COVID-19: IIT-Delhi researchers develop affordable, breathable PPE coverall

COVID-19, the ongoing pandemic, is spreading across the globe and has resulted in the death of over three lakh people, so far, while many infected with the virus are undergoing treatment. Amidst the COVID-19 crisis, the IIT Delhi’s Department of Textile and Fibre Engineering is actively involved in the development of high-functional and speciality textile materials and has successfully commercialised products, for the national interest.

May 19, 2020, 18:32 PM IST

IIT-Delhi develops coronavirus COVID-19 test kit, gets ICMR's approval

The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi has developed a COVID-19 test kit, which has got the approval of Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR).

Apr 25, 2020, 09:08 AM IST

IITs asked to come up with action plan to improve global ranking

Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank chaired the 53rd meeting of the Council of Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) at IIT-Delhi on Friday.

Sep 27, 2019, 21:58 PM IST

GATE 2020 exam dates, GATE 2020 result dates announced on gate.iitd.ac.in, check details here

The GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS) website will open on 3 September 2019 and the closing date for submission of (online) application (through website) is 24 September 2019. 

Jul 09, 2019, 15:50 PM IST

No Indian university among top 100 globally; IIT Bombay ranks 152, IIT Delhi 182

IIT-Bombay, IIT-Delhi and IISc (Bangalore) are among the top 200 universities in the world.

Jun 19, 2019, 12:16 PM IST

World Environment Day: Beat air pollution with IIT-Delhi alumni's low-cost solution

Launched by IIT-Delhi alumni, Nanoclean Global Pvt Ltd is an Indian start-up, providing low-cost solutions to tackle air pollution. It had won the prestigious Startup National Award for their effort. #WorldEnvironmentDay #BeatAirPollution #IIT

Jun 05, 2019, 16:00 PM IST

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

‪‪QS World University Rankings out: IIT-Delhi, IIT-Bombay, IISc catapult to global top 200 universities

The Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) WUR, a British agency, ranks higher educational institutes, compares top universities in the world based on six performance parameters.

Jun 08, 2017, 15:35 PM IST

Delhi University, Aligarh Muslim University, IIT-Delhi among 10 websites hacked, pro-Pak messages displayed

10 websites, including that of three central universities, were hacked on Tuesday.

Apr 25, 2017, 18:54 PM IST

Indian-origin's startup 'Zunum Aero' developing hybrid electric planes by early 2020s

The regional hybrid-electric aircraft, which will have 10 to 50 seats, are being developed with backing from Boeing's HorizonX innovation cell and JetBlue Technology Ventures.


Apr 06, 2017, 12:29 PM IST

Didn't want to study engineering, IIT-Delhi student attempts suicide

Nitish Kumar Purthi, a first-year student of Engineering-Physics, is admitted at AIIMS trauma centre and his condition is stated to be critical, said a senior police officer.

Mar 29, 2017, 15:51 PM IST

After John Kerry makes "boat" joke, PM Narendra Modi tells US leader: 'Looks like rains have warmly welcomed you'

When John Kerry met PM Narendra Modi, monsoon floods in New Delhi became a talking point at the meeting.

Sep 01, 2016, 09:33 AM IST

John Kerry cracks joke on Delhi rains, asks IIT students if they reached here on boats

US Secretary of State John Kerry's interaction with the students of the Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi was delayed by an hour due to heavy showers.

Aug 31, 2016, 11:13 AM IST

Four IITs, IISc among Asia's top 50 varsities. Check QS University Rankings for 2016 here

The Bengaluru-based Indian Institute of Science (IISc) and four Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) are listed in Asia's top 50 universities.

Jun 15, 2016, 13:07 PM IST

Conduct air quality study in Ghaziabad: Residents ask IIT-Delhi

A residents' association in Ghaziabad has asked IIT-Delhi to conduct a detailed study of air polluting sources in this Delhi suburb, in view of the deteriorating air quality in the National Capital Region (NCR).

Dec 13, 2015, 19:33 PM IST

Bengaluru man travels 3,000 km in self-built solar car

A 63-year-old man arrived here to participate in the first India International Science Fair (IISF) on Monday, using a self-developed solar electric-powered car to cover 3,000 km from Bangalore to Delhi.

Dec 07, 2015, 23:26 PM IST

Watch: Mark Zuckerberg's Townhall Q&A seminar at IIT-Delhi

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Oct 28, 2015, 14:53 PM IST

K Gupta likely to take interim charge of IIT-Delhi

IIT-Delhi's board of governors is said to have proposed the name of K Gupta as its interim director as the HRD Ministry is set to relieve incumbent R Shevgaonkar of his duty.

Jun 09, 2015, 00:42 AM IST

IIT-D faculty to ask Shevgaonkar to withdraw resignation

Faculty members of IIT Delhi would call on Director R Shevgaonkar soon after he returns from leave on January 11 to persuade him to withdraw his resignation.

Jan 07, 2015, 22:38 PM IST

Resignation row: IIT-D faculty forum backs director

The faculty forum of IIT Delhi has passed a resolution strongly backing its director Raghunath Shevgaonkar in the wake of his resignation from the post a few days back citing some "unforeseen situations".

Jan 06, 2015, 22:26 PM IST