb 2016
Thiruvananthapuram: Radhika Vemula, mother of Rohith Vemula, the Dalit research scholar of Hyderabad University who committed suicide last month, today said she would continue her fight for justice for her son.
05 Feb 2016
Bengaluru: RNT Associates, the investment vehicle of veteran industrialist Ratan Tata, yesterday announced a partnership with the University of California to look at funding-appropriate startups, new companies and other enterprises in India.
03 Feb 2016
Peshawar: Pakistani authorities have arrested the main facilitator of the gruesome attack on Bacha Khan University that killed 21 people, mostly students, while he was trying to slip across the border to Afghanistan, a media report said today.
01 Feb 2016
Hyderabad: Classes resumed today in Hyderabad Central University, two weeks after the suicide of Dalit research scholar Rohith Vemula and subsequent agitation by the varsity students.
30 Jan 2016
Hyderabad: Stepping up the offensive on Dalit scholar suicide issue, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today commenced a day-long fast along with agitating students of Hyderabad Central University here after participating in a candle light vigil in the wee hours.
21 Jan 2016
Charsadda: Pakistan observed a day of mourning today after the bloodbath in Bacha Khan University in this northwestern town where militants killed 21 people, mostly students, before being eliminated by the army.
20 Jan 2016
Peshawar: A group of militants stormed a university in northwestern Pakistan on Wednesday, police said, with firing inside the campus still going on and two explosions heard.
21 Jan 2016
Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti yesterday condemned the terror attack on a Pakistani university which left 25 people dead, saying it was a grim reminder of how "terrorists are trying to destabilise the region by shedding the blood of innocents".