Infy mirrors India plan: Eyes more campus recruits in US
The company does not disclose how many of these are campus recruits, but sources say a growing number is from universities. It has set up half a dozen technology centres to onboard the talent pools of the future, including the newest one in Arizona where it plans to hire 1,000 people by 2023.
Delhi HC restrains Campus from selling shoe range on Puma’s copyright plaint
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The cost of protests at campuses
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AMU campus violence row: VC to file FIR against police
The Vice-Chancellor of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), Prof Tariq Mansoor, has said that the university will file an FIR against the UP pol...
Visva Bharati sets up 3-member panel to look into Swapan Dasgupta incident
"We have formed a three-member committee to look into the matter where BJP leader Swapan Dasgupta had said that he was locked in a room with a mob outside, at the university, where he was addressing a meeting on Citizenship Amendment Act on January 8. The committee will submit its report within a month," a senior official said.
upGrad, BridgeLabz roll out development programme for engineering talent
This partnership with BridgeLabz is aimed at reaching out to a larger number of engineers across the country, helping them harness their full potential with robust, dynamic skill sets.
Prohibit use of e-cigarettes on campus, sensitise students of ill effects: UGC tells varsities
"All universities and higher educational institutions are requested to prohibit the use of electronic cigarettes in their campus and make students aware of bad effects of e-cigarettes and the harm that nicotine in any form can do to their growing brain," the UGC said in a letter to Vice Chancellors and heads of institutions.
Campuses rally in protest against JNU attack
The wave of protests began on Sunday night, soon after videos and photos of the attack began circulating on social media and being shown on television. Apart from demonstrations in front of the old police headquarters in Delhi, protestors gathered at the Gateway of India in Mumbai, Pune, Thiruvananthapuram and elsewhere.
Jamia students gherao VC's office, demand registration of FIR against Delhi Police
The students barged into the office premises after breaking the lock on the main gate and raised slogans against the VC. Vice Chancellor Najma Akhtar tried to pacify the students and said attempts were being made to file an FIR but it has not been registered yet. The vice chancellor said she has raised the matter with the government and has also sought legal course in the matter.
After Deepika Padukone’s JNU row, brands may lie low
While some brands have said they are reducing the visibility of ads featuring Deepika in the short term, celebrity managers say future endorsement deals are expected to see clauses factoring in the risks involved with celebrities taking political stands that might anger administrations inclined to be vengeful.
Heavy security at JNU after violence on campus
A fleet of police stand guard all over JNU campus allowing only students with valid ID cards inside the campus which had witnessed violence. Entry of outsiders including media was restricted, the sources said. Sunday night witnessed masked men armed with sticks and rods who attacked students and teachers and damaged property on the campus.
Violence at JNU campus, JNUSU president injured in attack
The varsity has been seeing a standoff between the students and the administration over hike in hostel fees for over 70 days. Students even boycotted exams in protest, prompting the administration to send question papers to students through WhatsApp and email, a move condemned by the union.
JNU admin advised HRD min to shut campus, but government refused
The report fails to explain how outsiders entered the campus wearing masks. Instead, it says the university called in the police because students opposing the semester registration process got “aggressive” with those who had come to register themselves.
Leave past behind, return to campus: JNU VC to students
In a brief statement, Kumar said, "Our heart goes out to all injured students. The incident (violence) is unfortunate. I would like to tell students that JNU campus is a secure place. "I urge all students to come back to the campus. Let us put the past behind." "If there is a law and order situation we do not rush to the police immediately. We see if our security can handle it. "
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