Iit Kharagpur
West Bengal  /  Published 12.02.20

IIT accused of denying nod to talk on CAA

A section of students and teachers of IIT Kharagpur alleged on Wednesday that the authorities had not allowed them to conduct a discussion titled “Understanding Citizenship” on the campus.The auth...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 12.03.19

Waste spurs plastic bar

Single-use plastic bags have been banned at Haltu market in Kasba after a heap of plastic trash emerged while digging up a portion of a road in the neighbourhood for the construction of a pavement. A ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 24.01.20

IIT help sought on sweet packaging

The Mamata Banerjee government has sought IIT Kharagpur’s technical support for proper preservation and packaging of Mihidana and Sitabhog so that the popular sweets from Burdwan can be exported to ...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Burdwan

India  /  Published 11.11.18

IIT teachers, pensioners kept waiting

IIT teachers have been kept waiting for an upgrade in academic allowances while pension revision has been erratic in these institutes.Disappointed faculty members and retirees blame the human resource...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 08.01.20

All quiet at oldest IIT

Students and teachers in several parts of India have taken to the streets to protest the attack on academic institutions and what many see as a threat to India’s diversity but the country’s oldest...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta


India  /  Published 18.01.20

IIT KGP researchers evolve AI to aid reading of judgements

Researchers at IIT Kharagpur (IIT KGP) have evolved an artificial intelligence-aided method to automate reading of legal judgements.A research team at the institute's Department of Computer Science an...
By PTI in Kolkata

Calcutta  /  Published 21.04.20

Papaya’s memory aids IIT workers

IIT-Kharagpur alumni based in the US have reached out to help workers at their alma mater who have lost their livelihood because of the lockdown.The alumni have raised $2,42,000 (around Rs 1.86 crore...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kharagpur

India  /  Published 04.11.18

Statue or IIT: What Nehru chose

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday said India was fortunate to get a Prime Minister like Jawaharlal Nehru, using his example to deride the fresh Ram temple campaign and the Narendra Modi g...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 03.11.18

Alumni son’s gift to IIT arts hub

An IIT Kharagpur alumnus’s son has contributed $73,500 — Rs 50 lakh at the present exchange rate — to the Centre for Classical Arts, an offbeat field in an institute known for its technical an...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kharagpur

West Bengal  /  Published 28.10.18

Rice husk idea wins Clinton challenge at IIT

A model highlighting the potential of producing furniture and a pen’s plastic body from rice husk was adjudged the Hult Prize 2018 champion at the IIT Kharagpur on Sunday.The Hult Prize, in associat...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kharagpur


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