Saturday, June 22, 2024

Topic: University of Hyderabad

Rohith Vemula case: As students and family protested dubious closure report, CM, DJP promise reinvestigation

Protest erupted at the University of Hyderabad, after the Telangana Police closed the investigation in Rohith Vemula’s death with a report absolving then Secunderabad MP Bandaru Dattatreya, Member of Legislative Council N Ramachander Rao, Vice Chancellor Appa Rao, ABVP leaders, and Minister for Women and Child Development Smriti Irani.

Telangana DGP orders further probe after closure report into Rohith Vemula death case sparks outrage

Following outrage from family and the Dalit community after the Telangana police's closure report claimed that University of Hyderabad PhD scholar and Dalit leader Rohith Vemula, who died in January 2016, was not Dalit and dismissed casteism in the case, the state Director General of Police announced further investigations will be conducted.

Telangana Police closes Rohith Vemula case file, absolves UoH VC, BJP leaders

On Friday, the Gachibowli police, which was investigating the death of University of Hyderabad scholar Rohith Vemula, filed a closure report in the matter,...

Hyderabad University fines students Rs 1,000 each for conducting “UoH for Palestine” protest

At least six students were fined Rs 1,000 each and were warned to be cautious by the University of Hyderabad for conducting a Palestine solidarity march inside the campus on 27 October last year.

Hyderabad University: Hundreds of students join ‘Ram Ke Naam’ screening while ABVP chants ‘Kashi Mathura baaki hai’

On January 22, the University of Hyderabad witnessed various student organizations conducting events and issuing statements expressing strong dissent against the Ram Temple event in Uttar Pradesh, while a Hindutva student group organized a large celebration on campus.

“Institution of Murder”: Contractual workers’ death at UoH sparks protest

Students organise protests at the University of Hyderabad's main gate, demanding adequate measures to protect the rights of contractual workers on campus.  The longstanding demand...