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ICMR, IIT-Bombay gets nod for using drones from Civil Aviation Ministry

New Delhi | The Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA) and Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) have granted conditional exemption from Drone Rules, 2021 to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (IIT-B). The ICMR has got the permission for conducting experimental Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) vaccine […]

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IIT Bombay techie tops UPSC 2018 exams

Mumbai: A techie, Kanishak Kataria, from IIT Bombay, has topped the 2018 UPSC final examination, while Srushti Jayant Deshmukh has topped among women candidates, in the civil services exams the results of which were announced on Friday. Kanishak Kataria belongs to Jaipur, Rajasthan. A qualified B. Tech in Computer Science & Engineering, Kataria belongs to SC […]

Centre sanctions Rs 456 crore for four IITs

Kharagpur, Jan 26 : The Union Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) on Thursday sanctioned a grant of Rs 456 crore for IIT-Kharagpur and three other IITs for developmental projects. In a tweet, the HRD Ministry has confirmed approval of a total grant of Rs 456.10 crore as one-time additional capital funding for IIT-Kharagpur and three […]