01 Jun 2016
Islamabad: The mortal remains of Taliban chief Mullah Akhtar Mansoor, who was killed in a US drone strike, were handed over to his kin in Afghanistan after a DNA test confirmed his identity.
13 May 2016
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today stayed all disciplinary action, including rustication orders, against JNU Students Union president Kanhaiya Kumar, Umar Khalid, Anirban Bhattacharya and others, on the condition that they withdraw all current agitation.Justice Manmohan gave a conditional stay on disciplinary action against all JNU students if they end all agitation.
07 May 2016
New Delhi: JNU students union president Kanhaiya Kumar yesterday ended his nine-day hunger strike after he was discharged from AIIMS even as the university administration asked students not to invite outsiders saying it might vitiate the academic atmosphere and peace on campus.
05 May 2016
New Delhi: Five JNU students withdrew from the ongoing indefinite hunger strike against punishments by university in connection with the February 9 event, while JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar's condition was stated to be critical and rushed to varsity's health centre.
04 May 2016
New Delhi: JNU Vice Chancellor Jagadesh Kumar today termed as "unlawful" activity the ongoing indefinite hunger strike by students against punishment awarded by the varsity in connection with the February 9 event, and asked them to use "constitutional" means to put forth their demands.
06 May 2016
New Delhi: JNU students union president Kanhaiya Kumar, who is on a hunger strike, was discharged from AIIMS after his health today improved even as the varsity administration asked students to not invite outsiders saying it might vitiate the academic atmosphere and peace on campus.
28 Apr 2016
New Delhi: JNU students who have been punished by the university in connection with the controversial February 9 event yesterday began an indefinite hunger strike to demand revocation of punitive action.
20 Feb 2016
Surat: Incarcerated Patel quota stir spearhead Hardik Patel, on a hunger strike since Thursday, has been admitted to a hospital after he complained of weakness and dizziness.
19 Jan 2016
Pune: Expressing 'solidarity' with students protesting over alleged suicide by a dalit scholar in Hyderabad, the students of FTII today sat on a day-long hunger strike outside the institute's gate here.
20 May 2016
Mumbai: Nearly 50,000 employees of five associate banks of State Bank of India have gone on a day-long nationwide strike today to protest the proposed merger with their parent bank.