Jharkhand  /  Published 05.01.19

Steel city boy aces CAT

The Common Admission Test (CAT) for entry to IIMs had a 100 percentile scorer from the steel city. Nitish Kumar (22), currently a BTech student of EEE (electrical and electronics engineering) at Insti...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 06.04.19

JU department snubs external review plan

Teachers of Jadavpur University’s history department have opposed an expert panel’s suggestion to engage external teachers to resolve discrepancies in entrance test scores.At a meeting of the admi...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 24.08.19

Nadia District Hospital admits blood botch-up

The authorities at the Nadia District Hospital have admitted that a pregnant woman was administered blood of the wrong group on Wednesday, leading to the death of her unborn child.Yasmin Mullick, who ...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Krishnagar

West Bengal  /  Published 29.06.19

NUJS gets new vice-chancellor

The National University of Juridical Sciences (NUJS) on Saturday confirmed the appointment of its new vice-chancellor but deferred the implementation of 30 per cent domicile quota for state students t...
By Mita Mukherjee in Salt Lake

West Bengal  /  Published 21.05.19

Equal weight for JU tests and board scores

Jadavpur University will admit students to all its undergraduate courses in humanities giving equal weightage to the marks in the admission tests and the Class XII board exams.The nine humanities depa...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta


Jharkhand  /  Published 09.05.19

Varsity still on paper

Many girls would be eager to seek admission to Jamshedpur Women’s University — Jamshedpur Women’s College upgraded this year into the state’s first women’s varsity — but no varsity infrast...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 22.03.19

JU stress on board and test scores

Jadavpur University should give equal weightage to the entrance test scores and the plus-II board marks for admission to six undergraduate courses in humanities, a committee set up to review the admis...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.01.19

Count on luck for school admission in Jharkhand

Entry-level school admission in the state will commence from this month itself, putting to test the luck of students more than their merit. In the steel city, about 70 CBSE and CISCE-affiliated school...
By Antara Bose in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 20.02.19

Girls, your very own varsity

Drum rolls for a formal change of name. Jamshedpur Women’s College is now officially Jamshedpur Women’s University. Governor and chancellor of state universities Droupadi Murmu approved the upgrad...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 16.01.20

Big day for parents of little ones

Rakesh Kumar, a Tata Steel employee waited to hear his son’s name at the manual school lottery process at Motilal Nehru Public School. Finally he did when the process was nearing the end and heaved ...
By Antara Bose in Jamshedpur


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