IIT Bombay students, teachers react after alumnus Parag Agarwal was appointed Twitter CEO.
A bench of Justices DY Chandrachud and BV Nagarathna said, He is a Dalit boy who missed out a seat for no fault of his. He has cracked an IIT exam and was about to take admissions in IIT, Bombay.
Greater Noida: Shiv Nadar University in Greater Noida and Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (IIT-B) on Monday announced that its researchers have created environment-friendly lithium-sulfur (Li-S) batteries. The research will aid the production of cost-effective, compact, energy-efficient, safe and environment-friendly Li-S batteries, offering a viable alternative to lithium-ion batteries used at present. The Li-S battery […]
New Delhi: The Centre informed the Supreme Court Thursday that an MoU has been prepared for the installation of smog tower at Anand Vihar in east Delhi and it will be signed by the stakeholders. Solicitor General Tushar Mehta told a bench headed by Justice Arun Mishra that after Wednesday’s hearing, the Centre contacted Indian […]
New Delhi: Three Indian universities — IIT Bombay, IIT Delhi and Indian Institute of Science Bangalore (IISc) — have found a place among the top 200 in the 2020 Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings, which were declared in London on Wednesday. Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay has emerged as the top Indian university […]
In a major recruitment notification, Indian Institute of Technology, IIT Bombay has invited applications for multiple posts. Interested and eligible candidates can apply for the positions before the deadline. While the application has already begun, the last date to apply for the positions is May 20, 2019. IIT Recruitment 2019 Vacancy Detail Post and Category-Wise […]
New Delhi/Bhubaneswar: The Union Public Service Commission(UPSC) today declared the results of civil services final examination for the year 2018. According to sources, Anya Das, who secured an all India rank of 60, is the topper from Odisha. “I studied for 10 to 12 hours a day. I will focus on the development of quality […]
Bhubaneswar: Expressing shock over former Defence Minister and Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar’s untimely demise, Prasanta Kumar Patnaik, who was his teacher at IIT Bombay & currently settled in Bhubaneswar, said it’s a major personal loss to him. Parrikar had last visited Odisha in 2016 to attend BJP’s Vikas Utsav in Cuttack and also held […]
Bhubaneswar: Pranav Goyal from Roorkee zone secured All India Rank 1 in the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced 2018, the results of which were announced on Sunday. Odisha’s Sarthak Behera and Debajyoti Kar have secured 4th and 5th rank in IIT Kharagpur zone. Meenal Parakh from Delhi is the topper among girls while KVR Hemant […]
San Francisco: Distinguished engineer Parag Agrawal, an alumnus of Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay (IIT-B) has been appointed as the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of microblogging site Twitter. He takes the position most recently held by Adam Messinger, who left in late 2016, CNBC reported late on Thursday. The appointment of Agrawal, who completed his PhD […]
Kharagpur: 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 other IITs. […]
Mumbai: An IIT-Bombay team beat a Japanese institution to win the 25th Intelligent Ground Vehicle Competition held this week in the US, an official said here on Wednesday. The biggest unmanned ground vehicle competition in the world for university students, it was held at Oakland University in Michigan. IIT-B’s unmanned ground vehicle ‘SeDriCa’ took part […]