President offers prayers at Padmanabhaswamy Temple

President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday offered prayers at the famous Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple here, before winding up his two-day visit to Kerala.

President to embark on visit to Kerala, Tamil Nadu Friday

President Pranab Mukherjee will undertake a two-day visit to Kerala and Tamil Nadu from July 18.

Bill on central university at Motihari soon: Sushil Modi

NDA government will soon enact a legislation for setting up a Central university at Motihari in Bihar, senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi said on Thursday.

Mandi IIT to get over Rs 800 cr: Pallam Raju

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Mandi would be developed for learning, research and innovation with Rs 800 crore, Union Human Resource Development Minister M M Pallam Raju said.

Central univs asked to launch drive to fill vacant posts

With scores of posts sanctioned for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes vacant in several universities, the HRD ministry has written to all central universities to launch a special drive to fill them.

Nitish for naming Central Univ at Motihari after Gandhiji

The Centre, which sanctioned two universities at Motihari and Gaya, has decided to name them as Central Univ North Bihar and Central Univ South Bihar respectively.

JD-U, BJP MPs demand central university in Motihari

A delegation of JD-U and BJP MPs from Bihar on Monday met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.

Demand in LS for central `varsity at Motihari

A strong demand was on Friday made in the Lok Sabha for setting up a central university in Motihari district in Bihar through a private member`s resolution.

‘Cong playing divisive politics over central varsity’

Deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi charged the UPA govt with going back on its assurance to set up a Central University of Bihar.

Nitish takes umbrage at Sibal`s letter

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday took umbrage at the Centre taking a "unilateral" decision in setting up a central university in Gaya.

Decision to set up Gaya central varsity opposed

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar
on Wednesday criticised the union government for its decision to set
up a central university in Gaya.

Jammu Central University finally gets its first VC

Central University of Jammu today
finally got its first Vice Chancellor as former state Chief
Secretary Sudhir Singh Bloeria assumed the charge after a
delay of two years following a controversy.

Central university in Motihari: Bihar CM

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar
said the proposed central university would come up in
Motihari, the district headquarter town of East Champaran.

Central Universities` teachers go on two-day strike

Over 10,000 teachers of
Central Universities in the country on Thursday began a two-day
strike to demand changes in the regulation on service
conditions which seeks to link their promotion to output.

Central university teachers on two-day strike

Over 10,000 teachers of all
Central universities will go on a two-day strike from tomorrow
and boycott classes to demand changes in regulation on service
conditions which seek to link their promotion to their output.

Agitation in demand for Central university in Jammu ends

Hailing the Centre`s decision to set
up two Central universities in Jammu and Kashmir, the
organisation, spearheading the agitation for a varsity in
Jammu province, Sunday called off the stir.

Two central universities in J-K, but no IIM

Catering to the sentiments of Kasmhir and Jammu regions, government has decided to set up a central university each in the two provinces of the state, but dropped the proposal for setting up an IIM there.

Activists take out rally demanding setting up of university

Demanding setting up of a central university here, people took out a torch light rally defying prohibitory orders.

Seeking central varsity, Jammu to hold parallel I-Day function

Some residents of this winter capital of Jammu and Kashmir will organise a function parallel to the government-held Independence Day celebrations Saturday, to press their demand for a central university in the Jammu region.

SAYSS rejects Deputy CM`s proposal on Central University

Shri Amarnath Yatra Sangarsh Samiti on Monday rejected proposal of the state
government that it will approach the Centre and seek two
Central Universities and two IIMs for the state.