JNU adjourns Council meeting amid high drama over 9 February event – Firstpost

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) on Tuesday saw high drama at an Academic Council meeting which was adjourned following ruckus caused by heated arguments between teachers, students and administration.

The Academic Council (AC) is the statutory decision making body of the university and this was the first meeting ever since the new Vice Chancellor Jagadesh Kumar […]

Chaos at JNU meet, Vice-Chancellor walks out | The Asian Age

Jawaharlal Nehru University vice-chancellor M. Jagadesh Kumar abruptly adjourned the academic council meeting after varsity teachers demanded that the report of the high-level inquiry committee should be scrapped and proctorial orders on students, allegedly linked to the controversial Feb. 9 event, should be revoked.

The teachers wanted the V-C to address the burning issue promptly, […]

JNU vice-chancellor faces wrath of students and teachers

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) vice-chancellor M Jagadesh Kumar on Tuesday faced the wrath of students and a group of teachers for approving action against 21 research scholars over the February 9 Afzal Guru event.

He had to adjourn the academic council meeting for an indefinite period as the students joined by teachers began creating ruckus […]

Chaos at JNU meeting, Vice-Chancellor M Jagadesh Kumar alleges he was manhandled

The meeting of JNU’s Academic Council (AC) Tuesday — the first one held after the February 9 incident — was marked by arguments between the administration, teachers and students over the punishment meted out to the students allegedly involved in the incident.

While JNU Vice-Chancellor M Jagadesh Kumar alleged that some students had tried […]

Walkout VC gets shirty | JNU students dismiss rough-up allegation

New Delhi, May 10: JNU vice-chancellor M. Jagadesh Kumar’s today “abruptly” ended an academic council meeting after being forced to allow a discussion on the 13-day-old hunger strike, with the administration accusing students of pulling his shirt as he was walking out.

Students’ union president Kanhaiya Kumar has denied the charge.

“When the vice-chancellor proceeded […]