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MHRD confirms IoE status for 5 varsities: OP Jindal, JU, Anna Univ and others still await State Govt confirmation

The five universities which have received the orders are IIT Madras, Banaras Hindu University, IIT Kharagpur, University of Delhi and Hyderabad

Published on 5th September 2019
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WB Govt 'positive' about holding college student union polls but final decision to be taken after considering exam schedules

JU students and Jadavpur University Teachers' Association were opposing the move of the state government to form an apolitical student council

Published on 27th August 2019
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Kolkata's Jadavpur University conducts tree census in its campus in a bid to prevent cutting of trees

The exercise, as part of which trees in the 58-acre university campus are being mapped through GPS, videographed and awarded number tags, has been launched on August 7

Published on 23rd August 2019
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Unfair that IIT Madras gets funded, but we don't: Can Anna University cough up Rs 1750 crore for IoE tag?   

Jadavpur University and Anna University were both taken aback by the new norm since the State governments may not be able to afford more than 50 percent of the funds 

 

Published on 20th August 2019
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How Indian campuses have reacted to the abrogation of Article 370, 35A

We take a look at the events that took place in Indian university campuses since the abrogation of Article 370 on August 5

Published on 12th August 2019
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Jadavpur University students get rape threats for FB post offering help to Kashmiri scholars

The post was put out on August 6 and the threats started pouring in the same night and the phone has not stopped ringing since

Published on 7th August 2019
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Institutes of Eminence: Here's why Ashoka, Krea, Aligarh Muslim varsities did not earn the tag

As per the government guidelines, certain factors were considered in identifying the institutions, one of the most important being an institute's global ranking

Published on 3rd August 2019
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Amrita, KIIT, VIT make it to UGC's Institutes of Eminence list. Full list here

Unlike last year, this year, the University Grants Commission has released a list of 10 private and 10 public institutions

Published on 3rd August 2019
Jadavpur University Kolkata

Kolkata's JU wants freshers to sign 'no narcotics, no liquor' declaration in a move to curb abuse inside hostels

The decision comes after students were reportedly found consuming alcohol and taking drugs inside the campus, following which the administration had regulated the entry of outsiders

Published on 23rd July 2019
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Doctors, patients demand Mamata Banerjee's intervention as OPDs stay shut across Bengal

Students from RG Kar Medical College, R Ahmed Dental College, SSKM Hospital, Calcutta Medical College and other institutions across Kolkata have joined the protest  

Published on 12th June 2019
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OPINION: Why everyone trolling Bengal's fashionable young MPs Mimi and Nusrat isn't just regressive, but reeks of patriarchy

Filmstar-turned-politicians Mimi Chakraborty and Nusrat Jahan were trolled incessantly after they posted their pictures in front of Parliament after being newly elected as TMC MPs

Published on 30th May 2019
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How Varsha Seshan is taking serious social issues into the realm of children's books

Varsha Seshan, an internationally celebrated children’s books writer, talks about her journey and the books she has written so far 

Published on 15th May 2019
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Excellence is something that democracy should not step into: Sugata Marjit

Economist Dr Sugata Marjit talks about choosing the right bureaucrats, the Indian education system and what can be done about the never-ending unemployment scenario

Published on 3rd April 2019
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We would never hurt our VC, JU students on indefinite sit-in ask for student election

Almost 97% of the students had voted against the government’s decision to replace “political” students’ unions with an “apolitical" students' council

Published on 20th February 2019
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Indian Film Festival of Bhubaneswar (IFFB): Everything you need to know

This time the Indian Film Festival of Bhubaneswar is not only offering screentime to select student films, but will also award those which strike a chord with their jury

Published on 23rd January 2019

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