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Rajasthan colleges told to set up anti-ragging panels


September 11th, 2012 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Sep 11 (IANS) Rajasthan government has directed all government colleges in the state to form anti-ragging committees to curb harassment of junior students, officials said Tuesday.A committee at ... Read more...

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Engineering students vandalize vehicles in Gurgaon


September 6th, 2012 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Sep 6 (IANS) Anguished over the death of a 19-year-old girl student due to alleged negligence, students at an engineering college here staged a violent protest Thursday in the ... Read more...

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Ansuman Das takes over as NALCO chairman


August 30th, 2012 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 30 (IANS) Ansuman Das, commercial director of state-run National Aluminium Company (Nalco) has been given additional charge of the chairman-cum-managing director of the company, the aluminium producer said ... Read more...

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AMU lodges FIR against 27 for using unfair means


July 14th, 2012 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh), July 14 (IANS) The Aligarh Muslim University has lodged a police complaint and demanded stern action against 27 candidates who used unfair means or impersonators for admission ... Read more...

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Ludhiana teacher donates tubewell for Maharashtra’s tribals (Environment Feature) (With Images)


June 27th, 2012 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, June 27 (IANS) Hundreds of tribals living in the remote forests of Maharashtra's Yavatmal district rejoiced when fresh and cool water started gushing out in full force from a ... Read more...

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Bengal students develop oxygen saving device


June 26th, 2012 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 26 (IANS) Three students of a Howrah engineering college claim to have designed a device which reduces wastage of oxygen during ventilation and acts as a non-invasive ventilator.The ... Read more...

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IIT Bombay starts training 10,000 teachers


June 25th, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 25 (IANS) The training programme for 10,000 teachers was inaugurated Monday by Human Resource Development Minister Kapil Sibal at the Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay.Under the 'Talk to a ... Read more...

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Dimple collects victory certificate, thanks voters


June 12th, 2012 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 12 (IANS) Dimple Yadav, wife of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, Tuesday collected her electoral victory certificate from Kannauj District Magistrate Selva Kumari J.Accompanied by her ... Read more...

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Nests for birds distributed in Taj City (With Image)


June 11th, 2012 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, June 11 (IANS) A bird lover in the Taj city, businessman Rajeev Gupta, is on a mission to save sparrows from extinction.In a bid to increase their numbers, Gupta ... Read more...

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Missing engineer’s parents to stage hunger strike


May 24th, 2012 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, May 24 (IANS) The parents of an engineer who has gone missing after being allegedly arrested in Saudi Arabia and deported to India have decided to stage a hunger ... Read more...

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Student suicide: Engineering college chief discharged


May 12th, 2012 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) An engineering institute's director and teacher, accused of abetting a student's suicide in 2005, were discharged by a Delhi court due to lack of evidence ... Read more...

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Plans unveiled for hassle-free travel to Ghaziabad


March 30th, 2012 - 12:22 am ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, March 29 (IANS) Three underpasses and three foot overbridges would be constructed at major intersections on National Highway-24, the artery connecting trans Hindon areas with Ghaziabad and Noida, to ... Read more...

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Five engineering students held for robbery


March 4th, 2012 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 4 (IANS) At least five students of a private engineering college here were arrested Sunday for robbing bus passengers at knifepoint, official said.The youth, all aged 19, told ... Read more...

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NTPC, Himachal to set up engineering college


March 3rd, 2012 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, March 3 (IANS) The state-owned National Thermal Power Corp (NTPC) and the Himachal Pradesh government Saturday entered into a pact to jointly set up an engineering college in the ... Read more...

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Engineering students arrested for topper classmate’s murder


March 1st, 2012 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
Hisar (Haryana), Feb 29 (IANS) Two days after they allegedly shot dead their classmate in front of their college, two students of a private engineering college have been arrested by ... Read more...

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For being a topper, engineering student pays with life


February 27th, 2012 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Hisar (Haryana), Feb 27 (IANS) A second year mechanical engineering student of a private college here was killed Monday allegedely by two of his batchmates who had developed an animosity ... Read more...

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3.1 km long tricolour displayed in Andhra


January 26th, 2012 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Jan 26 (IANS) They engineered what they claim to be the longest national flag ever in the world.At 3.1 km length, the tricolour students of Dr Paul Raj Engineering ... Read more...

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Medical student suspended for ragging


January 3rd, 2012 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 3 (IANS) A senior medical college student was suspended in Rajasthan after some junior students accused him and his friends of ragging, an official said Tuesday.The alleged ragging ... Read more...

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Wanderlust: On the road to self-discovery


January 2nd, 2012 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) It's 10 a.m. and an eatery at the New Delhi Railway Station is bursting at seams with travellers. Nishant Sinha, 23, is slurping his morning ... Read more...

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Three engineering students expelled for ragging in Bihar


December 28th, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Dec 28 (IANS)Three students of Motihari Engineering College in Bihar, including a girl, have been expelled on charges of ragging a junior student, officials said Wednesday.The three students, including a ... Read more...

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Two arrested in Chennai for links with Indian Mujahideen


November 28th, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 28 (IANS) A special intelligence team Monday arrested Mohammed Irshad Khan, said to be associated with Indian Mujahadeen (IM) outfit and involved in some sensational terror cases in ... Read more...

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Student commits suicide, cremated without autopsy


November 27th, 2011 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Nov 27 (IANS) The body of an engineering student, who allegedly had committed suicide, was cremated without an autopsy -- mandatory for a mysterious death -- as the police ... Read more...

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Less than 40 teachers in Bihar’s six engineering colleges


November 8th, 2011 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Nov 8 (IANS) Bihar's six government-run engineering colleges have fewer than 40 teachers, including principals, to cater to over 4,000 students, triggering resentment among them and forcing thousands of ... Read more...

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Anonymous email threatens to bomb Lucknow station


September 26th, 2011 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 26 (IANS) Tension prevailed at the Charbagh railway station here after a local TV channel claimed to have received an email Monday threatening to blow up the station.No ... Read more...

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Police case against 16 for ragging


September 26th, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Jodhpur, Sep 26 (IANS) Criminal cases have been slapped against 16 students of Jai Narain Vyas University here after a first year engineering student went into depression following ragging, police ... Read more...

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Girl student dies; father alleges ragging


September 10th, 2011 - 2:09 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Sep 10 (IANS) The father of a student found dead at her engineering college hostel has filed a complaint of ragging against some seniors, police said Friday."The girl, Somya ... Read more...

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One student killed, 3 injured in Uttar Pradesh


September 8th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 8 (IANS) In a clash following an argument between two groups of students, a 21-year-old engineering student was killed and three critically injured in Uttar Pradesh's Bulandshahr ... Read more...

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What Lokpal? We’re here for corruption


August 24th, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) A group of 20 youngsters enter Delhi Metro, shouting 'Vande Mataram' and urging commuters to sing along. As their voices begin to fade, a middle-aged ... Read more...

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Ragging accused sent to judicial custody


August 6th, 2011 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 5 (IANS) Three students of an engineering college in Himachal Pradesh arrested for ragging newcomers were sent to judicial custody for three days by a local court, police ... Read more...

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Three students held for ragging in Himachal


August 4th, 2011 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 4 (IANS) Three students of an engineering college in Hamirpur district of Himachal Pradesh were arrested Thursday for ragging, police said.Avinash Chaudhary, Ankush Kumar and Abhinav Thakur, all ... Read more...

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Student killed in group clash; 12 booked


July 8th, 2011 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Rajpura (Punjab), July 8 (IANS) Twelve people were booked on various charges after a clash between students from Bihar and Himachal Pradesh in this Punjab town left one dead, police ... Read more...

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Student killed in group clash in Punjab


July 5th, 2011 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Rajpura (Punjab), July 5 (IANS) An engineering student was killed and two were injured after some students clashed inside a college premises here, police said Tuesday.The deceased was identified as ... Read more...

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Engineering student found dead in college washroom


June 22nd, 2011 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
Lalru (Punjab), June 22 (IANS) A 22-year-old computer engineering student was found dead under mysterious circumstances in the washroom of his college here Wednesday evening, police said.According to the police, ... Read more...

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Entrepreneurship bug bites young Kerala professionals


June 3rd, 2011 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 3 (IANS) Fresh out of college and bursting with ideas, young IT professionals in Kerala are walking out on cushy blue collar jobs and taking the plunge to ... Read more...

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Students clash with police in Bulandshahr


April 29th, 2011 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
Bulandshahr (Uttar Pradesh), April 28 (IANS) Agitated over being allotted low marks in their exams due to poor attendance, a large number of students of a private engineering college in ... Read more...

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