STUDENT–YOUTH

Campus Watch

(All over the country students are waging struggles on India’s campuses. A brief update on these ongoing struggles follows.) Court Stays JNU Punishments, Students End Hunger Strike JNU students lifted their heroic hunger strike after the Court stayed all

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Undeclared Emergency in University Campuses

Brazen violation of democratic rights and freedom of expression appears to be seamlessly institutionalized as a norm in university campuses across the country. As the UPA govt bulldozes its commercialization agenda to restructure the existing universities, curbing students’ rights, student

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RYA’s Uttar Pradesh State Conference

The 5th Uttar Pradesh State Conference of Revolutionary Youth Association (RYA) was held in Lucknow on 19th March. The Conference started off with a Student-Youth March from Charbagh Station to the venue of the Conference, Ganga Prasad Memorial Hall. The

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Court Stays JNU Punishments, Students End Hunger Strike

The students lifted their heroic hunger strike after the Court stayed all punishments and directed the JNU VC to respond to the appeals. The JNU VC had, quite literally, been running away from facing the demands by JNU students and

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Indefinite Hunger Strike in JNU, Country-wide Solidarity

The indefinite hunger strike started by students of JNU demanding withdrawal of the unjust and vindictive rustications and fines has entered its third week. As the health of the striking students continues to deteriorate at an alarming rate, the JNU

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Hunger Strike in JNU

Since April 27th, 19 students under the leadership of JNUSU have been sitting on a fast unto death demanding withdrawal of the unjust and vindictive rustications and fines. Those on hunger strike include JNUSU President Kanhaiya, JNUSU Gen, Sec, Rama Naga,

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Protest In Delhi Against Fresh Spate Of Feudal-Casteist Murders In Bihar

AISA organized a protest demonstration and effigy burning of the Bihar government in Delhi’s JNU on 17 April 2016 against the fresh spate of feudal murders in Bihar. In the past month, three dalit CPI(ML) activists – comrades Mahesh Ram, Rampravesh

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‘Utho Mere Desh’ campaign continues: Reports from Bihar and Jharkhand

BIHAR AISA-RYA activists have been taking out the Bhagat Singh-Ambedkar sangarsh yatra in several towns and villages of Bihar, raising the slogans of ‘Inquilab Zindabad’ and ‘Educate, Agitate and Organize’. The response of the people has been tremendous. RYA Bihar

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AISA-RYA’s national campaign- ‘Utho mere desh’ reaches various parts of the country

On 23 March 2016, the martyrdom day of Com. Bhagat Singh, AISA and RYA launched the campaign ‘Utho Mere Desh: Naye Bharat Ke Waastey, Bhagat Singh Ke Raaste’ in New Delhi. As a part of this campaign, conventions and other events were

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Rise Up against the Proxy War on Students by the Modi Regime

(Excerpt from Statement by AISA leader and JNUSU Vice President Shehla Rashid on Punishments of JNU Students, announcing plans for a fast-unto-death by students.) JNUSU rejects the report of the enquiry committee constituted by the Vice-Chancellor to look into the 9

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Cry My Beloved Country

The temple of Mother India is full, Landlord, usurer, capitalist, rich trader, All are crowded inside with the cruel butcher, Only the poor patriot in khaddar is outside. - Baba Nagarjun, ‘Sach Na Bolna’ (Don’t Speak The Truth) In

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Against The Crackdown in Hyderabad Central University

On 22 March, Appa Rao Podile resumed charge as the Vice Chancellor of University of Hyderabad (HCU) after being forced to proceed on “long leave” in January for his role in the institutional murder of Rohith Vemula. It is condemnable that

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