Student Federation Of India

  • WB: SFI activist's father seeks CBI probe into his death 30-04-2013 07:21 PM

    Kolkata: The father of SFI leader Sudipto Gupta on Tuesday moved the Calcutta High Court seeking a CBI probe into the death of his son, saying that a fair investigation was not possible by any state agency. The petition by Pranab Kumar Gupta also appealed that the investigation into the...
  • Mamata heckling incident: All 6 SFI activists granted bail 22-04-2013 05:08 PM

    New Delhi: All the six activists of the Students Federation of India (SFI), who were arrested on Monday for allegedly heckling West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and state Finance Minister Amit Mitra outside the Planning Commission office in Delhi earlier in April, have been granted bail on Rs 5000...
  • Mamata, Amit Mitra heckling incident: SFI General Secy, 5 others arrested 22-04-2013 11:57 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Monday arrested the General Secretary of Students Federation of India (SFI) and five others in connection with the heckling incident during which West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and state Finance Minister Amit Mitra were attacked by suspected SFI activists in Delhi as they...
  • SFI apologises for heckling Mamata Banerjee, Amit Mitra 17-04-2013 07:45 PM

    New Delhi: The Students Federation of India (SFI) on Wednesday apologised for the attack on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and Finance Minister Amit Mitra in New Delhi earlier this month. The duo were heckled by SFI activists as they made their way to the Planning Commission building in...
  • WB: Arrested Left student leader chained to bed in govt hospital 16-04-2013 11:23 PM

    Kolkata/Siliguri: Stoking controversy, a leader of CPI(M) student wing who was arrested after a clash with ruling Trinamool Congress activists, has been chained to his bed at a state-run hospital in judicial custody. The first year student, Santosh Sahani, of SFI was arrested on April 10 after a clash between...
  • TMC hand exposed in Presidency University ransack, 5 arrested 12-04-2013 02:17 PM

    Kolkata: The battle between the Trinamool Congress and the students of the Presidency University is getting uglier. Five people including a TMC worker have been arrested for ransacking the Presidency University. The TMC has now filed a counter-complaint against the activists of Students' Federation of India in the Presidency University...
  • Live: TMC, CPM cadre clash at Presidency University 10-04-2013 10:15 AM

    New Delhi: 3:20 pm: Even as the TMC and the Left leaders appealed for calm, there were reports of violence. TMC and CPM supporters clashed in the Presidency University in Kolkata and a few students were reportedly injured in the clashed. TMC supporters reportedly ransacked labs at the Presidency University....
  • SFI protest outside Planning Commission was mere hooliganism: Mamata 09-04-2013 06:24 PM

    West Bengal Finance Minister Amit Mitra was heckled by activists of Students Federation of India (SFI) in Delhi on Tuesday as he tried to enter the Yojna Bhawan. ...
  • WB FM heckled by SFI activists in Delhi, Mamata upset 09-04-2013 04:08 PM

    New Delhi: West Bengal Finance Minister Amit Mitra was heckled by activists of Students Federation of India (SFI) in Delhi on Tuesday as he tried to enter the Yojna Bhawan. SFI activists shouted slogans against him and pushed him while policemen tried to pull him out of the crowd. Upset...
  • Scholars lash out at SFI leader's death in police custody 07-04-2013 01:59 AM

    Kolkata: Academicians from across the country on Saturday expressed "horror" at the "brutal" police assault on students leading to the death of SFI leader Sudipta Gupta in police custody and demanded an "impartial" probe into the incident. In a statement, 45 educationists from leading institutes like Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU),...
  • Dead SFI leader's family 'disgusted' by Mamata's comments 06-04-2013 04:30 AM

    Kolkata: Family members of Students Federation of India (SFI) leader Sudipto Gupta on Friday expressed disgust over West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee dubbing his death in police custody as a "petty" and "small" matter, and alleged he was "murdered" by police. "This is murder. The bus driver has reportedly...
  • SFI activist death: Family to meet WB Governor 05-04-2013 05:17 PM

    Kolkata: The family of SFI activist Sudipto Gupta is expected to meet West Bengal Governor on Friday. Sudipto was killed after being allegedly beaten up by police during a crackdown on a SFI protest earlier this week. Citing dissatisfaction with police investigations, his family has demanded a CBI probe. The...
  • SFI activist died after hitting a stationary object: Kolkata Police 04-04-2013 04:35 PM

    Kolkata: The Kolkata Police on Thursday stated that the final post-mortem report of SFI activist Sudipto Gupta was yet to come out and that the initial report had shown that the 23-year-old student died due to a head injury inflicted by hitting a stationary object and then hitting a rough...
  • SFI activist's death: Partial shutdown in Kolkata 04-04-2013 01:57 PM

    Kolkata: Kolkata is mourning the death of Students Federation of India activist Sudipto Gupta due to alleged police brutality. There was a partial shutdown in the city on Thursday after the bandh called by the SFI. Since Thursday morning, there were roadblocks in various places across the city. A Congress...
  • Kolkata: SFI calls for a bandh to protest against activist's death 04-04-2013 08:13 AM

    Kolkata: Kolkata is bracing for roadblocks and traffic jams after a bandh call by the Left-wing Students Federation of India (SFI) in protest against the death of SFI activist Sudipto Gupta. The students will be carrying out protests out at Hazra Modh, which is close to Chief Minister's house. A...
  • Mamata vs left: Is West Bengal caught in a cycle of endless political violence? 03-04-2013 11:59 PM

    There have been massive protests over the death of 23-year-old Students Federation of India activist Sudipto Gupta in Kolkata. Not just in Kolkata, protests are also being staged in Chennai by SFI activists. The Mamata Banerjee government in West Bengal has also come under attack from the protesters as well...
  • News 360: Kolkata unites in grief over SFI activist's death 03-04-2013 11:17 PM

    Apart from the SFI, prominent Left leaders, including former CM Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee, paid homage to Sudipto Gupta, who died allegedly in police crackdown. ...
  • SFI activist death: Don't politicise a tragedy, says O'Brien 03-04-2013 04:46 PM

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had termed the episode as "unfortunate". ...
  • News 360: SFI activist dies in police crackdown on protest 02-04-2013 09:21 PM

    A worker of the Students Federation of India (SFI) died on Tuesday of injuries sustained during clashes with police. ...
  • Hostel wars erupt in Calcutta Medical College 27-05-2008 03:03 AM

    Melbourne: Just-married Australia captain Michael Clarke has said that he will quit cricket before he passed his mid-30s, unlike many of his predecessors. Clarke said that he won't continue to play on till his late 30s like former Australian captains Steve Waugh who played till 38, and Ricky Ponting who,...