IIM-B’s academic incubator enhances footprint in Mumbai, Delhi
The academic incubator, launched its 20-year celebrations of nurturing entrepreneurs across industries, with The Dialogue, a panel discussion on ‘Bootstrapped vs Funding: what’s best for your startup?’ in Mumbai on Saturday. Going ahead NSRCEL will also enhance focus on women entrepreneurs, social ventures, start-ups in rural areas among others.
New software can compose Indian classical music with help from AI
The software has been designed by a Pune-based academician, Professor Vinod...
How IIT-B makes students ready to hit ground running
The curriculum is reset periodically to include lessons in newest technologies. While ex...
3 IITs join chorus against crackdown on Jamia, AMU students
The premiere institutions - IIT Kanpur, IIT Madras and IIT Bombay are not the regular ones to join protests and usually stay away from agitations.
Health-tech startup Arvi launches at-home medical alert system for senior citizens
Arvi installs a smart medical alert system with ‘push buttons’ at all critical locations of the house.
Chandrayaan-2 not end of story, another landing attempt in near future: ISRO chief
ISRO will attempt another soft landing "in the near future", the space agency's chief K Sivan said.
Miko expects to expand sales of its emotive robots in US
Earlier this year, Miko (a Mumbai-based startup that makes emotive robots) had raised a Rs 53 crore Series A round of funding led by Chiratae Ventures for market expansion in North America, UK and the Middle East.
Give 1% of earnings to Alma Mater, IITs to tell students
The members said this will be in the nature of appeal to outgoing students, asking them to contribute to their institute.
Super 30 founder Anand Kumar honoured with Education Excellence Award in US for contribution to academics
Kumar was awarded on the Foundation's 25th anniversary.
Bacteria that can degrade pesticide linked to Bhopal Gas tragedy
The bacteria uses the pesticide as food. The researchers speculate that the genes that allow the bacteria to breaking down carbaryl may have been acquired from other species of bacteria, through a process known as ‘horizontal gene transfer’, which is the transfer of genetic material between different organisms.
Government plans to make BIS hallmarking mandatory for gold jewellery
The Centre plans to notify the new regulation in the World Trade Organisation (WTO) in a week’s time, said Anantha Padmanabhan, chairman, All India Gems & Jewellery Domestic Council.
Robot maker Miko raises 53 cr in Series A investment
The company will use the fresh round of funding for market expansion in North America, UK and the Middle East.
Media quoted Ramesh Pokhriyal on Sanskrit out of context: MHRD
The press release ended with a request to the students and the scientific community to set the rumors at rest.
IITs crucial for making India world education leader: Minister
Pokhriyal said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has set the goal of establishing India as the world leader in education by 2024.
No Institution of Eminence status for Ashoka, Krea, Aligarh Muslim varsities
Centre brings in top IITs, central universities and private institutions into the list of 20.
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