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Hike Research scholars fellowship Strike

A year after the fellowship hike protests, plenty of researchers across India haven't got their stipends ever since  

An IIT Delhi researcher has started an open Google Document to get an exact number of research scholars who are yet to receive their stipends

Published on 6th February 2020
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Got a PhD from a CSIR institute? You can't get a job in some NITs. This is why

A few NITs in the country accept candidates for the faculty position, only if they have at least one degree from a CFTI. No CSIR institutes are included in the list of CFTIs

Published on 24th January 2020
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CUSAT researchers develop bio-drying reactor to turn your trash to energy-rich mass

Professor Renu Pawels from CUSAT explains about the process of using their new technology to reduce moisture content in solid waste

Published on 12th November 2019
Hyderabad Metro Rail

Hyderabad metro stations to put up science exhibitions to promote scientific temper

The eight km-long stretch between Secunderabad East and Nagole metro stations will have scientific promotional activities

Published on 1st November 2019
PHD Students

Why skipping an MTech and doing a PhD directly could scuttle your teaching dreams in India

Many universities in the country require its faculty to possess a master's degree along with a PhD. Since this is the norm, the IIT Council's suggestion that they skip the MTech may be premature

Published on 1st October 2019
Tocklai Tea Research Institute

Fund crunch cripples world's oldest tea research institute in Assam

Retired employees are also yet to get their full dues, they say. The institute's director A K Barooah says that financial trouble for the institute began during the period 2012-2017

Published on 24th September 2019
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This coating made from rice husk, by Shiv Nadar University, can save India's monuments from corrosion

Developed by extracting the nano-silica particles of rice husk — an agriculture waste product, it also has the potential to offer an alternative to crop residue burning by farmers

Published on 23rd September 2019
Dr Asis Datta

It's like taking back Nobel: Former JNU VC on letter to emeritus professors

Dr Asis Datta, the former Vice-Chancellor of JNU, said that he has never heard of evaluation of an emeritus professor's post

Published on 6th September 2019
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The Swadeshi Science Movement has been on a mission to create scientific minds across India

The Swadeshi Science Movement has been working to bring Kerala closer to the importance of science and technology

Published on 5th September 2019
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Chikungunya virus linked to joint pain that persists for years after initial infection, finds US study

The disease has now been reported in more than 40 countries, and approximately 30 to 60 per cent of the people infected with the virus continue to experience joint pain for months to years

Published on 30th August 2019
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Comparing a building to a mango tree? Ask Tarun Jami to explain how that works

He holds degrees in Civil Engineering and Environmental Science. Along with running GreenJams, he is also pursuing a PhD from AcSIR at CSIR-Central Building Research Institute (CSIR-CBRI), Roorkee

Published on 19th August 2019
India March For Science

Mahabharata's a great literary piece, but not scientific: Why India will March for Science on August 9

The scientists, students and the scientific community at large will march to stop the propagation of unscientific ideas and develop scientific temper

Published on 30th July 2019
Phd MeToo by IISER researcher

#PhDMeToo: Research scholars start #MeToo campaign to call out guides who harassed them

The campaign that was kickstarted by IISER researcher Sachin Batar on July 3, is using the hashtag #PhDMeToo and is urging researchers to come forward with their stories

Published on 3rd July 2019
IIRBS in Kottayam

Run a college on 25k a month? That's what Kottayam's IIRBS is trying to do and failing

The  Institute of Integrated programmes and Research in Basic Sciences is allegedly facing a massive fund crunch. The VC of the MG University says that it can be rectified if they merely write to him

Published on 26th June 2019
Convocation of Great Lakes Institute

Nationalism isn't merely saying Vande Mataram or Jai Hind, Venkaiah Naidu at Great Lakes convocation

The 15th Annual Convocation saw 624 students graduating this year across full-time and executive programs including PGPM, PGDM, PGXPM and PGPM

Published on 22nd May 2019

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