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Jadavpur University

Dhankar slams Mamata Banerjee over JU varsity stir

He observed that unrest in academic institutions in the state would have to be sorted first.

08 Jan 2020 1:37 AM

Watch: Jadavpur University student shreds copy of CAA at convocation ceremony

Arkoprobho Das, another student of the department, said around 25 of his batchmates did not go to the podium to collect their degrees.

25 Dec 2019 4:14 PM

Bengal gov faces protest, barred from entering JU

He accused the Mamata Banerjee government of its role behind the agitation against him and “controlling” academic institutes.

25 Dec 2019 1:48 AM

WB Governor's convoy blocked by protesting students in Kolkata

Taking to Twitter, Dhankar called the confrontation a worrisome and 'unwholesome' situation.

24 Dec 2019 10:56 AM

Jadavpur student who pulled Supriyo’s hair says doesn’t regret act, would do again if required

Ballav said that he isn’t scared of facing consequences of his actions but he also seemed to be apprehensive that he may be targeted.

23 Sep 2019 4:42 PM


JU row: Students’ union files complaint against Babul Supriyo

The complaint named Mr Supriyo as the “prime accused” and also identified five other ABVP members.

23 Sep 2019 1:15 AM

‘Won’t do any harm’: Babul Supriyo to ailing mother of student who manhandled him

He said that he had not filed an FIR against anyone and asserted that he would not let anyone do that either.

21 Sep 2019 3:11 PM

'Expect Governor to give justice to JU faculty, students': Trinamool on ABVP vandalism

The governor is also the chancellor of the JU where Babul Supriyo was on Thursday shown black flags and heckled by a section of students.

21 Sep 2019 9:53 AM

Jadavpur uni will be destroyed in Balakot-like surgical strike: WB BJP prez

Ghosh supported Governor Jagdeep Dhandkar for rushing to the university campus to save Supriyo from the mob inside the JU campus.

20 Sep 2019 8:22 PM

'Cowards won't tarnish Jadavpur university's image,' says Supriyo

Minister of State for Environment said those who were involved in his assault would be 'found out' soon..

20 Sep 2019 4:04 PM


'Won't be provoked,' says Babul Supriyo, leaders slam Jadavpur University incident

Senior Karnataka BJP leader Shobha Karandlaje slammed the incident as 'hypocrisy of liberal brigade'.

20 Sep 2019 12:08 PM

‘Pulled my hair’: Babul Supriyo’s Jadavpur University sortie turns sour

The minister is reportedly still held up on the campus with the protesting students blocking the way to his car.

19 Sep 2019 8:04 PM

Kolkata professor who said ‘virgin girl is like sealed bottle’ removed

Kanak Sarkar, a professor of International Relations department, had likened virgin woman to 'sealed bottle' or 'packet' in Facebook post.

16 Jan 2019 8:44 PM

'Virgin girls like sealed bottles': Jadavpur varsity prof posts on FB, triggers row

The post, 'Virgin Bride – Why Not?' was taken down later but Sarkar continued to defend his statement.

15 Jan 2019 11:14 AM

‘JU admissions should be trasnparent’

we will talk to the Jadavpur university authorities to ascertain the situation,” he said here on Friday.

12 Aug 2018 6:11 AM


Govvernor Keshari Nath Tripathi advises JU V-C to take care of health

It added, “He also informed that the doctors have advised him not to put strain upon his health.

15 Jul 2018 6:21 AM

Jadavpur University arts faculty entrance dates out

Students would be admitted in the six subjects based on the 50:50 formula.

12 Jul 2018 6:08 AM

Governor urges Jadavpur University students to call off hungerstrike

He added, “I cannot go beyond the law. When I am in chair, my stand is something which is not same when I am not in chair.

10 Jul 2018 6:20 AM

Jadavpur University VC allowed to leave after 30-hr gherao

Ms Choudhury claimed the AFSU has the moral support of the JUTA and the non-teaching staff on this issue.

07 Jul 2018 7:03 AM

Students continue Jadavpur varsity V-C, officials gherao

JUTA to strike work today against admission norms.

06 Jul 2018 6:01 AM