Only 6 Indian universities in top 400 of global rankings; perform better in engineering and management

Only 6 Indian universities in top 400 of global rankings; perform better in engineering and management

The list is awash with IITs and IIMs, and features only one private Indian institution.

Mar 02, 2018, 14:13 PM IST

'Climate change to positively impact rice, tea in northeast'

Climate change is going to positively impact rice and tea in at least coming 15 years in the northeast.

Dec 18, 2015, 21:23 PM IST

Spicy insight: Curcumin database to preclude false patent claims

Indian scientists have created the world's first comprehensive open database on curcumin -- the star therapeutic component of the golden Indian spice turmeric and a hot favourite with researchers across the globe -- to foster innovation and generate public awareness.

Sep 15, 2015, 13:19 PM IST

IIT-G staff demonstrate demanding Dean's dismissal over alleged rape of subordinate

The Dean Academic Affairs Prof Alok Kumar Ghosal of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)-Guwahati, arrested in connection with the alleged rape of a subordinate staff, has been placed under suspension.

Dec 18, 2014, 20:27 PM IST

IIT-Guwahati dean arrested for allegedly raping office assistant

In another shocking incident of sexual assault in an educational institute, dean of the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Guwahati, Aloke Kumar Ghoshal was taken into custody by the Assam police on Tuesday for allegedly raping an office assistant.

Dec 16, 2014, 22:12 PM IST

India should focus on innovation, not outsourcing: V K Singh

India should focus more on innovation to make it a centre of industrial activities instead of just becoming a mere destination of outsourcing, DONER Minister Gen (retd) Vijay Kumar Singh said on Sunday.

Jul 13, 2014, 15:48 PM IST

IIT Guwahati leads India into top 100 global varsity rankings

IIT-Guwahati is the only Indian educational institute in the 2014 league table of '100 Under 50' institutions released by the 'Times Higher Education' (THE) magazine.

May 01, 2014, 12:21 PM IST

Engineering student goes missing from IIT-Guwahati

A final year B Tech student of IIT-Guwahati has been reported missing, official sources said on Sunday.

Apr 14, 2013, 20:04 PM IST

IIT-Guwahati Dir criticised for supporting Sibal

IIT-Guwahati Director Gautam Barua on Tuesday came under attack from an apex body of the faculties of all IITs for supporting the Centre`s `one-nation one-test`.

Jun 12, 2012, 18:28 PM IST

IBM to collaborate with IIT-Guwahati for SUR

IT major IBM Tuesday entered into a collaboration with IIT-Guwahati for Shared University Research (SUR) on computer assisted therapy and rehabilitation for speech, hearing and language pathologies.

Dec 06, 2011, 21:13 PM IST