Tuesday, 19 October 2021

Tag Archives: Gurmehar Kaur

Gurmehar’s silent battle for peace

IT is not unlikely that Gurmehar Kaur or her mother has read Sahir Ludhianvi’s anti-war poetry. It is also possible they have read Charles Sumner’s views on human strife. Gurmehar echoes an earnest sentiment of the legendary Massachusetts senator who endured physical assault from rivals to oppose the politics of ...

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Gurmehar Kaur files complaint against ABVP over ‘rape’ threats

NEW DELHI: Kargil martyr’s daughter Gurmehar Kaur has moved the DCW, claiming that she has received “rape threats” allegedly from ABVP members after she initiated a social media campaign against the RSS student wing. 24-year-old Kaur, a Delhi University student, had started the campaign “I am not afraid of ABVP”, ...

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Vidya Balan speaks up in support of Gurmehar Kaur

MUMBAI: Gurmehar Khan, the Delhi University student, recently created a stir online with her post against the ABVP student organisation. While the daughter of an Indian Army martyr has received support from a section of the society, Gurmehar has also received criticism and even threat calls for her act. In ...

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Sehwag mocks girl for supporting Muslim students’ right to free speech

NEW DELHI: Former Indian cricket team captain Virender Sehwag trolled a female university student for announcing her support for two Muslim students who were attending an event disrupted by a nationalist party. Gurmehar Kaur expressed solidarity with Umar and Shehla, both students of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), after members of Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi ...

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