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  • Kerala VCs continue on borrowed time as Governor-CM slug it out

    Kerala VCs continue on borrowed time as Governor-CM slug it out

    The tussle began when Khan, also the Chancellor by virtue of being the Governor, tried to implement the rights and responsibilities vested with a Chancellor.

    October 30, 2022
  • The Cash Cow

    The Cash Cow

    Students of these colleges save the prestige of the college and the energy of a teacher by bunking general classes like compulsory English en masse.

    August 29, 2022
  • Master plan to redevelop AIIMS submitted to Center

    Master plan to redevelop AIIMS submitted to Center

    "This project will result in the transformation of AIIMS, New Delhi into a world-class medical University with the creation of fifty new operation theatres and over 3000 patient care beds, including 300 emergency beds," said Director AIIMS, Dr Randeep Guleria.

    August 16, 2022
  • Thailand’s oldest university scraps mandatory uniform for law students

    Thailand’s oldest university scraps mandatory uniform for law students

    The law faculty of Thailand’s oldest university has given its verdict in a dispute that has split the country’s education authorities.

    August 2, 2022
  • Path to Knowledge

    Path to Knowledge

    The principle of universality which belongs to the idea of a university, has to be balanced by what may appear, but only appears, to be an opposite idea.

    July 16, 2022
  • Let Learning Prevail

    Let Learning Prevail

    Admittedly, universities are run on public money and ought, therefore, to be accountable to society. They need to be managed like a corporate enterprise and become self-reliant.

    June 3, 2022
  • UGC to launch a common entrance test for university admissions

    UGC to launch a common entrance test for university admissions

    Talking to the Statesman, Prof M Jagadesh Kumar said that it was one of the most important parts of the NEP2020 (National Education Policy). “This would do away with the inequality in the education system of different boards and create a level playing field for all the students of various state universities. 

    March 27, 2022
  • Central University of Punjab celebrates 13th Foundation Day

    Central University of Punjab celebrates 13th Foundation Day

    The University Grants Commission chairman Prof Mamidala Jagadesh Kumar was the chief guest of the Foundation Day Ceremony and delivered the foundation day lecture on the topic ‘education for sustainable development".

    March 1, 2022
  • DUTA demands absorption of 4500 adhoc & temporary Asst. Professors

    DUTA demands absorption of 4500 adhoc & temporary Asst. Professors

    The demand for one time absorption on the duly sanctioned positions observing all provisions of reservations as per 200-point roster and DoPT guidelines is neither out of place nor is for the first time.

    February 14, 2022
  • PM lays foundation stone of Major Dhyan Chand Sports University in Meerut

    PM lays foundation stone of Major Dhyan Chand Sports University in Meerut

    It will house facilities for Shooting, Squash, Gymnastics, Weightlifting, Archery, Canoeing, and Kayaking, among other facilities with the capacity of training 1,080 sportspersons including 540 male and an equal number of female sportspersons.

    January 2, 2022
  • UP’s first all-girls band to perform in Lucknow university

    UP’s first all-girls band to perform in Lucknow university

    The band came into existence just two weeks ago and is still being restructured. It is the brainchild of Roli Misra of the Gender Sensitisation Cell at the university.

    November 22, 2021
  • 8 killed in Russia university shooting, student detained

    8 killed in Russia university shooting, student detained

    "A student opened fire on the territory of one of the buildings of the Perm State University. The information on the dead and injured is being specified. The suspect is detained," TASS News Agency quoted Svetlana Petrenko, an official representative of the Investigative Committee, as saying

    September 20, 2021
  • VB rapped

    VB rapped

    The Bench has directed the VC to abide by the observation in "letter and spirit". Indeed, Justice Mantha has ordered the university administration to adopt what he calls a “pragmatic view" in reviewing the suspension in recent years of at least 70 teachers and staff

    September 19, 2021
  • Have allowed university exams in ‘academic interest’ of students: MHA to SC

    Have allowed university exams in ‘academic interest’ of students: MHA to SC

    The final-year exam guidelines issued by the UGC has been challenged by students. The apex court will hear the case tomorrow.

    August 13, 2020
  • CM urged to make Angul collage a university

    CM urged to make Angul collage a university

    Led by its chairperson and social activist Krisnha Mahanty, an all party delegation met the district collector and gave him a letter addressed to the CM in this regard.

    August 4, 2020
  • Maharashtra to set up separate university for Konkan region: Higher Education minister

    Maharashtra to set up separate university for Konkan region: Higher Education minister

    Currently, colleges in Konkan’s Raigad, Ratnagiri and Sindhudurg districts are affiliated to Mumbai University.

    January 12, 2020
  • UP CM bans mobile phone in colleges and universities in state

    UP CM bans mobile phone in colleges and universities in state

    The ban is applicable to students as well as teachers in the colleges and universities in the state.  

    October 18, 2019