Presidency University
Books  /  Published 02.07.20

Krishnakamal Bhattacharya: Rebellions that still resonate

In Ishwarchandra Vidyasagar’s bicentennial year, perhaps it is also important to remember some other extraordinary individuals around him. Krishnakamal Bhattacharya (1840-1932) was one of them: ...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya in

Calcutta  /  Published 26.05.20

Presidency students to raise funds for cyclone-hit booksellers

Students of Presidency University on Tuesday pledged to stand by the cyclone-ravaged booksellers of College Street -- the city's one-stop destination for bibliophiles -- and help them get back on thei...
By PTI in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 14.05.20

Internal assessment at Presidency University

Presidency University will evaluate students in the end-semester examinations, giving equal weightage to internal assessment held till March 15 and performance in previous semesters.Classes were held ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 26.04.20

North Calcutta Kitchen for footpath toilers

A group of students from Indian Statistical Institute (ISI), Calcutta, Presidency University and Calcutta University are using their money to feed footpath dwellers of College Street.The students have...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 15.04.20

Covid care from Presi alumni

The Presidency Alumni Association started providing its elderly members, present students, teachers and other members of the staff of Presidency University with hand sanitisers and masks from Wednesda...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 23.03.20

Jadunath Sarkar: The knight of Clio

This year will be the 150th birth anniversary of the historian Jadunath Sarkar. He is now a forgotten figure but there was a time in the not-so-distant past when, as Dipesh Chakrabarty has noted in th...
By Rudrangshu Mukherjee in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 18.03.20

Presidency semester extended by a month

Presidency University has decided to extend the ongoing semester by one month and hold the exams during the summer break as the campus will remain shut till April 15.The state government has asked all...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 12.03.20

Eden hostel repairs after funds nod

Presidency University will renovate three wards of Eden Hindu Hostel once the finance department sanctions the funds, vice-chancellor Anuradha Lohia told students on the New Town campus on Thursday. S...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 11.03.20

Presidency University protest: VC Anuradha Lohia to meet students

The vice-chancellor of Presidency University, Anuradha Lohia, will meet the students on Thursday to discuss their demands about completion of repair of three wards of Eden Hindu Hostel so that the boa...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 05.03.20

BRIEFS: Metro suicide bid

Metro services were disrupted for over 30 minutes on Thursday morning after an attempted suicide at Gitanjali (Naktala) Metro station. A 25-year-old woman jumped in front of a New Garia-bound train at...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta


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