India  /  Published 05.06.20

Video & telling threat

When a Kanpur medical college principal released a video in April badmouthing Tablighi Jamaat members quarantined in her hospital, the unexpected move by a doctor and public servant had caused widespr...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 09.02.20

From IIT, a call to back protesters

Under a cloudy night sky, K.S. Venkatesh, a professor of electrical engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, exhorted students and fellow faculty members to salute their fraternity e...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

India  /  Published 03.02.20

Abductor’s child in cop care

A police officer involved in the weekend rescue of nearly two dozen children taken hostage in an Uttar Pradesh village said on Monday he would take “all responsibilities” of the one-year-old girl ...
By PTI in Lucknow

Business  /  Published 01.02.20

IITian to take up IBM reins

Indian-origin technology executive Arvind Krishna has been elected chief executive officer of American IT giant IBM after a “world-class succession process”, succeeding Virginia Rometty, who desc...
By PTI in New York

India  /  Published 18.01.20

‘Molesters’ beat mom to death

A 36-year-old woman was beaten to death in Kanpur by men who were accused of molesting her minor daughter and were out on bail, a senior police officer said on Saturday.The woman and her sister, who w...
By PTI in Kanpur

India  /  Published 11.01.20

Hum Dekhenge: What will you see?

IIT Kanpur is in the throes of a debate within a debate: just what was the institute looking at when it decided to form an inquiry committee after students had recited Faiz Ahmed Faiz’s Hum Dekhenge...
By Our Bureau and PTI in Lucknow

Jharkhand  /  Published 07.01.20

Brace for bandh woes today

Autos will ply in the state capital but the steel city will have very few of those on the roads on Wednesday when Left parties and 10 trade unions have called for an all-India bandh to protest against...
By TT Bureau in Ranchi

India  /  Published 06.01.20

Speak out: IIT faculty

Sections of the IIT Kanpur faculty have backed students’ right to “fearlessly express” their opinions amid a probe by the institute into claims that students protesting against the new citizensh...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 04.01.20

Not about Faiz

A temporary faculty member of one of the IITs might have done near-permanent damage to the ethos of the august institution. Dr Vashimant Sharma reportedly lodged a complaint along with 16 others after...
By Upala Sen in

India  /  Published 02.01.20

IIT-Kanpur not probing poem

IIT-Kanpur has formed a committee to inquire into various complaints regarding a demonstration on campus where a poem by Faiz Ahmed Faiz was read out to express solidarity with students of Jamia Milli...
By Our bureau and agencies in Kanpur


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