Maharashtra and Telangana Police raided the residence of Prof. K. Satyanarayana, the Head of Cultural Studies department and the Dean of School of Inter-Disciplinary Studies in EFL University, Hyderabad. The raid was part of the larger raids and arrests of eminent scholars and activists across the country alleging connection with the protests at Bhim Koreagoan.
A fatherly figure in the Indian media, Kuldip Nayar, breathed his last on Thursday early morning. A doyen of Indian journalism, he etched his name in the minds of readers by his columns and memoirs. His demise comes at a time when the corporate media houses in India are more obsequious to their political masters.
Gorkha Students’ movement conducted a protest programme in Jawaharlal Nehru University in solidarity with tea garden workers struggle for better wages of Darjeeling, Dooars and Terai and collected fund for Kerala flood relief on Saturday.
The High Court of Kerala invalidated the University action that denied C.H.Abdul Jabbar’s entry for the Ph.D. entrance, the case filed via Adv P.E.Sajal. The Kerala High Court has directed the EFLU to conduct a separate Ph.D. test for Jabbar.
The letter is a bit lengthy, considering the range of issues that need to be highlighted in this grave situation.. including relief, role of the Centre, human-enviro concerns etc..
Kerala is busy pledging together #weshallovercome.
In the national capital of Delhi ,JNU students union has called out a march infront of home ministry happening today.NSUI Delhi universty has organised a human chain in solidarity with kerala,to garner the national attention on the issue.
The student hunt in the Central University of Kerala continues with the unreasonable arrest of Ganthoti Nagaraju, a Dalit Ph.D. scholar and an active member of Ambedkar Students Association (ASA) on exaggerated and false charges.
‘Remember one thing we are very near when the devil will lose and humanity will win, and we have to work for that.’
His life is indeed an event – variously as a poet, script-writer, politician, administrator, scholar, and also as a man of families – that belie an eventual death. Some two-hundred years lived within the counted nineties, probably.