Thursday, Dec 01, 2022



IIT-B panel to identify areas prone to landslides

September 16, 2021 7:38 am

A senior official said they want areas that can witness landslides during heavy rainfall to be identified so that people can be shifted to safer places in time.

IIT-B Placement: Steep jump in accepted offers, highest domestic CTC Rs 45 lakh

December 20, 2018 2:07 am

The first phase of the placement season started on December 1 and concluded on December 17. The highest number of offers were rolled out in the engineering and technology sector, with average CTC of Rs 18.5 lakh per annum.

Police rule out foul play in death of IIT-B professor’s adopted son

January 18, 2016 1:02 am

Chaitanya Varekar, according to his parents and sister, had stabbed himself in a fit of rage over an argument at home. The boy was rushed to a nearby hospital, where he succumbed to injuries.

IIT-B to design sanitary waste collection bags for BMC slum sanitation programme

January 11, 2016 1:42 am

According to SSP officials, about 6-7 per cent of the total waste generated in the city (around 10,500 metric tonnes) comprises sanitary waste.

‘Fastest’ racing car star attraction at bigger, better Techfest

December 27, 2015 5:30 am

This year, Larsen and Toubro (L&T) is the title sponsor while NPCI is the associate title sponsor. Besides this, the other major sponsors include - Microsoft, IBM, State Bank of India, Boeing etc.

In a bid to protect environment, IIT-B’s Mood Indigo goes paperless this year

December 20, 2015 2:01 am

For the first time, the core Mood-I team has made a conscious effort to make the fest a paperless one, in a bid to do their bit for the environment.

It’s hiring time at IIT-Bombay: Students expect fatter pay

December 02, 2015 12:48 am

This year, 36 companies conducted interviews on Day One.

IIT-B student survey: 76% female, 63% male students say ‘casual sexism’ exists

November 04, 2015 1:24 am

The primary objective was to gauge people’s opinion about gender inequality on IIT campus.

Step towards ‘Digital India’: IIT-Bombay unit to offer tech solutions for national security

September 22, 2015 1:49 am

The government-funded project will focus on handling modern warfare techniques, enhancing intelligence services and improving internal security.

IIT-B graduate develops low-cost solutions for kids with cerebral palsy

September 20, 2015 12:13 am

While the current devices cost Rs 10,000 and above, the affordable version is priced at Rs 4,000, and mass production will further bring the costs down.