ABVP

  • ABVP opposes liquor godown near school 01-04-2014 11:59 PM

    The ABVP on Tuesday strongly opposed the East Singhbhum district administration's proposal to open a liquor godown in the premises of Krishi Bazar Samity in Parsudih and demanded abrogation of an agreement signed with the Jharkhand State Beverage Corporation in this regard. Amitabh Senapati, National Executive Committee member of Akhil...
  • LS polls: Student outfits going all out to support parent parties 31-03-2014 12:02 PM

    New Delhi: With Lok Sabha elections in Delhi less than two weeks away, the student wings of various political parties in the national capital have started pitching in with street plays, debates, rock shows and door-to-door campaigning. The Delhi University unit of Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), the students' wing...
  • LS polls: AAP to set up its student wing in Gujarat 31-03-2014 10:05 AM

    Ahmedabad: With an aim of establishing a foothold in student politics and increasing its support base, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will set up its students wing in Gujarat ahead of the Lok Sabha elections. The students wing of AAP - Chhatra Yuva Sangharsh Samiti (CYSS)- which has already started...
  • Arunachal boy death: Three people detained, SC/ST Act added toFIR 01-02-2014 03:17 PM

    New Delhi: Amidst massive protests against the death of a student from Arunachal, Nido Taniam, the Delhi Police has assured of quick action and said that the viscera report will be ready within a week. "Delhi Police will do everything legally doable. Viscera report will be ready within a week....
  • Arunachal boy death: NE groups hold protests in Lajpat Nagar 01-02-2014 01:18 PM

    New Delhi: Protests have erupted after a student from Arunachal Pradesh, Nido Taniam, was allegedly beaten to death at a sweet shop in south Delhi. Groups from the North East are protesting in Lajpat Nagar, where the incident took place. Roughly 1000 students are at the scene and they're demanding...
  • Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad, police clash in Lucknow 29-01-2014 08:13 PM

    Members of Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad(ABVP) and police on Wednesday clashed with each other as cops allegedly baton-charged student activists when they were attempting to gherao the State Legislative Assembly in Lucknow to press for their demands. ABVP workers claimed that several of them were injured in the police action....
  • DU students protest against 4-year UG programme 17-01-2014 11:28 PM

    A section of Delhi University students on Friday boycotted classes and staged a protest in North Campus in response to DUSU and ABVP's call for a bandh to demand roll back of the four-year undergraduate programme. Delhi University Students Union claimed classes had been affected due to the mass boycott,...
  • RSS calls BJP leaders’ meet to discuss economic agenda for 2014 14-01-2014 12:24 PM

    New Delhi: The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh has called a meeting of Bharatiya Janata Party leaders in the national capital on Tuesday. The BJP leaders are to discuss economic agenda for the year 2014. It is being reported that senior party leaders Murli Manohar Joshi, Yashwant Sinha, Prakash Javadekar and Murlidhar...
  • BJP, ABVP workers protest against student leader's murder 04-01-2014 07:25 PM

    BJP and ABVP activists on Saturday blocked the National Highway 24 for over an hour, protesting against the alleged murder of a students' union leader of KGK Degree College here in Moradabad. The activists, protesting against the murder of Deepak Chauhan who was shot dead on Thursday, also interrupted law...
  • Police lathi charge ABVP activists 31-12-2013 09:56 AM

    The Madhya Pradesh Police on Monday lathicharged ABVPactivists protesting against an invitation extended as thechief guest to Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav by alocal university for its convocation ceremony in Jabalpur. "The activists are opposed to Rani DurgawatiUniversity's invitation to Yadav alleging that the name of hisOSD Dhanraj Yadav...
  • Eight ABVP workers arrested for violating poll code 27-11-2013 11:35 PM

    Eight ABVP workers, including the district unit chief, were arrested for allegedly violating model code of conduct during the recently concluded Chhattisgarh Assembly elections, police said on Wednesday. The Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad workers had staged a protest in Raigarhlast month without taking official permission as model code was in...
  • Congress rejects Modi's impact on DUSU election results 14-09-2013 07:09 PM

    Rejecting the claim of Narendra Modi impact on DUSU elections that saw BJP's student wing ABVP romping home, Congress, on Saturday, pointed to its frontal outfit NSUI's victory in student bodies' elections in Gujarat and Punjab. "If they are saying that ABVP's victory in DUSU this year is a sign...
  • BJP-backed ABVP sweeps DUSU polls, wins three posts 14-09-2013 03:34 PM

    New Delhi: The BJP-affiliated Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) swept the Delhi University Students' Union polls that were held on Friday, winning three posts out of four. The Congress-backed National Students' Union of India (NSUI) won one post this year. From the ABVP, Aman Awana won the post of the...
  • Voting for DUSU polls over, results to be declared today 14-09-2013 10:23 AM

    Polls to elect office bearers of the students' unions at Delhi University (DU) and Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) on Thursday went off peacefully with around 40 and 56 per cent turnout respectively. Delhi University Chief Election Officer Ashok Vohra said the counting of votes will be taken up on Saturday...
  • Campaigning ends, DUSU and JNU polls today 13-09-2013 08:14 AM

    With campaigning over, Delhi University (DU) and Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) will see polling for their respective students' unions on Friday. The campaigning ended on Thursday while the customary Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union (JNUSU) presidential debate took place on Wednesday. The Delhi University Students' Union (DUSU) results will be...
  • DU, JNU to see student polls Friday 11-09-2013 05:53 PM

    New Delhi: Two prominent universities in the national capital, Delhi University and Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), will see polling for their respective students' unions Friday, Sep 13. The Delhi University Students' Union (DUSU) elections will see a contest between the the two major groups, the National Students' Union of India...
  • Right wing activists target Kashmiri film fest in Hyderabad 07-09-2013 05:51 PM

    Hyderabad: A Kashmiri film fest was targeted allegedly by a group of right wing activists in the city. A group of ABVP workers entered the venue just few hours after the programme started and indulged in vandalism. Calling the film fest an anti-national event they smashed glass panes and damaged...
  • Pune: FTII students to protest against ABVP attack 26-08-2013 10:00 AM

    Pune: Film and Television Institute of India's students will protest on Monday in Pune against the recent attack on students by the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) workers. The students were allegedly asked to say 'Jai Narendra Modi' to prove that they were not Naxalities. However, they were attacked after...
  • Kishtwar violence: Train services disrupted in Jammu 10-08-2013 06:30 PM

    Jammu: Rail services were disrupted on Saturday on the Jammu-Pathankot route as the ABVP activists stopped a train at the Kathua railway station protesting the recent clashes at Kishtwar district. Demanding sacking of the Minister of State for Home, Sajjad Ahmed Kitchloo over the Kishtwar incident, the activists of ABVP...
  • ABVP to gherao Governor's residence over VC appointments in MP varsities 29-07-2013 06:53 PM

    Protesting against the alleged corruption in the appointment of Vice Chancellors in various universities in Madhya Pradesh, student wing of BJP on Monday announced that it will protest in front of the Governor's residence on July 31. "There is rampant corruption in the appointment of Vice Chancellors," Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi...
  • Police claim leads into Manipal gangrape case 22-06-2013 02:51 PM

    Bangalore: Police on Saturday claimed to have got some leads on the persons who allegedly gangraped a medical student in Manipal University campus and hoped to arrest them soon even as Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah ordered immediate tracing of the culprits. "We have already instructed the police to trace the...
  • WB: Mamata announces separate tribal affairs department 22-05-2013 02:49 AM

    Kolkata: To ensure added importance to tribals in the state, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday announced a separate department of tribal affairs, which would be under her. "Tribal people have many grievances, but they don't know where to lodge complaints to draw attention immediately. Therefore, a separate...
  • ABVP stages protest outside Bansal's residences 05-05-2013 09:16 PM

    New Delhi: Activists of BJP's student wing on Sunday protested outside Railway Minister PK Bansal's residences in Delhi and Chandigarh and demanded his resignation in the wake of the arrest of his nephew for allegedly taking bribe to get a plum posting for an official. Heavy police deployment had been...
  • NSUI wins DUSU President's post 10-09-2011 01:47 PM

    New Delhi: Congress student's wing NSUI on Saturday won the Delhi University Students Union President's post while candidates of BJP's ABVP swept the other three top posts of the body. National Student's Union of India nominee Ajay Chikara won the President's post of the DUSU, while Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad...
  • ABVP activists blacken faces of MTV anchors 23-04-2011 11:40 AM

    Pune: Three anchors of an MTV reality show had their faces blackened by activists of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) and were chased out of Pune for using foul language on national television, party officials said here Friday. "We blackened the faces of MTV Roadies anchors Raghu Ram, Rajeev...
  • MP professor assaulted by students dies 12-03-2011 10:18 PM

    Bhopal: A Madhya Pradesh college professor, who was allegedly roughed up by Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarti Parishad (ABVP) activists earlier this week, has died of heart attack, police said on Saturday. Professor SS Thakur, who was allegedly roughed up by ABVP activists March 9 in the office of the dean of...