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The anatomy of a protest in Kolkata: slogans, courage and a night of many firsts

January 19, 2020 7:49 am

While men clap and cheer from the fringes, the ladies who form the core ring of dissent at Kolkata’s Park Circus Maidan let their voices rip through the midnight hour.

Over 13,000 educational institutions granted minority status: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

July 11, 2019 8:10 pm

"There are 13,555 educational institutions which have been granted minority status by the National Commission for Minority Educational Institutions (NCMEI) till July 2, 2019," Naqvi said

Issue guidelines to check pollution by education institutions: NGT to MoEF

July 24, 2018 9:07 pm

A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel expressed concern over air and noise pollution caused by schools and other such institutions in contravention to green laws and asked the ministry to look into it.

DCW seeks info on hostel rules for students

May 08, 2016 4:19 am

The commission posed eight questions pertaining to hostel rules for boys, girls and transsexual students. It has sought replies from colleges in 15 days.

Pune: 13 institutions under lens for misuse of govt land

February 22, 2016 5:13 am

While after allotment, the institution has to start work committed within a span of two years, it was noticed that most institutions were not using the allotted land for the purpose it was sought for.

Pranab to kick off two-day Bengal tour today

November 21, 2013 4:27 am

In the evening,he will attend a function at Raj Bhavan in connection with the presentation of a copy of the commemorative volume on Rev.

‘Indian varsities should be part of ranking surveys’

November 10, 2013 3:33 am

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

Our govt will make efforts to increase industry-academia interaction: Hooda

October 19, 2013 1:22 am

Haryana CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda said the government,industry and academia will have to come together to create employment opportunities.

Jats set to relaunch stir from Sept 13

April 08, 2014 2:52 pm

Demanding reservation in government jobs and educational institutions,the Jats in Haryana are set to relaunch their agitation against the state and Union government from September 13

In education sector,HP model for other states

April 08, 2014 5:36 pm

The regulatory bodies are to oversee the functioning,admission system,fee structure and academic programmes of the educational institutions


Jat quota: Congress criticises PM Modi for being silent

February 21, 2016 11:18 am

New Delhi, Feb 21 (ANI): Congress leader Kumari Selja on Sunday lashed out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for remaining silent over the agitation in Haryana by Jats, demanding reservation in government jobs and educational institutions. Selja added that despite being present in the country, it seems PM Modi is not here. Another Congress leader Ashok Tanwar appealed to the Jat community to maintain peace and allow the system to function normally.Meanwhile, another Congress leader Kiran Chaudhary alleged that few unsocial elements are trying to pollute the atmosphere, adding that they are spreading the violence under a conspiracy.

Academic institutions should not be used for sensitive discussions

January 07, 2016 10:29 am

Delhi/Hyderabad, Jan 07 (ANI): Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader Sitaram Yechury on Thursday slammed the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over the Ram Janam Bhoomi event, which is scheduled to be held in Delhi University, saying that educational institutions should not be involved in sensitive issues such as these. All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) leader Asaduddin Owaisi said that academic institutions should not be used for such discussions. He added that the Vice-Chancellor of Delhi University should not have given the permission to speak on a sensitive issue like Ram Janam Bhoomi.