The Union Minister for HRD, Mrs. Smriti Irani countered very effectively, all questions raised in the context of the JNU, in the house of the Parliament. Afzal Guru was given ample and fair opportunity to defend himself before the Supreme Court pronounced the death sentence. He was even granted repeated chances to make mercy petitions. It was only following these fair chances that the death sentence was executed. And yet
The Union Home Minister, Rajnath Singh had said that the incident at ‘JNU’ had the backing and support of Hafiz Saeed, the Chief of Jamaat-ud-Dawa. The Home Minister’s statement was based on the Twitter account of Hafiz Saeed wherein the Chief of Jamaat-ud-Dawa had tweeted his support towards the anti-India elements in the JNU. Further in his tweet, Hafiz Saeed had also demanded that Pakistan Government support this trend. However there have been claims that the Twitter account was a fake one and the Home Minister’s statement is not backed by any concrete evidence. There have also been potshots at the Minister saying that he should not have made such irresponsible statements without proper verification.
There has been news that the said Twitter account in Hafiz Saeed’s name is being operated by Pakistan’s intelligence organization. The Union Home Minister while speaking on the subject said, “We have made responsible statements and we stand by the same. We would like to maintain the confidentiality and would not like to reveal anything at this stage.
The Union Home Minister, Rajnath Singh had said that the incident at ‘JNU’ had the backing and support of Hafiz Saeed, the Chief of Jamaat-ud-Dawa. The Home Minister’s statement was based on the Twitter account of Hafiz Saeed wherein the Chief of Jamaat-ud-Dawa had tweeted his support towards the anti-India elements in the JNU. Further in his tweet, Hafiz Saeed had also demanded that Pakistan Government support this trend. However
The student organizations from ‘JNU’ that support glorification of demon Mahishasur and their representatives claim to represent the poor and backward classes. But proofs have emerged of the baselessness in these claims. After seeing the posters of ‘Mahishasur Martyrdom Day’ Event the infuriated student of tribal classes from JNU have strongly objected to it. The pamphlet released by the these students of JNU against this event itself starts with praise
Arrested by the Delhi police on charges of sedition, Kanhaiya Kumar, the leader of the students union was released on interim bail. There have been celebrations in the JNU ever since. Almost all news channels are beaming interviews with ‘Kanhaiya’. Some, it has been alleged project this student leaders as a ‘political hero’. JNU becomes in the meanwhile, an epicenter of an earthquake sending periodic shockwaves through the nation. Until
The JNU row has tarnished the country’s image. ‘It has even had an adverse effect on tourism’ said Shri. Mahesh Sharma, the Minister of State for Tourism expressing his regret. Also, the events in the past few days have scurried on at whirlwind speed threatening in the process, to blur the memory of the exact how and when of this JNU row that tainted the country’s image. (To read and
Hon.’ Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi went on a visit to the United States during November 2014. The visit was during the Navaratri festival that was being celebrated in India and hence PM Modi was on a fast. Hence, special arrangements were made for him keeping this in mind during the US Presidential banquet. This was reported by the media time and again. But, coinciding with this was ‘Mahishasur Martyrdom
On 6th April 2010, Maoists carried out a cold-blooded attack in Dantewada district in the state of Chattisgarh, which resulted in the death of 76 CRPF personnel. Amidst angry reactions from across the country condemning this incident, there were reports that some students of JNU held celebrations inside the JNU campus. The students shouted slogans of ‘India Murdabad’ (Down with India) and ‘Maowad Zindabad’ (Long live Maoism) to celebrate this
‘जेएनयू के विवाद के कारण देश की प्रतिमा को ठेस पहुँची है। इसका पर्यटन क्षेत्र पर विपरित परिणाम हुआ है’ ऐसा खेद केंद्रीय पर्यटन राज्यमंत्री महेश शर्मा ने ज़ाहिर किया है। देश की प्रतिमा को ठेस पहुँचानेवाली जवाहरलाल नेहरू युनिव्हर्सिटी का विवाद निश्चित रूप में कब और कैसे शुरू हुआ इसका विस्मरण ही हो जाये, इतनी तेज़ी से घटनाचक्र घूमने लगा है। जेएनयू’ मसले के बारे में अधिक जानकारी के
सन २०१४ के अक्तूबर महीने में प्रधानमंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी अमरीका के दौरे पर गये थे। वह नवरात्रि का दौर था और प्रधानमंत्री मोदी नवरात्रि के दौरान अनशन रखते है, इसलिए अमरीका में दी गयी दावत में भारतीय प्रधानमंत्री के लिए विशेष व्यवस्था की गयी थी, इसकी जानकारी प्रसारमाध्यमों द्वारा दी जा रही थी। लेकिन इसके बाद ‘जेएनयू’ में ‘महिषासुर शहादत दिन’ यानी महिषासुर का बलिदान दिवस मनाया गया। महिषासुर यह
‘जेएनयू’ में चल रहे देशद्रोही कारनामों के पीछे ‘ज़मात-उल-दवा’ का प्रमुख हफ़ीज़ सईद का हाथ है, ऐसा केंद्रीय गृहमंत्री राजनाथ सिंग ने कहा था। सईद के ट्वीटर अकाऊंट पर से ‘जेएनयू’ में चल रहे भारतविरोधी प्रदर्शनों का समर्थन किया गया था। साथ ही, पाक़िस्तान सरकार भी ‘जेएनयू’ के इन प्रदर्शनों की सहायता करें, ऐसी माँग सईद ने इस ट्वीटर अकाऊंट के ज़रिये की थी। लेकिन यह ट्वीटर अकाऊंट हफ़ीज़ सईद