close

News WrapGet Handpicked Stories from our editors directly to your mailbox

Banaras Hindu University

BHU student shot dead outside hostel by unidentified assailants

The Banaras Hindu University (BHU) student was shot dead inside the campus by unidentified assailants.

Apr 03, 2019, 07:24 AM IST

Varanasi: Security forces deployed in BHU after scuffle between Sir Sunderlal hospital doctors, patient's kin

The security forces were deployed at BHU after the scuffle broke out. 

Sep 25, 2018, 10:28 AM IST

62 higher educational institutions awarded full autonomy by Centre

The University Grants Commission has awarded full autonomy to 62 higher educational institutes including top varsities such as Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), Banaras Hindu University (BHU) and Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) and University of Hyderabad

Mar 21, 2018, 00:08 AM IST

Tension prevails at BHU after campus violence, extra police force deployed

Tension continued to prevail at the Banaras Hindu University campus on Thursday, a day after violence broke out over the arrest of a student leader.

Dec 21, 2017, 15:02 PM IST

BHU students set school bus on fire, damage private vehicles in clash with cops

According to reports, the protesting students pelted stones on the bus even as small kids were sitting inside.

Dec 20, 2017, 18:14 PM IST

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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