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  • Korea ferry tragedy: Vice principal saved from sinking ship found hanging 18-04-2014 02:34 PM

    Seoul: Police say a high school vice principal who had been rescued from a sinking South Korean ferry has been found hanging from a tree. The news of the death came on Friday as rescuers scrambled to find hundreds of people still missing from the ferry and feared dead. The...
  • Noida: Fresher stripped, beaten up by college seniors 18-04-2014 12:05 PM

    Noida: In an apparent case of ragging, a first year student in an animation institute in Noida was badly beaten up and stripped by his seniors. Police have registered a case against the three accused. The accused captured the whole incident which took place in the college hostel on camera...
  • Delhi: Assam student beaten up by college mates 15-04-2014 09:23 PM

    New Delhi: A 21-year-old Delhi University undergraduate hailing from Assam was on Tuesday beaten up by his fellow students inside the college canteen over a petty issue, police said. The main accused has been arrested. BA final year student Pran Saikia, who studies in PGDAV College in the south campus,...
  • Mumbai is a tough city but it has given me everything: Sidharth Malhotra 14-04-2014 12:06 PM

    Mumbai: Sidharth Malhotra, who shifted base from the capital to the country's entertainment capital Mumbai, says while Mumbai has made him what he is today, he's still a Delhi boy at heart. "I was lucky to come in (to Mumbai) at a time when they (people) were looking for new...
  • Delhi: Two arrested for racist remark against northeast student 13-04-2014 10:57 PM

    New Delhi: Two youth were arrested on Sunday for passing a racist remark against a student from the northeast, police said. Amit Kumar, 22, and Akash Kumar, 23, both residents of Bihar's Chhapra, were arrested after Hemang Haokip, 25, complained against them for the racist comment made midnight. The incident...
  • US: Student stabs 22 people at school, arrested 10-04-2014 08:26 AM

    Washington: Twenty-one students and an adult were injured when a teenager, armed with knives, attacked students and staff at a high school in the US state of Pennsylvania on Wednesday, officials said. "A critical incident has occurred at the high school. All elementary schools are cancelled, the middle school and...
  • AJSU manifesto: Special status for Jharkhand, 50 lakh new jobs 06-04-2014 10:27 AM

    Ranchi: All Jharkhand Students Union has promised to work for special status for Jharkhand, production of 10,000 mega watts of electricity, creation of 50 lakh jobs and a world-class state capital in Ranchi in the party manifesto released on Saturday in Ranchi. Stressing on the demand for special status for...
  • West Bengal: IIT Kharagpur student commits suicide 31-03-2014 10:12 AM

    Midnapore: An M.Tech student of Chemical Engineering at IIT Kharagpur was found hanging from the ceiling fan of his hostel room, the police said on Monday. The fourth year student, Lokesh Kumar Goyel (22), was found hanging from the ceiling fan of his room at Radhakrishnan Hall last night, SDPO...
  • 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...
  • 'Youth with technical background on IM's radar to help make IEDs' 27-03-2014 05:13 PM

    New Delhi: Of the five alleged Indian Mujahideen operatives arrested in Rajasthan earlier this week, three are engineering students, police sources revealed on Thursday, hinting that educated youth were on the terror organisation's radar. "Their interrogation has revealed that the Indian Mujahideen is planning to induct educated youth with a...
  • All university male students in North Korea are now required by law to get the same goofy haircut as supreme leader Kim Jong Un 27-03-2014 01:23 PM

    It could well be an Onion story. According to various media reports, all university men in North Korea will now have to get the same hairstyle as their Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un. The middle-parted, sides-shaved haircut isn't the greatest thing in fashion right now but the Time Magazine reported...
  • CJ Show: Holi celebrations in Delhi University 24-03-2014 11:35 AM

    Resident students at Delhi University celebrate Holi in the campus. These pictures were sent by CJ Rabiya Bashir. ...
  • IM arrests: Two detained Jamia residents released after protests 24-03-2014 09:20 AM

    New Delhi: After long protests by Jamia residents backed by AAP and Congress leaders on Sunday, the two students who were detained by the police in connection with the arrest of IM operatives were released late evening. They were, however, asked by the special cell to join the probe later....
  • Thane students device gadget to protect house from theft 21-03-2014 01:59 PM

    Thane: A group of six teenagers in Thane claim to have devised a gadget that will protect a house from theft when its residents are away. The gadget, named 'Robo Nandi', will immediately get activated and send an alert message on a person's registered mobile number if anybody tries to...
  • Autorickshaw drivers molest, rob German student in Delhi 15-03-2014 11:56 AM

    A 23-year-old management student from Germany was molested and robbed by two autorickshaw drivers in New Delhi last week, police said on Friday. The incident occurred when the student was returning to her home in south Delhi from Barakhamba Road area of central Delhi on March 8. According to her...
  • Kashmiri student falls from hostel building, dies 14-03-2014 05:16 PM

    A 17-year-old Kashmiri student allegedly fell to death from his school hostel building under mysterious circumstances in Kavi Nagar area here. The student, identified as Mohammed Safi, was studying in Class 11 in Kendriya Vidyalaya in Kamla Nehru Nagar of Ghaziabad. His father, an Army man, lives with his family...
  • I am also facing exams like you: Narendra Modi to students 12-03-2014 05:19 PM

    Ahmedabad: Not only students appearing for board exams, but BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi might also be facing exam blues this time as he has conceded that like them he is also taking an examination, albeit in the form of Lok Sabha elections. The students appearing for class X...
  • Open Mike: Is cheering for Pakistan in an Indo-Pak cricket match an act of sedition? 11-03-2014 10:55 PM

    Earlier this month, Meerut University suspended Kashmiri students for cheering for Pakistan during India-Pakistan match during the Asia Cup. CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose meets Kashmiri students in the national capital and takes their views. ...
  • School dropout scenario in India 'extremely high': UNICEF 11-03-2014 04:56 PM

    New Delhi: The school dropout scenario in the country is "extremely high" as over 80 million children are not completing the full cycle of elementary education, while eight million are out of school over a period of years, according to UNICEF. "The dropout is much much higher with girls," UNICEF...
  • ThinkEdu conclave: Empowering women through education 11-03-2014 02:23 PM

    In India, emphasis is still not laid on girls' education and many of them are being dropped out of the school. In spite of the increase in the number of girl students, much needs to be done. ...
  • Open Mike: What is young India's expectations from next PM? 10-03-2014 10:57 PM

    In a special series 'Open Mike' ahead of the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections, CNN-IBN assesses young voters' mood and their expectations from the next PM. CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose visited Delhi University and asked young students if they would come out in large numbers and decide the fate of...
  • Sedition charge for cheering: A new low for India

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    It is sad to see the administrative machinery of India succumb to jingoism. It was shocking that a couple of students from a university in...

  • Kashmiri students sedition case: EC seeks report on dropping of charges 08-03-2014 08:11 PM

    On BJP's complaint, the Election Commission has sought a report from the district administration of Meerut in connection with dropping of sedition charges against Kashmiri students. "The district magistrate of Meerut has been asked to submit a reply on the dropping of sedition charges against Kashmiri youths," Chief Electoral Officer...
  • Students live in fear even as sedition case for cheering Pak dropped 07-03-2014 11:57 PM

    Srinagar: A wave of anger and disbelief has swept Kashmir after 67 students from Swami Vivekanand Subharti University were shunted out for cheering Pakistan during the India-Pak Asia cup match, and a case of sedition was registered against them. Even though the sedition charges against them have been withdrawn by...
  • Birds of a feather sit together

    Strictly non-bureaucratic |  Shailaja Chandra
    Unless women show confidence no one will show respect. On International women's Day I write this to encourage women professionals to show solidarity -by ...

  • UP CM says sedition charge against students serious, Jaitley disagrees 07-03-2014 06:27 PM

    New Delhi: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has said that the sedition case being slapped against the Kashmiri students is a serious matter. He also said that he has asked for a probe in the matter and will take action on the basis of the probe. Speaking to CNN-IBN...
  • Slapping sedition charge against Kashmiri students a serious matter: Akhilesh 07-03-2014 05:54 PM

    New Delhi: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has said that slapping a sedition case against a few Kashmiri students who had cheered for Pakistan during a cricket match was a serious matter and that a probe has been ordered. "Action will be taken on the basis of the probe,"...
  • Kashmiri students suspended from UP university protest in Srinagar 07-03-2014 02:46 PM

    New Delhi: The Kashmiri students suspended from a Uttar Pradesh university for reportedly cheering Pakistan during a cricket match held peaceful protests in Srinagar today demanding that charges against them be dropped. "We were harassed and intimidated by the University authorities and the Uttar Pradesh Police. The police have not...
  • BJP against withdrawal of sedition charges against Kashmiri students 07-03-2014 02:22 PM

    BJP on Friday criticised Uttar Pradesh government for withdrawing sedition charges against Kashmiri students studying at a private university here, saying the SP government is only bothered about vote bank. "BJP will not tolerate withdrawl of sedition charges against the people who have insulted the nation. The Samajwadi government is...
  • CBSE considering re-evaluation facility for Class XII answer sheets 07-03-2014 11:34 AM

    New Delhi: In good news for Class 12 CBSE students, the board is now considering providing re-evaluation facility in a limited number of questions in some subjects. The board is considering subjects like English, Hindi, Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Political Science and Economics. The entire application procedure will be online. The...