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Oscars chief John Bailey faces sexual harassment charges

17 Mar 2018

Oscars chief John Bailey faces sexual harassment charges

In yet another shocker for Hollywood, the president of The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, John Bailey, has been leveled with sexual harassment allegations, reported Hollywood trade publications.

PCB embarrassed in compensation case against BCCI

22 Oct 2017

PCB embarrassed in compensation case against BCCI

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has found itself in an embarrassing position regarding a compensation case filed against BCCI.

IIM Calcutta and IIM Shillong to be renamed

13 Feb 2017

IIM Calcutta and IIM Shillong to be renamed

Two Indian Institutes of Management, IIM Calcutta and IIM Shillong are going to be renamed by the government.

Raghuram appointed IIM Bangalore's director

11 Feb 2017

Raghuram appointed IIM Bangalore's director

Professor G. Raghuram was appointed the director of IIM, Bangalore by the government.

IIM bill tabled in Lok Sabha today

09 Feb 2017

IIM bill tabled in Lok Sabha today

The Indian Institutes of Management Bill 2017 was tabled today in the Lok Sabha, providing the premiere institutions the power to grant degrees.

Govt: IIMs should have 50% reservation in faculty

26 Jan 2017

Govt: IIMs should have 50% reservation in faculty

After approving the IIM Bill that gives greater autonomy to the institutes, the HRD ministry has stated that IIMs should also have 50% reservation in faculty for SC, ST and OBCs.

Cabinet approves IIM Amendment Bill

24 Jan 2017

Cabinet approves IIM Amendment Bill

The union Cabinet has cleared the IIM amendment bill.

Half the number of IIMs have no directors

23 Oct 2016

Half the number of IIMs have no directors

With plans of the Indian Government for IIMs to transition to world-class institutions, 10 out of 20 IIMs currently have no director.

Javadekar accepts PMO's suggestion to let IIMs choose their Chairman

12 Aug 2016

Javadekar accepts PMO's suggestion to let IIMs choose their Chairman

The HRD Ministry under new HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar has agreed to relinquish government role in appointing the Board of Governors Chairman at all IIMs.