Umar Khalid

JNU students celebrate after their leader Kanhaiya Kumar was released from Tihar Jail on March 3, 2016. Credit: Shome Basu

JNU Rusticates Umar Khalid, Two others, Fines Kanhaiya Rs 10,000

New Delhi: Jawharlal Nehru University on Monday rusticated Umar Khalid and two other students for varying durations and imposed a fine of Rs 10,000 on Kanhaiya Kumar in connection with the February 9 campus event against Afzal Guru’s hanging. Umar was rusticated for one semester, another student leader Anirban Bhattacharya […]

A Syllabus on Sedition

  “Perhaps what has been most baffling about the fallout from JNU, following the February 9 protest, has been the reckless reporting in many quarters of the mainstream media and across the web. Possibly slanderous and libelous, the coverage has no doubt been unethical, irresponsible, and more sensational […]