A delegation of the student outfits today presented a memorandum to Puducherry Lt Governor Virendra Kataria seeking immediate arrest of five teachers, against whom cases had been booked under section 306 of IPC (abetment to commit suicide) in connection with the suicide of girl student.
Condemning the fatal attack on a North-East student in the national capital, BJP on Friday demanded a thorough probe into the incident and asked Delhi government to take strict action against the attackers and police and ensure steps for the safety of students from the region.
An Arunachal Pradesh MLA`s son died here after he was allegedly beaten up by some shopkeepers following an altercation sparked by their taunts on his hairstyle, in yet another incident of targeting of people from the north-east.
A student was killed during an Islamist demonstration at Cairo University on Thursday, officials said, as Egyptian authorities continued their crackdown on supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi.
A Delhi court on Tuesday extended by 15 days the interim bail of four out of the six arrested youths in connection with the death of NRI student Anmol Sarna, observing that even Investigating Officer of the case does not claim any incriminating material against them.
A day after a 23-year-old visually challenged student of Hansraj College in Delhi University was found hanging in his hostel room, the college admin Wednesday called a meeting of the hostel committee to look into the matter.