ABVP

  • Delhi: JNU, DU student politics sees dramatic shift September 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Student politics in two internationallyknown universities DU and JNU have surprised many this time round. While the rightwing ABVP expanded its hold in JNU, a campus dominated by left politics, the radical leftist AISA increased its vote share in DU, giving close competition to traditional organisations. Started...
  • ABVP trumps NSUI in Delhi University elections September 13, 2014

    Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad, BJP's students wing swept the Delhi University elections by winning all the four crucial posts of President, Vice President, Secretary and Joint Secretary. ...
  • Delhi: Congress challenges BJP to seek dissolution of Assembly September 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress on Saturday challenged BJP to dissolve the Delhi Assembly if they are so confident of 'Modi wave' in the city which has been attributed for ABVP's clean sweep in Delhi University Student's Union elections. "If BJP is so confident of Modi's wave in the national capital, the...
  • Delhi BJP congratulates ABVP for victory in DUSU elections September 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Congratulating ABVP for its tremendous victory in the DUSU elections, Delhi BJP on Saturday said the triumph of saffron party's student wing after 18 years is the "magic of the personality of Prime Minister Narendra Modi". "We thank the students of Delhi University for their unprecedented support to the...
  • ABVP wins all 4 seats in DUSU elections September 13, 2014

    Akhil Bharatiya Vidhyarti Parishad (ABVP) won all four seats in Delhi University Student Union elections on Saturday. Mohit Nagar won the president post, Pravesh Malik vice president, Ameet Sidhu secretary and Ashutosh Mathur joint secretary. Nagar said, "This result is a victory for all the University students...
  • DUSU polls witness Modi wave, BJPaffiliated ABVP wins all 4 seats September 13, 2014

    New Delhi: The Narendra Modi wave was witnessed in the Delhi University Student Union polls as the Bharatiya Janata Party affiliated Akhil Bharatiya Vidhyarti Parishad (ABVP) won all four seats on Saturday. Mohit Nagar won the president post, Pravesh Malik vice president, Ameet Sidhu secretary and Ashutosh Mathur ...
  • DUSU polls: Sunny day but similar manifestos keep voters away September 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Even as the four student bodies campaigned intensively ahead of the Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) polls on Friday, it wasn't enough to attract a vast majority of the almost 1 lakh eligible voters of the university to the ballot boxes. The voting to elect the representatives of...
  • DU, JNU go to polls, results to be announced on Saturday September 12, 2014

    New Delhi: It is a big day for the student unions as elections in Delhi University (DU) and Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) are being held on Friday. The results of the student union polls will be announced on Saturday. In a different pattern that seems to be emerging in the elections,...
  • Election fever grips Delhi University September 7, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi University authorities are gearing up to ensure smooth conduct of the September 12 students union polls for which campaigning process has intensified. "With the nomination process coming to an end, we have started making the arrangements for the EVMs. DU is the only Indian university to use electronic...
  • Parties declare candidates for Delhi University Students Union polls September 5, 2014

    New Delhi: The student outfits on Friday declared their candidates for the four crucial posts in the keenlycontested Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) elections, which are scheduled to be held on September 12. The Congress affiliated National Students Union of India (NSUI) has fielded Gaurav Tushir, a first year student of...
  • NSUI, AISA aim to garner northeast students' votes using racism as issue for upcoming DU polls September 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Students organisations are trying hard to garner votes of northeast students in the upcoming Delhi University Students' Union (DUSU) polls, with "ending racial discrimination" becoming an important issue in their manifestos. In their manifestos, the Congress' student wing National Students' Union of India (NSUI) and Leftwing All India Students'...
  • Delhi: Nomination process ends for DUSU polls September 3, 2014

    New Delhi: The nomination process for the Delhi University Students' Union (DUSU) polls concluded on Wednesday, with the varsity declaring 144 nominations valid for four posts. "While 37 nominations were found valid for the post of President, 32 nominations were validated for the post of Vice President," said DS Rawat,...
  • Delhi: ABVP forms sevenmember selection committee for DUSU elections August 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Ahead of Delhi University Students' Union elections, Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) on Monday formed a sevenmember selection committee to finalise the names of candidates for DUSU elections. DUSU elections will be held on September 12 and students' organisations are gearing up for this. The team comprises Manu Kataria...
  • Youth wing of political parties join hands with aspirants to protest against CSAT August 16, 2014

    New Delhi: As the Union Public Service Commission examination row rocked Parliament with leaders protesting against the changed format keeping in view the interest of their states' aspirants, the youth wing of various political parties has been actively participating in the protest on the ground. Members of National Students' Union of...
  • Bangalore rape case; stir continues, ABVP workers clash with police July 21, 2014

    Bangalore: Protests over alleged rape of a sixyear old girl turned violent on Monday as ABVP activists clashed with police in front of the public school, where the incident happened, leading to a lathicharge. After heated arguments, ABVP activists who besieged the Vibgyor High School, which is facing public anger for...
  • Watch: ABVP workers protest over 6yearold's rape in Bangalore school July 21, 2014

    Two weeks after a 6yearold girl was raped in her school premises in Bangalore, there is no stopping the outrage. ABVP workers protested outside the school in Bangalore on Monday and tried to break the security barricades put into place. When police tried to stop the workers from climbing the...
  • ABVP launches mobile app to reach out to techsavvy youths July 20, 2014

    New Delhi: In an effort to reach out to the techsavvy young generation, BJP's students wing Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) has launched its own mobile app. The app has been named 'ABVP' and is available free on Google playstore for android users. "The aim of the app is too encourage more...
  • India @ 9 with Karma Paljor July 18, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Karma Paljor on India @ 9. ...
  • MPPEB scam: ABVP leader points finger at Digvijaya Singh July 6, 2014

    An ABVP leader on Sunday tried to turn the heat of MPPEB's PMT scam on Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh by alleging that one of the main accused was appointed by Singh in his capacity as Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister in 1995. "Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB) scam's originator is...
  • Students caught in DUUGC crossfire over 4year course, admissions delayed June 24, 2014

    New Delhi: The University Grants Commission and Delhi University are in an open war over the Fouryear undergraduate programme. Caught in the crossfire are students with 36 colleges deciding at the last minute not to issue their first cutoff lists till the crisis is resolved. On the eve of the first...
  • Politics takes over DU's fouryear course, students remain clueless June 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Amidst the confusion over the FourYear Undergraduate Programme of the Delhi University, the Congress has questioned the University Grants Commission for telling DU to scrap it. Congress leader Manish Tewari questioned the UGC asking where it was when the university had implemented the FYUP. "Where was the UGC then...
  • UGC is supreme, DU must follow its orders, say HRD Ministry sources June 23, 2014

    New Delhi: The uncertainty at Delhi University over admissions into the undergraduate programme continues. A flurry of meetings to sort the matter out have taken place and have been scheduled for Monday. Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani held a meeting with the University Grants Commission Chairman on Monday. The UGC...
  • DU students injured during protest over fouryear programme June 21, 2014

    New Delhi: A protest by students against Delhi University's fouryear undergraduate programme (FYUP) turned ugly on Saturday with many students getting injured when police used water cannons against them. Police took the action when the students tried to cross a barricade and move towards the vice chancellor's residence. More than 300 students...
  • Kerala: BJP, Communists attack each other over Modi's depiction in a college magazine June 17, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: The use of "objectionable and foul language" against Prime Minister Narendra Modi,along with the depiction of his photograph in the list of negative faces along with Osama bin Laden, Hitler, Ajmal Kasab were featured in the college magazines of two colleges in Trissur, Kerala. The police have arrested 15...
  • Gopinath Munde's rise from a student wing leader to the Union Minister June 3, 2014

    Gopinath Munde, who could have been BJP's Chief Ministerial candidate in the Maharashtra Assembly polls, started his political career with student wing of the BJP. He was recently sworn in as Rural Development Minister in Narendra Modi's Cabinet. Munde lost his life in a fatal car accident on Tuesday morning. ...
  • ABVP activists vandalise seminar venue in Patna May 24, 2014

    Members of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) on Saturday ransacked the venue of a seminar in Patna, which was organised to discuss the arrest of a Delhi University professor for his alleged links with Maoists. Shouting slogans like 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' and 'Vande Mataram', over three dozen ABVP activists...
  • ABVP celebrates BJP's victory in DU, JNU May 16, 2014

    New Delhi: With the BJP achieving a landslide victory in the Lok Sabha polls, ABVP the student wing of the saffron party, joined the celebrations on Friday. Elated with BJP's stellar performance across the country and in the national capital, students of Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) took out...
  • ABVP opposes liquor godown near school April 1, 2014

    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 Bharatiya...
  • LS polls: Student outfits going all out to support parent parties March 31, 2014

    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 of...
  • LS polls: AAP to set up its student wing in Gujarat March 31, 2014

    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 its...