Presidency University on Saturday published the names of the candidates who have cracked this year's admission tests, acceding to a demand of the students who had been demonstrating since Thursday pressing for the publication of the lists.
Vice-chancellors selected through a process that ignored merit were responsible for the decline in the standards of Calcutta, Mumbai and Madras universities, All India Council for Technical Education chairman Anil Sahasrabudhe said on Saturday.
Jhinuk Mazumdar and Subhankar ChowdhuryJul 15, 2018 00:00 IST
A quick fix for cratered city roads is on the way in the form of two truck-mounted pothole repairing machines that can complete in five minutes what a contingent of workers usually needs more than 30 minutes to do.
Flights are reaching Calcutta and other cities faster than before because of more airspace being opened to commercial aviation, but that has proved counterproductive for airports unable to handle the increased frequency of landings.