Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022

IIT authorities


IITs exploring feasibility of setting up engineering college in Kargil

September 21, 2021 12:43 pm

The officials said the IITs are partnering with the Department of Higher Education, Ladakh to review various aspects of technical education to increase opportunities for the youths of the Union Territory on employment and entrepreneurship.

IIT-Kanpur student found dead in hostel

February 06, 2014 12:42 am

The police said prima facie it appeared to be a case of suicide. No suicide note has, however, been recovered from the room.

HRD Ministry for grievance redressal authority at IITs

January 29, 2009 12:16 am

IITs may soon have to create a grievance redressal authority to address the complaints received against them....

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Consumer Commission directs hair transplant clinic to pay Rs 57,500 to Mohali resident

Updated: November 30, 2022 8:55:21 am

The complainant said that he requested the clinic to refund the amount. In response to that clinic vide e-mail dated August 5, 2021 replied that “pls cooperate with us”, and neither resolved the grievance nor refunded the amount.

Japan awaits same-sex marriage ruling crucial to future LGBTQ rights

November 30, 2022 8:55:02 am

Eight people are involved in the case to be decided on Wednesday, saying the ban on same-sex marriage contravenes Japan's constitution and demanding damages of 1 million yen ($7,200) each

India vs New Zealand Live Scorecard: Suryakumar yadav goes for a low score, IND four down

Updated: November 30, 2022 9:03:35 am

India vs New Zealand, 3rd ODI Live Updates: IND look to tie series 1-1 in last and final ODI.

My dream for India at 100: A chance at excellence for every athlete

Updated: November 30, 2022 8:54:06 am

Suma Shirur writes: Medals are won or lost on decimals. A mature approach which thinks of athletes first — win or lose — and makes sport enjoyable should be the aim.

EWS reservation: Recognising the poor

Updated: November 30, 2022 8:53:30 am

Dr Ashwani Kumar writes: Economic deprivation, with its attendant consequences, must be addressed as part of the government's affirmative action policies for empowerment of the poor, not covered by caste-based reservation. The verdict in the EWS case is in keeping with the vision of a dynamic Constitution with equity at its heart.

Learnings from COP27: Education as a tool of innovation for the climate change generation

Updated: November 30, 2022 8:57:58 am

Curricula can be infused with scientific and technical know-how alongside indigenous and local knowledge. The cross-cutting imperative should be to foster critical thinking instead of rote learning so that the next generation can embrace complexity and make informed choices.

Daily Briefing: Govt returns 19 names that Collegium sent; SP leader Azam Khan on BJP’s claims of winning over Muslims; and more

Updated: November 30, 2022 8:46:42 am

In today’s edition: A standoff between the judiciary and govt; how voters stand behind Modi in Gujarat; the row over The Kashmir Files; Air India’s merger with Vistara; decoding Cristiano Ronaldo celebration; and more.

Murmu hails Haryana’s contribution to overall development of country

November 30, 2022 8:42:47 am

The President was speaking at a civic reception hosted in her honour by the Haryana government at the Raj Bhavan in Chandigarh

As food dept strikes work over vigilance action, FCI CMD seeks Punjab chief secy’s intervention

Updated: November 30, 2022 8:42:41 am

The Vigilance Bureau has already arrested former food and civil supplies minister Bharat Bhushan Ashu in an alleged foodgrain transport tender scam. On November 23, it had arrested two district food and supplies controllers in connection with the same scam, and is tightening its noose on a few officials.

Bhagvad Gita a life code for humanity, a spiritual beacon: President Murmu

November 30, 2022 8:37:46 am

President Droupadi Murmu said Gita, which comprises 700 'Shaloks' has the essence of all 'Vedas'