Iit Kharagpur
Calcutta  /  Published 05.07.20

IIT: mid-term grades count

IIT Kharagpur has assessed students in the spring (end) semester on the basis of grades of mid-semester examinations, assignments, class tests and viva voce. The institute had decided against holding...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kharagpur

Calcutta  /  Published 12.06.20

IIT asks students to vacate hostels

IIT Kharagpur has asked its students to vacate their hostels by June 20 as the mess staff and ward boys who had been working without a break through the lockdown want to go home, said an official of t...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kharagpur

Opinion  /  Published 02.09.19

Are you setting up your child to be bullied?

Sir — Nothing is ever forgotten anymore owing to cloud technology. As such, parents should think twice before posting embarrassing pictures and videos of their children. Such things can come back to...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 14.06.19

Fresh ad for director’s post at IIT Kharagpur

The Centre has quashed the appointment process for the post of director in IIT Kharagpur more than eight months after it was started, and issued a fresh advertisement.The human resource development mi...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 16.03.20

Whistleblower & EX-IIT Kharagpur professor alleges victimisation of PhD scholar

IIT Kharagpur scholar Mahesh Raghunath Shirole is hoping the President’s intervention will salvage his stalled PhD ambitions just as it had saved his former supervisor Rajeev Kumar’s academic care...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 02.02.19

Research hub at IIT Kharagpur hospital

IIT Kharagpur will set up a research centre at its upcoming 400-bed super speciality hospital in the town to develop technologies for manufacturing machines that would help make medical tests affordab...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 24.03.19

Call to expand AI research by IIT

IIT Kharagpur should do a lot more research in artificial intelligence (AI) and approach Google CEO Sundar Pichai to fund study in the cutting-age field, said India-born American businessman Vinod Gup...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 23.03.19

A book market boom

One of the nice things about the London Book Fair is that as you wander round the hundreds of publishers’ stalls packed into the cavernous Kensington Olympia, you are handed free copies of The Times...
By Amit Roy in

Opinion  /  Published 09.03.19

A historical connection with India

Something that the distinguished historian, Professor Margaret MacMillan, said when she appeared as a ‘castaway’ on BBC Radio 4’s Desert Island Discs to talk about her life and pick eight pieces...
By Amit Roy in

Technology  /  Published 02.03.19

Tech a tool, not boss: AI expert Sudeshna Sarkar

Technology has not been able to displace humans through the ages despite apprehensions and it is up to humans to decide how to use technology, the head of IIT Kharagpur’s Centre for Artificial Intel...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta


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