RAJASTHAN UNIVERSITY

  • Rajasthan University students, police clash outside varsity campus November 28, 2014

    Jaipur: The students of Rajasthan University on Friday clashed with police during their protests against them outside the varsity campus. The police resorted to using mild force to prevent students from blocking the road as they pelted stones at policemen. One student attempted self-immolation in which four students were injured....
  • Students allege discrepancies in Rajasthan Pre Medical Test June 8, 2014

    Several students who took Rajasthan Pre Medical Test (RPMT) expressed their dissatisfaction on Saturday with the marking methodology, alleging that the formula led to several discrepancies in the final result. The examination authorities, however, refuted the allegation and insisted that the marking methodology was absolutely transparent. The authorities also rejected any possibility...
  • Contractual workers protest outside Rajasthan University VC office over regularisation of jobs January 6, 2014

    Hundreds of contractual workers on Sundayheld a silent protest outside the office of RajasthanUniversity's Vice Chancellor demanding regularisation of theirjobs.Over 350 men and women workers led by Contract Employees'Association President Deepak Kumar Sharma held the silentsitin holding placards and posters. About 600 such nonteaching employees have been working inthe varsity for...
  • Nonteaching Raj University employees stage protest against fresh recruitments January 4, 2014

    The adhoc nonteaching staff members of Rajasthan University on Saturday staged a protest against the authorities for issuing a notification for fresh recruitment for nonteaching posts. "We have been demanding regularisation (of our jobs) and had met the Chief Minister on Friday. She had assured us that a committee would be...
  • Four policemen injured as students clash in college election rallies at Jaipur August 22, 2013

    At least four policemen were among those injured in a clash between two groups of students in Jaipur as they took out rallies for upcoming college elections. Students belonging to rival groups pelted stones at each other leaving four policemen, who were trying to control them, injured, Gandhi Nagar ACP Tejpal...
  • News briefs: Newborn found abandoned in Mahila Chikitsalaya in Jaipur August 7, 2013

    A newborn girl was left abandoned in Mahila Chikitsalaya at Sanganeri Gate areon Tuesday. The baby is reportedly in a good health. Medical Superintendent of Mahila Chikitsalaya found the baby early morning and immediately informed the hospital staff. An FIR has been registered at Lal Kothi police station to look...
  • News briefs: HCL to install ATMs for payment of electricity bills July 29, 2013

    The frequent experiments with thebillingprocess in the city have not only left the discom officials sweating but have also made the consumers suffer. After the experiments of onthespot billing in 20112012 and taking photos of meter reading by mobile phone in 2012, the recent experiment to print photo of meters on...
  • Bribery case: Ugandan cleared after 15 years December 18, 2010

    Jaipur: Stuck in Jaipur because of a crime committed 15 years ago, a Ugandan student has got the green light to go home. The Ugandan student, Mark Mujungu, had to spend 15 years in India because he bribed a Rajasthan University official for getting his marks increased. But now state AntiCorruption...