Jadavpur University

JU global alumni members to meet Bengal Governor on Babul Supriyo episode

Tanmoy Ghosh, a spokesman of the 1600-strong alumni body, on Tuesday said Dhankhar, who is also the chancellor of the university, gave them time on Wednesday afternoon.

published on : 16th October 2019

Jadavpur University calls upon 'stakeholders' to ensure free speech on campus

The authorities, in a signed statement, urged "all sections of the university community" to take necessary steps so that everyone can express views without fear.

published on : 25th September 2019

JU clash: Babul Supriyo condemns meme on veteran elocutionist Urmimala Bose

The meme has triggered outrage with many prominent personalities including poet Joy Goswami and singer Srikanto Acharya expressing shock.

published on : 25th September 2019

Jadavpur University mulls strict norms for campus events after Babul Supriyo episode

The authorities will videograph events and the varsity will lodge police complaints in case of vandalism inside the campus.

published on : 24th September 2019

Jadavpur University violence: Student Debanjan says he will not apologise to Babul Supriyo

Babul Supriyo had assured the student's ailing mother that no action will be taken against her son for his action.

published on : 23rd September 2019

Nine, including three cops injured after ABVP activists clash with Kolkata police

The right-wing students' organisation took out the rally from Gariahat area in south Kolkata to protest against the September 19 attack on Union Minister Babul Supriyo on Jadavpur University campus.

published on : 23rd September 2019

Was left with no other option but to visit JU campus: West Bengal Governor 

Union minister Babul Supriyo was blocked on Thursday at the campus by protesters from left-wing student unions for nearly five hours and was taken out by the Governor.

published on : 23rd September 2019

Jadavpur University students file complaint against Babul Supriyo

The complaint named Supriyo as the "prime accused" and also identified five other ABVP members.

published on : 22nd September 2019

Campus can't be governed with police help: Jadavpur University on ABVP vandalism

The Governor had described the incident of students demonstrating in front of his car on the university campus that evening as a failure on part of the state police.

published on : 22nd September 2019

'Won't file FIR, won't harm your son': Babul Supriyo to mother of JU student who attacked him

The student Debanjan Ballav's ailing mother Rupali had urged Supriyo home 'with folded hands' to pardon his son as handing him over to the police would ruin his career.

published on : 21st September 2019

JU violence: Bengal Governor visits ailing VC, says will work together for students' welfare

Dhankar arrived at the hospital in the southern part of the city's Dhakuria area around 10 am to meet Das and pro-VC PK Ghosh, who were admitted on Thursday.

published on : 21st September 2019

Jadavpur University violence: Babul Supriyo to file defamation case against CPM leader Mohammad Salim

Salim claimed, on September 19, Supriyo had misbehaved with women at the university premises.

published on : 21st September 2019

JU violence: Governor visits ailing VC, tells govt to take action

Governor Jagdeep Dhankar has also instructed the chief secretary and home secretary to take immediate action. 

published on : 21st September 2019

'Expect Governor to give justice to JU faculty and students': Trinamool on ABVP vandalism

TMC secretary-general and Education Minister Partha Chatterjee maintained that the administration played a very peaceful role to resolve the problem amicably.

published on : 21st September 2019

Jadavpur University violence: Trinamool, BJP engage in war of words

The governor also issued a strong statement, denouncing the fracas on the hallowed campus and the alleged confinement of the Asansol MP for over four hours.

published on : 21st September 2019
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