Shiv Nadar University

Type: Organization
Name: Shiv Nadar University
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

'Restructure courses instead of fighting over four-year programme'

By | IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News  –New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) In June, Delhi University's four-year undergraduate programme was scrapped and restored to three years after an ugly tussle between DU and the University Grants Commission (UGC). ... [Published Yahoo! India - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

No room for change

simantini krishnanSmriti Irani's directive to several more institutions to scrap their respective four year undergraduate programmes has so far gone relatively under-reported. In a recent statement in Parliament, the HRD minister asked Shiv Nadar University, ... [Published The Statesman - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

Passionate homilies: How PM Narendra Modi domesticated the Red Fort on Independence Day

By Dipankar GuptaNo bullet proof glass, no written speech and no mention either of security threats from Pakistan, Kashmir or terrorists. Nor was there any heavy duty policy announcement with a political ancestor on the masthead. If Prime Minister Modi's ... [Published Economic Times - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

Indian tech pioneer and philanthropist Shiv Nadar honoured

Indian entrepreneur Shiv Nadar, founder & chairman, HCL and Shiv Nadar Foundation, has been awarded the AIMA Corporate Citizen Award 2014 for his unparalleled efforts in philanthropy.The All India Management Association (AIMA), an apex body of professional ... [Published Computerworld Malaysia - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

UGC's blow to Symbiosis: Orders withdrawal of 4-year courses within 15 days

Pune/New Delhi: Two months after the heat and dust over Delhi University’s FYUP controversy has settled, autonomous universities like Symbiosis and Shiv Nadar University have been asked by University Grants Commission (UGC) to withdraw some of their courses ... [Published Daily Bhaskar - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Colleges sprout but without teachers

Deepak Mehta's association with Delhi University, dating back to the early 1990s, is about to end in a few months. The highly respected sociologist is about to join, what he calls, "a sanctuary for social sciences". He is one of several professors who ... [Published Business Standard India - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

UGC asks IISc-Bangalore to shut down FYUP

NEW DELHI: Human resource development minister Smriti Irani's championing of the rights of students in Delhi University may put at risk the careers of four batches of students in the prestigious Indian Institute of Science's research-focused, four-year ... [Published Economic Times - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

8/8/2014: In Focus: Symbiosis, Shiv Nadar varsity told to scrap FYUP

NEW DELHI: The University Grants Commission (UGC) has asked Symbiosis International University, Pune and Shiv Nadar University, Noida to discontinue their four- year- courses with immediate effect. This comes a few weeks after it asked Delhi... ... [Published Hindustan Times - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

8/8/2014: HT NATION: UGC asks 2 varsities to discontinue FYUP

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has asked Symbiosis, Pune and Shiv Nadar University to discontinue their four-year-courses with immediate effect. This comes a few weeks after it asked Delhi University to roll back its four year... ... [Published Hindustan Times - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 2 reports

IISc Bangalore in talks with UGC over 4-year course

BANGALORE: The Universities Grants Commission (UGC) may have asked the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore, to discontinue its four-year B.Sc course. But the premier science institute seems to be in no mood to oblige, at least without putting ... [Published Times of India - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 2 reports

IISc Asked to Drop 4-year BS Course

NEW DELHI/BANGALORE: After directing University of Delhi to scrap its four-year undergraduate programme (FYUP), the University Grants Commission (UGC) has asked the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) to discontinue its Bachelor of Science (BS) course, ... [Published New Indian Express - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Column: The truth about labour law reforms in India

T his trust is an important element not only for labour-management relations; it is also good for society. If labour is convinced that they will not be at the receiving end of managerial mistakes, their work ethic will improve and, most importantly, they ... [Published rediff.com - Jul 29 2014]

Quotes

Announcing the cancellation of talks, MEA spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin said, "Indian foreign secretary conveyed to the Pakistani high commissioner today, in clear and unambiguous terms, that Pakistan's continued efforts to interfere in India's internal affairs were unacceptable."
"The invitation to so-called leaders of the Hurriyat by Pakistan's High Commissioner does indeed raise questions about Pakistan's sincerity, and shows that its negative approaches and attempts to interfere in India's internal affairs continue unabated" the External Affairs Ministry spokesperson said...
Echoing similar feelings, Radhika Puri of the same university, told IANS: "I don't know why these bodies wake up so late. I have already completed a year here and now all this is cropping up."
Speaking on the occasion, Sanjiv Goenka , Chairman of the Jury, AIMA Managing India Awards 2014 & Chairman, RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group said, "I congratulate Shiv Nadar for the award and for his truly exemplary work in institution building and education. His vision is an inspiration and worthy of emulation and admiration. Under his guidance, HCL and the Shiv Nadar Foundation have established high benchmarks with regards to best business practices and inclusive leadership development."

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Is the Modi power vertical the dominant force i... [Published Forbes India - Aug 20 2014]
India calls off Pakistan talks after envoy meet... [Published Yahoo! News - Aug 19 2014]
Struck off in one blow [Published The Hindu - Aug 18 2014]
PM's Pakistan Outreach Ends in Predictable Whimper [Published NDTV - Aug 18 2014]
'Restructure courses instead of fighting over f... [Published Yahoo! India - Aug 17 2014]
No room for change [Published The Statesman - Aug 17 2014]
Passionate homilies: How PM Narendra Modi domes... [Published Economic Times - Aug 16 2014]
HCL Technologies: Shiv Nadar Gets the AIMA Corp... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 16 2014]
Indian tech pioneer and philanthropist Shiv Nad... [Published Computerworld Malaysia - Aug 15 2014]
A Fatal Flaw in the Bill on Judges [Published NDTV - Aug 14 2014]
UGC allows IISc Bangalore to continue with four... [Published IBNLive India News - Aug 13 2014]
Tweak solution after IISc meddling [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Aug 12 2014]
UGC's blow to Symbiosis: Orders withdrawal of 4... [Published Daily Bhaskar - Aug 12 2014]
FYUP uncertainty, now in Pune and Bangalore [Published Indian Express - Aug 12 2014]
Colleges sprout but without teachers [Published Business Standard India - Aug 12 2014]
HCL Technologies: Shiv Nadar Garners the AIMA C... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 12 2014]
CNR Rao slams MHRD for scrapping four-year cour... [Published IBNLive India News - Aug 11 2014]
After DU, IISc Bangalore at loggerheads with UG... [Published IBNLive India News - Aug 11 2014]
UGC asks IISc-Bangalore to shut down FYUP [Published Economic Times - Aug 08 2014]
8/8/2014: In Focus: Symbiosis, Shiv Nadar varsi... [Published Hindustan Times - Aug 08 2014]
8/8/2014: HT NATION: UGC asks 2 varsities to di... [Published Hindustan Times - Aug 07 2014]
IISc Bangalore in talks with UGC over 4-year co... [Published Times of India - Aug 07 2014]
UGC asks Symbiosis, Shiv Nadar universities to ... [Published Hindustan Times - Aug 07 2014]
IISc Asked to Drop 4-year BS Course [Published New Indian Express - Aug 07 2014]
Shiv Nadar receives the AIMA Corporate Citizen ... [Published Noodls - Aug 07 2014]
Scrap four-year course, UGC tells IISc, others [Published Deccan Herald - Aug 06 2014]
Don't mistake Rahul Gandhi's outburst as a turn... [Published NDTV - Aug 06 2014]
After Delhi University, IIS Bangalore also aske... [Published DNA India - Aug 06 2014]
Private universities usher in a wave of big mon... [Published Business Standard India - Aug 02 2014]
Why John Kerry's Great Expectations Won't Be Me... [Published NDTV - Jul 30 2014]
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