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Maharashtra Home Minister vows action against professor for criticizing RaGa

16 Jan 2020

Maharashtra Home Minister vows action against professor for criticizing RaGa

Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh on Thursday said the Mumbai University professor, who spoke against Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, will face action.

Six best colleges for commerce students in India

29 Dec 2019

Six best colleges for commerce students in India

Commerce is one of the most sought-after fields of studies in India as it opens doors to various career options, including Chartered Accountancy.

Five Chartered Accountant entrepreneurs in India to know about

30 Sep 2019

Five Chartered Accountant entrepreneurs in India to know about

In India, Chartered Accountancy (CA) is one of the most sought-after professional courses. The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) provides the three-level CA program comprising Foundation, Intermediate, and Final courses.

Five Chartered Accountant entrepreneurs in India to know about

20 Jun 2019

Five Chartered Accountant entrepreneurs in India to know about

In India, Chartered Accountancy (CA) is one of the most sought-after professional courses. The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) provides the three-level CA program comprising Foundation, Intermediate, and Final courses.

Mumbai University releases first cut-off list: Details here

19 Jun 2019

Mumbai University releases first cut-off list: Details here

Colleges affiliated to the Mumbai University recently released their first cut-off lists for the undergraduate courses.

You can soon attend Mumbai University's PhD vivas, ask questions

27 May 2019

You can soon attend Mumbai University's PhD vivas, ask questions

Soon, members of the public will be given a chance to attend public vivas and pose questions to PhD (Doctor of Philosophy) candidates at the University of Mumbai, under a new ordinance.

Five famous Chartered Accountants turned politicians to know about

25 May 2019

Five famous Chartered Accountants turned politicians to know about

Chartered Accountancy (CA) is one of the most sought-after and toughest professional courses in India. The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) provides the three-level CA program.

QS rankings Asia: IIT-Bombay named as top Indian institute

25 Oct 2018

QS rankings Asia: IIT-Bombay named as top Indian institute

Having secured the 33rd position, IIT-Bombay has been ranked as the top Indian educational institute in the latest QS rankings for Asian universities, which was released on Wednesday.

73,000 Mumbai University students wrongly failed; no action against teachers

04 Oct 2018

73,000 Mumbai University students wrongly failed; no action against teachers

While 73,000 Mumbai University students were wrongly failed between April 2014 and August 2016, requiring them to apply for revaluation, no strict action has been taken against the teachers till now, an RTI reply revealed.

'Demonetization was instant,why not Ram Mandir?': Uddhav Thackeray slams BJP

15 Jul 2018

'Demonetization was instant,why not Ram Mandir?': Uddhav Thackeray slams BJP

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray once again came down heavily on Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and asked why demonetization was instant but not Ram Mandir.

Students who missed exams due to rain can reappear: MU

03 Jul 2018

Students who missed exams due to rain can reappear: MU

As heavy rains threw the normal life out of gear in Mumbai, University of Mumbai has announced that those who missed the examinations today can reappear later.

UNESCO declares World Heritage Site in South Mumbai

30 Jun 2018

UNESCO declares World Heritage Site in South Mumbai

Mumbai's Victorian and Art Deco Ensemble has been declared as the UNESCO World Heritage Site.

#CareerBytes: 5 Mumbai University engineering colleges and their placement rates

18 Jun 2018

#CareerBytes: 5 Mumbai University engineering colleges and their placement rates

Established in 1857, the University of Mumbai is one of the country's premier state universities where engineering is a widely-picked undergraduate course.

Mumbai University staring at loss of Rs. 340cr in aid

30 May 2018

Mumbai University staring at loss of Rs. 340cr in aid

Mumbai University (MU) is staring at a loss of a massive RS. 340cr in aid.

7 popular undergraduate courses offered by the Mumbai University

26 May 2018

7 popular undergraduate courses offered by the Mumbai University

The University of Mumbai, established in 1857, is one of the oldest and most prestigious varsities in India.

6 best colleges for commerce students in India

17 May 2018

6 best colleges for commerce students in India

Commerce is one of the most sought-after fields of studies in India as it opens doors to various career options, including Chartered Accountancy.

Aaditya Thackeray seeks filling up of vacant-posts in Mumbai University

27 Apr 2018

Aaditya Thackeray seeks filling up of vacant-posts in Mumbai University

Congratulating Suhas Raghunath Pednekar on being appointed as the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Mumbai, Yuva Sena Chief Aaditya Thackeray on Friday sought the filling up of vacant posts at the university.

Mumbai University: Clash of exams with other tests worry students

12 Apr 2018

Mumbai University: Clash of exams with other tests worry students

The Mumbai University has postponed 30 exams, due to their inability to announce results on time.

With just days left for exams, Mumbai University postpones dates

09 Apr 2018

With just days left for exams, Mumbai University postpones dates

The Mumbai University has postponed exams for 30 subjects, just days ahead of the start of the semester-end exams.

Mumbai college professor convicted for inappropriate sex talk with students

20 Feb 2018

Mumbai college professor convicted for inappropriate sex talk with students

A nursing college professor at a government hospital in Mumbai has been convicted for outraging the modesty of students by repeatedly referring to sexual topics in class unnecessarily.

Mumbai: Colleges have only 55 days to cover semester portion

18 Sep 2017

Mumbai: Colleges have only 55 days to cover semester portion

Post-graduation students at Mumbai University and its affiliated colleges are worried as the results mess has delayed PG admissions, the deadline for which has been pushed to 25 September.

Mumbai University: Law, teachers-training students oppose NOC to switch colleges

08 Sep 2017

Mumbai University: Law, teachers-training students oppose NOC to switch colleges

Students pursuing Mumbai University's law and teachers' training courses are opposing a new rule that has put them in a fix.

Mumbai University results: Absent student gets 21 marks in exam

05 Sep 2017

Mumbai University results: Absent student gets 21 marks in exam

As the Mumbai University continues to face criticism for delaying the results, yet another shocking incident surfaced!

Mumbai: Versova man loses Rs. 1.45L in cyber credit-card fraud

04 Sep 2017

Mumbai: Versova man loses Rs. 1.45L in cyber credit-card fraud

Tahir Sheikh of Mumbai's Versova was duped of Rs. 1.45L in a cyber-fraud when his public sector bank credit-card was used on Indian and global portals by cyber-criminals.

250 Mumbai University students 'fail' due to careless paper checking

04 Sep 2017

250 Mumbai University students 'fail' due to careless paper checking

Students of Mumbai University have had a harrowing exam session. For the last two months, lakhs had to deal with delayed results that halted their future plans. The university's new digital evaluation system turned out more messy than revolutionary.

Mumbai University reduces grace-mark eligibility for students with learning disability

03 Sep 2017

Mumbai University reduces grace-mark eligibility for students with learning disability

Mumbai University has changed the rule for grace marks awarded to students with learning disability. It is apparently against the order passed by Bombay High Court.

India's first calf born through surrogacy in Pune farm

26 Aug 2017

India's first calf born through surrogacy in Pune farm

A healthy male Gir breed calf "Vijay" was delivered by a surrogate mother cow in Pune on 20 August.

Maharashtra govt reinstates encounter specialist Pradeep Sharma

17 Aug 2017

Maharashtra govt reinstates encounter specialist Pradeep Sharma

Maharashtra government reinstated encounter specialist Pradeep Sharma after he was unceremoniously removed for allegedly being in contact with the underworld.

Mumbai University misses third deadline for results declaration

16 Aug 2017

Mumbai University misses third deadline for results declaration

With August 15, Mumbai University has missed the third deadline to declare results. Over 1.5L answersheets are yet to be evaluated.

Mumbai: Cyber-crime rises, experts blame it on lack of expertise

07 Aug 2017

Mumbai: Cyber-crime rises, experts blame it on lack of expertise

According to Maharashtra police, on one hand, cybercrime related cases are rising in Mumbai and on the other, there is a sharp decline in detection rate.

Mumbai court allows paternity test of child

06 Aug 2017

Mumbai court allows paternity test of child

To prove charges of adultery levelled against mother of a two-year-old, sessions court allowed to conduct the paternity-test.

Mumbai University badly messed up its revolutionary digital evaluation process

06 Aug 2017

Mumbai University badly messed up its revolutionary digital evaluation process

Like so many Indian agencies, the University of Mumbai went digital this time- in January, Vice-Chancellor Sanjay Deshmukh announced all evaluations would be done digitally though an on-screen system.

Mumbai: Bollywood singer Yash Wadali booked for molestation

04 Aug 2017

Mumbai: Bollywood singer Yash Wadali booked for molestation

Police arrested singer Yash Wadali after a woman complained that Wadali caught hold of her by her shirt collar, pushed her and lashed out abuses at her.

Maharashtra's board makes Math practical compulsory for class-9

01 Aug 2017

Maharashtra's board makes Math practical compulsory for class-9

Maharashtra state board (SSC) passed another rule that makes 20-marks practical exams in Math for class-9 complusory from current academic year. The same follows for class-10 students but from next academic year.

Mumbai: Thane residents can file pothole complaints using app

30 Jul 2017

Mumbai: Thane residents can file pothole complaints using app

Thane Municipal Corporation will formally restart pothole application, Star Grade, next week enabling residents to file complaints related to potholes online.

Mumbaiites can soon buy Metro tickets using smartphone

27 Jul 2017

Mumbaiites can soon buy Metro tickets using smartphone

In order to make travelling easier for commuters, Mumbai Metro One will bring in mobile ticketing system from next month.

College students to now receive 'free Wi-Fi', courtesy Reliance Jio

24 Jul 2017

College students to now receive 'free Wi-Fi', courtesy Reliance Jio

Reliance Jio is everywhere. After bombarding with free feature phones, Reliance Jio is all set to offer free Wi-Fi to around three crore college students across the country.

Mumbai University: One lakh answer sheets sent to wrong teachers

21 Jul 2017

Mumbai University: One lakh answer sheets sent to wrong teachers

Mumbai University students are scared of losing their seats in foreign-universities and in Indian colleges, as online assessment of answer sheets is nowhere near meeting its July 31 deadline.

RTI Query: 1 of 3 BMC's school children is malnourished

31 May 2017

RTI Query: 1 of 3 BMC's school children is malnourished

An RTI reply revealed that despite the introduction of midday meals in schools over 2 decades ago, 1 out of every 3 school kids studying in a municipal school is malnourished.

Mumbai- 19-year old scores 67-ball 200 in a T20 match

12 May 2017

Mumbai- 19-year old scores 67-ball 200 in a T20 match

19-year old Rudra Dhanday wrote his name in the history books as he scored a double century in a T20 match off just 67 balls.