Tuesday, Jul 29, 2014

Srishti Choudhary

Trainee Correspondent

Latest variant of clot-buster drug undergoes human clinical trials
Mon, Jul 21, 2014

Dr Girish Sahni has now developed a third-generation, clot-specific variant of streptokinase

Parties fail to frame code of conduct, PU says won’t hold students’ polls
Mon, Jul 21, 2014

Student leaders say ban other elections too

First year, first show: Non-science compartments for 50 pc undergrads
Fri, Jul 18, 2014

Official data shows that in BA-I, which had the maximum intake of 60,227 students, as many as 27,476 students got compartments.

181 of 284 faculty members at 15 PU departments are alumni
Mon, Jul 14, 2014

Dept of Law has 18 faculty members, of whom 2 are from outside. At Dept of Physics, 10 out of 31 faculty members are from outside.

3 city colleges for increasing 70 seats each in BCom, PU likely to say OK
Mon, Jun 30, 2014

A core committee of the Syndicate will consider the matter on July 2.

25,215 online applications received for undergraduate courses at govt colleges
Sat, Jun 28, 2014

There were no complaints from students except minor technical glitches in the website on few occasions, which were resolved soon.

7 departments, centres in PU to be relocated to south campus
Wed, Jun 25, 2014

The departments which will be relocated from Sector 14 campus include Department of Microbiology, Biophysics, Biochemistry and Centre for Nuclear Medicine.

Stiff competition for college seats, cut-offs for BCom, BBA, BCA to rise
Sun, Jun 15, 2014

The reason behind this is that 85% seats are reserved for UT students, while a meagre 15% is left for non-UT students.

PU to take new measures to tackle traffic on campus
Thu, Jun 05, 2014

The system will be initially be introduced from June 15 at Gate no 1. If successful, it will be extended to Gate no. 2.

Kendriya Vidyalaya student tops CBSE Class XII exams in Tricity with 98.2%
Thu, May 29, 2014

A student of non-medical, Sheoran aspires to be a successful Computer Engineer, and has already set his aim to join IIT Delhi.

Two from PU figure on front page of US laboratory journal
Wed, May 28, 2014

The journal Fermilab Today has described the team’s work as “frontier science result’’.

PEC to increase seats for BE, ME courses by 25% from July
Sat, May 24, 2014

The admission brochure for the new academic session, 2014-15 will be available from the first week of July.

Sahitya Kala Akademi honours PU prof with annual award
Thu, May 22, 2014

Born in the border town of Faridkot in Punjab, Professor Brar said his art and writing was inspired from his childhood.

PU professors to examine skeletal remains of 1857 martyrs
Wed, May 07, 2014

The mortal remains are in the possession of the Punjab Director of Cultural Affairs.

Hardik Verma of GSS tops IIT-JEE (mains) from Tricity, scores 345
Sun, May 04, 2014

JEE Main examinations formerly known as the All India Engineering Entrance Examination (AIEEE).

Take decision on uploading answer-keys of AIMPT before evaluation: High Court
Sat, May 03, 2014

The AIPMT-2014 is scheduled for May 4, across various centres in the country.

Question raised over adequate security on Panjab University campus
Sat, May 03, 2014

As many as three cases have been reported in the campus in last one week, which involved the presence of outsiders.

PU to raise remuneration for teachers on examination duty
Fri, May 02, 2014

The increase was approved in principle by PU vice-chancellor Professor Arun Kumar Grover, who termed it an ‘important and urgent issue’.

25 errors yet to be corrected, NCERT claims detailed info can be avoided
Thu, Apr 17, 2014

Adding to the woes of the medical aspirants, no separate list of rectified errors has been uploaded on the official website, and changes have been made only in the online version of the textbook.

No entrance exam for MTech at UIET from next session
Sun, Mar 23, 2014

The incident had led to protest among the students, after which V-C Arun Kumar Grover sanctioned two special seats in each course for CET (PG)-qualified candidates.

PU V-C wife re-appointed at Dept of Music for a year
Sun, Jan 05, 2014

The PU Syndicate,on Saturday,approved the appointment of Dr Neera Grover,wife of PU V-C Professor Arun Kumar Grover,in the Department of Music for another year till July 31,2015.

In a span of 4 years,Panjab University researchers apply for 25 patents,get 7
Sat, Jan 04, 2014

Patents range from an organic fertiliser to drug for the treatment of skin diseases like psoriasis.

PU to roll out online exam redressal facility from next year
Thu, Dec 19, 2013

PU is preparing to introduce the Online Examination Redressal Mechanism from January next year.

When contemporary issues form research topics at PU
Fri, Dec 13, 2013

The creation of new states,Telangana and Gorkhaland movements,and the role of BSP in Punjab are other subjects of research.

Member of PU Senate,can’t accept honorary degree: Former V-C
Fri, Dec 06, 2013

The PU Senate was slated to confer the honorary degree to Professor Bambah in its upcoming meeting scheduled for Sunday

Learning nuances of policing,sitting in a PU classroom
Thu, Dec 05, 2013

A Haryana IG,2 BSF Commandants and a Chandigarh Police constable are Among 35 enrolled in MA (Police Administration).

Aunkurita was strongest in the family,says mother
Wed, Dec 04, 2013

Aunkurita was found hanging from a curtain rod at her Sector 32 residence.

More cases of crime against women reported in Haryana than Punjab: PU prof
Thu, Nov 28, 2013

The data was collected from the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB).

PU prepones PhD approval meet to aid researchers
Thu, Nov 28, 2013

These scholars have completed their doctorate work and had been waiting for approval for their work from the PU Syndicate.

‘Property disputes major cause of stress for Army personnel’
Sun, Nov 17, 2013

Property disputes and domestic problems account for majority of stress problems among Army personnel: Colonel (retired) Gursewak Singh.

The common thread that binds Iranian students at PU: Gandhi and his ideology
Fri, Nov 15, 2013

Mahatma Gandhi was an economist,a manager,a journalist and a farmer.

‘Indian varsities should be part of ranking surveys’
Sun, Nov 10, 2013

Ramaswamy said that accreditation from the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) should be mandatory for all universities.

PU to digitise all 8,000 theses in A C Joshi Library
Thu, Nov 07, 2013

Rs 35 lakh has been proposed for the project to digitise a total of 8,000 thesis.

PU to switch to online system of processing re-evaluation forms
Tue, Nov 05, 2013

The move is expected to ensure timely declaration of re-evaluation results.

PU switches to online system of processing re-evaluation forms
Fri, Nov 01, 2013

PU will now shift to the online system of processing.

‘Science in India experiencing extraordinary growth’
Thu, Oct 31, 2013

Professor Sarma has devoted his entire life to the study of physics and chemistry of materials with special emphasis on nano materials.