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Congress leader Shashi Tharoor also pointed out that the pandemic has exposed a serious digital divide and he cited instances of students taking their own lives due to lack of access to smartphones when classes moved online. He also pitched for having a national computer curriculum.(PTI file)

University campuses have no longer remained inclusive spaces: Tharoor in LS

PTI |
PUBLISHED ON MAR 16, 2021 06:25 PM IST
  • Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Tuesday said that university campuses, in the last few years, have no longer remained inclusive spaces that safeguard freedom of expression and individual liberties
IIT Madras(PTI)
IIT Madras(PTI)

IIT Madras tally at 191 positive cases, six cases in neighbouring Anna University

Hindustan Times, Chennai | By Divya Chandrababu
UPDATED ON DEC 16, 2020 08:38 PM IST
Eight more students on Wednesday tested positive for the novel coronavirus at IIT-Madras taking the total number of cases to 191 from December 1 up to now. The premier institution reported sporadic cases earlier in the month which eventually turned into Covid-19 cluster.
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu.(PTI file)
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu.(PTI file)

Foster student entrepreneurship through innovation programmes: Vice President Naidu

Hyderabad | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Akhilesh Nagari
UPDATED ON DEC 09, 2020 02:30 PM IST
Naidu, who was addressing the TiE Global Summit-2020 through video conferencing from Visakhapatnam, called upon universities to set up incubation centres to tap and nurture entrepreneurial talent among the youth.
Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister Dr CN Ashwathnarayan was speaking to the reporters after inspecting the land sanctioned for building the university campus on Saturday.(ANI file)
Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister Dr CN Ashwathnarayan was speaking to the reporters after inspecting the land sanctioned for building the university campus on Saturday.(ANI file)

Karnataka Higher Education Minister visits land site of Rani Channamma University

Belagavi | By Asian News International| Posted by Akhilesh Nagari
PUBLISHED ON OCT 25, 2020 09:26 AM IST
The Deputy CM also informed that an amount of Rs 100 crore would be provided for this purpose in the first phase.
Kumar said the accused allegedly molested the 22-year-old woman and a resident of India Colony in Pantnagar on Monday night when she was on a walk near Shivalik hostel after dinner.(HT File)
Kumar said the accused allegedly molested the 22-year-old woman and a resident of India Colony in Pantnagar on Monday night when she was on a walk near Shivalik hostel after dinner.(HT File)

Afghani student booked for molestation of woman in Uttarakhand

Hindustan Times, Rudrapur | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JUN 03, 2020 05:47 AM IST
According to police, Afghanistan national Kareemullah, who is studying masters in horticulture at the university, has been staying in Shivalik hostel on the campus.
Definitely not love in the time of corona: A couple in the Botanical Gardens, Pondicherry, in an earlier era.(In Pictures via Getty Images)
Definitely not love in the time of corona: A couple in the Botanical Gardens, Pondicherry, in an earlier era.(In Pictures via Getty Images)

Lockdown Diaries: The comfort of sickness by Saikat Majumdar

Hindustan Times | By Saikat Majumdar
UPDATED ON APR 04, 2020 03:08 PM IST
Time has lost urgency, hours have become porous; they flow into each other throughout the day.

Panjab University has no plans for online classes, semester extension yet, says V-C

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Dar Ovais, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON MAR 18, 2020 01:01 AM IST
Varsity teachers can take classes online, if they wish to do so, says Raj Kumar
adavpur,Presidency and other college and university participate road blockade during their protest rally against CAA(Citizen Amendment Act) and NRC,in Kolkata(PTI)
adavpur,Presidency and other college and university participate road blockade during their protest rally against CAA(Citizen Amendment Act) and NRC,in Kolkata(PTI)

University campuses should be used for academic purpose, keep politics out of it: UGC VC

Coimbatore | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JAN 23, 2020 10:02 AM IST
Replying to a question on the ongoing agitations on the university campuses, Patwardhan said the premises should be protected and used only for academic purposes.
A forensics team is seen inside the Sabarmati Hostel, at JNU campus, in New Delhi, on January 7.(Vipin Kumar / HT Photo)
A forensics team is seen inside the Sabarmati Hostel, at JNU campus, in New Delhi, on January 7.(Vipin Kumar / HT Photo)

Delhi High Court notice to Google, Apple and WhatsApp on petition to preserve data on January 5 violence in JNU

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Richa Banka
UPDATED ON JAN 13, 2020 01:53 PM IST
The petition has been filed by three professors of JNU who say in the absence of direction from the court, the data may not be properly preserved.
Delhi Police on alert after Disperse JNU Students outside the Shastri Bhawan in New Delhi(Raj K Raj/HT Photo)
Delhi Police on alert after Disperse JNU Students outside the Shastri Bhawan in New Delhi(Raj K Raj/HT Photo)

JNU students marching to Rashtrapati Bhavan briefly detained

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 22, 2020 04:58 PM IST
In an attempt to stop the students, the police also resorted to baton charge to control the mob who tried to block traffic at Janpath
The incident on Black Sunday will leave a deep imprint on the minds of the students and public alike, and cast a long shadow on the role of the police, JNU administration, and political parties(Vipin Kumar / Hindustan Times)
The incident on Black Sunday will leave a deep imprint on the minds of the students and public alike, and cast a long shadow on the role of the police, JNU administration, and political parties(Vipin Kumar / Hindustan Times)

Black Sunday: Questions for Delhi Police, JNU VC | Opinion

By Yashovardhan Azad
UPDATED ON JAN 07, 2020 09:13 PM IST
The police must act against the culprits. Given their possible political affiliation, this requires tough resolve
Delhi Police personnel stand guard outside Jawaharlal Nehru University.(ANI PHOTO.)
Delhi Police personnel stand guard outside Jawaharlal Nehru University.(ANI PHOTO.)

‘How will the country progress if students unsafe?’: Arvind Kejriwal on JNU violence

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 18, 2020 08:57 AM IST
Ghosh claimed that masked men had entered the university campus and brutally beaten her up.
HT FILE PHOTO(A committee constituted by vice-chancellor organised a meeting and serious deliberations were carried out on the issue by the members.)
HT FILE PHOTO(A committee constituted by vice-chancellor organised a meeting and serious deliberations were carried out on the issue by the members.)

After molestation incident, Panjab University begins security audit on campus

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Dar Ovais, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON JAN 01, 2020 05:54 AM IST
Last week, a woman journalist was injured after an unidentified man tried to molest her on the university campus
The essays in this collection contend that university campuses are rare public spaces where pluralism, cohesion, autonomy, and interrogation thrive to help build an egalitarian society.(Shutterstock)
The essays in this collection contend that university campuses are rare public spaces where pluralism, cohesion, autonomy, and interrogation thrive to help build an egalitarian society.(Shutterstock)

Review: The Idea of A University edited by Apoorvanand

Hindustan Times | By Sudhirendar Sharma
UPDATED ON NOV 01, 2019 08:40 PM IST
The basic premise of 18 randomly arranged essays in this book is to reinforce the idea of the university as a crucible of academic freedom where researchers pool together their creative faculties to help society towards a greater common good.
Members of Youth for Swaraj participating in a cleanliness drive at Panjab University in Chandigarh on Wednesday.(HT PHOTO)
Members of Youth for Swaraj participating in a cleanliness drive at Panjab University in Chandigarh on Wednesday.(HT PHOTO)

Panjab University students’ body takes cleanliness campaign to social media

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON OCT 24, 2019 12:56 AM IST
Youth for Swaraj has urged the students and residents of the university campus to post pictures of dirty places on the campus, on various social media platforms
The alliance of the Student Federation of India (SFI), Dalit Students Union (DSU), Ambedkar Students Association (ASA) and Tribal Students’ Forum (TSF) bagged all the key posts of president, vice-president, general secretary and joint secretary.(HT PHOTO.)
The alliance of the Student Federation of India (SFI), Dalit Students Union (DSU), Ambedkar Students Association (ASA) and Tribal Students’ Forum (TSF) bagged all the key posts of president, vice-president, general secretary and joint secretary.(HT PHOTO.)

Dalit, Left alliance sweeps University of Hyderabad student body polls

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu
UPDATED ON SEP 27, 2019 10:56 PM IST
The elections were held amidst tight security on Thursday and the counting of votes took place at Ambedkar auditorium on the University campus at Gachibowli on Friday afternoon. The final results were announced later in the evening.
Aligarh Muslim University(HT File)
Aligarh Muslim University(HT File)

ABVP seeks sedition case against AMU’s Kashmiri students for protesting against 370 annulment

Lucknow | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON SEP 07, 2019 04:46 PM IST
The ABVP activists had burnt an effigy of the AMU vice-chancellor at the Ramlila grounds for permitting Kashmiri students to hold a demonstration inside the University campus on Thursday evening.
Students campaigning for various candidates for RUSU election, in Jaipur(HT File)
Students campaigning for various candidates for RUSU election, in Jaipur(HT File)

Rajasthan University issues notices to seven student leaders for defacing varsity property

Hindustan Times, Jaipur | By HT Correspondent, Jaipur
PUBLISHED ON AUG 06, 2019 03:19 PM IST
The disciplinary action comes after plastic banners and posters bearing photographs of the student leaders were found pasted on signboards raised on the university campus, ahead of the declaration of the Rajasthan University Students Union (RUSU) elections.
Swastika Mukherjee was last seen in the web film The Lovely Mrs. Mookherjee.
Swastika Mukherjee was last seen in the web film The Lovely Mrs. Mookherjee.

Swastika Mukherjee: Don’t want my daughter to be coward growing up in a society that isn’t liberal at all

Hindustan Times | By Shreya Mukherjee, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 15, 2019 02:25 PM IST
Actor Swastika Mukherjee shares why she believes in not just standing up for what is right on social media but in reality as well. She also urges everyone to do the same and not voice opinion sitting in the comforts of their homes.
Lok Sabha elections 2019: Law-and-order, women safety part of AAP’s constituency specific manifestos(Amal KS/HT PHOTO)
Lok Sabha elections 2019: Law-and-order, women safety part of AAP’s constituency specific manifestos(Amal KS/HT PHOTO)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Law-and-order, women safety part of AAP’s constituency specific manifestos

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 07, 2019 01:35 PM IST
Maintaining that their focus will be on women safety, both Atishi, and AAP’s Chandni Chowk candidate, Pankaj Gupta, promised to open dedicated police stations for women.
Students walk the most. But too many vehicles, encroachments and poor pedestrian infrastructure often make the walking routes to educational institutions, barring a few university campuses, unsafe.(HT File Photo)
Students walk the most. But too many vehicles, encroachments and poor pedestrian infrastructure often make the walking routes to educational institutions, barring a few university campuses, unsafe.(HT File Photo)

A city safe for children is safe for everyone else

Hindustan Times | By Shivani Singh
UPDATED ON MAR 25, 2019 06:58 AM IST
Students walk the most. But too many vehicles, encroachments and poor pedestrian infrastructure often make the walking routes to educational institutions, barring a few university campuses, unsafe.
Poster of barred students on BHU campus.(HT Photo)
Poster of barred students on BHU campus.(HT Photo)

12 students barred entry on BHU campus, posters put up in varsity

Hindustan Times, Varanasi | By HT Correspondent, Varanasi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 05, 2019 12:44 PM IST
Posters carrying photographs of 12 students and barring entry to them on the BHU campus have been put up at various locations on the university campus.
Vice President Venkaiah Naidu at an event (File photo)(PTI)
Vice President Venkaiah Naidu at an event (File photo)(PTI)

Beef festivals, kiss-of-love protests in varsity campuses unhealthy trends: Vice president Naidu

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu
UPDATED ON OCT 08, 2018 09:27 PM IST
Vice president also said it was unfortunate that there have been conflicts among students in the name of caste and religion in some universities and other higher institutions.
Democratic Students’ Organisation members protesting against the management in Patiala on Wednesday.(Bharat Bhushan/HT)
Democratic Students’ Organisation members protesting against the management in Patiala on Wednesday.(Bharat Bhushan/HT)

Punjabi University shut down for two days after clash between two student unions

Hindustan Times, Patiala | By Sunil Rahar, Patiala
UPDATED ON SEP 20, 2018 02:12 PM IST
The members of DSO are sitting on an indefinite protest on the varsity campus, demanding round the clock hostel entry for girls.
Tankers line up to illegally fill water from the PMC tank in Wadgaonsheri. (Inset) Private tanker draws water from the punctured main pipeline of the PMC tank.(Sanket Wankhade/HT PHOTO)
Tankers line up to illegally fill water from the PMC tank in Wadgaonsheri. (Inset) Private tanker draws water from the punctured main pipeline of the PMC tank.(Sanket Wankhade/HT PHOTO)

HT Investigation - Pune’s water mafia exposed - Part III: Mafia punctures PMC water tank pipes in Wadgaonsheri

Hindustan Times, Pune | By TEAM HT
UPDATED ON MAY 21, 2018 02:46 PM IST
1.25 lakh-litre tank, meant for residents, used illegally to fill private water tankers.
The students have been holding protests for the last one week.(PTI Photo)
The students have been holding protests for the last one week.(PTI Photo)

AMU VC meets home minister, apprises him of situation on campus

Hindustan Times, Aligarh | By HT Correspondent, Aligarh
PUBLISHED ON MAY 10, 2018 01:55 PM IST
Vice-chancellor of the Aligarh Muslim University Prof Tariq Mansoor met union home minister Rajnath Singh in New Delhi on Wednesday to apprise him of the situation on the university campus.
Students of Jawaharlal Nehru University protest against professor Atul Johri who is accused of sexually harassing students, at Vasant Kunj police station in New Delhi.(PTI file)
Students of Jawaharlal Nehru University protest against professor Atul Johri who is accused of sexually harassing students, at Vasant Kunj police station in New Delhi.(PTI file)

Delhi HC asks JNU professor accused of sexual harassment not to take charge of womens’ hostels

Press Trust of India, New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAY 02, 2018 07:18 PM IST
Delhi high court has also questioned JNU over the absence of women members in its fact-finding committee that is probing the alleged sexual harassment by professor Atul Johri.
Within hours of Gautam’s letter going public, UP minister Swami Prasad Maurya of the BJP described his party MP’s demand for removal of Jinnah’s portrait as ‘ghatiya’ (cheap).(HT File)
Within hours of Gautam’s letter going public, UP minister Swami Prasad Maurya of the BJP described his party MP’s demand for removal of Jinnah’s portrait as ‘ghatiya’ (cheap).(HT File)

BJP MP sparks row over Jinnah portrait in AMU, UP minister ridicules stand

Hindustan Times, Lucknow/Agra | By Manish Chandra Pandey and Hemendra Chaturvedi, Lucknow/agra
PUBLISHED ON MAY 02, 2018 03:22 PM IST
Bharatiya Janata Party’s Aligarh MP Satish Gautam stirred up a controversy by writing to Aligarh Muslim University vice chancellor Tariq Mansoor, seeking to know the logic behind Pakistan founder Mohammad Ali Jinnah’s portrait on the university campus.
The reason behind the girl taking the extreme step was not know.(Representative image)
The reason behind the girl taking the extreme step was not know.(Representative image)

Lucknow: Girl student of Shakuntala varsity ends life in hostel room

Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By HT Correspondent, Lucknow
UPDATED ON APR 20, 2018 11:25 AM IST
A 20-year-old girl student of Dr Shakuntala Mishra University ended her life by hanging herself from the ceiling fan of her hostel room, on the university campus, in Lucknow’s Para area.
A Pakistani civil society group demonstrates last April against the killing of Mashal Khan, a student at the Abdul Wali Khan University in the northwestern city of Mardan, in Karachi. An event planned at the Lahore University of Management Sciences on April 13 to mark the brutal murder was forcibly cancelled.(AP file)
A Pakistani civil society group demonstrates last April against the killing of Mashal Khan, a student at the Abdul Wali Khan University in the northwestern city of Mardan, in Karachi. An event planned at the Lahore University of Management Sciences on April 13 to mark the brutal murder was forcibly cancelled.(AP file)

Online protest launched against Pak intelligence agencies meddling in academic institutions

Hindustan Times, Islamabad | By Imtiaz Ahmad, Islamabad
UPDATED ON APR 16, 2018 10:15 PM IST
Over the past two months, intelligence officials have become active in monitoring and controlling academic activities on campuses, academics have said.
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