For anyone with a conscience, the death of Rohith Vemula, the 26-year-old Dalit PhD scholar, on the Hyderabad Central University (HCU) campus, is a murder most foul, being passed off as suicide through a conspiracy of upper castes, who are determined to crush the lower castes.
The CPI-M has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to sack his ministers Smriti Irani and Bandaru Dattatreya, saying they are to blame for the suicide of a Dalit student in Hyderabad
Fresh Protests by students broke out yesterday in Hyderabad, Delhi and Chennai over the alleged "delay in justice" to the Hyderabad university Dalit scholar Rohit Vemula, who committed suicide, as they remained unrelenting in the demand for resignations of Union ministers Smriti Irani and Bandaru Dattatreya
Union HRD minister Smriti Irani alleged that Trinamool Congress leaders visited Hyderabad after the dalit students' death due to vote-bank politics
Citing the Dadri lynching incident, the Shiv Sena today cautioned senior ally BJP against the statements by some of its leaders on the suicide by a Dalit student in Hyderabad "boomeranging" on the party
The political slugfest over the Rohith Vemula’s suicide continued unabated, with Congress and other opposition parties yesterday calling it a ‘national shame’ and unrelenting in their demand for sacking of Union ministers Smriti Irani and Bandaru Dattatreya
Protests over suicide of a Dalit research scholar continued unabated on Thursday at the University of Hyderabad, with the teachers slamming union minister Smriti Irani's statement that a Dalit headed the committee which expelled five students
Ten professors belonging to SC/ST community on Thursday resigned from their administrative posts in the University of Hyderabad (UoH), in response to the 'fabridcated statements' by Smriti Irani over Rohith Vemula's suicide
Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani asserted that the suicide of Rohith Vemula was not a Dalit versus a non-Dalit confrontation and attempts were being made to 'ignite passion' in the case of the Dalit scholar's death
Going on the offensive on the dalit student's suicide case in Hyderabad, Congress on Tuesday demanded that HRD Minister Smriti Irani should be removed along with Union Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya, against whom a FIR has been lodged
Union Minister Smriti Irani took on Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on his home turf, saying Amethi has been left 'far behind' in development as it was limited to 'a few people'
Union Human Resources Development Minister Smriti Irani alleged that Assam is plagued by multiple challenges despite being represented by a two-time Prime Minister in the Rajya Sabha
All CBSE books and learning material will be made available online for free as part of the Centre's good governance efforts, HRD Minister Smriti Irani said here today
Twenty five cases of sexual harassment were reported from the prestigious Jawaharlal Nehru University in 2013-2014, the highest among 104 higher education institutions from where such matters were reported according to UGC data
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Saturday hosted a lunch for journalists at the party headquarters in New Delhi as 'Diwali Milan' celebrations
HRD Minister Smriti Irani on Friday found herself in a spot when her remarks that Indian women aren't told what to wear, whom to meet and where to go, led to the audience booing her.
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