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Intellectuals protest in support of Amartya Sen after Visva Bharati University named him an illegal occupant on campus

The protest programme convened by theatre personality and West Bengal Minister for Science and Technology Bratya Basu, was held in front of the premises of Kolkata's Academy of Fine Arts

Published on 27th December 2020
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Tagore's vision, philosophy must be preserved: Mamata Banerjee on Visva-Bharati turning 100

Visva-Bharati, located in Santiniketan, was established in 1921. The institute received the status of a central university in 1951 by an act of Parliament

Published on 24th December 2020
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WB Govt to transfer Rs 10,000 to 9.5 lakh students' accounts to buy tab, smartphone

Most of the students in rural Bengal either have one handset in the family or the gadget is not compatible to attend online classes

Published on 22nd December 2020
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Was the Oxford Union Debating Society pressurised to cancel Mamata Banerjee's address?

The TMC leadership, infuriated over the development, claimed that "political pressure" might have forced the organisers to take such a call

Published on 2nd December 2020
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Bring down COVID-19 positivity rate under 5%, increase RT-PCR tests: PM Modi to CMs

The Prime Minister said that the ratio of RT-PCR tests and monitoring of patients in isolation should be increased. He urged the chief ministers to share their feedback in writing on the COVID-19 stra

Published on 24th November 2020
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COVID-19: Several states wary of reopening schools even after Centre's nod for October 15

Several states, including Maharashtra, Gujarat, West Bengal and Andhra Pradesh, are planning to only consider reopening post-Diwali, while some others have allowed classes 9 to 12 to attend school

Published on 11th October 2020
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West Bengal wax artist makes a statue of actor Sushant Singh Rajput

The veteran artist had previously sculpted wax statues of megastar Amitabh Bachchan, football legend Diego Maradona and Marxist patriarch Jyoti Basu since 2001

Published on 19th September 2020
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NEET 2020: All precautions you should take before heading to exam centres on Sept 13

NEET is set to begin on September 13 across the country and the detailed SOP has been released by the National Testing Agency as the exams are being conducted during the Coronavirus pandemic

Published on 12th September 2020
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West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee lifts lockdown on Sept 12 to facilitate NEET 2020

Mamata Banerjee has lifted the previously imposed lockdown on September 11 and 12

Published on 10th September 2020
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NEP against federalism, will not implement it for now: West Bengal Minister

West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee on Monday said that the new National Education Policy (NEP)-2020 is against the federal structure of the country

Published on 7th September 2020
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More centres, fewer candidates in a room: NTA gears up to conduct NEET on September 13

According to NTA officials, 15.97 lakh candidates from across the country have registered for NEET, which is a pen-paper based test, unlike JEE

Published on 6th September 2020
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JEE exams day 3: 75 per cent registered candidates have appeared for entrance test so far

On September 1, when the tests began, the examination was for B Architecture and B planning courses while tests for B Engineering and B Tech courses were held from September 2

Published on 4th September 2020
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75% of candidates in Bengal could not write JEE on Sept 1 due to COVID situation: Mamata Banerjee

The engineering Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main began at 9 am across the country on September 1, 2020

Published on 2nd September 2020
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Respect university autonomy: JUTA writes to CM Mamata Banerjee to let universities decide dates for final exams

Partha Pratim Ray, the General Secretary of JUTA said that the higher education institutes are already under a lot of pressure regarding the final year exams

Published on 2nd September 2020
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Students cannot be in the political whirlpool: West Bengal Governor Dhankhar on postponing exams

The State Government has also urged the Central Government to postpone the NEET and JEE 2020 examinations, slated for September.

Published on 29th August 2020

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