#NewsInTweets: JNU Teachers Make A ‘Human Wall’ To Protect Students, Oppose Police Action

Posted on February 14, 2016 in News

By YKA Staff:

What’s the latest around the world today? Curated for you from the interwebz, here’s a quick morning fix to keep you updated. In 140 characters at that! Presenting, #NewsInTweets:

1. JNU teachers make a human wall around students to protect them from unfair action. Delhi Police orders a probe in whether they are ‘shielding’ students. They also want to transfer the sedition case against Kanhaiya Kumar to their anti-terror branch.

2. Jawahar Yadav, former Officer on Special Duty to Haryana CM, tweeted: “Women in JNU, who were chanting anti-national slogans, for those, I will only say that prostitutes are better than all of you, they sell their body not the nation.”

3. U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia passes away at the age of 79.

4. The AAP government in Delhi finished 1 year of ruling, CM Arvind Kejriwal will hold a public interaction session today where ministers will answer phone calls from people and take their feedback.

5. Journalist Karun Mishra (28) was shot by three unidentified persons in Gosaiganj in Uttar Pradesh. CM Akhilesh Yadav has ordered a probe into the murder.

6. 55% of the 5.5 million deaths that occurred in 2013 due to air pollution come from India and China.