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Police foil 'beef fest' bid at Osmania University; organisers claim success

Police foil 'beef fest' bid at Osmania University; organisers claim success

Police on Thursday said they foiled a student group's attempt to hold a 'beef festival' on the Osmania University (OU) campus.

Tensions at Osmania University: As it happened on Thursday

Tension prevailed at Osmania University on Thursday as police sealed the campus to prevent beef festival planned by some student groups and the pork festival and cow worship by their rivals.

Beef festival at Osmania University: BJP MLA Raja Singh arrested

Few students of Hyderabad's Osmania University were arrested on Thursday morning over their plan to have a beef festival on campus in defiance of a court ban.

Beef festival in Osmania University: 'Hyderabad court denies permission'

Beef festival in Osmania University: 'Hyderabad court denies permission'

Police have already said that no festival would be permitted inside the campus in the wake of the university denying permission.

Telangana: Commission to seek action against BJP MLA for 'provocative' comments

State Minorities Commission for Andhra Pradesh and Telangana will write to the Telangana government seeking action against BJP MLA Raja Singh for his alleged "provocative statements" pertaining to a 'beef festival'.

Will not permit any festivities on Osmania University campus: Hyderabad Police

With a view to ensuring peace on Osmania University campus following plans of different student organisations to organise "beef and other festivals", the Hyderabad Police on Friday said it will not permit any festivities on the campus.

Beef row: Showdown likely in Osmania University as another group plans pork festival

Beef row: Showdown likely in Osmania University as another group plans pork festival

A showdown appears to be on cards with the defiant students' group deciding to go ahead with its plan to conduct a 'Beef Festival' on December 10 in Osmania University campus here despite university authorities' refusal of permission and a BJP MLA vowing to stop it.

Osmania University shows the way: 'Nothing academic in beef festival'

Osmania University shows the way: 'Nothing academic in beef festival'

The Osmania University has finally called off the controversial 'beef festival', saying that the varsity is a seat of learning and there is nothing academic in the proposed event.

'Beef festival' in college: Disciplinary action on 10 students

Authorities a prestigious college of Kerala on Wednesday decided to initiate disciplinary action against 10 students for conducting a beef festival inside the campus to protest against the lynching of a man in Uttar Pradesh's Dadri over rumours of eating beef.

Kerala college students suspended for conducting "beef fest"

Six students of a leading government-aided college here have been suspended for allegedly conducting a 'beef festival' inside the campus to protest against the lynching of a man in Uttar Pradesh over rumours of eating beef.

Osmania University campus peaceful

A day after witnessing a clash between rival groups of students over organising a `beef festival`, the Osmania University remained calm on Monday.

`Beef festival` turns Osmania into battlefied

A student of the Osmania University was stabbed for supporting a beef festival organised by several student groups opposing "food fascism" in hostels.