IIT Roorkee researchers find antibiotic against multi-drug resistant bacteria
In a new study published in the journal, ‘Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy’, IIT Roorkee researchers screened a library of 11,000 compounds against the Gram negative bacteria, Escherichia coli and discovered 30 novel potent antibacterials.
How to fight air pollution and make animal feed cheaper? Ask Fermentech Labs
Farmers in India who are compelled to burn their crop residue of...
Ecommerce companies, startups step up campus hiring
Companies seeking freshers who are quick to learn new-age tech skills and adapt to fast-p...
Samsung sets up innovation lab at IIT Guwahati
"The Samsung Innovation Lab at IIT Guwahati will train students on IoT, Embedded Systems, AI and ML, helping them learn industry-relevant skills and making them job-ready," a statement said. Through this partnership with IIT Guwahati, the academy targets to train over 300 students in the next three years on these cutting-edge technologies, it added.
IIT Roorkee working with ISRO, DRDO for cutting edge space, defence tech
Researchers at the premier institute are working with ISRO and DRDO on "thin membrane-based technology” to develop parachutes for fighter aircraft.
Microsoft and IIT Roorkee partner for quantum computing
The course, has been structured by IIT Roorkee and Microsoft and the former will conduct lectures on quantum computing for a full semester.
Jubilant Cadista Inc recalls 63,216 bottles of erosive esophagitis tablets
The reason for the recall is "CGMP Deviation: Presence of dark brown discoloration on edges of tablets," USFDA said. The ongoing voluntary recall is a class II recall, the report said.
India is heaven for minorities while Pakistan has proved to be hell for them: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
He also asserted that the government was working on a war-footing to provide quality education and employment oriented skills to the needy including minorities.
IITs plan master’s makeover to arrest high attrition rate
At IITs in Ropar, Roorkee and Kanpur, one in five students enrolled for MTech dropped out this year.
Swiggy now in 500 Indian cities, targets 100 more this year
Swiggy has progressed from launching in one city every two months in early 2018 to launching in four cities a day in the month of September.
Research, innovation to help country achieve 5 trillion economy: Prez
Addressing the convocation of prestigious IIT-Roorkee, President Ram Nath Kovind termed the institute an "innovation hub"
IIT grads lead the way in mental health technology
According to a 2018 WHO report, India is the most depressed country in the world
Microsoft India (R&D) appoints Rajiv Kumar as new managing director
Currently, the corporate vice president of Microsoft’s Experiences and Devices Group, Kumar is taking over from Anil Bhansali, who held this role for the last six years.
Slowdown unlikely to have any impact on placements at IITs
The elite engineering colleges have seen an increase in pre-placement offers this year by 8-25%.
Building repair: Techniques that can be used to repair buildings and restore their strength effectively
Structural strength is one of the most pivotal factors which affects the strength of any load-bearing structure and even a fine crack can reduce their resistance significantly.
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