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Some schools asking for donations, allege parents

Some are calling parents and kids for interaction and asking them to deposit fees within 2-3 days.

New Delhi: Amidst the continuous changes in the norms of nursery admissions, parents in the national capital have now alleged that some schools are demanding donations from them. They even said that some are giving admission to their wards on the first come, first serve basis without even refunding the money.

Najeeb’s mother, others protest at HRD ministry

The Delhi police had issued notices to nine students to appear before it for a lie detector test.

New Delhi: Hundreds of students, social activists, and student leaders under the banner of Student Islamic Organisation of India (SIO) staged a protest outside the HRD ministry on Wednesday demanding justice for the missing JNU student Najeeb Ahmed.

Encroached land in Delhi? LG Anil Baijal wants action plan from DDA to free them

Lt Governor Anil Baijal today tasked the DDA with preparing a year-wise data of encroachment on its land in the national capital and devising an action plan to free it. The LG issued the order at the fortnightly meeting with the land-owning agency at Raj Niwas, where he also approved a plan on ‘Digital Delivery of all Services in DDA’ in a time-bound manner. Senior Delhi Development Authority (DDA) officials, including its vice chairman Uday Pratap Singh, were present at the meeting where action taken report of the last meeting on ‘Land Management Issues’ was presented.

Ramjas college protests: ABVP, AISA, others clash over invite to JNU students, ‘many injured’

A clash broke out between between the activists of ABVP and AISA of Delhi University on Wednesday, a day after JNU student Umar Khalid’s visit to Ramjas College was blocked by protesting students. According to reports, the ABVP activists were staging a protest in the college on Wednesday which led to a clash between them and AISA members. Both ABVP and AISA are student political groups representing opposite ideology.

Ask pilots to use minimum thrust reversal while landing: #NGT

New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal today directed aviation regulator DGCA to issue advisory to pilots to use minimum thrust reversal while landing at airports in order to cause less noise pollution. Thrust reversal, also called reverse thrust, is the temporary diversion of an aircraft engine’s exhaust so that it is directed forward, rather than backwards, thereby reducing noise. "The use of thrust reversal by aircraft while landing is in no way unsafe. The airlines and pilots often use thrust reversal to reduce wear and tear of tyres.

Delhi: Umar Khalid, Shehla Rashid’s invitation at Ramjas event cancelled after ABVP protests

Delhi University’s Ramjas College cancelled JNU students Umar Khalid and Shehla Rashid’s invitation to a campus event after members of Delhi University Student’s Union (DUSU) and Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) protested against the speakers on Tuesday. The seminar organised by Literary Society of Ramjas was looking into exploring representations of dissent in literary productions. Khalid who was scheduled to speak on ‘The War in Adivasi Areas’ on Tuesday is doing his PhD in the subject. Rashid’s was slated to attend the event on Wednesday.


The Old Students’ Association (OSA) of Hindu College was established in 1958. Since its inception, the Association has been active in bringing the eminent alumni of the Hindu College, Delhi on one platform.

The Old Students’ Association, Hindu College is organizing the 4th edition of “The Clash of the Titans Invitational Debate 2017”. The alumni of six prestigious colleges of Delhi University of national fame namely Miranda House, Lady Shri Ram College, Shri Ram College of Commerce, St. Stephen’s College, Indraprastha College and Hindu College are participating in this great debating competition.

The debaters will test their debating skill on a contemporary relevant topic: The Rise of Populism – A passing Phase & Not An enduring reality. Each Team will have 1 speaker speaking for the motion and 1 against the motion.

Speaker 1
Speaker 2
Hindu College
Mr. Sreenivasan Jain
Mr. Aman Lekhi
Miranda House
Ms.Sonali Khan
Ms.Amrita Sengupta
Lady Shri Ram College
Ms.Pinky Anand
Ms.Geeta Luthra
Mr. Yash Bajaj
Ms. Noopur Sen
St. Stephen’s College
Indraprastha College
Ms.Devina Gupta
Dr.Nidhi Verma
Shri Rao Inderjit Singh, Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Ministry of Planning and Minister of State for Urban Development and Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation, Government of India; Shri Ashok Lavasa, Finance Secretary, Ministry of Finance and Prof Yogesh Tyagi, Vice Chancellor- University of Delhi will be the Guests of Honour.

The jury for judging the debaters consists of Mr. Yashovardhan Azad ( CIC ), Mr. Shakti Sinha(Director, NMML) & Mr. Shashank Vira. Eminent Media personality Ms. Kajori Sen is the Moderator.

We feel proud as Hindu College alumni have distinguished themselves in different walks of life and have brought laurels to their alma mater through their achievements. They all have been invited and are likely to grace the occasion. They include –

Shri Subramanian Swamy, Member of the Rajya Sabha; Smt. Meenakshi Lekhi,Member of Parliament, New Delhi; Shri Vinod Rai, Chairman, Banks Board Bureau; Shri Ranjit Kumar, Solicitor General of India; Dr. Kavita A. Sharma, President, South Asian University; Shri Rakesh Kacker, Director, India Habitat Centre; Shri Hardeep Singh Puri, Former Permanent Representative of India to the United Nations, H.E. Ajai Malhotra, Former ambassador to Russia; H.E. Om Prakash, Former ambassador to Finland and Estonia; Shri Ratan Watal, Principle Adviser for social sector, NITI Aayog; Dr. Anup Wadhawan, Additional Secretary, Department of Commerce, Ministry of Commerce and Industry; Shri Jitendra Shankar Mathur, Secretary, Ministry of Panchayati Raj and Ministry of Rural Development; Shri Raghvendra Singh, Secretary, Department of Agriculture, Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare; Dr. (Ms.) Tuk Tuk Kumar Ghosh, IAS (Retd.) Director, Seaways Shipping and Logistics Limited;Shri Amar Sinha, Secretary, Ministry of External Affairs; Dr. Gyanendra Badgaiyan, Director General,National Centre for Good Governance (NCGG); Shri Anil Goswami, Former Home Secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs; Shri Rajiv Jain, Director, Intelligence Bureau, Ministry of Home Affairs; Shri Dhruv Shringi, Co-founder & CEO,; Shri Sanjay Singh, Resident Director, Tata Sons Limited; Shri Sanjiv Sahay, Secretary, Finance & Home, Govt. of Delhi; Justice Navin Sinha, Supreme Court of India; Justice B.P. Singh (Retd.) Supreme Court of India; Justice S. Rabinder Bhat, Justice G.S. Sistani, Justice Siddharth Mridul, Justice Sudarshan Kumar Mishra, Justice Mukta Gupta, Justice Manmohan (Judges, Delhi High Court), Shri R.V.Verma, Chairman, Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA), Ministry of Finance; Shri Sanjay Singh, Special CP, Delhi Police; ShriK. K. Sharma, Director General, Border Security Force (BSF); Shri O. P . Singh Director General of Central Industrial Security Force (CISF); Shri Atul Chaturvedi, Additional Secretary, Department of Industrial Policy And Promotion, Ministry of Commerce and Industry; Shri Pradeep Puri, Vice Chairman, Noida Toll Bridge Company Limited; Shri Satyanarayan Mohanty, Secretary General, National Human Rights Commission (NHRC); Mrs. Swati Sharma, Special Secretary to Lieutenant Governor of Delhi; Mrs. Varsha Joshi, Secretary Power, Government of NCT Delhi; Mrs. Veena Jain, Director General, DD NEWS, Shri Arnab Goswami, Editor- in- Chief Republic TV, Vishal Bhardwaj, Music Director, Imtiaz Ali, Indian Film Director, Arjun Rampal, Actor, Lovleen Tondon, Indian Film Director and Casting Director.

In addition, the distinguished alumni of other participating colleges have also been invited to witness the battles of the great minds in this great event.

Date: 25th February 2017 (Saturday)

Time: 6.00 p.m. (The function will be followed by Dinner)

Venue: The Amphitheatre, India Habitat Centre,
Lodhi Road, New Delhi – 110003

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