JNU, DU student politics sees dramatic shift

Student politics in two internationally-known universities - DU and JNU - have surprised many this time round. While the right-wing ABVP expanded its hold in JNU, a campus dominated by left politics, the radical leftist AISA increased its vote share in DU, giving close competition to traditional organisations.

Delhi BJP congratulates ABVP for victory in DUSU elections

 Congratulating ABVP for its tremendous victory in the DUSU elections, Delhi BJP today said the triumph of saffron party's student wing after 18 years is the "magic of the personality of Prime Minister Narendra Modi".

ABVP sweeps all four posts in Delhi University Students' Union polls
ABVP sweeps all four posts in Delhi University Students' Union polls

The Narendra Modi wave made its presence felt in the Delhi University Students' Union (DUSU) elections after BJP's youth wing Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) made a clean sweep on all four posts after a gap of 18 years.

ABVP accuses NSUI candidates of taking admission fraudulently

Two days ahead of Delhi University Students' Union polls, ABVP on Wednesday accused the NSUI candidates contesting for the post of president and vice-president of getting admission to varsity through 'fraudulant means', a charge strongly denied by them.

Remove concept of minority, says JNU's ABVP Muslim face

The concept of minority should be removed in India as it creates ill feeling among people of different communities, said Md. Jahidul Dewan, the Muslim face of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), who is contesting in the Jawaharlal Nehru University Student's Union (JNUSU) election.

Left wing student outfits unite against ABVP, AISA

Left wing students parties have come together to form an alliance for JNU Students' Union polls slated for September 12, with an aim to put up a fight against the right wing ABVP and ruling AISA.

Poll fever getting hotter in Delhi University colleges

It is again that time of the year when Delhi University is brimming with energy and enthusiasm.

ABVP takes out rally demanding 'Room Rent Control Act'

Scores of students on Tuesday took out a protest rally in North campus of Delhi University, demanding a "room rent control act" to facilitate affordable accommodation for students in absence of adequate hostel facilities in colleges.

ABVP announces poll agenda, women safety among top issues

Safety of women inside university's campus is one of the many issues with which Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), a student organisation of Delhi University, will be going to the upcoming students union elections.

ABVP demands more buses for DU students

ABVP, BJP`s student wing on Monday met Minister of state for Road Transport and Highways, Krishan Pal Gujjar and demanded more U-Special buses for the students of Delhi University.

ABVP march to secretariate turns violent

A secretariate march by a group of ABVP volunteers turned violent on Wednesday leading to lathi charge and busting of teargas shells by police to disperse the agitators.

ABVP launches mobile app to reach out to tech-savvy youths

In an effort to reach out to the tech-savvy young generation, BJP`s students wing Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) has launched its own mobile app.

MPPEB scam: ABVP leader points finger at Digvijay

An ABVP leader on Sunday tried to turn the heat of MPPEB`s PMT scam on Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh by alleging that one of the main accused was appointed by Singh in his capacity as Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister in 1995.

DU finally relents, reverts to three-year course; admissions to begin soon

Facing severe criticism from various students` organisations, academicians and political parties for delaying the admission process, the Delhi University (DU) on Friday agreed to comply with the University Grants Commission`s order to scrap its Four Year Undergraduate Programme (FYUP).

DU admissions stalled, protests continue; Delhi HC rejects PILs on FYUP

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FYUP row: High drama over DU VC`s resignation; most colleges agree to UGC directive

In a significant development in the DU-UGC row over Four-Year Undergraduate Programme (FYUP), the Vice Chancellor of the University of Delhi, Dinesh Singh, resigned on Tuesday.

ABVP to seek remedy for problems facing North East

The Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) would move the Union ministry of Home Affairs soon to seek remedial measures for the chronic problems of North Eastern region.

ABVP welcomes UGC`s direction to Delhi University to review FYUP

Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) on Saturday welcomed UGC`s decision to order a review of the controversial Four-Year Undergraduate Programme of Delhi University.

ABVP celebrates BJP`s victory in DU, JNU

With the BJP achieving a landslide victory in the Lok Sabha polls, ABVP - the student wing of the saffron party, joined the celebrations here today.

400 booked for ABVP-SP clash

Two BJP leaders and SP students` wing president are among 400 persons booked in connection with clashes between members of ABVP and Samajwadi Chhatra Sabha in a local college, left 6 students injured.