Banaras Hindu University

Questions on triple talaq, halala part of BHU history paper exam, students object

Questions on triple talaq, halala part of BHU history paper exam, students object

On December 5, Question on BJP and other political parties in the examination of MA political science semester-I in BHU had raised many eyebrows at the campus. 

Dec 10, 2017, 00:32 AM IST
'Har har Mahadev': BHU professor creates app to fight porn

'Har har Mahadev': BHU professor creates app to fight porn

Designated as 'Har Har Mahadev', the app has been designed by a neurologist of BHU's neurology department.

Nov 16, 2017, 19:28 PM IST
No intent to change AMU, BHU names: Prakash Javadekar

No intent to change AMU, BHU names: Prakash Javadekar

Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Prakash Javadekar on Monday denied there were plans to drop 'Muslim' and 'Hindu' from the names of Aligarh Muslim University and Banaras Hindu University.

Oct 09, 2017, 22:28 PM IST
Drop Muslim and Hindu from names of BHU, AMU, recommends UGC panel

Drop Muslim and Hindu from names of BHU, AMU, recommends UGC panel

Centrally funded universities are secular institutions but such words related to religion in their names do not reflect that character, a UGC panel member said.

Oct 09, 2017, 13:06 PM IST
BHU student alleges molestation, assault on campus; accused arrested

BHU student alleges molestation, assault on campus; accused arrested

A student of Banaras Hindu University (BHU) was on Thursday arrested after his classmate accused him of 'dragging and slapping' her, police said.

Oct 05, 2017, 21:44 PM IST
Banaras Hindu Univerity student alleges he was raped on campus last year

Banaras Hindu Univerity student alleges he was raped on campus last year

Students who stood by the survivor say the incident did not generate much noise "because of BHU's homophobia." 

Oct 05, 2017, 08:58 AM IST
BHU protests: VC Girish Chandra proceeds on indefinite leave

BHU protests: VC Girish Chandra proceeds on indefinite leave

The ministry has already put out an advertisement seeking applications for the post of his successor.

Oct 02, 2017, 22:04 PM IST

Crime Branch begins probe in BHU violence

The Crime Branch has begun a probe in the violence in the BHU campus and has issued notice to 20 members of the proctorial board, including the former chief proctor, asking them to record their statements, officials said on Friday. 

Sep 29, 2017, 14:25 PM IST
BHU violence: Will take action against wrongdoers, says new chief proctor

BHU violence: Will take action against wrongdoers, says new chief proctor

The Banaras Hindu University (BHU) administration on Friday assured that an action would be taken against those found guilty as soon as the concerned committee probing the recent incident of molestation comes with its report.

Sep 29, 2017, 06:06 AM IST

Will resign, if asked to proceed on leave: BHU Vice Chancellor

BHU Vice Chancellor Girish Chandra Tripathi said on Thursday that he will "resign" if he is asked to proceed on leave.

Sep 28, 2017, 19:00 PM IST

Won't allow BHU to be turned into political battleground: UP Deputy CM

Terming BHU as a "temple of education", Keshav Prasad Maurya said on Wednesday that the state government would not allow it to be turned into a "political battleground".

 

Sep 27, 2017, 19:45 PM IST
There's conspiracy at BHU, won't spare anyone: Yogi Adityanath

There's conspiracy at BHU, won't spare anyone: Yogi Adityanath

Hours after the resignation of Banaras Hin

Sep 27, 2017, 11:16 AM IST
Judicial probe ordered into Banaras Hindu University violence: Uttar Pradesh govt

Judicial probe ordered into Banaras Hindu University violence: Uttar Pradesh govt

Uttar Pradesh government has ordered a judicial inquiry into the violence on the campus of the Banaras Hindu University, state Power Minister Shrikant Sharma announced on Tuesday.

Sep 26, 2017, 15:26 PM IST

BHU violence: Varanasi commissioner questions varsity administration, say sources

According to sources, the Varanasi Commissioner has sent his investigation report to state govt. Watch the video for more information.

Sep 26, 2017, 10:26 AM IST
Report indicts BHU administration for violence against girl students

Report indicts BHU administration for violence against girl students

Varanasi Commissioner on Tuesday blamed the administration of the BHU for the violence at the centrally recognised university recently.

Sep 26, 2017, 10:09 AM IST
BHU protest: Tension prevails as 1,000 students booked for violence; cops removed

BHU protest: Tension prevails as 1,000 students booked for violence; cops removed

The UP govt on Monday removed senior police officials in connection with the alleged crackdown on protesting students at the BHU on Sunday.

Sep 25, 2017, 08:08 AM IST
 UP CM Yogi Adityanath seeks report over violence in BHU; university announces early Dussehra break

UP CM Yogi Adityanath seeks report over violence in BHU; university announces early Dussehra break

Violence erupted in BHU after some students, protesting against the alleged eve-teasing incident wanted to meet the VC.

Sep 24, 2017, 19:28 PM IST
BHU molestation case: V-C blames 'anti-social elements' for creating disturbance at varsity

BHU molestation case: V-C blames 'anti-social elements' for creating disturbance at varsity

A day after police lathicharged students at Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Vice-Chancellor Girish Chandra Tripathi blamed outsiders and anti-social elements for disturbing the environment at the v

Sep 24, 2017, 16:34 PM IST
BHU molestation: Police lathicharge protesting students, 4 injured

BHU molestation: Police lathicharge protesting students, 4 injured

The Uttar Pradesh Police on Saturday baton-charged the Banaras Hindu University (BHU) students, who were protesting inside the campus since three days against alleged molestation of a varsity girl. 

Sep 24, 2017, 06:51 AM IST
Not a single Indian University makes it to Times Higher Education top 200 list

Not a single Indian University makes it to Times Higher Education top 200 list

The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018 has released its list, but not a single Indian institute has made it to the top 100.

Sep 06, 2017, 09:10 AM IST