NIRF rankings: IIT Madras best institution fourth year in row; IISc Bengaluru best university

Among the universities, IISc Bengaluru is followed by JNU at second spot and Jamia Millia Islamia at the third position.

published on : 15th July 2022

RVR&JC students excel in certificate courses 

He said students of the RVR&JC college participated and excelled in various certificate courses offered by NPTEL IIT-Madras.

published on : 30th June 2022

Covid cluster at IIT-M: 12 students test positive, health department to increase testing in TN

Some students were symptomatic, and they got tested late, it was learnt. However, the source of infection is yet to be found.

published on : 21st April 2022

CB-CID probe sought into sexual assault of IIT-Madras scholar

However, when contacted, Mylapore Assistant Commissioner Gowthaman maintained that police investigation is underway as per procedure.

published on : 27th March 2022

Deer deaths on IIT-Madras campus not due to anthrax infection: TANUVAS

The varsity had earlier instructed forest dept to bury carcasses as per anthrax protocol

published on : 24th March 2022

TCS, IIT-Madras team up to launch M.Tech programme in industrial Artificial Intelligence

Designed in consultation with TCS, the 18-month-course will be offered by IIT-Madras in online live teaching mode through virtual classrooms, the company said in a release.

published on : 22nd March 2022

Kamakoti Veezhinathan takes over as director of IIT-Madras

Kamakoti Veezhinathan took charge as director of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras on Monday, after his predecessor, Bhaskar Ramamurthi, served two terms.

published on : 18th January 2022

Covid-19: India's R value drops to 2.2 between January 7 and 13, shows IIT Madras analysis

It was close to 2.9 nationally from December 25 to December 31 while it was 4 between January 1 and 6.

published on : 16th January 2022

57 dogs died in IIT-Madras shelter over 13 months: Govt

Cites lack of proper hygiene and sanitation as reason; AWBI, institution refute findings

published on : 8th December 2021

IIT-Madras student’s suicide: Victim’s father appears before CBI

Fatima Latif, in her suicide note, had alleged that she took the drastic step due to harassment from a professor at the institution. 

published on : 8th December 2021

Several villages abutting tank evacuated in Chittoor as IMD predicts more rains

The evacuation was necessitated after the bund of the 500-year-old massive Rayalacheruvu reservoir developed cracks, and leaked water. 

published on : 23rd November 2021

Why did Fathima Latheef hang herself? Her family has no answer yet

Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan had assured Fathima's father Abdul Latheef that all possible steps would be taken to ensure justice for Fathima.

published on : 6th November 2021

Chennai: Wildlife deaths at IIT-Madras hit new high

Nation’s premier educational institute saw a staggering 99 deaths last year, including 82 deer and four blackbucks

published on : 27th April 2018

Speeding vehicle kills deer at IIT-Madras

Wildlife deaths due to unnatural causes continue inside IIT-Madras. On Tuesday evening, a full-grown male spotted deer died on the spot after being reportedly hit by a speeding private vehicle.  

published on : 14th March 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

Student outfits gherao IIT-Madras; condemn attack on scholar, conduct 'beef fest'

Around 40 members of various student outfits gathered at the entrance of the IIT-Madras on Tuesday night and conducted a ‘beef fest’ by consuming beef in the open space.

published on : 31st May 2017

‘Cattle ban’ akin to fascism: Organisers of IIT-Madras beef fest

An IIT-Madras student, said lots of people from different political affiliations organised beef festival to discuss the Centre’s directive to prevent the sale of cattle for slaughter.

published on : 29th May 2017