The New Delhi regional centre of Lovely Professional University has offered a Panjab University Phd scholar in Computer Sciences an annual salary of Rs 9.6 lakh per annum at the just-concluded placement fair, Avsar of the university.
While PU’s University Institute of Legal Studies (UILS) has decided to conduct counselling for the second semester of the BCom LLB (honours) five-year integrated course on March 10 following a recent Punjab and Haryana High Court order.
With just one programmer at its disposal, the Panjab University computer centre has expressed its inability to conduct the Combined Entrance Test (CET) and other entrance examinations for admission to undergraduate and postgraduate courses.
With the Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP’s) central election committee meeting scheduled for February 27, all top three contenders for the city Lok Sabha seat of BJP - city unit chief Sanjay Tandon and former MPs Satya Pal Jain and Harmohan Dhawan - were camping in Delhi on Tuesday.
Panjab University has submitted another proposal to the UT administration for setting up its third campus at Sarangpur on the city's outskirts. A top PU official told HT that, according to the revised proposal, 64 acres of land have been sought for the new campus.
Two top Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders Harmohan Dhawan and Satya Pal Jain's posturing just ahead of the announcement of the party's city candidate by the party high command for the coming Lok Sabha elections has left the party cadre puzzled.
In a development that looks set to change the face of campus politics at Panjab University, and would also have a bearing on youth politics in the region, a number of top leaders of the Student Organisation of Panjab University (SOPU) and Panjab University Student Union (PUSU)
Atleast 15% of users on social networking site Twitter are malicious users, said a study by a group of students of PEC University of Technology, Chandigarh.The students worked on the accounts of nearly 50,000 users who had made their profiles public on Twitter.
With vehicular traffic on the campus becoming chaotic every day, the Panjab University (PU) has decided to take the help of a professional agency to suggest ways to curb the problem.
If university has its way, a substantial increase in tuition fees, hostel fees, renting auditoriums and lawns of the university is on the cards.
Congress leader Pawan Kumar Bansal was chugging along quite nicely for years, steamrolling all opposition, but not any longer. The ride appears to have turned rather bumpy for the former union railway minister in a territory he had made his own.
In an indication that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is likely to bet on a local leader in the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections, the senior party leaders have changed their earlier stand wherein they have been stressing that the party was open to field anybody from anywhere for the coveted seat of Chandigarh.
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) appears to have toed the Congress line in finalising the candidate for the city Lok Sabha seat. Party affairs incharge for Chandigarh Aarti Mehra, after the meeting of state election committee at the party office in Sector 33 on Sunday, told HT that the party would decide about the candidate for the Chandigarh Lok Sabha seat after the session of Parliament was over.
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) faces big dilemma over the ticket distribution for the lone Lok Sabha seat of Chandigarh. On the one hand, the local unit grapples with infighting with its top three leaders former MP Satya Pal Jain, city BJP chief Sanjay Tandon and former union minister Harmohan Dhawan.
To help students share and read study notes of different classes online, three city lads have come up with their own website. The website was launched recently by Hardik Dhamija, Harman Bajaj, both graduates of University Institute of Engineering and Technology, Panjab University, and Kunaal Satija, a graduate of SD College, Chandigarh.
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) may take views from its Chandigarh workers whether they want Bollywood actor Kirron Kher as the party's candidate from the city for the upcomign Lok Sabha polls.
The BJP's session to elicit opinion of its workers in finalising the candidate for Lok Sabha polls from the city became a free-for-all session as a number of workers of different groups hurled abuses at each other and exchanged blows at the workers' convention held at the Punjab BJP office in Sector 37 on Wednesday.
After getting a good response from the city residents, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is now struggling with members' enrollment in Chandigarh. The party, which had set a target of making 1 lakh members in the city by Republic Day
If the donations made to Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) are an indicator, the party is spreading its wings rapidly in the region. From the region: Punjab, Haryana, Himachal, Jammu and Kashmir and Chandigarh, the AAP, between December 12 and January 16 has collected Rs 32.46 lakh through online donations, being displayed on its website, around 20 lakh from Haryana only clearly showing the effect of home state of its top leaders, Arvind Kejriwal, Yogendra Yadav from the state.
Panjab University is planning a dedicated hostel for women research scholars on its Sector-25 campus. Though no deadline was yet given, dean, student welfare, Navdeep Goyal said, "I have asked the construction department to submit an estimate for a hostel at the earliest.