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Forget unfair, here's why Pondicherry University's circular denying scholarships to protesters is 'unconstitutional'

The University has since removed the circular about cutting scholarship for students who participated in the fee hike protest from the website after it was heavily criticised by the student communitY

Published on 27th May 2020
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Confident that COVID-19 vaccine will be available by next year, says Harvard Professor

Three vaccines are showing promising results. These are from America, China and Oxford. For now, they all seem promising — may be one of them or all turn out to be effective, said the professor

Published on 27th May 2020
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Defeating COVID: How the Indian economy can bounce back to shape after the lockdown ends

Is FDI the way to go or should we be printing money? Which are the sectors that need our attention? We spoke to economists who found solutions to some of the major dilemmas India is in right now

Published on 11th May 2020
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WB Governor leaves Calcutta University convocation after students raise 'go back' slogans, wave black flags

The protesters claimed that Dhankhar was "the (BJP- led) Centre's representative, who doesn't deserve to be on the dais for CU's convocation ceremony"

Published on 28th January 2020
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Calcutta University to confer DLitt on Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee, Governor to preside over ceremony

Vice-Chancellor Sonali Chakraborty Banerjee said the senate, the highest decision-making body of the institute, has unanimously cleared the proposal to confer honorary D Litt on the Nobel laureate

Published on 28th January 2020
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Our education system must maintain the spirit of curiosity in children: S D Shibulal

S D Shibulal, Co-founder, Infosys and President of the Infosys Science Foundation speaks about their work in creating awareness about Science among school students

Published on 15th November 2019
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Slow Clap: How to get gold from milk the desi way

West Bengal BJP Chief Dilip Ghosh announced that cows have a golden vein and that there is gold in desi cow milk, thus the yellowish colour

Published on 6th November 2019
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PM explained how he is trying to reform bureaucracy: Abhijit Banerjee after meeting Modi

The 58-year-old Kolkata-born economist is currently the Ford Foundation International Professor of Economics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Published on 22nd October 2019
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Slow Clap: Why we love Abhijit Banerjee and his love for gareeb India

Kolkata-born American Abhijit Banerjee won the Nobel Price in Economics. And despite the fact that he left our shores ages back we still love him dearly. And post-Nobel fame, we always will

Published on 17th October 2019

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