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Calcutta University

Governor Dhankar laments not being invited to varsity convos

The latest to snub him: Cooch Behar Panchanan Barma University

12 Feb 2020 7:34 PM

Mamata Banerjee extends retirement age of college teachers

Banerjee said that while her government has set up 23 new universities in the past seven years, another 11 will come up soon.

08 Jan 2019 7:22 AM

Lacks objective analysis, more akin to a fiction

The other chief fault of the book is that it is a hagiography couched as history. Mookerjee is Roy’s hero and he can see no fault in him.

06 May 2018 6:38 AM

March to promote scientific temper

The statement said, adding that the march will begin from Ramlila Park, in Moulali, and end at Esplanade.

11 Apr 2018 5:53 AM

CU confers D.Litt on CM Mamata Banerjee; Court to hear PIL today

The chief minister said she had got offers from several institutions recently to accept such honours but declined.

12 Jan 2018 2:19 AM


PIL against Calcutta University’s decision to award CM with D.Litt

The PIL has been admitted. It is expected to come up for hearing on Wednesday.

10 Jan 2018 2:30 AM

Partha Chatterjee defends D Litt for Mamata Banerjee

Government under fire over CU’s decision to award honorary degree.

29 Oct 2017 4:12 AM

Calcutta University to confer DLitt on Mamata Banerjee

The decision was taken at the Senate-Syndicate meeting of the CU on Wednesday.

26 Oct 2017 5:32 AM

Govt committed to holding students' council polls in colleges: WB education minister

Student candidates should not flaunt political colours and have at least 60 per cent attendance, the WB Education Minister further added.

17 Oct 2017 2:33 PM

People are in dark about GST, says Partha Chatterjee

“People associated with small and medium trade and the common people are left in the lurch,” he added.

02 Jul 2017 6:03 AM


Partha Chatterjee faces student ire over paper leak

Apart from handloom sarees, handicrafts and other indigenous products from the craftsmen of Bengal.

09 Jun 2017 5:49 AM

College Square won’t see any more protests

The student pointed out that they face difficulty with regular political programmes from various political parties at College Sqaure.

02 Jun 2017 12:44 AM

Partha Chatterjee asks TMC student unions to end infighting

Apparently, admission of students have become the main job of the student’s union these days.

11 Apr 2017 3:14 AM

Much-delayed Calcutta University student polls in January

There are 9 CU-affiliated colleges in Hooghly district and 39 colleges in the district of South 24 Parganas.

23 Dec 2016 4:17 AM