Jadavpur University

  • 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....
  • WB: Two Jadavpur University students expelled for ragging junior 11-09-2013 12:20 PM

    Kolkata: Two Jadavpur University students have been expelled from their college for two semesters after they were found guilty of ragging a junior student. The fourth year Engineering Faculty students have also been expelled from their college hostel. The university's anti-ragging committee probed the complaint of the victim and submitted...
  • Univ students protest, lock up V-C in Kolkata 09-09-2010 03:46 PM

    Kolkata: Students of Jadavpur University in Kolkata on Thursday gheraoed the Vice-Chancellor and the Registrar while protesting against the university authorities' decision to install Close Circuit Television Cameras cameras on campus. They were also protesting against rules like restrictions of students' movements on campus, as well as mandatory carrying of...
  • JU students harrased by cops, hit streets in protest 09-06-2008 11:44 PM

    Fast bowler Isuru Udana has been included in Sri Lanka's one day squad for the first time for the five-match series against India starting on July 21 at Hambantota. Batsman Chamara Kapugedera and left-arm spinner Rangana Herath were also brought in as Nuwan Pradeep, Sajeewa Weerakoon and Dilhara Fernando missed...
  • Flower power: Kolkata engineers play herbal Holi 19-03-2008 09:58 PM

    Kolkata: The Indian cricket board is mulling the idea of organising Test matches in smaller centres to promote the longest form of the game, after seeing the poor response in major venues like Eden Gardens and New Delhi's Feroz Shah Kotla during the ongoing India-West Indies series. Expressing concern over...
  • Kolkata to tune into community radio 11-03-2007 03:42 PM

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