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IISc prof Biman Bagchi receives Joel Henry Hildebrand Award, 2021 for Chemistry

A chemistry graduate from Kolkata's Presidency College in 1974, Bagchi obtained master's degree in chemistry from Calcutta University in 1976 and went to the US where he did PhD from Brown University

Published on 18th August 2020
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NIRF 2020: From 35 in 2019, Tamil Nadu now only has 32 of top 100 arts, science colleges in India. Full list inside

In the NIRF list, there are colleges in TN that have secured significantly better ranks this year as compared to their ranks in 2019, while some have also taken a huge hit

Published on 11th June 2020
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Presidency students block Kolkata's College Street demanding to reopen the Hindu hostel

The students had started a sit-in protest at the intersection of Bidhan Sarani and Mahatma Gandhi road from Thursday evening, blocking the bustling arterial thoroughfare

Published on 6th March 2020
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Assam court grants bail to prof arrested for Facebook post against Modi, BJP and the Sanatan Dharma

The Chief Judicial Magistrate Court, Silchar, on Tuesday granted bail to Souradeep Sengupta on a surety of Rs 15,000 and on the condition that he would cooperate with the police

Published on 4th March 2020
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Raman effect: On his 49th birth anniversary here are some interesting facts about Nobel Prize winner CV Raman

If you didn't manage to catch the Dev Patel film on Raman here's a quick look into the award-winning scientist

Published on 21st November 2019
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SFI sweeps Kolkata's Presidency University student elections after 9 years

The SFI candidates at Presidency university in Kolkata bagged all the five central panel posts after a close fight with the extreme left force Independent Consolidation (IC)

Published on 15th November 2019
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Mamata allows elections in four Bengal varsities after 2 years: Students demand polls in every campus

The students of West Bengal have been protesting against the two-year gap in student body polls vehemently since 2017. They did not accept the government's introduction of nominated student councils

Published on 18th October 2019
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Slow Clap: Why we love Abhijit Banerjee and his love for gareeb India

Kolkata-born American Abhijit Banerjee won the Nobel Price in Economics. And despite the fact that he left our shores ages back we still love him dearly. And post-Nobel fame, we always will

Published on 17th October 2019
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JNU, Presidency College alumni Abhijit 'Jhima' Banerjee wins Nobel in Economics for his work to alleviate poverty

His wife Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer were joint winners of the 2019 Nobel for Economics for their experiment-based approach that has transformed development economics

Published on 14th October 2019
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Route Thala getting too rowdy for you? Send a secret WhatsApp complaint to Chennai Cops  

After a spate of incidents, each one more weapon-heavy than the last, the cops are trying to fight the exuberance of youth with their own weapon - touchscreen technology

Published on 29th July 2019
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Chennai Cops get bus 'Route Thalas' from cutty colleges to take oath that they will not be up to no good

Chennai Police, colleges to work together, keep tabs on students and coordinate with parents so that they do not indulge in undesirable activities

Published on 26th July 2019
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These school teachers from Bengal are trying to save the Ayodhya Hills from losing their forest cover

Sourav and Suman have been talking green for a decade and are fighting to save 2.5 lakh trees from being cut down in Ayodhya Hill

Published on 10th June 2019
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Chennai's Presidency College is the third best in the country, ranks above St Stephen's in NIRF Ranking

Last year, the college that boasts of alumni like C V Raman and Dr S Radhakrishnan, ranked fifth in the NIRF Ranking, which came as a shocker to the faculty and the management

Published on 8th April 2019
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No violence in college, everything happened outside, says Presidency College Principal

According to the college category of the NIRF Rankings, 2019 Presidency College ranks third in the country 

Published on 8th April 2019
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39 Tamil Nadu Colleges among India's best colleges in MHRD's NIRF rankings

Presidency College, Chennai, managed to move two ranks upward, by securing the third position in the list. Colleges in TN have done it again

Published on 8th April 2019

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