INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY BOMBAY
The cost of protests at campuses
Educationists and marketing pundits concur that expressing dissent on campuses by students through protests is normal, and acceptable. However, some caution when protests stretch too long and send the functioning of an institute into a tailspin, it can potentially impact the reputation of the institute.
US-based startup offers fire safety tech to Indian hospitals
The three-year-old startup has implemented and evaluated the system at the Insti...
IIM-B’s academic incubator enhances footprint in Mumbai, Delhi
The academic incubator, launched its 20-year celebrations of nurturing entrepr...
Punit Sood appointed new country head of RBS India
For Sood, this will be his second innings at RBS, where he is returning to lead India operations after a nearly two-year gap. In his new role, he will build the organisation’s strategic capabilities, supporting the bank to achieve its goals.
IIT-Delhi keen on JNU’s STEM professors to strengthen roots
“There could be a dozen such people at JNU who have won some award in the past and come with rich academic resource, especially in the subjects relevant to IITs,” said a senior official familiar with this development. “These could be ideal candidates for the IIT.”
IIT Kharagpur researchers evolve AI-aided method to automate reading of legal judgements
A research team at the institute's Department of Computer Science and Engineering has developed two deep neural models to understand the rhetorical roles of sentences in a legal case judgement, an IIT KGP statement said here.
Travellers from China to be screened for novel coronavirus at Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata airports
The government has also issued a travel advisory asking citizens travelling to and from China to follow certain precautionary measures. It stated that as on January 11, as many as 41 confirmed cases of the infection by a novel coronavirus have been reported in China, and one person has died.
IIT Madras invites applications for Fellowship programme 2020
The fellowship is designed to enhance awareness and interest in high-quality academic research among young engineering, management, sciences and humanities students through a goal-oriented summer mini-project undertaken at IIT Madras.
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.
On India Inc's social calendar: Bezos bonds with Mumbai A-listers; Rajan Mittal's B'day bash; Shikha Sharma turns gracious hostess for daughter's wedding
As Bezos came calling, he got the red-carpet treatment. Here's what's keeping India Inc busy...
Mumbai: Students gather at Gateway of India to protest against JNU violence
After violence in Jawaharlal Nehru University campus, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay students took out protest march in solidar...
Housing.com enters co-living listing biz; partners OYO, Zolo
"We are entering into co-living segment which is a big growth area.We have launched an exclusive section for co-living on our Housing.com, Housing.com CEO Dhruv Agarwala told reporters.
No interim relief to broadcasters by Bombay HC in tariff order case
Admitting the petitions from the Indian Broadcasting Foundation (IBF), and top broadcasters, the two judge bench of justice SC Dharmadhikari and Justice RI Chagla issued notice to Trai asking to respond within a week. The court will hear the matter or January 22nd.
'Singapore companies increasingly collaborating with Indian counterparts'
"As India pushes ahead with digitalization efforts, we see increasing opportunities in health-tech, rural-tech, ecommerce and smart city development,” said Peter Ong Boon Kwee, the chairman of Enterprise Singapore, which promotes Singapore companies globally.
New software can compose Indian classical music with help from AI
The software has been designed by a Pune-based academician, Professor Vinod Vidwans.
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