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Digvijaya Singh's Twitter goof-up: Late leader in Rahul Gandhi Cabinet

Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Tuesday goofed up with a Twitter post, wherein he said former External Affairs Minister, late Dinesh Singh, was a member of Rahul Gandhi's Cabinet.

Mar 28, 2017, 22:29 PM IST

Sailing through 'eventful tenure' DU VC Dinesh Singh demits office

Delhi University VC, Dinesh Singh demitted office on Wednesday.

Oct 28, 2015, 23:37 PM IST

Dinesh Singh's tenure as DU VC to end Wednesday

Delhi University Vice Chancellor Dinesh Singh demits office on Wednesday.

Oct 28, 2015, 00:05 AM IST

My ideas on higher education have been welcomed more abroad: DU VC

Outgoing Delhi University Vice Chancellor Dinesh Singh says his suggestions have been welcomed more abroad.

Oct 25, 2015, 12:43 PM IST

Selection panel row: DUTA accuses VC of misleading HRD Ministry

Delhi University teachers on Thursday accused Vice Chancellor Dinesh Singh of misleading the HRD Ministry regarding the selection panel for his successor, even as the outgoing VC maintained that he will not stay in office a day beyond his tenure.

Oct 08, 2015, 21:48 PM IST

Appointment process for new Delhi University VC set in motion

With Dinesh Singh slated to retire in mid October, government has put in motion the appointment of a new Vice Chancellor of Delhi University inviting application from prospective candidates on Wednesday.

Aug 05, 2015, 22:15 PM IST

Delhi University on a hiring spree, teachers' body cries foul

Delhi University has gone on a hiring spree barely few days before the VC's power to recruit candidates come to an end but the move has not gone down well with a section of teachers who have termed it an "unholy scramble" and have demanded President's intervention into the issue.

Jul 23, 2015, 22:17 PM IST

Process for appointing a new VC for Delhi University​ begins

The process for appointing a new Vice Chancellor of Delhi University was set in motion on Thursday with the varsity's executive council nominating former CAG Vinod Rai and former ISRO chairman K Kasturirangan to a selection panel likely to be set up soon.

May 28, 2015, 21:35 PM IST

HRD Ministry raises questions on DU's preparations for CBCS

The HRD Ministry has put a spoke in Delhi University's plans to introduce the choice based credit transfer scheme from the coming academic session, raising questions about the preparations made, even though it had itself directed all central varsities to implement it from the said period.

Jan 24, 2015, 23:46 PM IST

DU VC sweeps campus with broom to launch cleanliness drive

 In line with the Narendra Modi Government's 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan', Delhi University Vice Chancellor Dinesh Singh today swept the campus using a broom asking students to take up the task of cleanliness themselves rather than depending on civic workers.

Oct 02, 2014, 18:56 PM IST

AISA celebrates FYUP rollback

The All India Students` Association (AISA) on Friday celebrated the rollback of the controversial four year undergraduate programme (FYUP) of the Delhi University, announced by the varsity`s Vice-Chancellor Dinesh Singh earlier in the day.

Jun 28, 2014, 00:48 AM IST

DU`s VC and academic council not working with ego: Madhu Kishwar

Activist Madhu Kishwar on Friday said that Delhi University Vice Chancellor Dinesh Singh and Academic Council are not working with ego in the contentious case of the Four Year University Program.

Jun 27, 2014, 15:04 PM IST

DU students demand President`s intervention in FYUP issue

Student groups, who have intensified their protest against the controversial Four-Year Undergraduate Programme, have demanded the intervention of President Pranab Mukherjee to resolve the issue, and also sought the resignation of Vice Chancellor Dinesh Singh.

Jun 27, 2014, 12:43 PM IST

DU finally relents, reverts to three-year course; admissions to begin soon

Facing severe criticism from various students` organisations, academicians and political parties for delaying the admission process, the Delhi University (DU) on Friday agreed to comply with the University Grants Commission`s order to scrap its Four Year Undergraduate Programme (FYUP).

Jun 27, 2014, 08:44 AM IST

DU VC acting like `terrorist`, has taken university `hostage`: Nandita Narain

Delhi University Teachers Association (DUTA) president Nandita Narain on Wednesday said that DU Vice Chancellor Dinesh Singh is acting like a `terrorist` and has taken the university as `hostage`.

Jun 25, 2014, 13:23 PM IST

DU VC acting like `terrorist`: Nandita Narain

Delhi University Teachers Association (DUTA) president Nandita Narain on Wednesday said that DU Vice Chancellor Dinesh Singh is acting like a `terrorist` and has taken the university as `hostage`.

Jun 25, 2014, 13:14 PM IST

DU admissions stalled, protests continue; Delhi HC rejects PILs on FYUP

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Jun 25, 2014, 09:37 AM IST

Profile of DU’s outgoing Vice Chancellor Dinesh Singh

Delhi University`s Vice Chancellor Dinesh Singh resigned from his post on Tuesday following a stand-off with the UGC over FYUP.

Jun 24, 2014, 17:55 PM IST

DU VC Dinesh Singh resigns

Delhi University Vice Chancellor Dinesh Singh resigned today in the midst of a raging controversy over the four-year undergraduate programme (FYUP) rocking the varsity.

Jun 24, 2014, 15:57 PM IST

Smriti Irani qualification row: DU does U-turn, says no official suspended

Making a U-turn over the alleged leaked documents related to educational qualifications of union Human Resources Development Minister Smriti Irani, the Delhi University (DU) on Saturday evening issued a statement clarifying that none of its employees had been suspended.

May 31, 2014, 23:17 PM IST