ST STEPHENS

  • Veer: Project 'Kadam' a step towards empowering people with disabilities August 9, 2014

    The recently concluded VEER campaign on CNNIBN that sought to empower and train at least 1,000 people with disabilities seems to have inspired the youth to follow in its footsteps take up the cause of enabling the disabled. Delhi's St Stephens College's project 'Kadam' is the latest to follow in...
  • Veer campaing impact: St Stephen's students get Rs 50,000 to help those with hearing disabilities July 17, 2014

    CNNIBN's special campaign, Veer, for those with disabilities has encouraged another project to get a grant for their initiative. Rs 50,000 has been given to students of St Stephen's college to carry on their initiative for those with hearing disabilities. ...
  • St Stephen's, other DU colleges defer admissions after FYUP confusion June 23, 2014

    New Delhi: The faceoff between Delhi University and the University Grants Commission over the 4year Undergraduate Programme continues. The deadline for DU to submit its compliance report ends on Monday. This after the UGC ordered all Delhi University colleges to conduct admissions under the three year undergraduate course, and not...
  • 'DU's almost 100% cut off. That's why the world is there at Sharda University': The funniest Twitter reactions to St. Stephen's 98% cutoff marks June 18, 2014

    The cutoff for admissions to the fouryear undergraduate economics and English programmes for students with commerce background in Delhi University's St.Stephen's College has been set at 98 per cent, according to figures released by the college. Admit it, if you were a student in these times, you would not have...
  • DU's St.Stephen's College sets cutoff at 98 per cent June 17, 2014

    New Delhi: The cutoff for admissions to the fouryear undergraduate economics and English programmes for students with commerce background in Delhi University's St.Stephen's College has been set at 98 per cent, according to figures released by the college today. "This cutoff set is determined on the basis of the marks scored...
  • We will let people frame their own laws in Delhi: Arvind Kejriwal August 24, 2013

    Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal on Friday promised to enact a law that would let people frame their laws in Delhi if his party won the coming election. Kejriwal was addressing students at St. Stephens College in Delhi University. He urged them to oust the "corrupt" Congress government in the...
  • Stephen's Hospital in Delhi to pay Rs 8 lakh for patient's death August 13, 2013

    Delhibased St. Stephen's Hospital has been directed by the apex consumer court to pay Rs 8 lakh to the widow of a private school teacher who was discharged despite being far from fit and died soon after due to medical negligence. Roshani Devi, wife of Ram Niwas and resident of Haryana's...
  • Siddharth Malhotra: I've had my share of dating sessions at LSR July 8, 2013

    New Delhi: For Siddharth Malhotra, who shot to fame with Karan Johar's 'Student of the Year', days spent in Delhi University was all about having fun, and experiencing college life in a way which majority of the students long for. That's why aiming for admission in the most popular colleges...
  • Watch: St Stephen's felicitates Sagarika Ghose, other alumni December 16, 2012

    This was the first edition of the CF Andrews distinguished alumunus awards, instituted by the college to honour its brightest alumni. ...
  • Watch: A rickshaw that serves as a mini shelter November 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Winter is already here and for thousands of homeless rickshawpullers in the capital who don't have a place to sleep, here's a reason to smile. They can spend chilly winter nights in Sukun, a special cyclerickshaw, designed by students of St Stephen's College and Indraprastha College. Doctor Amod Kumar...
  • St Stephen's allows 'Life of Pi' actor Suraj to take exams November 23, 2012

    The 'Life of Pi' actor spent all of Thursday at his college St Stephen's writing tutorials. It was the colleges precondition to waive off his attendance shortage and enable him to write his semester exams. And, finally St Stephen's College has agreed to give him an admit card. ...
  • 'Life of Pi' actor Suraj Sharma allowed to take exams November 22, 2012

    New Delhi: Delhi University's St Stephen's college has allowed 'Life of Pi' actor Suraj Sharma to write exams. Sharma, a firstyear student of Philosophy at Delhi University's St Stephen's College, was denied permission to appear in his first year semester exams. St Stephen's College Principal Valson Thampu said, "I have cleared...
  • 'Life of Pi' actor Suraj Sharma barred from taking exams November 22, 2012

    New Delhi: Suraj Sharma is set to make his cinematic debut with Ang Lee's Hollywood film 'Life of Pi' on Friday. But there seems to be academic trouble of the Life of Pi actor. A firstyear student of Philosophy at Delhi University's St Stephen's College, Suraj Sharma has been denied...
  • 'Unmukt must get a chance to continue his studies' September 1, 2012

    CNNIBN's EditorinChief Rajdeep Sardesai believes India's Under19 captain must be allowed to pursue a cricket career while completing his education at St. Stephen's college. ...
  • Getting a degree Unmukt Chand's top focus September 1, 2012

    New Delhi: There is relief for Indian cricket's rising star Unmukt Chand. The captain of the Under19 World Cup winning team is through to the second year of his BA Pass course programme at the St Stephens College with a little help from the government. After a long and protracted...
  • DU allows Unmukt Chand to move to second year of graduation August 31, 2012

    The decision was announced by Delhi University Vice Chancellor Dinesh Singh after he assured Union Sports Minister Ajay Maken of full support to the young cricketer. ...
  • DU allows Unmukt Chand to move to 2nd year August 31, 2012

    New Delhi: Delhi University Vice Chancellor Dinesh Singh on Friday said that Unmukt Chand, the captain of U19 Indian cricket team which won the World Cup, will be allowed to move to the second year of graduation. Chand was denied permission by St Stephen's College to appear for his first...
  • Exam row: DU VC says will help Unmukt Chand August 31, 2012

    New Delhi: Delhi University Vice Chancellor Dinesh Singh on Friday wrote to Union Sports Minister Ajay Maken saying he would look into the matter of Unmukt Chand, the captain of U19 Indian cricket team which won the World Cup, who has been denied permission by St Stephen's College to appear...
  • Unmukt's academic woes: Sibal asks DU VC to use emergency powers August 31, 2012

    Union Minister Kapil Sibal has said that he has asked Delhi University Vice Chancellor to use his emergency powers to help out Unmukt Chand, who was debarred by his college, St Stephen's, from taking examinations citing attendance shortage. ...
  • Unmukt Chand's academic woes: Maken steps in August 31, 2012

    New Delhi: Sports Minister Ajay Maken has now stepped in to help the Under19 Indian cricket team captain, Unmukt Chand, solve his academic woes. He has sent a letter to the Vice Chancellor of the Delhi University requesting to not just let Unmukt take his exams, but also change rules...
  • FTN: Are elite schools and colleges biased against sports? August 30, 2012

    India's Under19 cricket team captain Unmukt Chand was denied permission to appear for first year BA examinations by his college St Stephen's because of low attendance....
  • Academic woes sadden Unmukt Chand's WC win August 30, 2012

    New Delhi: While the entire U19 Indian cricket team celebrates its U19 World Cup win, its captain Unmukt Chand has a niggling worry at the back of his mind. He has a legal case against his University that is denying him the Right to Education. India's World Cup winning Under 19...
  • CBSE topper aims for Delhi's St Stephen's College May 29, 2012

    Imphal: The Manipuri boy, who topped this year's CBSE class 12 examination, on Tuesday said he wanted to join St Stephen's College in Delhi and try his luck at the civil service examination subsequently. A jubilant 19yearold Mohammand Ismat, who secured 99.6 per cent marks in CBSE, the results of which...
  • St Stephen's new proposal: 40 pc quota for men May 5, 2012

    New Delhi: An unusual proposal to reserve 40 per cent of the seats for male students was introduced at the staff meeting of the St Stephen's college on Friday, but was met with vehement disapproval from the teachers who said they were "taken aback" by the "absurd" idea. College Principal Valson...
  • St Stephen's staff to protest against principal January 13, 2012

    New Delhi: The teachers of Delhi University's St Stephen's College have announced a protest against Principal Valson Thampu on Friday. The teachers demand that the charges and the show cause notice issued to Professor MS Frank be dropped. The announcement comes a day after Delhi University Teachers Association (DUTA) held a...
  • DU cutoffs: 100 pc needed for B Com at SRCC June 15, 2011

    New Delhi: If Sri Ram College of Commerce is your dream college and you are not a commerce student, 100 per cent is what you need to make that dream come true. At the nearby Hindu College you will need 99 per cent marks and if you settle for the...
  • Delhi: parents refuse to take back abandoned boy January 3, 2011

    New Delhi: In Delhi, a six month old infant Chiku was abandoned by his parents after he suffered a brain haemorrhage. Doctors now say that he is medically fit to be taken home. Child rights agencies say serious action will be taken against the parents if they refuse to take...
  • AIIMS student, St Stephen's teacher commit suicide March 3, 2010

    New Delhi: A final year medical graduation student of the All Indian Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on Wednesday committed suicide in his hostel room, police said. Bal Mukund Bharti, who hailed from Madhya Pradesh, was found hanging in room number 22 of hostelII on the AIIMS campus when one of...
  • St Stephen's wins Hindustan Times Leadership Debate October 25, 2009

    New Delhi: After hosting four debates in Bangalore, Mumbai and Kolkata, the fourth regional final of the Hindustan Times Leadership Debate was held in Sri Ram College of Commerce in the Capital. More than 30 teams from different colleges came to participate in the Delhi round. The preliminary round which...
  • Seven Cabinet Ministers, 19 MPs from St Stephen's June 8, 2009

    Seven Cabinet ministers and all in all 19 members of Parliament are alumni of St Stephens college and the college hosted a dinner in their honour. ...