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Telangana CM says beef eating is a non-issue

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao today said eating habits depend on availability of food but some political parties are trying to turn beef eating into an issue.

PTI | Jan 28, 2016 09:20 PM

Dalit scholar suicide: JPC team likely to visit Hyderabad university

Voicing concern over the suicide of Rohith Vemula, a dalit scholar in Hyderabad University, a Parliamentary panel has favoured sending a delegation to the institution and also IIT-Chennai, to look...

PTI | Jan 28, 2016 06:30 PM

Rohith Vemula suicide: SC, ST teachers of University demanding VC's resignation sit on hunger strike

SC and ST teachers of Hyderabad Central University will go on a hunger strike from today over the demand for the resignation of the vice chancellor and the in-charge VC in the wake of the suicide by...

PTI | Jan 28, 2016 01:05 PM

Special status only way for development of Andhra: Jagan

YSR Congress President Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy today said grant of special status to Andhra Pradesh is the only way to ensure its development and called for a concerted fight to mount pressure on the...

PTI | Jan 27, 2016 08:13 PM

Rohith Vemula death: 10 Osmania university students arrested

The Hyderabad police, on Tuesday, foiled attempts to take out a ‘peace’ rally towards Tank Bund and took 54 protesting students in preventive custody. They were later let off.

News Nation Bureau | Jan 27, 2016 02:14 PM

Dalit scholar issue: 6 students on fast moved to health centre

Six of the seven students of the Hyderabad Central University (HCU), on hunger strike to protest the suicide of Dalit scholar Rohith Vemula, have been shifted to a health centre even as the agitators...

PTI | Jan 27, 2016 01:23 PM

Hyderabad may face beef ban if we lose civic polls: Owaisi

A ban on consumption and sale of beef may be imposed in the city if AIMIM was not voted to power in the upcoming elections to Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC), party chief Asaduddin...

PTI | Jan 26, 2016 01:37 PM

Solution possible through talks, ready to discuss the issue: HCU in-charge V-C

As protests escalated over the suicide of dalit research scholar Rohith Vemula of Hyderabad Central University (HCU), in-charge V-C Vipin Srivastava today appealed to the fasting students to withdraw...

PTI | Jan 25, 2016 08:28 PM

Professor who led panel to punish Vemula takes charge as VC

Igniting the fire over the ongoing protests after Rohith Vemula’s death, the professor who led the panel to decide on the punishment for the Dalit research scholar and his fellow students has taken...

News Nation Bureau | Jan 25, 2016 11:42 AM

Students resume hunger strike at HCU, stay firm on 5 demands

A day after the students sitting on a hunger strike against the death of Dalit research scholar Rohith Vemula were hospitalised, a fresh batch of seven students resumed the strike today demanding the...

PTI | Jan 24, 2016 02:45 PM

70 fliers offloaded from flight for 'unruly behaviour'

At least 70 passengers were offloaded from a Raipur-bound Indigo flight at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport here last night on the grounds of “unruly behaviour”, following which the fliers...

PTI | Jan 23, 2016 07:39 PM

Dalit student suicide: Minister appeals to students to withdraw protest

Union Minister of State for HRD Upendra Kushwaha today appealed to the agitating students of Hyderabad Central University to withdraw their protest following the alleged suicide of a Dalit research...

PTI | Jan 23, 2016 02:59 PM

Fresh protests at Hyderabad University; students seek 'unconditional' revocation of suspension

Fresh protests rocked the Hyderabad Central University campus today with students seeking “unconditional” revocation of suspension of four dalit students and action against those responsible for...

PTI | Jan 22, 2016 03:15 PM

Dalit student suicide: Shameful that a minister used words like casteist, says Arvind Kejriwal

Addressing the students at the university, Kejriwal slammed HRD minister Smriti Irani, saying: "Smriti Irani ji spoke one lie after another, she tried to create controversy over Rohith's caste"

News Nation Bureau | Jan 21, 2016 04:51 PM

Hyderabad Univ VC on student’s death: Action taken according to rules, no pressure from HRD Ministry

Hyderabad university chancellor has said that the course of action in Dalit studet’s restigation case was taken according to rules and there was no pressure from of him from Human Resource...

News Nation Bureau | Jan 20, 2016 10:35 AM