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Feb 20, 2020
Presidency College dean manages to leave campus after 30 agitating students held him captive in his own office for 6 daysPresidency University Dean of Students Arun Maity left the campus on early Wednesday morning after being gheraoed by a section of students for over six consecutive days
Jan 23, 2020
Students protest against CAA, NRC outside Victoria Memorial as BJP MP Swapan Dasgupta addresses Kolkata Literary Meet sessionHundreds of Left-wing students descended on the road outside the Victoria Memorial Hall in Kolkata on Wednesday evening, protesting against CAA, NRC and BJP MP Swapan Dasgupta who took part in an event on the grounds of the iconic monument
Jan 12, 2020
Narendra Modi in West Bengal: Left-affiliated students protest against Mamata Banerjee meeting PM, say will dilute fight against CAALeft students were protesting against her meeting Modi at the Raj Bhavan and sharing the stage with him at a function later in the evening on the first day of his two-day visit to the state
Aug 26, 2019
Kolkata’s Presidency University students asked to stop screening of 'Ram ke Naam' documentary based on Babri Masjid demolitionA university official, however, said, 'We will have to confirm if the students had the necessary permission to organise the screening'
Mar 19, 2018
Name plate engraved with Syama Prasad Mukherjee's name defaced in Kolkata; Ambedkar statue vandalised in Uttar PradeshIn a fresh incident of statue vandalism, black ink was smeared on a name plate engraved with Jana Sangh founder Syama Prasad Mukherjee's name at Presidency University campus in Kolkata on Monday
Nov 14, 2017
Presidency University vice-chancellor Anuradha Lohia dismisses reports of over 300 vacant seats in varsityPresidency University vice-chancellor Anuradha Lohia has said that not more than 50 seats are vacant in the premier institution, discounting reports that the figure was over 300.
Aug 17, 2017
Presidency University students demand scrapping of West Bengal education billThe Presidency University Students' Union demanded the varsity should not go by the West Bengal government's decision to implement an apolitical students' council model
Jun 01, 2017
Mamata Banerjee bans meetings, processions at Kolkata's iconic College SquareWest Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee said meetings and processions will not be allowed any more at the iconic College Square in Kolkata, as it disturbed students.
Aug 24, 2015
From FTII to Presidency College: Students should be cautious of 'sympathetic' politiciansPresidency, Jadavpur, FTII all have different back stories. Even if the basic demands sometimes sound the same – the vice chancellor should resign – the nuances are different.
Aug 22, 2015
At Presidency University, students show Mamata Banerjee black flags, confine VC overnightPresidency University Vice Chancellor Anuradha Lohia remained under gherao by protesting students since Friday evening, putting a question mark over its third convocation ceremony.