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Chennai: Herd of deer wanders on Taramani roads, but forest personnel helpless

A herd of nearly 15 deer that reportedly strayed from IIT-Madras campus and made a green patch adjacent to American International School at Taramani their home, are now on the loose on roads, with a r

published on : 14th February 2018

Baba Ramdev opts out of cancer research conference at IIT Madras

This comes after an international sponsor pulled out due to his controversial remarks that the dreaded disease is caused by one’s karma.

published on : 7th February 2018

Sponsor backs out of IIT Madras cancer conference associated with Baba Ramdev

MD Anderson Cancer Center, a Texas-based research and treatment facility, has demanded that its name and logo be removed from promotional material.

published on : 6th February 2018

After 'cancer is karma' remark, Baba Ramdev to inaugurate research conference at IIT Madras

Baba Ramdev, who had claimed that cancer is divine justice for sins committed, has been invited as the chief guest at the 7th International Translational Cancer Research Conference.

published on : 4th February 2018

Coming up: 5G test bed at IIT-Madras

The Department of Telecommunications has already drawn up an action plan and a high-level forum has been constituted to ensure the test bed is fully operational in three years.

published on : 2nd February 2018

IIT-M students take up stray dog sterilisation programme

In the last two months, at least 13 animals have died, including five endangered black bucks, and the Forest Department has attributed a majority of these deaths to stray dog attacks.

published on : 30th January 2018

Blackbuck fawn mauled to death by stray dogs in IIT-Madras campus

Thriving dog population due to improper waste disposal on the campus blamed

published on : 23rd January 2018

IIT Madras, a helpless spectator to garbage dumping from outside

Tonnes of waste thrown over compound wall, threatening wildlife, students health.

published on : 19th January 2018

Power of start-up

Apart from playing vital role in bridging rural-urban divide, start-up companies and tech jobs can also curb migration to big cities

published on : 18th January 2018

IIT-Madras: Boeing wants to harness desi talent, seeks smart ideas

“The world doesn’t need experts in one field; it needs problem solvers,” said the Managing Director of Boeing Research & Technology-India, Bala Bharadvaj, while addressing students at IIT-Madras’ tech

published on : 7th January 2018

IIT placement season round 1: MNCs, big companies dominate, few offers from start-ups

A senior functionary with the placement division at IIT-Kharagpur, said that out of over 1800 job offers received at the institute, about 1750 offers came from multi-national firms from India and aboa

published on : 18th December 2017

Spotted deer mowed down by garbage-laden vehicle on IIT Madras campus

The number of animals dying due to speeding vehicles is on the rise on the campus due to increase in vehicular traffic.

published on : 16th December 2017

IIT-M applies for consent 11 years after erecting buildings

IIT-Madras has finally applied for consent from Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (TNPCB) for buildings constructed on its campus after 2006. It took the institute 11 years to do what is mandatory.

published on : 14th December 2017

Phase-I placement sees IIT-M students get 763 offers, top firms come calling

The institute witnessed 763 offers being made by Indian and international companies and 877 students got placed till Sunday.

published on : 12th December 2017

IIT-Madras partners with European Union for novel technical education

In a bid to expose students to real-time developments and technological needs of the industry, the Indian Institute of Technology-Madras has partnered with the European Union for a novel concept in te

published on : 3rd December 2017
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