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 05.01.20

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

Jharkhand  /  Published 27.12.19

The right to protest

Alumni of Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (IIT-K), including many residents of Ranchi, are signing a statement expressing solidarity with the IIT-K students and faculty members who had organise...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

India  /  Published 16.12.19

List grows: IIM, IITs, AIIMS, IISc…

Students of several prestigious institutions have joined the campaign against the amended citizenship law and the attacks on students.Holding placards and posters, students took out processions and ca...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 17.10.19

Research query to IITs fuels concern

The Indian Institutes of Technology have been collating data on the research output of each teacher since the government sought the information last month, a move that some faculty members see as inte...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 15.09.19

IIT go-ahead for demotion over caste bias

The Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, has decided to initiate the process of demoting by rank a professor, who has since joined IIT Dhanbad as director, in connection with a case of caste-based ...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 03.08.19

No country for tanneries

In May 2018, the Uttar Pradesh (UP) government announced that tanneries in Jajmau in Kanpur would close down for three months between December and March during the Kumbh Mela. Reason: to keep the rive...
By Moumita Chaudhuri in

India  /  Published 05.07.19

Auto driver beaten up, locked over 'Jai Shri Ram' chant

An auto-rickshaw driver in Kanpur has alleged he was beaten up and locked inside a public toilet by three people for refusing to chant “Jai Shri Ram” on Wednesday night.Mohammad Atib, allegedly hi...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow


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