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Honourary doctorate for Mamata Banerjee? Calcutta University's decision challenged in HC

The University of Calcutta is scheduled to confer the degree upon the West Bengal Chief Minister on January 11.

Jan 09, 2018, 12:12 PM IST

Mamata Banerjee to be awarded D.Litt by Calcutta University, opposition slams decision

Trinamool Congress chief and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will be conferred D.Litt (honoris causa) by the Calcutta University.

Oct 26, 2017, 09:43 AM IST

BJP hits back at Mamata Banerjee for banning rallies at Kolkata's College Square

Kolkata Police imposed restriction on meetings and rallies in and around College Square, many opposition leaders have slammed Mamata for the move.

Jun 02, 2017, 18:44 PM IST

ABVP demands 'congenial atmosphere' at Calcutta University

Demanding a "congenial atmosphere" at the Calcutta University, the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) led a protest march here on Wednesday.

Sep 28, 2016, 21:30 PM IST

WBSU Barasat University Results 2016 for BA, BSc, BCom declared. Check,

The West Bengal State University, Barasat, on Tuesday (June 21, 2016) announced BA/ BSc/ BCom Honors Part III examination results 2016.

Jun 21, 2016, 16:05 PM IST

Technology for safe world highlight of global electronics conference

Themed on "Technologies for a Safe and Inclusive World", the event will feature visionary talks from world renowned academics and industry leaders, technical presentations from researchers, panel discussions, design contest and intensive tutorials.

Jan 02, 2016, 22:55 PM IST

In Mamata's Bengal, teachers rendered 'punching bags'

In Mamata Banerjee's West Bengal, teachers are steadily turning out to be 'punching bags', with many calling the frequent attacks on them a reflection of the growing lawlessness in the state.

Jul 29, 2015, 15:48 PM IST

Suranjan Das takes over as new VC of Jadavpur

Professor Suranjan Das, former vice chancellor (VC) of prestigious Calcutta University, today took over as a new VC of Jadavpur University.

Jul 16, 2015, 19:22 PM IST

Calcutta University assault: JNU teachers condemn West Bengal government

The Jawaharlal Nehru University Teachers' Association (JNUTA) on Tuesday condemned the West Bengal government for "perpetrating violence" on peacefully agitating teachers of the state.

Jul 07, 2015, 15:42 PM IST

Governor urges teachers, students of Calcutta University to resolve issues together

Against the backdrop of the assault on Calcutta University professors allegedly by Trinamool Congress activists, West Bengal Governor Keshri Nath Tripathi on Saturday said that teachers and students should sit together and find out ways to restore normalcy.

Jul 04, 2015, 14:55 PM IST

Professors' assault: Calcutta University VC asks state govt to take action

Calcutta University Vice chancellor Suranjan Das on Friday urged West Bengal government to take action against the assault of professors allegedly by Trinamool Chhatra Parishad activists, stating that it would be tough for him to act as the VC, if action was not taken on the basis of his report.

Jul 03, 2015, 16:10 PM IST

Calcutta University professors, staffs allegedly assaulted by TMCP

 Professors and non-teaching staffs of the Calcutta University (CU) were on Wednesday allegedly heckled by activists of the Trinamool Chhatra Parishad, the students' union of the ruling party, a charge which was denied by the latter.

Jul 01, 2015, 23:26 PM IST

After Jadavpur, Calcutta University students gherao VC

B-Tech students of a college of Calcutta University on Monday gheroed the varsity`s VC and pro-VC.

Sep 23, 2013, 23:48 PM IST

Industrial waste polluting ecosystem of Sundarbans: Report

Industries located along the Gangetic delta in Haldia, Kolkata and its outskirts are polluting the fragile ecosystem of Sundarbans, home to 40 lakh people and the Royal Bengal Tiger, a latest study says.

Apr 11, 2013, 12:12 PM IST

Swami Vivekananda chairs to be set up in CU and PU: Mamata

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee on Sunday announced that chairs on Swami Vivekananda would be set up in two universities of the state.

Jan 20, 2013, 23:14 PM IST

Swami Vivekananda chairs to be set up in CU and PU: Mamata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday announced that chairs on Swami Vivekananda would be set up in two universities of the state.

Jan 20, 2013, 21:47 PM IST

WB Governor concerned over rapes in state

West Bengal Governor M K Narayanan on Thursday expressed concern at the incidents of rape in the state.

Mar 01, 2012, 20:00 PM IST