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Panjab Univeristy


First allotment post-Covid: 20 PhD students allotted hostels on day one at Panjab University

February 23, 2021 3:03 am

The hostels that have reopened are for those students who had enrolled before March 23, 2020, but couldn’t be allotted hostels as the university shut down due to COVID.

HC dismisses petitions against Panjab University, but criticises varsity for creating ‘unfortunate, anomalous situation’

January 15, 2021 4:26 am

The division bench of Justice Jaswant Singh and Justice Sant Prakash dismissed the petitions of students, who approached the High Court against PU authorities for not giving them four additional marks despite it being mentioned in the prospectus.

Protests flare up at Panjab University—Who are protesting and why?

December 06, 2020 2:27 am

While the students' protests have more than often stirred the university, the year of the pandemic has brought the student bodies, syndicate members, senators, teachers as well as the alumni in a unison to form a singular front, the ‘Joint Students Action Committee’.

Teachers’ body at PU condemns ‘out of turn’ extension given to varsity’s former CMO to retain residence

December 04, 2020 5:27 am

The association, whose protest over delay in CAS interviews of more than 70 teachers outside the varsity’s Vice-Chancellor’s office entered its 14th day on Thursday, has written to the V-C agitating against this extension.

Covid-19 patients admitted to PU, stayed with non-Covid patients

May 28, 2020 1:06 pm

The three patients were taken to the hostel inside a bus along with 16 other patients to Panjab University on Monday evening.

Farewell to a gifted scholar with a heart of gold

May 13, 2020 1:25 pm

Prof Jha started his teaching career at a college in Bihar, and then at K.S.D. Sanskrit University, Darbhanga.

’How to tackle angry spouse? Will I lose my job?’: Psychologist tackles sea of queries on emergency helpline

April 19, 2020 3:42 am

Dr Lal is a faculty member of Panjab University who has offered his services at the control room on the request of DGP (UT) Sanjay Baniwal since four days ago.

Months after road outside PU V-C office closed for ‘beautification’, plants wilt

February 17, 2020 2:43 pm

The road, which was barricaded in December last year, has remained shut for no specific reason. In a press conference in early January, the Vice-Chancellor Raj Kumar had claimed that the road was barricaded for ‘beautification’ and will be accessible to vehicles.

Campus trouble: What is behind the Panjab University's decline?

December 26, 2019 1:38 pm

It was another indifferent year for the cash-strapped Panjab University, which had little to celebrate and fewer students applying for its courses. CHAHAT RANA studies the reasons behind the poor show.

Panjab University to recount votes polled for secretary post today

September 10, 2019 8:40 am

After the results were declared on September 6, INSO had sat on a protest inside the Gymnasium Hall demanding a recount of the votes. NSUI’s Tegbir Singh had won the secretary post defeating the INSO candidate by a margin of ten votes.