Tag: Utkal University

SM Patnaik appointed Vice-Chancellor of Utkal University

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Governor and Chancellor of Universities SC Jamir appointed Soumendra Mohan Patnaik as the Vice-Chancellor of the Utkal University today. Patnaik will hold the office for a period of three years with effect from the date he assumes office as such or until further orders, a notification issued by the Raj Bhavan said. At […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
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Odia bureaucrat Anant Nanda appointed secretary of Postal Dept

New Delhi: Senior bureaucrat Anant Narayan Nanda was on Saturday appointed as the secretary of Department of Posts. Nanda belongs to Balasore district of Odisha. The Appointments Committee of Cabinet has approved his appointment, an order issued by Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) said. He has been appointed in place of Boyapati Venkat Sudhakar, […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
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Naveen inaugurates language block in Utkal University; announces Rs 15 crore grant

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister (CM) Naveen Patnaik today inaugurated language block in the Utkal University and announced a grant of Rs 15 crore towards purchase of instruments to make the Central Instrumentation Centre of the varsity fully functional. The CM made this announcement at the students’ union function of the university organised here on Friday. Naveen […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Utkal University Tension- CM Visit
Tension ahead of CM’s Utkal University visit; 50 detained

Bhubaneswar: Situation turned tense on the Utkal University Campus here in Bhubaneswar hours before CM Naveen Patnaik’s visit leading to detention of scores of students’ Congress activists by police. According to sources, a motorcycle rally was taken out by the students’ wing of Congress in protest of CM’s visit. Upon being stopped, a scuffle broke […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Utkal University Plus-III exam results declared

Bhubaneswar: The results of the Plus-III final year examination conducted by the Utkal University were announced today. The examination result of total 271 colleges under the university was published on the official website of the varsity. Moreover, Vice-Chancellor Ashok Kumar Das officially released the result booklet. The total pass percentage of Science, Arts and Commerce […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Utkal varsity Asst Prof in soup for FB posts

Bhubaneswar: A show cause notice has been issued to an Asst Prof of the Utkal University for posting results of students and objectionable remarks against the varsity authorities on various social media platforms. The Post-Graduate (PG) council chairman of the university has issued the show-cause notice to Maheswar Satpathy, on Friday. As per reports, Satpathy […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
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Bhadrak Unrest: Peace processions held across Odisha

Bhubaneswar: In view of the Bhadrak violence, peace processions were held across Odisha to restore peace in the region. In Cuttack, a candle light march for the cause of bringing back peace in Bhadrak, was organised under the leadership of actor-turned-MP Anubhav Mohanty on Sunday. The procession started from Cuttack Samaj office and culminated at […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Need time to compete with national-level institutions: Minister

Bhubaneswar: A day after poor show by State government-run educational institutions in the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) rankings released by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Odisha Higher Education minister on Tuesday said the State needed more time to compete with national level institutions. “Considering the current scenario, I believe it will take […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
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Knowledge the principal resource university creates and disseminates: Governor

Bhubaneswar: Governor and Chancellor of Universities Dr SC Jamir today said the as the world has moved from an industry-driven society to a knowledge-driven society, the nature of capital, resources, processes, structure, etc has undergone a redefinition. “It is the knowledge and the people who are become critical in today’s world. Since knowledge is the […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Bharat Bandh: Odisha govt asks collectors to take stock of law and order

Bhubaneswar: Taking note of Bharat Bandh call given by several opposition parties including the Congress tomorrow to protest against the Centre’s demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes, the Odisha government today asked the district collectors to stay on alert to avert any untoward incident. “I am directed to say that it is […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Nalco to ink MoU with Utkal Varsity for infra development

Bhubaneswar: As part of its industry-institution interaction programme, Public Sector Aluminium major Nalco will sign a MoU with Utkal University for all-round development including infrastructure and intellectual development and provide a platform to students, teachers and researchers for their innovative ideas through a dedicated web portal. This was announced by Nalco CMD Tapan Kumar Chand […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Senior Odisha Cong leader Lulu Mohapatra passes away

Gurgaon: Senior Congress leader of Odisha, Lalatendu (Lulu) Bidyadhar Mohapatra, passed away at a private hospital in Gurgaon tonight. He was 52. Mohapatra was admitted to the ICU of Medanta Hospital after he sustained a brain stroke with multi-organ failure. The doctors despite all efforts could not save his life as he passed away at […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Post-poll violence: UU authorities ask students to vacate hostel

Bhubaneswar: Utkal University authorities today asked the students to vacate hostel by 5 pm today after post-poll violence continued to prevail in the premises of the varsity. While the students of the varsity have been asked to vacate the boy’s hostel by 5 pm, the girl students have been asked to leave their hostel by […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Students’ union poll results declared

Bhubaneswar: The students’ union polls finally concluded today with the announcement of results. Soon after the results were announced, celebrations by victorious candidates and their supporters erupted across campuses across the state. In Utkal University, Mahesh Prasad was elected as the president while Ipsita Sahoo became the general secretary of the varsity. “I would dedicate […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Student elections called off in 5 more colleges

Bhubaneswar: Incidents of student unrest continue to surface leading to cancellation of elections in five more colleges in Odisha. Two days before the students’ union polls, some students allegedly ransacked office of Anandpur College here in Keonjhar district and set the furniture and some office computers on fire after the nomination of a presidential candidate […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021