LANCASTER UNIVERSITY

  • Briton found guilty of murdering Anuj Bidve July 26, 2012

    London: British national Kiaran Stapleton was on Thursday found guilty of the murder of an Indian student Anuj Bidve on December 26. Stapleton had admitted manslaughter but not murder, on grounds of diminished responsibility. His plea was not accepted by the court and the case proceeded to trial that heard evidence from...
  • UK varsity to set up scholarship in Bidve's memory February 4, 2012

    London: Anuj Bidve's alma mater, Lancaster University is setting up a scholarship in memory of the Indian student whose killing in an unprovoked attack in the UK evoked widespread sympathy and outrage. "The scholarship is a fitting and lasting way of remembering Anuj, who was an outstanding student," said Lancaster University's...
  • Tributes paid to Anuj Bidve at UK university January 22, 2012

    London: Tributes were paid to the memory of Indian student Anuj Bidve at Lancaster University, where he was enrolled for a postgraduate qualification before being killed in an unprovoked attack in Salford on December 26. Over 200 students and staff gathered at the memorial service at the Lancaster University Chaplaincy Centre...
  • Bidve's family visits the place he was killed January 6, 2012

    New Delhi: Demanding justice for his son Anuj Bidve, the family of the slain Indian student on Friday visited the spot where he was killed and thanked the British government for its support. "We have made the journey from India to see the place where Anuj died and take his body...
  • Bidve's family makes desperate plea for justice January 6, 2012

    London: Anuj Bidve's family has been making a desperate plea for justice in the UK for their 23yearold son who was killed on December 26. The family will visit the spot where Bidve was shot dead, and is expected to fly back home with his body on Saturday. On Thursday Anuj...
  • Justice yet to come: Anuj Bidve's father January 5, 2012

    New Delhi: Family of slain Indian student Anuj Bidve on Thursday visited the UK Parliament. Anuj's father Subhash Bidve said that justice is yet to come and at this point he can't say that he is satisfied with the progress. "I humbly request to make sure that students who come here...
  • Bidve murder: Accused Briton to appear in court January 2, 2012

    London: A 20yearold Briton has been charged with the murder of the Indian student Anuj Bidve, who was shot in the head in Salford on Boxing Day in an unprovoked incident. Kiaran Stapleton, from the Ordsall area, has been charged with the murder and will appear before the City of Manchester...
  • Bidve's family seeks early possession of body December 31, 2011

    Pune: Despite assurances from the UK and Indian authorities, the grieving parents of slain city student Anuj Bidve are still running from pillar to post to expedite repatriation of his body awaiting a second post mortem in Manchester where he became a victim of an apparent hate crime. Still in a...
  • UK: Indian student killed for not telling time December 29, 2011

    New Delhi: A trip to Manchester during the Christmas break became his last for Anuj Bidve, an Indian student in the UK. Twenty threeyearold Anuj, a student at Lancaster University, was shot in the head by a British youth on December 26. Anuj was with a group of Indian...