UPDATE: UWEC vice chancellor accused of discrimination won't leave university until Sept.
In September 2012, when talk first began circulating of the possibility of Professor Adam Habib becoming the vice-chancellor of the University of Witwatersrand, he brushed it off as rumour.
Vice Chancellor'>Jawaharlal Nehru University Vice Chancellor M. Jagadesh Kumar: I would like to ask all those great personalities coming to support agitators, what about thousands of students&teachers who are deprived of their rights of doing research and teaching? Why can't you stand with them?
M Jagadesh Kumar, JNU Vice Chancellor: Out of 8500 students at JNU, 82% of students have cleared their hostel dues for winter registration as on Monday. Remaining students are also expected to complete their registration process since registration is still open with a late fee.
Delhi: Yashaswini Saraswat, a JNU student who has secured 8th rank in Indian Economic Service (IES) Examination 2019, met university Vice Chancellor (VC) M Jagadesh Kumar at his office today. Out of the 32 candidates, who qualified in the exam, 18 belong to JNU.
Vice Chancellor'>Jawaharlal Nehru University Vice Chancellor M. Jagadesh Kumar: The first day of winter semester has started&more than 50% of the students have paid their hostel dues®istered; classes have begun. Appeal to all students to register else it will lead to loss of one academic year.
JNU vice-chancellor M. Jagadesh Kumar: I was attacked today. I had gone to visit School of Arts & Aesthetics, JNU where around 10-15 students surrounded me. They were trying to pull me down & in a mood to attack me. Fortunately, I was rescued by security & managed to escape.