Last Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2013, 13:38
Over 200 faculty members and alumni of the Indian Institute of Technology-Kharagpur (IIT-KGP) participated in a silent protest on Saturday.
Last Updated: Monday, July 30, 2012, 21:30
IIT faculty would be increasingly involved in key decision-making process on the matter of common tests to ensure broader consensus at different levels, HRD Ministry sources on Monday said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 20, 2012, 08:56
Sources in the IIT faculty said that the government is considering this proposal to break the logjam over the proposed common entrance test.
Last Updated: Monday, June 11, 2012, 23:41
The national body of IIT faculty was Upset over the common entrance test proposed by the human resource development ministry.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 31, 2012, 22:54
IIT Faculty federation alleged the new pattern of common entrance test announced by Govt would erode the autonomy of the elite institutions.
Last Updated: Saturday, October 24, 2009, 18:45
The stand-off between the IIT faculty and the government over the "anomalies" in pay structure finally ended on Saturday with the teachers` body deciding to accept the new package in the "interest" of the institutes.
Last Updated: Saturday, October 03, 2009, 22:34
The IIT Faculty, which has been
protesting "anomalies" in the pay structure, on Saturday took their
demands, including that for a better package at entry level,
to the Prime Minister`s Office.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 01, 2009, 12:06
In a bid to end the stand-off
between the government and agitating IIT faculty protesting
anomalies in pay structure, HRD Minister Kapil Sibal has
agreed to meet the teachers on Thursday.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 24, 2009, 10:27
Teachers of IITs, for the first time, are staging a hunger strike on the issue of pay structure.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 22, 2009, 15:10
IIT directors on Tuesday termed as a
"wrong step" the decision by faculty members to go on a
day-long hunger strike on the issue of pay structure and
appealed to them to do a rethink and resolve problems through
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 22, 2009, 14:10
A day after 1,300 teachers of the Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) decided to go on hunger strike, two IIT directors Tuesday said the faculty had apparently misunderstood the government proposal on pay and autonomy.
Last Updated: Monday, September 21, 2009, 20:31
Unhappy over the current pay
structure, the IIT faculties on Monday gave an ultimatum to the
government till October to sort out the issue.
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