Free Press Journal
  • Student election isn’t a political referendum

    Political parties are quite naturally inclined to talk up their successes and underplay the significance of setbacks. Under the circumstances, the elation in the BJP over the ABVP’s victory in three of the four elected posts for the Delhi University Student’s Union is understandable. Likewise, it is also entirely predictable that the Congress has blamed faulty EVMs for its failure to hold on to the body. Blaming defeats on electoral irregularities has,

  • Voting underway for DUSU elections at 52 centres in morning colleges

    New Delhi: Polling is underway for the Delhi University Students’ Union (DUSU) elections at 52 centres in colleges here, an official said Wednesday. As many as 1.35 lakh students will decide the fate of 23 candidates in in the DUSU polls. Senior faculty members have been posted as observers at the centres and around 700 electronic voting machines (EVMs) have been installed, the official said.

  • DUSU polls: ABVP bags 3 seats, NSUI makes comeback with one

    New Delhi: RSS’ student outfit ABVP continued its dominance in the DUSU polls, bagging three seats and describing the thumping victory as the “triumph of nationalism”, while Congress’ NSUI made a comeback, winning the post of Joint Secretary in the results announced on Saturday. ABVP’s Amit Tanwar was elected the new president of Delhi University Students’ Union (DUSU), defeating NSUI candidate Nikhil Yadav by a margin of 4,680 votes. Priyanka and Ankit

  • ABVP sweeps DUSU polls

    New Delhi : The Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) on Saturday swept the Delhi University Students’ Union (DUSU) elections winning all the four posts with spectacular margins.

  • Arvind Kejriwal

    DUSU asks CM Kejriwal for univ spl buses, infra upgrade

    New Delhi: Delhi University Students Union’s (DUSU) office-bearers today met Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and submitted an eight-point memorandum of demands to him, which include university special buses and upgrading of colleges’ infrastructure. “We submitted an eight-point memorandum of demands to the chief minister, who has assured us of looking into the issues raised by us including improvement of infrastructure in Delhi government colleges,” DUSU President Mohit Nagar said.

  • 6 DUSU faces in Delhi Assembly poll fray

    New Delhi: Delhi University Students Union (DUSU), which has been considered as a stepping stone to mainstream politics over the years, will see six of its former office bearers sweating it out in the February 7 polls.