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Jagdeep dhankhar

Dec 29, 2019 18:15
Bengal minister Partha Chatterjee tweeted an official report on state-run universities meant for Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar in a tit for tat response to Dhankar’s posting of an official letter by Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on the same platform on... read more
Dec 25, 2019 20:47
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Dec 25, 2019 19:54
Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who served in Vajpayee’s cabinet from 2001 to 2004, paid her respects through her first tweet of the day. read more
Dec 25, 2019 15:27
Arkoprobho Das, another student of Jadavpur, said around 25 of his batchmates did not go to the podium to collect their degrees. read more
Dec 25, 2019 12:25
Forced to return from the University gate by anti-CAA, anti-NRC protestors, Dhankhar had called up the vice chancellor and later accused him of being a “silent spectator” to the unsavoury episode. read more
Dec 24, 2019 15:56
The students declared days ago that they would not accept degrees from Dhankhar because he supported Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA). read more
Dec 23, 2019 16:01
The governor went to the university for a crucial meeting of its court, the university’s highest decision-making body. The students did not allow Dhankhar to enter campus. read more
Dec 23, 2019 09:16
Left student unions, AFSU and SFI, termed the governor’s move an “unwarranted interference into the autonomy of the institute” and threatened strong protest if he “does anything by force”. read more
Dec 22, 2019 15:20
The governor, who is also the chancellor of state-run universities, termed the legislation, endorsed by the Assembly on December 10, as “unconstitutional”, asking everyone to take note of the situation. read more
Dec 22, 2019 11:54
In a communication to Dhankhar, Vice Chancellor Suranjan Das said the decision was arrived at “in view of the consequent need to avoid any untoward incident in the campus”. read more
Dec 22, 2019 01:14
Dhankhar, who is chancellor of JU and other state universities by default, was supposed to confer D.Litt and D.Sc on some eminent people. JU’s decision upset Dhankhar, whose powers as chancellor have been drastically curtailed by the state government... read more
Dec 19, 2019 01:33
Bengal governor Dhankhar said his meeting was a “good way forward”. read more
Dec 11, 2019 10:23
Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has called Dhankhar an “RSS man”. He responded by saying he was not one but would be happy to be one. read more
Dec 10, 2019 21:17
The new rules abolished the chancellor’s secretariat, reduced the chancellor’s role in choosing vice-chancellors, took away his power to convene meeting of the highest bodies of the universities or take action against vice-chancellors. read more
Dec 05, 2019 13:11
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