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JNU Students on Huner Strike Supporting Univ. of Hyderabad Students over Vemula Suicide

The HRD ministry is vividly shaken by the stormy response to its diktat over central universities as the suicide of Rohith Vemula, a Dalit student from Central University of Hyderabad, began to spread to other universities, especially JNU in Delhi. Three students of Jawaharlal Nehru University have begun a hunger strike in solidarity with the protesting students of CUH and ...

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Cabinet Reshuffle: Was it Required at All?

Though the cabinet reshuffle is often the Prime Minister’s prerogative, the way 21 new ministers were inducted and some old gurads were shunted out of plum ministries shows that some extraneous factor have really influenced the whole expansion drama on Sunday. Giving in to pressure from allies was another angle of the reshuffle but pleasing too many claimants within the ...

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Shiv Sena recalls its nominee Anil Desai from cabinet expansion

In a last-minute turnaround, Shiv Sena abstained from Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s cabinet expansion, asking its nominee Anil Y. Desai to return to Mumbai on Sunday indicating that all not still not well between the two allies and future Maharashtra government runs into trouble as ever. Anil Desai’s name was suggested for a berth in the union ministry and he ...

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