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People protesting against the newly-passed Citizenship Amendment Act in New Delhi | Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

Biggest hope of stopping Modi govt’s sinister NRC project in 2020 rests on India’s youth

CAA protests were not just organic, but a sharp message from India's youth that they won't take Modi government's divisive politics lying down: Shashi Tharoor
Jamia Millia Islamia V-C Najma Akhtar

Jamia Millia Islamia to bear medical expense of students injured in Sunday’s police action

The Jamia administration discouraged efforts by organisations to collect donations in its name and said it had sufficient resources to pay for its students.
JNU students during a protest in New Delhi. | Photo: ANI

JNU warns students boycotting exams they won’t be able register next semester

Several JNU students boycotted exams to protest the hike in hostel fees and condemned the university for giving 'take-home exams' to students.
Congress spokesperson Sanjay Jha | Twitter

Sanjay Jha’s symbolic politics, Dia Mirza’s lesson on secularism & Trump’s meme defence

The most politically correct and incorrect tweets of the day from across the political spectrum.
Brick-bats lie on a road as Anti-CAA (Citizenship Amendment Act) protestors clash with the police at Seelampur in New Delhi, Tuesday. | PTI

Violent clashes break out in Delhi’s Seelampur, police crack down on Citizenship Act protest

Protesters and police clashed in east Delhi's Seelampur during which stones were pelted and buses were set on fire.
Police personnel fire teargas shells at Delhi's Jamia Millia Islamia Sunday

Injured Jamia students sat at police stations for hours ‘without food, water, medical help’

Students detained at Kalkaji and New Friends Colony police stations allege they were threatened and abused too. Police denies charges.
People from northeastern states display placards during their protest against Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2019 at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi. | PTI

Students hold protest against Citizenship (Amendment) Bill at Delhi University’s Art Faculty

The meeting was called by students' bodies like the SFI and Pinjra Tod under the banner Collective-DU at the arts faculty in the campus.
Banaras Hindu University | Commons

BHU Sanskrit department reopens as row over Muslim professor subsides

The student's union run by RSS-affiliated ABVP had protested against the appointment of assistant professor Feroze Khan on the grounds that a Muslim cannot teach Sanskrit.
A protest by students in Pakistan | Twitter

Why students in Pakistan, like in JNU, are raising azadi slogans

A video of Pakistani students raising ‘azadi’ slogans has gone viral. The same chant was used three years ago by former JNU student Kanhaiya Kumar.
Banaras Hindu University | Commons

‘A Muslim can’t teach us our dharma’ — BHU Sanskrit students want professor out

V-C says can’t reject anyone based on religion. Feroz Khan, the assistant professor appointed to teach Sanskrit, says he is feeling insulted by students' protest.

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Indian lawsuits allege former Wirecard COO played key role in deals later mired in disputes

The suits allege Marsalek took part in negotiations leading to the acquisition of Hermes by a Mauritius-based private equity fund in 2015.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets soldiers who were injured in Galwan Valley clash, during his visit to Ladakh, in Leh on 3 July 2020 | ANI

Modi dares China, tells Indian Army ‘our enemies have seen your fire and fury’

China sees Modi’s visit as an attempt to ‘escalate’ the situation. Experts say the visit was a powerful message to China to not escalate the matter.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

India must believe threat of war is real, even if Chinese build-up is coercive diplomacy

India invented coercive diplomacy with Op Parakram. But unlike Pakistan back then, it must never blink, be prepared for war, and wear out the Chinese.