IIT Kharagpur develops AI system to read legal judgments
A team of researchers at the premier engineering institute’s Department of Computer Science and Engineering used a novel method to automate the reading of a legal document by using a more evolved Machine Learning technique.
IIT Kharagpur researchers evolve AI-aided method to automate reading of legal judgements
A research team at the institute's Department of Com...
By rolling the dice, Ludo hits a six but squares up the law
Ludo King, arguably the most popular online game in India that has been downloade...
IIT Kharagpur study reveals, decline of Harappan city Dholavira was caused by drying up of river and drought
These researchers have for the first time connected the decline of Harappan city Dholavira to the disappearance of a Himalayan snow-fed river which once flowed in the Rann of Kutch.
IIT-KGP develops device that can perform CBC test at Rs 10
The average present cost of CBC, a collection of commonly required blood tests routinely suggested by doctors to assess a wide range of diseases is Rs 200.
IIT Kharagpur students receive 1300+ jobs in 11 days
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur saw its first phase of placements starting on 1st December 2019 and continued till 11th December 2019, in which 280 pre-placement offers were extended to students and over 1300 students got placed. The median salary calculated on the available data stands at Rs 15 lakh per annum.
Students of IIT-Kharagpur receive over 1000 job offers in five days
Students got job offers from companies in the software, hardware, consulting, core engineering, banking and finance sectors, it said. Some of the top recruiters are Honeywell with 36 offers, followed by Exel which made 25 offers while there are 19 from PSU companies.
Five Rs 1 crore-plus offers on Day 1 of IIT Kharagpur final placements
"We feel that the placement trends are very promising and we expect the overall season to be very fruitful, " said GP Raja Sekhar, chairperson, CDC in a statement.
Campuses rally in protest against JNU attack
The wave of protests began on Sunday night, soon after videos and photos of the attack began circulating on social media and being shown on television. Apart from demonstrations in front of the old police headquarters in Delhi, protestors gathered at the Gateway of India in Mumbai, Pune, Thiruvananthapuram and elsewhere.
Artificial Intelligence research hub to come up in Hyderabad
Under another MoU, the NVIDIA will partner with the state government to setup a High Performance AI Computing (HPAIC) Centre. They will also assist in startup incubation, and host AI training sessions to support women and minority groups, officials said.
IIT-Kharagpur implements micro solar dome project to provide affordable clean energy
The project intends to provide 44,000 micro solar domes in households of marginalised (SC and ST) communities in rural areas in West Bengal, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Kerala, Assam, Odisha, Tripura, Manipur, Rajasthan, and Bihar, the institute said.
IIT Kharagpur’s Vinod Gupta School of Management (VGSoM) launches collaborative programme with Singapore Management University
The programme is focused on providing managerial concepts to students through classroom lectures on portfolio management, alternative investments, innovation and entrepreneurship, and technological adaptation. Another feature of the programme was industry interactions regarding practical challenges in financial markets. Twenty-five students participated in this programme.
Mamata Banerjee to take out thanksgiving rallies to mark TMC victory in assembly by-elections
The chief minister also said that she would begin with Kharagpur Sadar -- vacated by BJP state president Dilip Ghosh following his Lok Sabha win from Medinipur. TMC's Pradip Sarkar wrested Kharagpur Sadar seat from the BJP in last week's by-elections.
IITs see a surge in global offers for the class of 2020
International job offers for the Class of 2020 during final placements have jumped upwards by as much as 400%.
No slowdown in jobs for IITians
First round of placements at the IITs show firms are eager to pick up talent and ready to pay to get the best.
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