News  /  Published 12.05.22

Hindu Hostel repairs start after Presidency students write to minister

“A part of the ground-floor ceiling of the hostel needs to be repaired. That will be done in the next few days. The patch was plastered earlier but the plaster has come off,” said an engin...
By Subhankar Chowdhury, Kinsuk Basu

News  /  Published 09.05.22

Hindu Hostel boarders flag woes 1.5 months after making forcible entry

Listing the problems they have been facing at the hostel, the students have written to the VC: “We, the boarders of Eden Hindu Hostel, would like to address a serious issue. Fragments of the bui...
By Subhankar Chowdhury

News  /  Published 01.05.22

Presidency University’s Eden Hindu Hostel hosts iftar

The kitchen of Eden Hindu Hostel that has yet to be opened to students ostensibly because of the unavailability of a hostel superintendent  turned into a hub of action on Wednesday. Boarders lik...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

News  /  Published 25.04.22

Alumni help for Ramakrishna Mission students’ home

A section of former boarders, who stayed at the Ramakrishna Mission Calcutta Students’ Home, Belgharia, northeast Kolkata, in the 1980s, donated Rs 8.66 lakh on Sunday. The interest earned from...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

News  /  Published 19.04.22

Campus call for first-year students at IIT Kharagpur

IIT Kharagpur has given the option to first-year students to attend online classes from the campus from next month. Those willing to come to the campus will be lodged in the hostel rooms vacated by se...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kharagpur


News  /  Published 18.04.22

Letter to IIEST Shibpur pleads for deferment of offline classes

They have mentioned in the letter that finding accommodation outside the campus, in Howrah’s Shibpur, is proving to be difficult because property owners and brokers are exploiting the situation....
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Howrah

India  /  Published 15.04.22

Bathroom ceiling collapses on JNU student

Earlier, a senior university official had acknowledged that several buildings, including hostels, needed “major repairs” but the varsity had “not got funds”. Md Fasihul Hassan...
By PTI in New Delhi

News  /  Published 09.04.22

Jadavpur University offers hostel accommodation to students for offline exams

Jadavpur University has promised to organise accommodation for fourth-year students so they can write their final exams offline but only a few students have taken the offer. The students are still ke...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Jadavpur

News  /  Published 06.04.22

Presidency University yet to find superintendent for Eden Hindu Hostel

Admission into the hostel that can accommodate over 100 students through a formal process has remained stalled and many students are still being forced to stay at PG accommodations. However, the univ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

News  /  Published 04.04.22

Hostels not ready, offline classes at IIEST Shibpur pushed back again

The resumption of offline classes for the second-year undergraduate and first-year postgraduate students of IIEST has been deferred again, to April 18, as hostels are yet to be ready, said an official...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata


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