Iit Kharagpur
West Bengal  /  Published 02.02.20

Rs 1cr pledge by alumnus

An alumnus of the Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology has pledged Rs 1 crore, which will be spent on upgrading the infrastructure on the Shibpur campus.Sunandan Narayan Basu, 86, a ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 06.12.19

Protest over Pous Mela stall rent hike

Over 100 traders from Bolpur demonstrated against Visva-Bharati on Friday against a three-fold increase in the rent and security deposit for stalls at the Pous Mela.The four-day annual winter fair sta...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Santiniketan

West Bengal  /  Published 09.01.20

IIT students break silence

The Students’ Senate of IIT Kharagpur issued a statement on Thursday to condemn the “extreme violence” unleashed on students and teachers at Jawaharlal Nehru University and express solidarity wi...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kharagpur

Business  /  Published 24.01.19

Ronojoy Dutta is new IndiGo CEO

InterGlobe Aviation, the parent of IndiGo, on Thursday appointed aviation veteran Ronojoy Dutta as the new chief executive officer (CEO) of the company with immediate effect.The owner of the country...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 31.03.19

Warm British send-off to a Bengali

The story of Indian settlement in the UK goes back well over a century but no one from India has received as much honour as that bestowed on Kumar Bhattacharyya, who was chairman of the Warwick Manufa...
By Amit Roy in Coventry

West Bengal  /  Published 17.09.19

IIT e-rickshaw promises to score over totos

IIT Kharagpur has developed an electric three-wheeler that promises to be better than existing e-rickshaws — totos — in load-carrying capacity, sturdiness, maintenance cost, speed and manoeuvrabil...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kharagpur

Calcutta  /  Published 06.05.20

IIT hospital turns into quarantine unit

IIT Kharagpur’s new hospital whose June inauguration has been postponed because of the pandemic is now a quarantine centre for those coming to Bengal from other states.District administration offici...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 12.11.19

IIT changemakers for village

A village about three kilometres from the IIT Kharagpur campus will learn from engineering students techniques that will probably change age-old practices and train them in new techniques. A group of ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

India  /  Published 02.12.18

Faculty shortage in eight IITs

As much as 36 per cent of sanctioned posts of faculty members are vacant across eight Indian Institutes of Technology, a Right to Information reply has revealed. The IITs in Mumbai, Delhi, Guwahati, K...
By PTI in Indore


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...


Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.