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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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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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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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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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Assam Women's University students' indefinite stir for permanent VC enters 23rd day

The University has been witnessing indefinite stir by its students since March 5 for a permanent VC and against downgrading it to a technical institute

Published on 27th March 2018
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Babul Supriyo incident: 10 arrested for assaulting Sanskrit college student

The right-wing students' outfit, on its part, said Ballav's charges were "baseless and politically motivated"

Published on 4th October 2019
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Bengal Governor to enter JU again after Babul Supriyo episode, with Z category security cover

The Governor who is also the Chancellor had made it clear that he wants in on every decision taken at the meeting. But students said that they will never forget the Babul episode of September 19

Published on 17th October 2019
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Bengal Governor visits Jadavpur University's VC, promises suitable environment for students

Dhankar, who is also the chancellor of the university, however, had earlier taken serious note of the fact that Das left the campus on Thursday evening, even as Supriyo remained gheraoed 

Published on 21st September 2019
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Bengal Governor claims he spoke to Mamata before visiting Jadavpur University, trashes TMC's claims

It is unfortunate, said the official release, that the General Secretary of the All India Trinamool Congress, through a press release, stated otherwise

Published on 20th September 2019
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CCTV Row: JNU students take down CCTV cams because they're worried their 'protests' will be doctored, misused like in Kanhaiya Kumar's case

JNUSU also believes that the management may use the cameras to intimidate women students by showing footage of them entering and leaving men's hostels to their parents. JNU still wants cams in place

Published on 2nd April 2017
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Come to my room, I will tell you who I am: How Babul Supriyo taunted Jadavpur University girl

The minister was, allegedly, heckled and assaulted by the students of Jadavpur University when he visited the campus for an ABVP meet

Published on 20th September 2019
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Despicable level of humanity: UoH teachers tear into CAA, says police action on students reeks of hatred

The UHTA also condemned the fact that police detained the UoH students on campus even before they started their anti-CAA protest recently  

 

Published on 2nd January 2020

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