MEGHALAYA | NEHU harassment case: Students seek suspension of HOD for harassing female students

MEGHALAYA | NEHU harassment case: Students seek suspension of HOD for harassing female students

Tura, November 3, 2017: Angered at the absolute inaction on a complaint by one of the students of the North East Hills University (NEHU) – Tura Campus, students today took to slogan shouting in an effort to get their voices heard by NEHU authorities. Professor SC Srivastava, the HOD of Rural Development and Agricultural Production […]

Assam: Rape accused IIT-Ghy Dean reinstated as Professor by Gauhati HC!

Assam: Rape accused IIT-Ghy Dean reinstated as Professor by Gauhati HC!

Professor Aloke Kumar Ghosal, who was the Dean of Academic Affairs in the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Guwahati who was was arrested on December 16 following allegations of rape and sexual harassment from a woman employee of the same institution has reportedly been reinstated as an IIT professor through an order issued by the […]

Assam: Minor sexually assaulted by a professor!

Assam: Minor sexually assaulted by a professor!

An FIR has been filed against Dr. Dhrubajyoti Kalita (Associate Professor, Molecular Biology, College of Veterinary Science Khanapara, Guwahati, Assam Agricultural University, Department of Veterinary Biochemistry) and his wife Ms. Munmi Kalita. Reacting to an anonymous call, Child Line Guwahati and Dispur Police rescued a girl child (name withheld), aged 13 years, of Mangaldai from […]

Assam: Tezpur University Professor to receive National Teacher Award!

Assam: Tezpur University Professor to receive National Teacher Award!

GUWAHATI: Tezpur University vice-chancellor Mihir K Chaudhuri has been honoured with the Academic Excellence Award 2017 by Amity University, Noida, and the Acharya PC Ray Memorial Award 2015 instituted by the Indian Chemical Society, Kolkata. The first award will be presented to Chaudhuri at the 17th International World Summit ‘INBUSH ERA 2017’ hosted by Amity […]

Gauhati University Professor receives National Award

Gauhati University Professor receives National Award

ASSAM: Dr Ritamoni Baishya Talukder has made Assam proud by winning a National Award for her book “Lohit Kinare.” She is an Associate Professor of the Hindi Department at Gauhati University. The book is a compilation of a collection of Assamese stories which have been written by Monikuntala Bhattacharjee, Mamoni Roisom Goswami, Purabi Bormudoi, Mausumi […]

Surgeon from Guwahati conferred highest academic degree

Surgeon from Guwahati conferred highest academic degree

The nation’s highest academic degree, Doctor of Science(DSc) has been conferred to Guahati Medical College’s Associate Professor of Surgery, Dr. Purujit Choudhury. He is the first surgeon from the Northeast to be awarded this prestigious degree. The university conferred the degree to Dr Choudhary for his work and research on “A Prospective Clinical Analysis of […]