Vice Chancellor
India  /  Published 16.09.21

BHU: ‘Preferably’ VC ad lifts eyebrows

The Centre has issued a fresh advertisement inviting applications for the post of Banaras Hindu University vice-chancellor, relaxing the age criterion nine months after it began the selection process....
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 16.09.21

HC sets aside rustication of students

Calcutta High Court on Wednesday set aside a Visva-Bharati notification that rusticated three students on charges of alleged impropriety. In his order issued on Wednesday, Justice Rajasekhar Mantha a...
By Tapas Ghosh, Snehamoy Chakraborty in Calcutta, Bolpur(Birbhum)

West Bengal  /  Published 10.09.21

Students end protest, varsity mum

Students on Thursday officially called off their 13-day-long demonstration here against Visva-Bharati vice-chancellor Bidyut Chakrabarty and dismantled the pandal at the protest site to comply with Ca...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Santiniketan

West Bengal  /  Published 07.09.21

Visva: 30 teachers protest against VC

A group of 30 Visva-Bharati teachers on Monday evening participated in an open protest, demanding the removal of vice-chancellor Bidyut Chakrabarty and vowed to be with the ongoing students’ mov...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Santiniketan

West Bengal  /  Published 31.08.21

Visva-Bharati halts results, admissions

Visva-Bharati authorities on Monday, through a notification, “temporarily suspended” the admission process and publication of results, citing vice-chancellor Bidyut Chakrabarty was under &...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Santiniketan


West Bengal  /  Published 24.08.21

Varsity rusticates three faces of dissent

Visva-Bharati on Monday night rusticated three students for three years for alleged “gross indiscipline and misconduct” in January this year. The three students — Somnath Sow and Fa...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Santiniketan

West Bengal  /  Published 19.08.21

Saffron faces on dais at varsity lecture

Visva-Bharati on Wednesday was mired in controversy yet again after the BJP’s Birbhum unit chief and other BJP workers took part in a varsity event with junior Union education minister Subhas Sa...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Santiniketan

India  /  Published 24.07.21

JNU wait for regular VC lengthens

By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 06.07.21

SFI protests VC’s actions

Around 50 SFI activists staged a six-hour demonstration on the Visva-Bharati campus on Monday to protest against vice-chancellor Bidyut Chakraborty’s alleged undemocratic ways in running the ins...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Santiniketan

Calcutta  /  Published 24.06.21

Jadavpur VC’s term extended

The higher education department on Wednesday extended the tenure of Jadavpur University vice-chancellor Suranjan Das by two years or till he turns 70, whichever is earlier. The first extension of Das...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jadavpur


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