BANARAS HINDU UNIVERSITY
Dressing up demands: Evolution of robes and how they represented different purposes
As Indians started setting up their own institutions of higher education, they also tried to Indianise their academic robes. In 1919 at the first convocation of Benaras Hindu University, ToI reported that the graduates “looked well in their gowns of mauve with yellow border and large light green turbans.” The language used for the ceremony was Sanskrit.
Need to rewrite history from India's point of view: Amit Shah
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How wheat can help in fight against ‘hidden hunger’
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HRD Ministry awards IoE status to 5 public institutes including IIT-Kharagpur, IIT-Madras and BHU
The decision was taken following a recommendation made by the University Grants Commission last month on the basis of the advice of an Empowered Expert Committee.
No Institution of Eminence status for Ashoka, Krea, Aligarh Muslim varsities
Centre brings in top IITs, central universities and private institutions into the list of 20.
Eminence list to be slashed to 20 institutes
The new list had put that government in a fix as it had planned and secured approval for only 20 institutes.
Varanasi to have ropeways to ease road congestion
Work has begun for improving public transport system.
The pockets of resistance in Modi's Varanasi
BJP has been winning the seat since 1991 except in 2004 when Congress emerged victorious.
VVIP constituency: 8 things PM Modi did for Varanasi
Varanasi may not have become another Kyoto but PM Modi sure has started and even inaugurated many ambitious projects.
Modi frenzy in full play at Varanasi roadshow
PM Modi took two and a half hours to cover the seven kilometres route of his roadshow that began at Lanka area of the city.
After Varanasi's mega road show, PM Narendra Modi performs Ganga aarti
PM Modi started his seven-kilometer roadshow by first garlanding the statue of Banaras Hindu University founder Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya.
Kashi does not need to become Kyoto, an outsider will not understand this: SP Candidate
SP chief Akhilesh Yadav has also made it clear that Yadav will contest the election from Varanasi even if Congress fields Priyanka Gandhi.
There’s no vacancy for Priyanka or Congress in eastern Uttar Pradesh: Manoj Sinha
Manoj Sinha said a major chunk of OBCs and Dalits voted for Modiji in 2014 and in 2019, the percentage will only rise.
IIT-Madras tops HRD's national ranking of higher institutes, 7 IITs among top 10
The Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore, and IIT-Delhi ranked second and third in the list respectively. Of the top 10 institutes, seven are IITs.
Priyanka Gandhi scores high in her first ‘Samvad’
She alleged that the BJP-led government was against the very idea of dissent essential to a democracy.
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