Hub of treason bags President’s award

The news in brief:

Jawaharlal Nehru University has been named the winner of two of the three Visitor’s Awards President Pranab Mukherjee instituted last year, the laurels coming at a time some have dubbed the varsity a hub of treason.

The university took the prize in the “Innovation” and “Research” categories, while Assam’s Tezpur University was adjudged the “Best University”, according to an announcement by Rashtrapati Bhavan on Sunday.

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That explains it, then.