STUDENT ACTIVIST

  • Delhi minor rape: Activists protest near India Gate April 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Women and student activists on Sunday converged near India Gate, which had witnessed large scale antirape protests in December 2012, demanding justice for the fiveyearold rape survivor in the national capital. Student protesters from JNU tried to march towards India Gate but were prevented from moving closer. They staged...
  • Protests over student's death cut across party lines: Priyanka Gupta April 4, 2013

    Student activist Sudipto Gupta died in a police crackdown on a students' protest in Kolkata. The incident has seen thousands of people pour into the streets of Kolkata. The West Bengal government has been, till now, noncommittal about a proper probe into the incident. To what extent will this incident...
  • Student's death was police handiwork, not govt's: Sunanda K DattaRay April 3, 2013

    The death of a 23yearold SFI activist, Sudipto Gupta, has sparked a row in Kolkata. Sudipto was fatally injured allegedly by the police in a crackdown on Tuesday. The police has claimed he fell off a bus but his fellow activists allege that the police hit him on the head...