Presidency College

Educational institutions should also churn out good human beings: President Pranab Mukherjee​

President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday said educational institutions set up by local people in a small place like Jhalda, a Naxal-affected area, have potential to grow like the renowned Presidency College and the Hindu School.

Jan 18, 2017, 19:22 PM IST

Presidency students apologise but firm on stand, govt backs VC

 Agitating Presidency University students on Monday apologised for their unruly behaviour during their protests demanding Vice Chancellor Anuradha Lohia`s resignation but refused to back down from their stand and said they would continue with the gherao.

Aug 24, 2015, 23:03 PM IST

Presidency students continue protests, government backs VC

A section of Presidency University students continued to demonstrate inside Vice Chancellor Anuradha Lohia`s office for the fourth day on Monday, demanding her resignation claiming non-action during an alleged police assault last week.

Aug 24, 2015, 19:24 PM IST

Presidency VC meets Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee

 Presidency University Vice-chancellor Anuradha Lohia today met West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to discuss issues related to its upcoming second campus.

Jun 22, 2015, 22:01 PM IST

Presidency mentor group condemns vandalism at university

Presidency Mentor Group condemned the vandalism at the prestigious institution earlier this week and demanded stringent punishment for the accused.

Apr 14, 2013, 15:19 PM IST

Mamata Banerjee discharged from clinic

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, undergoing medical treatment for the last three days, was on Saturday discharged from the Belle Vue Clinic after agreeing to advice by doctors to take rest.

Apr 13, 2013, 22:13 PM IST

Trinamool denies party involvement in Presidency vandalism

Trinamool Congress on Friday called for an investigation into the vandalism at the Baker Laboratory in Presidency University on April 10 and reiterated that the party was not involved.

Apr 12, 2013, 21:27 PM IST

Mamata calls up Presidency VC, says she is devastated

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday rang up Presidency University Vice-Chancellor Malabika Sarkar and said she was devastated by the vandalism at the Baker Laboratory on April 10.

Apr 12, 2013, 20:43 PM IST

Bill to grant university status to Presidency College

The Presidency University Bill,
2009, aimed at upgrading the 192-year-old Presidency College, from where Rabindranath Tagore to the who`s who of Bengal

Dec 15, 2009, 19:00 PM IST