Vice Chancellor

  • Cuttack: 2 students rusticated for planting fire cracker in VC's chamber 05-11-2013 12:12 AM

    Two students of Ravenshaw University were rusticated for two years and were barred from appearing four consecutive semester examinations for allegedly bombing the official chamber of the Vice-Chancellor inside the campus. While no one was injured in the incident late on Sunday night, the chamber of the VC has received...
  • Kolkata: Jadavpur University VC, pro-VC resigns 22-10-2013 01:33 PM

    Jadavpur University Vice-Chancellor Souvik Bhattacharya, who along with the pro-vice chancellor and the registrar was ghearoed for 51 hours by students in September, has resigned citing personal reasons. "I have sent my resignation to the chancellor. I am yet to get the acceptance," Bhattacharya told PTI in Kolkata on Tuesday....
  • Jadavpur University students free Vice Chancellor after 50-hours of gherao 20-09-2013 08:58 PM

    The Vice-Chancellor, pro Vice-Chancellor and registrar of Jadavpur University were freed by the Students on Friday after 50-hours of gherao. The students were protesting against the suspension of two engineering students on the charges of ragging. The students were demanding that the punishment meted out to the two students be...
  • Students continue to gherao Jadavpur University VC, pro-VC as protests continue 20-09-2013 11:33 AM

    The Vice-Chancellor, Pro- Vice-Chancellor and Registrar of Jadavpur University continued to be under gherao for the third day on Friday by a section of engineering faculty students demanding withdrawal of suspension order of two students on charges of ragging. University authorities told PTI that VC Souvik Bhattacharya and pro-VC Siddhartha...
  • Kolkata: Jadavpur University students lock VC to protest suspension of students 19-09-2013 05:02 PM

    A group of students of the Jadavpur University in Kolkata laid siege to offices and locked in the varsity's vice chancellor, assistant vice chancellor and the registrar hostage for the last 24 hours and other officials to protest the suspension of two students for ragging, an official said on Thursday....
  • SC quashes appointments of VCs in Bihar varsities 19-08-2013 08:40 PM

    The Supreme Court, on Monday, quashed the appointments of nine Vice-Chancellors and two pro-Vice Chancellors made early this year by former Governor Devanand Konwar in various universities of Bihar. A Bench comprising justices G S Singhvi and V Gopala Gowda said the appointments made by the Governor were illegal as...
  • News briefs: HCL to install ATMs for payment of electricity bills 29-07-2013 11:17 PM

    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 on-the-spot billing in 2011-2012 and taking photos of meter reading by mobile phone in 2012, the recent experiment to print photo of meters...
  • ABVP to gherao Governor's residence over VC appointments in MP varsities 29-07-2013 06:53 PM

    Protesting against the alleged corruption in the appointment of Vice Chancellors in various universities in Madhya Pradesh, student wing of BJP on Monday announced that it will protest in front of the Governor's residence on July 31. "There is rampant corruption in the appointment of Vice Chancellors," Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi...
  • BU V-C mulls legal action against smear campaign 03-01-2012 09:08 AM

    BANGALORE: In the wake of allegations that he was trying to sell 50 acres land in Jnana Bharathi campus for the proposed School of Economics, Bangalore University (BU) Vice-Chancellor Dr N Prabhu Dev is contemplating legal action against all parties involved in the smear campaign. A day after he sought...
  • Guru Granth Sahib World University VC shot at 01-08-2011 05:31 PM

    New Delhi: The Vice Chancellor of Guru Granth Sahib World University Dr Jasbeer Singh Ahluwalia was shot at by unidentified assailants on Monday. Ahluwalia was at Fatehgarh Sahib when the assailants opened fire. He was immediately taken to Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGI) in Chandigarh. Sources at...
  • 'Vastanvi's removal a setback to secular forces' 24-07-2011 07:52 PM

    New Delhi: Describing the sacking of Darul Uloom Vice Chancellor Ghulam Mohammed Vastanvi as a disappointment for all 'secular forces', the BJP on Sunday said he has been 'tormented and victimised' for speaking the 'truth' about Gujarat's growth under Narendra Modi. "Removal of Vastanvi is a great disappointment for all...
  • AMU VC charged of using pressure tactics 19-05-2011 02:25 PM

    Aligarh: Senior teacher and convener of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) Anti Corruption Forum MR Shervani on Thursday charged its Vice Chancellor PK Abdul Azis of using pressure tactics to break teachers' hunger strike. Shervani, who is on an indefinite hunger strike from May 16 in support of the Teachers' Association...
  • Vastanvi to be questioned soon 15-05-2011 07:32 PM

    Deoband: The three-member committee, formed by Islamic seminary Dar-ul-Uloom, to look into the allegations against it's controversial Vice-Chancellor Maulana Ghulam Mohammed Vastanvi would soon be questioning him. "We are looking into the matter and will question Vastanvi on the issue very soon," the convenor of the committee, Mufti Ismail said....
  • Muslims must embrace modern education: Vastanvi 09-05-2011 12:21 PM

    Bijnor: Vice-Chancellor of Darool Uloom Deoband seminary Maulana Ghulam Mohammad Vastanvi has said Muslims must embrace modern education as it will solve the problem of poverty faced by the community. Speaking at Shehzadpur Nagal village in Najibabad here, Vastanvi said the government alone could not bring Muslims out of poverty...
  • Vastanvi's fate to be decided on Wednesday 22-02-2011 01:07 PM

    Deoband (UP): The top clergy of Darul Uloom will meet at Deoband on Wednesday to decide the fate of seminary's Vice-Chancellor Maulana Ghulam Mohammed Vastanvi, who stirred a controversy by praising Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, amid speculation that he may be asked to quit. The faction-ridden Majlis-e-Soora or governing...
  • University V-C admits sacking professor was wrong 09-09-2010 09:53 PM

    CNN-IBN Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai asks Rajan Gurukkal, Vice-Chancellor of Mahatma Gandhi University in Kerala, if T J Joseph will be reinstated. ...
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  • Madurai VC accused of accepting bribe 09-03-2007 04:03 PM

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  • Kid gets gunner, teachers get shivers 22-01-2007 11:44 PM

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  • Lucknow Univ sacks goons with Phds 13-01-2007 08:52 PM

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  • Lucknow University to reopen today 11-01-2007 12:05 PM

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  • Univ gives outsiders 24 hrs to evict 25-12-2006 06:10 PM

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  • Lucknow univ a den of crime: V-C 22-12-2006 07:05 PM

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  • UP MLAs unite against Lucknow univ VC 11-12-2006 05:24 PM

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