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Jamia looks forward to PM Modi's presence at convocation  Nov 28, 5:57 pm
Patna, Nov. 28 (ANI): Jamia Milia Islamia's media coordinator Mukesh Ranjan on Saturday said that he has not come across any reports of protests against invitation to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the university's convocation and expressed hope that the former would grace the occasion with his presence.
India's diversity makes it unique, says former CEC at GU convocation  Nov 28, 2:13 pm
New Delhi, Nov 28 (ANI): Former Chief Election Commissioner of India, Dr S.Y. Quraishi, on Friday said, "India is a festival of youth and democracy, whose size and diversity creates unique challenges, but that is what makes the country unique."
Kannada Studies Chair instituted in JNU  Nov 26, 8:30 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 26 (ANI): Kannada Studies Chair established at the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) with the financial assistance of the Karnataka Government was inaugurated by Professor S. Shetter of National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bengaluru, in presence of Professor K. Kasturirangan, chancellor JNU, and Ms. Umashri, Minister of Kananda and Culture, Government of Karnataka at University Convention Centre here today.
Fossil fireworm named after punk icon Henry Rollins  Nov 22, 1:46 pm
Washington D.C, Nov 22 (ANI): A muscly fossil fireworm, discovered by scientists from the University of Bristol and the Natural History Museum, has been named Rollinschaeta myoplena in honour of punk musician and spoken word artist, Henry Rollins.
Goenka University's sporting event goes international  Nov 22, 9:37 am
New Delhi, Nov 22 (ANI): The G.D. Goenka University has opened its annual sports extravaganza Sportopia to the students of international universities, colleges and institutes.
Hyderabad B. Tech student commits suicide in Chennai  Nov 20, 3:22 pm
Chennai/Hyderabad, Nov.20 (ANI): A 19-year-old B. tech student of Hyderabad, who was studying at the Satyabhama University in Chennai has committed suicide.
Harvard University receives bomb threat  Nov 17, 12:23 am
Cambridge, Nov. 17 (ANI): Days after the deadly terror attacks in Paris, Harvard University has received a bomb threat following which several buildings have been evacuated.
President Mukherjee to attend 29th convocation of Govind Ballabh Pant University  Nov 16, 1:49 pm
Pantnagar (Uttarakhand), Nov.16 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday will visit Uttarakhand where he will be attending the 29th Convocation of Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture and Technology. (ANI)^
Another university takes back honorary degree from Bill Cosby  Nov 14, 11:36 am
Johannesburg, Nov. 14(ANI): Amid Bill Cosby's accusations of sexual assault, Drexel University has joined a number of other schools in rescinding an honorary degree awarded to him.
British Council set to host 'Language and Development Conference'  Nov 9, 5:47 pm
New Delhi, Nov 9 (ANI-NewsVoir): The British Council is set to host the 11th Language and Development Conference in New Delhi from November 18 to 20. The conference is being hosted in association with Deen Dayal Upadhya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana (DDU-GKY) of the Ministry of Rural Development, Jawaharlal Nehru University and Research Council of UK.
eCdemy-PTU Nalanda to impart digital marketing certified professional (DMCP) program  Nov 9, 4:58 pm
New Delhi, Nov 9 (ANI-NewVoir): Haryana based eCdemy and Chandigarh based PTU Nalanda, a constituent college of Punjab Technical University has entered into a partnership to impart 'Digital Marketing Certified Professional' (DMCP) courses. The DMCP program will be India's first digital marketing program, which will impart twelve (12) essential verticals of digital marketing techniques with an option to specialize in one vertical.
Does India really need `Outcome Based Education`?  Nov 7, 4:19 pm
New Delhi, Nov 7 (ANI): In order to accommodate the growing number of students wanting to become engineers, there has been mushrooming of institutes and this has led to decline in quality of education and to solve this issue India needs to adopt Outcome Based Education and bring it at par with international standards.
JNU should sue 'Panchjanya' for defamation: Congress  Nov 3, 12:43 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 3 (ANI): Congress leader Manish Tewari on Tuesday came down heavily on Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) mouthpiece 'Panchjanya' for stating that the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) is home to anti-national forces, and said that the varsity should sue the mouthpiece on defamation charges.
Sydney most hostile to Muslims in Australia, claims survey  Oct 29, 11:10 am
Sydney, Oct.29 (ANI): A new survey of national attitudes released on Thursday by the Monash University in Australia has revealed that the city of Sydney is the most hostile to Muslims, while Melbourne is seen as the most tolerant towards members of that community.
McDonald's University, a tougher nut to crack than Oxford  Oct 26, 3:19 pm
London, Oct 26 (ANI): There's a McDonald's university and getting into the UK's prestigious Oxford and Cambridge is easier than getting into this one.
Protest against UGC'S move to scrap non- NET fellowship  Oct 23, 3:05 pm
New Delhi , Oct.23 (ANI): The students union on Friday protested outside the office of the University Grants Commission (UGC ) against the commission's move to scrap non-National Eligibility Test (NET) fellowship.
Three people shot on Tennessee State University campus  Oct 23, 11:59 am
New York, Oct 23 (ANI): At least three people have been shot on Tennessee State University's campus in Nashville, said police.
Nalanda University to build closer ties with Peking University  Oct 20, 4:43 pm
New Delhi, Oct.20 (ANI): On 18 October, Chancellor George Yeo met Peking University's vice president Li Yansong to discuss ways to build closer cooperation between the two universities. Governing Board Member of Nalanda University, Professor Wang Bangwei, who is a professor at Peking University, was also a part of the meeting.
Amity University student shot dead by 'friend'  Oct 17, 9:39 pm
Noida, Oct. 17 (ANI): An Amity University student was allegedly shot dead at his house here on Saturday by one of his friends, who was also studying at the same university, said Noida police, adding that he died on the spot.
SRK admits to changing B`Town scenario  Oct 17, 10:35 am
Karachi, Oct. 17(ANI): Shah Rukh Khan, who recently received an honorary degree from the University of Edinburgh, said in his speech that he took a leap to change the previous scenario in Bollywood.
Sanjay Govil to address alumni at Wharton School's Global Conversations Tour  Oct 16, 11:09 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 16 (ANI): Sanjay Govil, founder and chairman of Infinite Computer Solutions, will address Wharton School's (Pennsylvania University) Global Conversations Tour here on October27.
Dutch team discusses potential areas for higher education collaboration with Amity University  Oct 14, 6:54 pm
New Delhi, Oct 14 (ANI): Representatives of four Dutch universities visited Amity University recently to discuss potential areas for mutual collaboration in the higher education sector.
President Mukherjee inaugurates India- Palestine Centre for Excellence at Abu Dis  Oct 14, 9:23 am
Abu Dis (Palestine)/ Mount Herzl (Israel), Oct.14 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated India- Palestine Centre For Excellence at the Al-Quds University in Abu Dis on Tuesday.
India has always been at forefront in promoting Palestinian cause: Prez  Oct 13, 5:38 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 13 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee, who was today conferred with the honorary doctorate by Al-Quds University at a ceremony held in Ramallah, said India's solidarity with the Palestinian people and its principled support to the Palestinian cause is rooted in our own freedom struggle.
ICMR, PHFI and University of Washington launch collaborative health initiative  Oct 12, 6:09 pm
New Delhi, Oct.12 (ANI-NewsVoir): The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), the Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) and the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) at the University of Washington under the aegis of Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, have launched a collaborative initiative on state-level disease burden estimation in India.