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Kurukshetra University president’s killer held in Gurgaon

April 5th, 2012 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, April 4 (IANS) The Crime Branch of the Gurgaon police Wednesday claimed to have arrested the killer of the Kurukshetra University's students' union president."Suresh alias Tangu was arrested Wednesday ... Read more...

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Controversy brews over Srinagar lit fest

August 28th, 2011 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) Harud - The Autumn Literature Festival, to be held in Srinagar Sep 24-26, has stirred a controversy with a section of authors, filmmakers and ... Read more...

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Kashmir to usher autumn with literature fest

August 3rd, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) A resurgent Jammu and Kashmir will welcome autumn with literature, debates, discussions and book readings at a unique literature festival, "Harud: The Autumn Literature Festival", ... Read more...

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Sharman, Hirani to give lecture in Mumbai University

July 21st, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 21 (IANS) Sharman Joshi is set to turn a lecturer for a day. Officials at Mumbai University, where the film "Ferrari Ki Sawaari" has been shot, have approached ... Read more...

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Urdu does not belong to a religion: Javed Akhtar

March 27th, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 27 (IANS) Urdu does not enjoy the status that it deserves because of lack of enough government support, said well-known lyricist Javed Akhtar at a Urdu book ... Read more...

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Students’ rally turns violent in Hyderabad

February 21st, 2011 - 9:18 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Feb.21 (ANI): The rally organised by the Osmania University Joint Action Committee (JAC) turned violent here on Monday when the police and paramilitary personnel deployed on the university premises stopped ... Read more...

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Attempt to damage statue of Telugu leader Potti Sriramulu

October 29th, 2010 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 29 (IANS) Two unidentified people tried to damage the statue of Telugu leader Potti Sriramulu here Friday ahead of Andhra Pradesh formation day Nov 1, as groups fighting for ... Read more...

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Patna University students demand elections for University Union

May 18th, 2010 - 10:10 pm ICT by ANI
Patna (Bihar), May 18 (ANI): The students of Bihar's Patna University staged a violent protest here on Tuesday demanding elections to the University Union.Students vent their ire against the varsity administration and ... Read more...

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ONGC refuels Tezpur Varsity’s Centre for Petroleum Biotechnology

May 4th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 4 (ANI): Petroleum major Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC) has given an additional grant of Rs. 50 lakh to run the ONGC-sponsored Centre for Petroleum Biotechnology.A ... Read more...

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Cornell Suicides Compel University Authorities To Step Up Safety Measures

March 28th, 2010 - 1:56 am ICT by GD
By Ranjan BhaduriIthaca, Mar 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The suicides of a few of its students in Cornell University premises have prompted the university authorities to step up the safety measures. This week ... Read more...

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Goa University invited Rahul Gandhi, not us: Youth Congress

January 23rd, 2010 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 23 (IANS) Facing flak for the controversy surrounding Rahul Gandhi's political meetings at the Goa University (GU) campus, the Youth Congress Saturday said it was the vice chancellor and ... Read more...

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Sack Goa varsity registrar for Rahul’s meet: BJP (Lead)

January 21st, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 21 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party Thursday demanded the immediate removal of Goa University registrar Mohan Sangodkar for allowing the varsity premises to be used for Congress general secretary ... Read more...

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Goa Police dismiss reports of terror threat during IFFI

November 19th, 2009 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 19 (IANS) Goa Police Thursday dismissed media reports about a possible terror threat to the forthcoming International Film Festival of India (IFFI) which gets underway here Nov 23. ... Read more...

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Bikini-clad Cambridge students vomit after booze bender on Suicide Sunday

June 16th, 2009 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 16 (ANI): Drunken, bikini-clad Cambridge University students were seen collapsing and throwing up after binge drinking at midday on a Sunday afternoon.The students were spotted struggling to stand up after ... Read more...

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President expresses concern over increasing ragging in colleges

April 14th, 2009 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) Concerned over rising incidents of ragging in educational institutions in the country, President Pratibha Patil Tuesday called upon authorities to take special efforts to prevent students ... Read more...

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Maharashtra Governer meets Raj Thackeray

January 30th, 2009 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Jan 30 (ANI): Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray met Maharashtra Governor S C Jamir for about an hour on Friday in connection with the vandalisation of Mumbai University ... Read more...

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Raj Thackeray meets Maharashtra Governor

January 30th, 2009 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Jan. 30 (ANI): After the recent attacks by the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) activists on the Mumbai University premises, MNS chief Raj Thackeray on Friday met Governor S C Jamir ... Read more...

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Sri Lankan student killed in Malaysia

December 2nd, 2008 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Dec 2 (IANS) A Sri Lankan student died after he was assaulted in a Malaysian restaurant by a gang of unidentified attackers, official sources here said Tuesday.Sri Lanka's foreign ministry said ... Read more...

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Afghan, Kashmir art exhibition inaugurated in J - K

May 27th, 2008 - 10:03 pm ICT by admin
Srinagar, May 27(ANI): Afghanistans Women Affairs Minister Dr Husna Banu Ghazanfar inaugurated a painting exhibition showcasing work of artists from Jammu and Kashmir and Afghanistan here on Monday . The first ... Read more...

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Delhi Police to be trained to check cyber crimes

April 1st, 2008 - 8:54 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) In a bid to check cyber crime, officers of Delhi Police will be trained at the Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University to detect frauds over internet. Around ... Read more...

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Rajasthan wants IIT in Kota

February 29th, 2008 - 8:26 pm ICT by admin
Jaipur, Feb 29 (IANS) Rajasthan government has requested the union government to set up an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in Kota. In a letter to the central government Thursday evening, the ... Read more...

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