IIT Kharagpur launches telemedicine software
The system iMediX which is accessible by any standard internet browser and also from a mobile device, has been developed by researchers at IIT Kharagpurs Department of Computer Science and Engineering, an institute spokesperson said.
Covid-19: IIT Kharagpur researchers come up with portable, low cost and fast testing device
Preliminary tests show the new technology is as a...
Next on Central Govt agenda: Facelift of panchayats, village master plan, economic centres
The government has roped in experts from IIT Khara...
Softbank subsidiary Brightstar India appoints new CFO
Agrawal has previously worked at Jindal Stainless, GFG Alliance India and Livguard Energy. He did engineering from IIT Kharagpur and holds an MBA from ISB Hyderabad.
COVID-19: IIM Calcutta teachers concerned over institute allowing students to stay on campus
A section of the faculty members of IIM Calcutta has expressed concern over the institute allowing 62 students of its MBA executive programme to stay on the campus amid the COVID-19 outbreak.
South Eastern Railway sets up a Business Development Unit at its zonal headquarters
The main objective of setting up such a Business Development Unit is to generate new traffic by making rail transportation more competitive compared to other modes of transportation, an official statement said.
4,000-km DFC planned to connect industries in east, west to south via Andhra, Odisha ports
These DFCs are -- 1,115-km East Coast corridor from Kharagpur (West Bengal) to Vijayawada (Andhra Pradesh); the East-West corridor which comprises 1,673 km connecting Bhusaval-Nagpur-Kharagpur-Dankuni (near Kolkata) route, and 195-km Rajkharswan-Kalipahari-Andal (West Bengal) route.
COVID-19: IIT-KGP students make videos on WHO guidelines in 12 Indian languages to create awareness
Vision Prabaho, a students' group known for its environmental activities on the institutes campus, has uploaded videos on the World Health Organisation (WHO) guidelines in Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Kashmiri, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil and Telugu, a member of the organisation said on Wednesday.
8 Covid-19 related IIT-Kharagpur projects approved
"IIT Kharagpur has set up research funding for R&D work related to COVID-19. The Institute submitted a list of projects to the IIT Council of which 8 projects have been selected. An amount of Rs 50 Lakh has been allotted for phase I of 8 projects towards development of prototypes," a statement issued by the IIT-KGP said on Monday.
Academicians suggest PM to recruit science graduates, use biology labs in fight against COVID-19
Eminent academicians from across the country have suggested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to recruit unemployed science graduates in the fight against COVID-19 and use biology laboratories to test the samples of persons suspected to be infected with the disease.
IIM-C students of business analytics receive 60 job offers
The students of the fourth batch of Post Graduate Diploma in Business Analytics (PGDBA) programme at IIM-C got these offers from 18 firms.
Coronavirus: Startups by IIT-KGP alumni unveil tech to fight pandemic
IIT Kharagpur alumnus Debayan Saha has collaboratively developed Airlens Minus Corona, a device which may help sanitise large areas.
India’s premier colleges give out space for quarantine facilities
District authorities like the district collector/magistrate have reached out to Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) at Kharagpur, Roorkee, Ropar and National Institutes of Technology at Jaipur and Jalandhar for quarantine purposes. And all these institutes readily agreed is sharing space for hosting people for quarantining.
Veteran banker Pralay Mondal quits Axis Bank to pursue other opportunities
Pralay Mondal was hired as part of Axis Bank chief Amitabh Chaudhry’s effort to strengthen the top deck of the bank, after he took over the corner office in January 2019. Axis bank confirmed the development adding that it would soon begin the process of identifying a replacement, which would most likely be an internal candidate.
COVID-19: IIT-KGP researchers develop hand sanitisers
Researchers from IIT Kharagpur have developed two different alcohol-based hand sanitisers based on WHO guidelines amid the coronavirus outbreak.