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Nalanda University chancellor George Yeo resigns, claims he wasn't notified about leadership change

Updated : Nov 25, 2016

By : PTI

Category : India

Nalanda University chancellor George Yeo resigns, claims he wasn't notified about leadership change

George Yeo, the second Chancellor of Nalanda University on Friday resigned from the post saying the varsity's autonomy was being affected as he was "not even given notice" of the leadership change in the institution. #India #China #Pranab Mukherjee #Australia #New Delhi #Amartya Sen #Thailand #Nalanda University #Gopa Sabharwal #George Yeo #Nalanda University Act 2010 #Laos PDR
Nalanda University's governing board dissolved, so ends Amartya Sen's 9-year-long association

Updated : Nov 23, 2016

By : FP Staff

Category : India

Nalanda University's governing board dissolved, so ends Amartya Sen's 9-year-long association

Pranab Mukherjee had dissolved Nalanda university's governing board on Monday. This decision also brought an end to the university's nine-year-long association of Nobel laureate Amartya Sen. #Pranab Mukherjee #Amartya Sen #Nalanda University #Nalanda University Vice-Chancellor Dr Gopa Sabharwal #Gopa Sabharwal #Nalanda Mentors Group
Universities should be bastions of free speech, debate: Pranab Mukherjee

Updated : Aug 27, 2016

By : PTI

Category : India

Universities should be bastions of free speech, debate: Pranab Mukherjee

President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday said universities and institutions of higher learning must be bastions of free speech and expression and debates should be encouraged. #Pranab Mukherjee #Amartya Sen #TheySaidIt #Nalanda University #Argumentative India
Unesco World Heritage sites in images: Nalanda, Chandigarh Capitol on list

Updated : Jul 18, 2016

By : FP Staff

Category : World

Unesco World Heritage sites in images: Nalanda, Chandigarh Capitol on list

Unesco on Sunday evening agreed to put 12 new sites on the World Heritage List before ending its 40th session in Turkey's Istanbul city. #NewsTracker #UNESCO #Nalanda University #World heritage site #Shareworthy #Khangchendzonga #Chandigarh Capitol Complex
Behind Amartya Sen's outburst: An old man's old tricks to grab attention

Updated : Jul 11, 2015

By : Rajeev Srinivasan

Category : India

Behind Amartya Sen's outburst: An old man's old tricks to grab attention

Amartya Sen has done enough damage to India by his espousal of left ideology. But his recent outburst against the PM appeared more strategic than genuine, with a new book by him needing some excitement #Kerala #Amartya Sen #InMyOpinion #Nalanda University
The Amartya Sen Guide to passing off petty pique as high principle

Updated : Jul 09, 2015

By : R Jagannathan

Category : India

The Amartya Sen Guide to passing off petty pique as high principle

Even as he leaves Nalanda University, Amartya Sen is leaving a bad taste in the mouth. At 82, he ought to be retiring gracefully, not making a fuss over it by couching it as a fight for academic autonomy. #Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan #Nalanda University #Amartya Sen's Critique of Modi
I was ousted from Nalanda University: Amartya Sen lashes out at Modi govt interference

Updated : Jul 07, 2015

By : FP Staff

Category : India

I was ousted from Nalanda University: Amartya Sen lashes out at Modi govt interference

Barely a few months after Amartya Sen withdrew his candidature as chancellor of Nalanda University, the Nobel Laureate has lashed out at the Modi government by going public with a biting critique over the whys and hows. #India #NewsTracker #Amartya Sen #News #Modi government #Nalanda University
Amartya Sen quits Nalanda University but his sour exit does him no credit

Updated : Feb 21, 2015

By : R Jagannathan

Category : India

Amartya Sen quits Nalanda University but his sour exit does him no credit

Amartya Sen, who has decided to quit as Chancellor when his tenure ends in July at Nalanda University, did not distinguish his stewardship of the new institution with any great moves. Some controversies refuse to go away #Manmohan Singh #Amartya Sen #NDA Government #Nalanda University #Rajgir Campus
No attempt to curtail Amartya Sen's tenure at Nalanda University, says Centre

Updated : Feb 20, 2015

By : hidden hidden

Category : India

No attempt to curtail Amartya Sen's tenure at Nalanda University, says Centre

The Union government on Friday rejected Nobel laureate Amartya Sen's contention that it does not want him to continue as Nalanda University Chancellor, saying there was no attempt to "curtail" his tenure and claimed that it was yet to receive the approved minutes of the Governing Board of Nalanda University (GBNU). #India #Pranab Mukherjee #Narendra Modi #NewsTracker #Amartya Sen #Syed Akbaruddin #Nalanda University #GBNU
Govt wants me to cease being Chancellor: Amartya Sen tells Nalanda University board

Updated : Feb 20, 2015

By : FP Staff

Category : India

Govt wants me to cease being Chancellor: Amartya Sen tells Nalanda University board

Nobel laureate Amartya Sen, in a letter, said that he would not continue as the Chancellor of Nalanda University for a second term. #India #Amartya Sen #Education #TheySaidIt #Economist #President of India #President Pranab Mukherjee #Nobel Laureate #Nalanda University #Nalanda University Chancellor