Ravenshaw University

Type: Organization
Name: Ravenshaw University
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Posh Locality of City Turns A Haven for Criminals

When this isolated stretch of land in the northern precincts of the Capital was planned for residential projects, its potential residents had expected a comfortable and secure habitation.But to their dismay, Chandrsekharpur and Patia region has become ... [Published New Indian Express - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Blind to the Barriers

Educational institutions need to open their eyes to the world of the disabled and make that much-needed effort to be inclusive, something they are utterly lacking in nowReservations under the Persons with Disabilities Act, 1995, and claims of barrier ... [Published New Indian Express - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Ravenshaw to Take over Self-financing Courses

In a significant development,  Ravenshaw University has moved to take over self-financing courses run by private partners from the ensuing academic session 2014-15.The University has decided not to renew the MoUs with the private partners that are set ... [Published New Indian Express - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

This Songstress is Overwhelmed by Her Popularity

With most of her numbers topping the charts, singer Antara Chakrabarty is the toast of the Odia film industry. She has lent her voice for over 500 film and album songs. A music director’s muse, Antara, who is pursuing her first-year postgraduation in ... [Published New Indian Express - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

Universities a battleground for capturing youth vote

Universities in India could be a frontline for political parties hoping to capture the considerable youth vote during national parliamentary elections that kick off on 7 April. Recent opinion polls and commentators agree that first-time voters could be ... [Published University World News - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 1 reports

Ravenshaw reschedules examinations

CUTTACK: Ravenshaw University has re-scheduled examination dates in view of the twin elections in the state.According to the new timetable, undergraduate examinations will start from April 19 and conclude on May 17 while postgraduate and MPhil examinations ... [Published Times of India - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Mar 11 2014 - Updated Mar 11 2014 - 1 reports

Chief Justice bats for judicial activism but with caution

f Justice of Odisha High Court AK Goel has strongly endorsed for ‘judicial activism’ provided the same is intended for a good reason. But at the same time he cautioned that judicial activism would not be able to solve all problems afflicting the country ... [Published New Delhi Pioneer - Mar 11 2014]
First reported Mar 10 2014 - Updated Mar 10 2014 - 1 reports

Waking Up to a Vrooming Cup of Hot Jawa

Sritam Mishra, a BSc student of Ravenshaw University, Bhubaneswar, believes his 50-year-Jawa bike is more than just a fashionable retro piece. Sritam says he is the third generation user of this “awesome” bike. “My uncle owned the Jawa and my father purchased ... [Published New Indian Express - Mar 10 2014]
First reported Mar 10 2014 - Updated Mar 10 2014 - 1 reports

Hopeful of New Strides in Odisha Edu

College education in Odisha is in shambles, admits Higher Education Minister Badri Narayan Patra. Be it teacher vacancies in colleges and universities or infrastructure, higher education has gone for a toss here. Even the success rate of Odisha candidates ... [Published New Indian Express - Mar 10 2014]
First reported Mar 07 2014 - Updated Mar 08 2014 - 2 reports

Orissa HC appoints amicus curiae to assist on Ravenshaw PIL

press trust of indiaCuttack, 7 MarchThe Orissa High Court has appointed assistant solicitor general Shaktidhar Das as the amicus curiae and asked him to file a report within two weeks about the present status of the infrastructure and faculty positions ... [Published The Statesman - Mar 08 2014]
First reported Feb 14 2014 - Updated Feb 14 2014 - 1 reports

Economics teacher head of alma mater

Patna University senior economics teacher N.K. Choudhary took over as principal of Patna College on Thursday and vowed to remove lawlessness from the institute on the first day itself. Elated over his appointment as principal of his alma mater, he said: ... [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Feb 14 2014]
First reported Feb 06 2014 - Updated Feb 06 2014 - 1 reports

Odisha: Panel indicts dean in sexual abuse s...

CUTTACK: A committee probing charges of sexual harassment levelled by a Ravenshaw University student against the dean of students' welfare has found prima facie evidence against the accused who is an Odisha Administrative Service officer.The gender sensitisation ... [Published Times of India - Feb 06 2014]

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...“For those who have mobility issues, we have a Student Welfare Fund that we tap into to fund battery-operated scooters (around ` "55,000) and motorised wheelchairs that can help them get around the campus. All the buildings are disabled-friendly — from ramps to lifts installed in all buildings to special rooms on the ground floors of hostels with separate bathrooms,” he adds."
According to Sahoo, Narendra Modi has promised the same things as the Congress. "He may be a much stronger personality than [prime minister Manmohan Singh. But in terms of promises both parties are the same. Nobody is talking about how they will create the jobs they are promising. It's a difficult choice to make."
The varsity authorities said putting off examinations will not affect the academic calendar. "Though examinations have been delayed by over 20 days, we will try our best to publish results in time" said controller of examinations Luna Samant

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Posh Locality of City Turns A Haven for Criminals [Published New Indian Express - Apr 15 2014]
Blind to the Barriers [Published New Indian Express - Apr 14 2014]
Ravenshaw to Take over Self-financing Courses [Published New Indian Express - Apr 09 2014]
This Songstress is Overwhelmed by Her Popularity [Published New Indian Express - Apr 07 2014]
Universities a battleground for capturing youth... [Published University World News - Apr 04 2014]
Ravenshaw reschedules examinations [Published Times of India - Mar 19 2014]
Chief Justice bats for judicial activism but wi... [Published New Delhi Pioneer - Mar 11 2014]
Waking Up to a Vrooming Cup of Hot Jawa [Published New Indian Express - Mar 10 2014]
Hopeful of New Strides in Odisha Edu [Published New Indian Express - Mar 10 2014]
Orissa HC appoints amicus curiae to assist on R... [Published The Statesman - Mar 08 2014]
HC-RAVENSHAW - Orissa HC appoints amicus curie ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Mar 07 2014]
Economics teacher head of alma mater [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Feb 14 2014]
Odisha: Panel indicts dean in sexual abuse s... [Published Times of India - Feb 06 2014]
Biographies on radar of historians [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Dec 30 2013]
Panel dwells on history of protest [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Dec 30 2013]
Study of regional history in focus [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Dec 29 2013]
Utkal heads malpractice list [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Dec 06 2013]
Budget placed amid uproar [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Nov 30 2013]
Afghan students promise to return to Orissa [Published Topnews.in - Jan 23 2011]
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