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#AmphanCyclone: Here's how you can donate to relief funds to help cyclone-ravaged Bengal and Odisha

Students, local groups, NGOs, and people from around the world are providing financial support to West Bengal after the super cyclone pummeled through the state leaving behind a trail of destruction

Published on 22nd May 2020
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'Sexist' Jadavpur University prof Kanak Sarkar barred from taking classes; students push for dismissal

Kanak Sarkar, professor of International Relations at JU recently got into trouble for posting a Facebook status where he stooped down to likening a virgin woman to a 'sealed bottle'

Published on 17th January 2019
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4 Jadavpur Uni students hospitalised, 20 continue hunger strike to protest scrapping of admission test

The University has already called for an emergency meeting to discuss the situation and find a solution but the students are refusing to give up on the fast

Published on 10th July 2018
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770 JU students get job offers, 85 firms continue to recruit despite COVID-19 outbreak effects

The recruiters are from a wide range of sectors ranging from banking, engineering and FMCG to pharmaceuticals and a total of 770 students were placed

Published on 1st May 2020
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A day after he released book on homosexuality, Kolkata teacher fired from job

The teacher says he was issued a termination order without a notice period which has left him without any other sort of back up 

Published on 21st March 2018
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A tale of two DU protests: Why the left and the right are on strike at the same time

Delhi University's Arts Faculty will witness two protests on Saturday, half an hour apart, organised by the right and the left

Published on 21st September 2019
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ABVP apologises for abusive post on FB about Jadavpur University students, lauds them for feeding the poor

The right-wing students' group put up a post on their Facebook page recently stating that the previous post from the ABVP page was by an "unscrupulous miscreant with the page access, to cause chaos"

Published on 4th April 2020
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ABVP calls Jadavpur University students cooking for daily wagers 'carriers of Chinese virus' in FB post

The post was later deleted from the Facebook page. The AFSU has condemned the act and urged people not to believe it

Published on 31st March 2020
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Academicians request PM to recruit science graduates, use biology labs to fight COVID-19 

A letter in this regard signed by more than 600 scientists, professors and research scholars across the country was sent to the Prime Minister

Published on 22nd April 2020
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After being forced to leave two convocations, WB Governor Dhankar to preside over WBSU graduation ceremony

The governor had recently faced massive protests by students and non-teaching staff during the annual convocation ceremonies of Jadavpur University and Calcutta University

Published on 23rd February 2020
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After Jadavpur sit-in, students of Presidency University in Kolkata protest over hike in counselling fee

The students of Presidency University in Kolkata have been on a sit-in over the hike of counselling fee from Rs 100 to Rs 500

Published on 13th July 2018
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After the COVID-19 pandemic is over, is it the 'end' of the epic cultural fest?

Can you actually enjoy a cul-fest if the whole thing is online? Or if the dance show has no tango? Cul-fest junkie Atendriya Dana explains

Published on 4th May 2020
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Aiming higher: West Bengal's changing Higher Education landscape  

Female enrollment in higher education has increased from 5.62 lakh in FY 2010-11 to 9. 53 lakh in 2016-17. The gross enrollment ratio for female candidates has risen from 10. 9 in 2010-11 to 17.3 in 2

Published on 11th November 2018
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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
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Aspiring teachers in Bengal irate at new rule saying they need police verification, medical test for govt job

The notification also says that those who hail from Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal or other countries have to provide their residential details in their native country 

Published on 5th March 2020

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