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A mystery how the university accessed those pictures: St Xavier's prof who was forced to quit for posting pics in swimsuit

Responding to the professor's legal notice, the university said that it is an ''ill-motivated'' and ''dishonest'' attempt to open a close case

Published on 11th August 2022

St Xavier’s prof forced to quit for posting pics in swimsuit, slapped with Rs 99 crore defamation notice 

After she resigned, she filed an FIR with the Kolkata Police claiming that her Instagram account might have been hacked


Published on 9th August 2022

Private school in Kolkata to launch its own nano-satellite, signs agreement with ITCA

The satellite will be launched by South Point High School, which is a part of the MP Birla Group. The project is a part of the government's 75 Students' Satellites Mission 2022

Published on 4th August 2022

TET candidates stage protest, block road in Kolkata demanding immediate recruitment

The incident occurred at about 1:30 pm on June 22, Wednesday. About 100 protesters blocked the Asutosh Mukherjee Road-Hazra Road crossing and refused to move from the spot

Published on 23rd June 2022

Kolkata: CNI directs city schools to reopen from June 20, curtail summer vacation

The summer vacation was extended in schools by 11 days on account of hot and humid weather conditions

Published on 18th June 2022

What makes shared transport to school attractive for parents in a city like Kolkata? IIT Kharagpur researchers explore 

Findings justify shift from the current fare-centric approach to an improvement of the overall service with adequate emphasis on relevant qualitative and quantitative attributes, shared the professor

Published on 14th May 2022

Student bodies at Presidency University demand entrance tests, threaten to intensify stir 

The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board used to conduct entrance examinations for UG and PG courses at Presidency University

Published on 9th May 2022

SIT probe rules Anis Khan's death "not a homicide", Calcutta HC asks his father to file objection

HC Justice Mantha had ordered a SIT probe into the case on March 14 and had directed it to be completed by April 18

Published on 25th April 2022

West Bengal contemplates state education policy; forms committee to study NEP

Earlier this week, Tamil Nadu had also formed a panel to formulate a state education policy, in line with its vehement opposition to the centralised NEP

Published on 8th April 2022

After agitation over fee payments, two premier private schools in Kolkata were shut down

The Calcutta High Court had directed that none of the 145 schools, which are in connection with the petitions regarding school fees during the pandemic, will deny promotion to any student

Published on 8th April 2022
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Jadavpur University teachers threaten to boycott exam process if VC gives in to students’ demands

The VC was gheraoed for ten hours earlier this week by students who demanded online exams. The teachers say their demands are not justified

Published on 31st March 2022

Logo on new West Bengal school uniforms is of govt, not TMC: CM Mamata Banerjee

If it was in Delhi, they would have used their photographs on the uniform, Banerjee said without elaborating any further on the statement

Published on 24th March 2022

Visva-Bharati students boycott exam, demand hostel immediately

VBU officials said that it takes a minimum amount of time to get rooms into shape and that this is the fastest turnaround one can expect

Published on 11th March 2022

A film institute for Tripura? State Minister of Information and Cultural Affairs says it will be made "possible at the earliest"

The minister also went on to share how the film industry creates several job opportunities for professionals and youngsters as well. Here's more on what he said about the upcoming film institute  

Published on 23rd February 2022

This professor from Kolkata's Indian Statistical Institute won the Ramanujan Prize for Young Mathematicians

The award is given to mathematicians who are under 45 years of age, who hail from a developing country and have conducted outstanding research

Published on 23rd February 2022

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