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Oindrila Mukherjee


CBSE paper leak: ‘Instant sadness’, ‘bad dream’, city students lament
Thu, Mar 29, 2018

Some students said they heard reports of a leak before Monday’s exam and even told their teachers, but dismissed it as rumour when the exam was held as scheduled.

Elections will provide platform to fight for rights, voice dissent, say Panjab University student bodies
Wed, Mar 28, 2018

React to Punjab move to hold polls in varsities, colleges

CCE pattern: The batch that has never failed
Mon, Mar 26, 2018

The National Achievement Survey (NAS) is one way to evaluate students’ learning. The survey is aimed at testing conceptual and analytical abilities of students in language, environmental science/science, mathematics and social studies.

PU gets Rs 42.6 crore in Punjab Budget, V-C says state govt has kept its word
Sun, Mar 25, 2018

The allocation is according to the decisions taken during the PU’s Board of Finance meetings in the last two months.

What does autonomy mean for Panjab University?
Thu, Mar 22, 2018

Panjab University is among 21 state universities to be declared autonomous by UGC. The university, one of the oldest in the country with a rich pre-Independence history, has received autonomy under Category II. The Indian Express takes a look at what the new status means for PU.

Additional sources of income needed if PU is to make most of autonomy, says V-C
Thu, Mar 22, 2018

The university has been declared autonomous under Category II, within a new regulation of the University Grants Commission (UGC) on ‘Categorisation of Universities for Grant of Graded Autonomy’.

Allegation against dental professor: 200 students gather in PU as committee against sexual harassment begins probe
Wed, Mar 21, 2018

The Panjab University Committee Against Sexual Harassment (PUCASH) began its investigation on Tuesday into multiple complaints of sexual harassment against Prof Dr Devinder Preet Singh. 

At PU, rainwater harvesting project points to ‘north-south’ divide
Mon, Mar 19, 2018

The main purpose of an RWH (rainwater harvesting) system is to recharge the groundwater table and act as a tertiary source. The technique involves collecting, storing and using rainwater for irrigation and other needs.

At Jind rally, Jignesh Mevani asks Dalits to unite against Manohar Lal Khattar govt
Mon, Mar 19, 2018

The rally was held to support to Dalit groups protesting for the past one month for their demands.

Chandigarh: Kick, punch and throw: Self-defence classes in wushu for girls at PU
Fri, Mar 09, 2018

An initiative by Joint Secretary Karanbir Randhawa, the Panjab University Students’ Council, inaugurated self-defence classes for girls at PU on International Women’s Day. 

Protest at Panjab University: V-C asks students to meet him at office
Tue, Mar 06, 2018

The students alleged that they have hardly had two to three classes since January. Nahar said, “We have spoken to the V-C and he has said he will not entertain attendance issues on part of either students or faculty members. He will appoint an observer to see if classes are being held regularly.”

CBSE exams begin: Class XII students happy with ‘easy, but lengthy’ paper, Class X to appear for Hindi today
Tue, Mar 06, 2018

According to information, 4,50,000 students are appearing for the board exams from the Panchkula region, of which 2,43,000 are from Class X and 2,03,000 from Class XII

Chandigarh: A fantastic escape in ‘The Great Wave’ under ‘The Starry Night’
Wed, Feb 28, 2018

There’s also a girl in red who is floating paper boats out of her window, the artist’s signature.

Mount Carmel school agrees to accept old fee; CCPCR not to conduct probe
Tue, Feb 27, 2018

It also released the admit cards of four students of Classes 10 and 12. Parents collected the admit cards of their wards on Monday, said the Chandigarh Parents Association (CPA).

Heritage has no religion, it belongs to each one of us, says Shriya Gautam
Mon, Feb 26, 2018

Heritage has no religion and belongs to each of us. If we neglect a part of our heritage, we’re neglecting our own identity. Cultural identity is a dynamic concept in India that keeps changing and can’t be bracketed within the western definition, says Shriya Gautam.

Class 10: SST the new fear factor
Mon, Feb 19, 2018

Counsellors and students have agreed that besides mathematics, SST will prove tricky to crack. Social science is a term for history, geography, political science and economics

Incestuous relationship between PR, media, corporations: P Sainath
Thu, May 31, 2018

Sainath said journalism has been reduced to being a byproduct of public relations and conglomerates.