The demand for 24-hour hostels dates back to 2014. Then, girl students had resisted the protest as they were convinced that “DSO boys” wanted to have girl students outside hostels in order to “eve tease” them.
THE Punjab and Haryana High Court,on Tuesday,issued contempt notices to Dr Jaspal Singh,vice-chancellor (V-C) of Punjabi University and A K Chawla,Registrar of the varsity,on a contempt petition filed by one Pawitter Singh. Advocate H C Arora,counsel for the petitioner,contended in a petition filed by Harsharan Kaur and others (which included the present petitioner as well),that […]
For the past 15 years,Dr Himender Bharti has been working on ant systematics and has discovered 70 new species of ants from India,including the red list species from the Himalayas. Dr Bharti is a professor in the department of Zoology and Environmental Sciences at Punjabi University,Patiala. He believes that improved understanding of ants – how […]