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Maharashtra to have a skill development university: CM Devendra Fadnavis

March 27, 2015 2:25 am

The chief minister’s ambitious project promises employment to 5 lakh youths every year.

Gurgaon set to get its own university

August 30, 2012 2:31 am

The Haryana government is likely to set up a university on a 215-hectare plot in Sector-68,Gurgaon.

Gurgaon to get its own university

August 30, 2012 1:22 am

The Haryana government is likely to set up a university on a 215-hectare plot in Sector-68,Gurgaon.

Varsity gets Rs 100-cr grant from Centre

June 18, 2012 1:39 am

Fund will be used to strengthen infrastructural facilities in the science departments

420 engineering seats vacant,Univ plans ‘final’ round with aspirants

August 10, 2011 3:20 am

Reflecting a surprising trend,as many as 420 seats are still lying vacant in five engineering colleges even after the third round of counselling.

HPU plans 3 new campuses,to woo India Inc for funds

July 21, 2011 3:25 am

The vision document of the HP university will be released on August 15 and would spell out the new plans of the university.

GCG to issue forms from June 15

June 10, 2011 2:27 am

The tentative date for availability of prospectus for Post Graduate Government College for Girls (PGGCG),Sector 11 here is June 15.

Staff crunch at passport office leaves students in lurch

April 11, 2011 2:55 am

A few students of the University of Pune may have to bear the brunt of an acute staff shortage at the passport office.

Seats vacant in science,commerce and Arts: DHE survey

April 05, 2011 4:26 am

In a bid to make the government aware about the number of seats lying vacant at various private aided colleges,the Directorate of Higher Education took up a survey.

Five professors to take some of V-C’s load

April 05, 2011 4:25 am

The University of Pune has for the first time selected five professors who will assist the Vice-Chancellor with work in faculty affairs,infrastructure and planning,functioning of the guest house,quality assurance of overall academic and administrative functioning and student activities.


Treasury benches scared of what I will speak in Parliament: Rahul

February 24, 2016 7:57 am

New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): Reaching the Parliament to attend the ongoing Budget Session, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said he will raise the JNU issue in the Parliament but the treasury benches are scared of what he will speak and won’ t let him speak. Speaking to reporters, Rahul said that the government said they are open to a discussion but they will not let him speak as they are “scared” of him. Gandhi had yesterday accused the Modi government and RSS of crushing voices of dissent of college and university students across the country.

JNU row: Umar, Bhattacharya surrender

February 24, 2016 6:32 am

New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) students Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya, who are facing sedition charges for allegedly raising anti-national slogans, surrendered before the Delhi Police last night. Following a medical check-up, the two were interrogated on Wednesday for around five hours and will be presented before the magistrate later in the day. Khalid and Bhattacharya are among the five students who, along with JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar, had allegedly shouted anti-national slogans at an event organised in the university campus on February 9.

Delhi police is competent to handle JNU unrest: Bassi

February 22, 2016 8:10 am

New Delhi, Feb 22 (ANI): Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Monday said he is confident that his team is competent enough to handle the Jawaharlal Nehru University unrest.He further said that the world is full of opportunities and options when asked whether the police will enter the JNU campus and arrest students.

JNU row: Umar return to campus, cops hover outside

February 22, 2016 5:45 am

New Delhi, Feb 22 (ANI): Five students of Jawaharlal Nehru University, including Umar Khalid, who were being looked by the police for making ‘anti-national’ statements on the campus earlier, surfaced at the varsity on Sunday. The five students, Umar Khalid, Anirban Bhattacharya, Rama Naga, Ashutosh Kumar and Anant Prakash, had gone missing since February 12 after JNU Student Union president leader Kanhaiya Kumar was arrested on sedition charges. Khalid was seen addressing over 200 students outside the administration block on Sunday night. Police teams have been positioned outside the University and have been asked to wait for the students to surrender themselves.

Irani ‘lied’ to nation over Dalit scholar’s death: Congress

January 21, 2016 8:22 am

New Delhi, Jan 21 (ANI): Congress leader Randeep Surjewala on Thursday attacked Human Resource Development (HRD) minister Smriti Irani for “lying” and giving “false” information to the nation about the Dalit scholar suicide case. Randeep said both Irani and her Cabinet colleague Bandaru Dattatreya should be sacked immediately for allegedly putting pressure on the university to suspend five Dalit students, including Rohith Vemula who committed suicide.He added that this shows that BJP and its government can go to any extent to support their people.

Congress accuses BJP of politicising Ram Temple issue

January 09, 2016 7:28 am

New Delhi, Jan 09 (ANI): President of All India Mahila Congress Shobha Oza on Saturday condemned the ruling party of politicising educational institutes to fulfill its political aspirations. She said that the Films and Television Institute of India (FTII) and now Delhi University (DU), are its latest arenas. Oza accused Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramaniam Swamy for bringing various controversial issues in the DU. She further said that the Vice Chancellor of the university should take a note of it and stop such things within the university.