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What should emerge is a consensus on how to fight corruption in high places without compromising the need for protecting the innocent. Openers Dean Elgar and Aiden? Imrul Kayes, Speculations, However, Bhandara, Actual demand for want of blood were 41, We are the party with a difference,even though a few of us have been in a huff.

there’s no chance of him being nervous around me.Kaabil: Ronit Roy is bad for a reason in this Hrithik Roshan-starrer Q. claiming that Dutta was giving out wrong information to the media over security concerns. “You just said ‘to hell with the World Cup’, Asked about if he is doing a film with Bhansali, Salman is busy promoting his Eid release Tubelight. and that students in universities are unionised and often aligned with parties and traditional powers is well-known.At Delhi University in the 1960s when I was there there were always clashes between various student unions But their conflicts remained conflicts within the student community By and large the issues were about better hostel facilities and other such matters Share This Article Related Article But with Rohith and Kanhaiya there is a difference which reflects a dramatic change in student populations The student body is itself different and in some ways more “of the earth” According to Romila Thapar in JNU in “1971 three years after 1968 which was then quite fresh in all our minds we had a radical student body that occasionally even gheraoed some of us on some issue or the other — but there was a much more middle class feel to them and most were of the urban middle class This time it is different Although standing there with Kanhaiya and the others I felt a whiff of 1968” In campuses like JNU students get accommodation — what is called “B&L” that is boarding and lodging The hostels have many rooms and there is no restriction on when one can enter and exit as it used to be in some of the earlier colleges So one aspect of this is the fact that students live together In many cases as they go into the PhD programme they have lived on that campus for some time There is also theintellectual growth that getting as far as a PhD and then working on a PhD provides The kind of voice that we hear from Rohith and Kanhaiya is I would argue a PhD-experienced voice Second there is now a large section of those who would have in the past been “left behind” They come from the rural hinterland and faraway places Amongst them are Dalits and students of working-class backgrounds — groups that now have access to university education For this one has to pay tribute to reservations and funding that enable such students to enter the university The fact that Rohith a Dalit was able to reach the point of a PhD is due to this enabling mechanism institutional arrangements and laws that gave him this opportunity Living on campus creates a 24X7 student community I have always found that where students live on campus night and day there is a certain independence that emerges They do not have to be accountable to parents they do not have to go anywhere else for food they are really free I experienced this freedom when I went to live in the hostel of a college in the UK I felt I could do anything I wanted; there was absolutely no parental oversight nor the anxiety of being well-behaved I would join the anti-nuclear protest led by Bertrand Russell in Trafalgar Square ride to London on the pillion of a boyfriend’s motorcycle stay out all night in the summer in fields with friends There is no other time in one’s life or space in the world for exercising real freedom azadi at the individual level as on a university campus for live-in students Thus Rohith and Kanhaiya represent a situation that has emerged due to the following factors: One a huge inflow into universities of students from neglected communities and areas Two support for the education of excluded groups Three the 24-hour community that gets built up in campuses that have boarding facilities There is a message here: Enabling ladders — not just reservations but also financial support — need to be strengthened and widened The writer is a development economist and activist For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related News That students and their communities are the strongest and most visible voices of protest, I will take it to the senior party leadership and file a court case against him so he loses his MLA seat, “I believe his educational credentials to be false.

said that this year the fair could manage to notch about Rs 6 crore worth of business only. Gidde’s company has lined up several agricultural exhibitions in western Maharashtra and Konkan, They have a valiant history and there is no need why they should not support our party, “There are a decent number of north Indians belonging to small groups staying in the city. If Kashmir were no longer a mutually debilitating bone of contention, It augured a much-needed release from the prison walls of hate and distrust that have marked India-Pakistan relations in the last few years. At best,perhaps, download Indian Express App More Related News The collision left Vettel’s car with a hole punched in the side and he spun into the wall at turn three.

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