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India | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Thursday December 11, 2014
Trouble seems to be brewing for Mumbai University Vice-Chancellor Rajan Welukar after the Bombay High Court observed that the 'search committee' which appointed him to the post, did so without 'application of mind'.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday November 12, 2014
Four universities in India, including Delhi University, will introduce tribal language courses from Jan 26 next year, Tripura governor Padmanabha Balakrishna Acharya said on Tuesday.
Monday October 27, 2014
Harvard University with 22 billionaire alumni came in at second spot, followed by Yale University that boasts of 22 billionaires from its list of graduates.
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday October 9, 2014
Rockford University in Illinois has announced the creation of the Puri Business School (PBS) in recognition of a $5 million contribution to the University by a Mumbai-born Indian-American alumnus.
Tuesday September 23, 2014
This makes Mumbai University only the second institute from outside the US to find a place among the top 10 in terms of billionaire alma maters.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 3, 2014
St Stephen's College on Wednesday invited applications for Bachelor of Arts (BA) and Bachelor of Science (BSc) programmes following Delhi University's decision to scrap the Four Year Undergraduate Programme (FYUP).
Cities | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Sunday January 19, 2014
After two weeks of outrage and protests, the university of Mumbai has revoked the suspension of Dr Neeraj Hatekar, an economics professor. The decision was taken at 3 am last night after a nine-hour meeting by the university's top managem
Blog | Dr Neeraj Hatekar | Thursday January 16, 2014
Dr Neeraj Hatekar, a professor of Econometrics in the Economics Department at the University of Mumbai, was recently suspended by the University allegedly for criticizing the Vice Chancellor. On Tuesday, he took his classes on the road outside the ca...
India | Written by Tejas Mehta | Tuesday January 14, 2014
Professor Neeraj Hatekar has taken his battle against the University of Mumbai to the streets, quite literally.
Cities | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday January 14, 2014
A professor suspended recently by the University of Mumbai, allegedly for criticizing the Vice Chancellor, will take his classes on the road outside the campus gates.
Cities | mid-day.com | Wednesday January 8, 2014
Around 1,000 students of Mumbai University have decided to miss class today. But their reason for missing class is not to have fun, but rather a noble cause. They are protesting the suspension of one of their professors, a decision they call unfair.
India | Reported by Tejas Mehta, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday January 9, 2014
Around 1,000 students of Mumbai University are skipping class today, but for a cause. They are protesting the suspension of a professor, Neeraj Hatekar, for allegedly criticising the college management.
NDTV Correspondent | Tuesday December 24, 2013
The Autodesk University Extension (AUx) held in Mumbai last Thursday witnessed over 900 attendees.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday October 30, 2013
Nalini Ambady, the first Indian American woman professor working in the psychology department at the prestigious Stanford University in California, succumbed to leukaemia early on Tuesday in Boston. She was waiting for a bone-marrow donor to save her...
Robin Bansal | Sunday July 28, 2013
Bollywood actress Celina Jaitly, a prominent voice for the rights of gays and lesbians in the country, will support Free & Equal, the United Nation's (UN) year-long campaign for equality and justice for people practising alternate sexuality.
India | Reuters | Thursday June 20, 2013
India has launched a wide-ranging surveillance programme that will give its security agencies and even income tax officials the ability to tap directly into e-mails and phone calls without oversight by courts or parliament, several sources said.
India | Written by Sidharth Pandey | Saturday June 8, 2013
All is not well in the campuses of India's top colleges. The Centre through the Human Resources Development (HRD) Ministry is working on a plan to give greater autonomy to select colleges including SRCC, LSR, St Stephens in Delhi, St Xavier's in Mumb...
Cities | Written by Saurabh Gupta (With inputs by Swadesh Malviya), Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Sunday May 12, 2013
After being allegedly harassed by two boys in his college, a 19-year-old engineering student committed suicide by jumping in front of a train between the Vithalwadi and Ulhasnagar stations on the outskirts of Mumbai in Thane district.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 13, 2013
Yakub Memon, the only convict in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case whose death sentence was confirmed by the Supreme Court, has been awarded a master's degree in English literature by Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU).
Friday March 15, 2013
Raghuram Rajan, widely expected to be the next Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor, favours clipping the autocratic power of the role and giving more say to a monetary policy committee.