#NewsInTweets: Internal JNU Panel Recommends Rustication Of Kanhaiya, Umar And Others

Posted on March 15, 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. A panel set up in JNU to probe the February 9 incident recommended the rustication of Kanhaiya Kumar, Umar Khalid, Anirban Bhattacharya and two other students. The final decision will be taken by Vice Chancellor M. Jagadesh Kumar and Chief Proctor A. Dimri.

2. The father-in-law of the Dalit youth who was hacked to death in a suspected honour killing case in Tamil Nadu, surrendered before the Judicial Magistrate Court.

3. Russian President Vladimir Putin announces the start of withdrawal of troops from Syria.

4. Former Maharashtra Deputy CM Chaggan Bhujbal arrested in money laundering case.

5. Muslim leader Asaduddin Owaisi said in a speech to RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat: “I won’t say ‘Bharat Mata Ki Jai’. What will you do?”

6. India to play New Zealand today in the ICC World T20.

7. Humans of New York founder Brandon Stanton writes an open letter criticizing Donald Trump for “spreading hatred”.