‘Made in India’ Operating system – ‘BharOS’ tested

New Delhi | Union Education and Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Minister Dharmendra Pradhan along with Minister for Railways, Electronics and Information Technology, Ashwini Vaishnaw successfully tested the ‘BharOS’, a ‘Made in India’ mobile operating system developed by IIT Madras, on Tuesday. Pradhan said that the poor people of the country will be the main beneficiaries of […]

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Kejriwal meets foreign-trained teachers, highlights ‘crucial role in education revolution’

New Delhi | Amid the ongoing tussle between the Delhi government and Lt Governor V.K. Saxena over sending teachers to Finland for training, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday interacted with foreign-trained teachers and underlined their role in Delhi’s education system. The interaction was held at the Thyagraj Stadium and Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, who […]

IIT Kanpur researchers develop technology to turn ACs into air purifiers

Kanpur | A team of researchers from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur, has developed a novel technology that turns ACs into affordable air purifiers. Researchers from the IIT Kanpur and IISc Bengaluru developed an anti-microbial air purification technology which was used by air filters, according to an official report. “The novel air purification technology […]

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Sunny Leone’s bold image appears on Karnataka TET hall ticket, probe ordered

Bengaluru | After actress Sunny Leone’s picture on a candidate’s hall ticket for the Teachers’ Eligibility Test (TET) went viral, the Karnataka Education Department clarified that it could not be held responsible as the pictures were uploaded by the candidates themselves in accordance with the rules, and subsequently ordered probe into the incident. A woman candidate […]

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IIT-Delhi holds 53rd annual convocation ceremony, 2100 graduating students awarded degrees and diplomas

New Delhi | The 53rd Annual Convocation Ceremony of IIT Delhi was held on Saturday. Professor Abhijeet Banerjee, Nobel Laureate (Economic Sciences, 2019) and Ford Foundation International Professor of Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) was the Chief Guest for the occasion. A toal of 2,100 graduating students were awarded degrees and diplomas […]

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Uzbekistan providing 2,000 seats in its medical colleges for Indian students

Hyderabad | Uzbekistan is providing 2,000 seats in its medical colleges for Indian students who had to discontinue their medical education in war-hit Ukraine, its envoy to India said on Thursday. Uzbekistan’s Ambassador, Dilshod Akhatov said here that at the request of the Indian government, Uzbekistan’s Medical Higher Educational Institutes (MHEIs) of Ministry of Health is […]

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‘Peeping Tom’ canteen boy held for recording video of IIT Bombay girls’ hostel bathroom

Mumbai | A canteen worker at the Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay (IIT Bombay) was arrested on Tuesday for allegedly recording a video of the girls’ hostel bathroom. The incident occurred late on Sunday when a female student noticed a mobile phone on a window outside the bathroom of Hostel 10 on the IIT Bombay campus, and […]