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18 Till I Die: Why TN getting a new Governor may only delay Anna University's chances of getting a Vice-Chancellor, after 18 months without a head

Eighteen months after the last VC relinquished charge, the governing varsity for almost every engineering college in Tamil Nadu is languishing without a head. And the strain is beginning to show

Published on 4th October 2017
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Ambedkar Periyar Circle founder kicked out of Madras University course, one month after classes began  

The former secretary of the APSC is being threatened because he was part of many protests last year. He says that he will go to court if this is not resolved

 

Published on 5th September 2019
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Anna University releases list of colleges they are taking action against. Full list here

There are 89 colleges in the list. 12 of the colleges in the list are situated in Kancheepuram, while 7 of them are in Coimbatore

Published on 26th June 2019
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As Chennai's COVID-19 cases spike, Madras University hostel students are desperate to get home

Over the last two weeks, the cases in Chennai have contributed to a majority of the cases. On May 6 alone, over 300 people tested positive for the virus  

Published on 7th May 2020
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Cops stop Madras University students from entering campus to protest: Administration shuts varsity, hostels in one fell swoop

The two detainees from yesterday were released at 12.30 am last night after students protested. Their strange story adds to the clamour that existed at Madras University all through Wednesday

Published on 18th December 2019
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COVID-19 lockdown: Madras Uni asks faculty to go online with lectures on Skype, WhatsApp and Zoom

The University of Madras VC has urged its faculty to use suitable online teaching methods to help students amid the Coronavirus lockdown

Published on 2nd April 2020
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Despite protests & letters, wall between Anna University and Madras University set in stone

MU also wrote that students who went to the AU playgrounds were 'manhandled by the Anna University authorities and the research scholars were also ordered to evacuate  

Published on 13th August 2019
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End of an era as PSBB founder Rajalakshmi Parthasarathy, aka Mrs YGP, passes away

Rajalakshmi had a cardiac arrest and passed away at Apollo Hospital on Greams Road. She was 93 and was still involved in the running of her schools

 

Published on 6th August 2019
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Failing in Chennai? Come to Bombay and pass away! How agents got 'arrear' students from Madras University to pass en masse

Madras University VC S Duraisamy has constituted an enquiry committee to look into these malpractices and has promised to shut down any centres found abetting these cheats

Published on 13th November 2017
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Get certificate from Madras University, hand it right back: Madras HC's ray of hope to ousted student

The judge has given Kiruba Mohan three weeks to apply for the certificate and hand it back to the university, raising his hopes of being re-admitted. What will happen next?

Published on 18th October 2019
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Hot stepper: Hyderabad-based Steps Dance Studio has a shiny, new dance floor in Gachibowli you can groove on

Prithviraj travels abroad every year to learn more about dance. He also frequents international dance festivals in Vienna, UK, Los Angeles and other places

Published on 11th January 2019
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How two brothers in Chennai's Vyasarpadi have used football to save a whole generation from gangs and ganja

The organisation currently has 150 players who receive professional training out of whom 25 players participate in state-level competitions

Published on 9th July 2018
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Madras HC asks Madras University to explain why they expelled student who was founder of APSC  

The student was a founder and former Secretary of the APSC and was asked expelled one month after classes started allegedly because he had not submitted his eligibility certificate

 

Published on 18th September 2019
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Madras University forced to call off strike, campus shut down till January 2

There were around 20 students who remained through the night after the first day of protest and were the only ones who continued their protest

Published on 19th December 2019
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Madras University students burn JNU VC's pictures to protest his presence on VC Search Committee

On Wednesday, the students marched from their library to the main gate, spoke on why they did not want the VC to be on the search committee  

Published on 11th March 2020

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