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Young Kolkata hugs it out: Moral policing does not define my city, say the protestors 

Many protesters felt the incident brought a bad name to the city, which otherwise has welcomed people from across the world with an ounce of moral policing 

Published on 3rd May 2018
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You will pay for what you did to Babul Da: Burdwan BJP leader told student as they assaulted him

Debanjan said that he did not know for sure if his assailants were from the student wing but he was definite that they were from the BJP and the local leader showed up as well

Published on 4th October 2019
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Yale, Princeton academics condemn attack on prof whose post criticised Vajpayee ​

Academics, sociologists, professors and various activists have come together to demand action against the attackers and ask for safer campuses

Published on 23rd August 2018
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Why Jadavpur University teachers are worried about the Governor's concern for their pay hikes

After UGC published the new pay scale, JUTA representatives met the Higher Education Minister, handed over memoranda, and held rallies. Dhankhar read about it and asked to meet the teachers

Published on 29th October 2019
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Why Bengali poet Suman Sadhu is talking love, gender and politics in his latest anthology

The poems address the taboo associated with being a part of the community that is considered to be a fringe of the society. Suman wants to be their voice  

Published on 18th September 2019
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What happened in Jadavpur University is a pratikriya: ABVP's national chief

Dr S Subbaiah denied the organisation's role in the incident. He also said that action must be taken against law violators

Published on 20th September 2019
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West Bengal governor irked over not being invited to a varsity convocation 

Dhankhar, who is also the chancellor of the state universities, said he has "no information" about the third convocation programme of the Cooch Behar Panchanan Barma University

Published on 12th February 2020
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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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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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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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WB Governor might have to skip Calcutta University convocation: Education Minister Partha Chatterjee

The higher education department would not have, usually, thought about not inviting the governor, who is the chancellor of state universities, from a programme like a convocation, said Chatterjee

Published on 14th January 2020
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Union Minister Babul Supriyo heckled by 'Naxalite' students of JU in presence of the VC

Babul Supriyo was heard saying "do not touch my body" to the students, many of them wearing head band and claimed they were from Naxalite group

Published on 19th September 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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Top 10 Universities in India known for grade and job placements

IISc, Bengaluru tops the list of universities in the country as Jawaharlal Nehru university bags second position in the game

Published on 12th June 2018
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The youth does not believe in Modi: Why this 'frustrated' Jadavpur University topper tore the CAA on stage during convocation

Debsmita won the gold medal for topping her class and plans to take forward her start-up that academically analyses socio-political issues

Published on 24th December 2019

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