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23 September, 2017 11:46 PM We made IITs, Pak made LeT: Sushma Swaraj

In her indomitable style laced with powerful expressions, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj ripped apart Pakistan on Saturday, while urging the comity of nations to accept terrorism as an existentialist danger to the humankind and to commit to adopt India's draft on the Comprehensive Convention on International Terrorism (CCIT) by this year. Addressing 25

9 September, 2017 3:01 PM Rajnath meets 20 delegations, reviews work on PMDP on Day 1 of J&K visit

SRINAGAR: Union home minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday interacted with more than 20 delegations from different walks of life on the first day of his four-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir. Singh, who arrived here in the morning, said he had come with an open mind and was willing to meet anyone who helps the government find solutions to the state's problems 90

5 September, 2017 2:48 PM World University Rankings 2018: IIT Delhi, IISc Bangalore Slip In Times Higher Education Rankings

New Delhi: Two UK institutions lead the Times Higher Education World University Rankings of the best universities for the first time in its history, with Oxford holding on to the number one spot for the second year in a row, while Cambridge has risen to second place. Meanwhile, India has some bad news with its premier institutes like IIT Delhi and IISc Bangalore 36

28 August, 2017 11:06 AM Bypoll Wins In Goa Will Provide 'Moral Strength' To BJP-Led Government: Manohar Parrikar

Manohar Parrikar said the results negate the perception in certain quarters that the BJP went against the mandate of the February assembly polls and formed the government under him. Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar today said the BJP's victory in the two bypolls in the state will provide "moral strength" to the party-led ruling coalition 33

27 August, 2017 10:04 PM IIT-Kharagpur professor drowns trying to save 4-year-old son

KHARAGPUR: A 40-year-old teacher at IIT Kharagpur died on Sunday while saving his four-and-a-half-year-old son from drowning in a rain-filled abandoned boulder mine in Gholghoria, barely a couple of kilometres off campus. Assistant professor Joydip Bhattacharjee had taken his son and daughter, the latter only two years old, for a short drive to the place 40

27 August, 2017 2:17 PM IIT Kharagpur Professor Drowns Trying To Save His Son

A professor of IIT Kharagpur (IIT-KGP) drowned in a ditch filled with water today while trying to rescue his 4-year-old child who had fallen into the water body near the IIT campus in Kharagpur's rural area of West Midnapore district today, police said. Local people took Joydip Bhattacharjee, a faculty member of Department of Naval Architecture and Ocean 30

25 August, 2017 12:47 PM Commerce Ministry sets up task force on artificial intelligence

The Commerce and Industry Ministry has constituted an 18-member task force to explore possibilities to leverage artificial intelligence (AI) for economic transformation. In a statement, Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that with the rapid development in the fields of information technology and hardware, the world is about to witness 27

20 August, 2017 7:54 PM Post-paper errors, JEE-A to go online from 2018

Officials said an online test will help prevent mistakes and also avert situations like those encountered last year, when the JAB — the apex body that conducts the exam – reportedly gave 18 bonus marks to candidates who took the JEE Advanced because of printing and translation errors in the question paper. CHENNAI: The IIT Joint Admission Board (JAB) 38

20 July, 2017 4:39 PM Aadhaar Case: Apple Gets Your Personal Data, Why Not The State, Asks Supreme Court

While hearing a challenge to the government's massive biometric or "Aadhaar" database, the Supreme Court today said that companies like Apple already have access to the personal data of users. "When one can share personal data with private players like Apple, why not share it with the government? What's the difference?" asked Justice DY Chandrachud 72

16 July, 2017 4:01 PM Opportune time to restart talks with separatists, says J&K Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti

Jammu & Kashmir Chief Minister says dialogue or engagement should not be confused with appeasement as the exercise is for reconciliation In her first interview since the Amarnath attacks in which eight yatris were killed, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti says the widespread condemnation of the attacks showed Kashmiriyat is still most important 41