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  • UGC NET: Important dates for June 2014 23-04-2014 12:29 PM

    Important dates for UGC NET (National Eligibility Test) - June, 2014 for Junior Research Fellowship and Eligibility for Assistant Professor. Last date for Applying Online & generation of filled Bank Challan for Fee: Monday, May 5, 2014 Last date of submission of Fee through online generated Bank Challan, at any...
  • UGC sanctions centre for preserving endangered languages in Central University of Jharkhand 22-01-2014 09:20 PM

    The University Grants Commission has sanctioned the setting up of a centre for preservation and promotion of smaller indigenous and endangered languages in the Central University of Jharkhand (CUJ). "The proposed 'Centre for Preservation and Promotion of Endangered Languages' is aimed at looking into the whole gamut of issues concerning...
  • Supreme Court upholds UGC's eligibility criteria for NET 19-09-2013 08:19 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court Thursday upheld the University Grant Commission's policy for fixing eligibility criteria for candidates to qualify the National Eligibility Test (NET), saying it is not "arbitrary and illegal". A bench, headed by Justice K S Radhakrishnan, said courts shall not interfere in matters of education unless...
  • Yogendra Yadav sacked from UGC for being a member of the AAP 18-09-2013 10:23 PM

    Activist Yogendra Yadav was on Wednesday sacked from the UGC for being a member of Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party as the government said his association with the apex body of higher education may give a scope for its "future politicisation". He was served a show cause notice on September...
  • AAP leader Yogendra Yadav hints at politics behind the UGC axe 05-09-2013 11:13 AM

    New Delhi: Psephologist and senior leader of the Aam Aadmi Party Yogendra Yadav has expressed surprise at being ousted from the University Grants Commission and being served with a showcause notice by the HRD ministry. "I am surprised that it took them 10 months to discover I was in politics...
  • AAP's Yogendra Yadav faces the axe from UGC over political affiliation 05-09-2013 09:30 AM

    New Delhi: Psephologist and senior leader of the Aam Aadmi Party Yogendra Yadav has landed in trouble for his political affiliation. The HRD Ministry is all set to remove him from the University Grants Commission. On Wednesday, the HRD ministry sent a showcause notice asking him to explain within a...
  • UGC-NET exam rescheduled for September 8 20-08-2013 05:04 PM

    New Delhi: The University Grants Commission (UGC) would again conduct the national eligibility test (NET) Sepember 8 for students of Delhi and Ranchi who could not appear when it was originally held on June 30, an official statement said on Monday. A re-examination is being done for the Delhi students...
  • News briefs: 'Permit teachers to guide PhD scholars' in Lucknow 06-08-2013 11:45 PM

    The Degree College Teachers Association has appealed to Lucknow University vice-chancellor SB Nimse to allow college teachers to guide PhD students. The association maintained that it was highly discriminatory that when colleges affiliated to other state universities had the rightto guide PhD students, teachers here were not allowed to do...
  • Watch: Aggressive Arindam Chaudhuri defends blocking of anti-IIPM URLs 18-02-2013 08:35 PM

    The Department of Telecom ordered blocking of 78 URLs, 73 of which contained content apparently critical of IIPM. ...
  • Why National Science Day isn't really national

    Connect |  Jaimon Joseph
    Lost in the excitement of the Budget every year, is a little known fact. On February 28, 1928, Sir CV Raman discovered that when light...

  • SC orders status quo on 44 deemed universities 25-01-2010 10:39 PM

    The Government had decided to derecognise 44 deemed universities. ...
  • Watch: What makes Amity India's no 1 pvt university 22-06-2009 03:48 AM

    Amity University is setting standards for higher education in India. ...
  • Corruption In IIT? Tell the CVO 12-11-2007 11:49 PM

    Adelaide: Kevin Pietersen became the fifth Englishman to score a double century in Australia as England's lead ballooned to 306 runs on the third day of the second Ashes Test at the Adelaide Oval. The number four showman relished his return to the ground where he last hammered a big...
  • UGC conference on higher education 09-10-2007 11:45 PM

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  • Lecturers' test under info right 25-12-2006 05:18 PM

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  • UGC keeps cigarettes 100 yards away 05-11-2006 10:21 PM

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