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These IIT Kharagpur researchers can generate power from your wet clothes

The researchers have utilised tiny channels, so-called nanochannels, in the cellulose-based fabric network traditionally woven, to generate electrical power

Published on 18th September 2019
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The University of Queensland has plenty of Indian PhD scholars. This is why

Dr Jessica Gallagher of the University of Queensland tells us more about their focus on partnerships with Indian varsities

Published on 18th September 2019
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Here's why people are storming Twitter with the hashtag #millennialretirementplans

From living in their parents' basements to colonizing the Mars only to destroy it like Earth, millennials (those born between 1980 and 2000) wished for early death

Published on 18th September 2019
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This electric auto rickshaw designed by IIT Kharagpur students could make you turn Ola, Uber away soon

Manuj Agrawal, one of the students, explains to us why they wanted to create this vehicle and what makes it different from the electronic three-wheelers already in the market

Published on 18th September 2019
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Meet the women who are keeping Hyderabad's stray dogs safe and sound

These two women are helping schoolchildren in Telangana understand how to love stray dogs and deal with them perfectly through their initiative Compassionate Society For Animals 

Published on 17th September 2019
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Thousands of people to join demonstrations worldwide on Sept 20 to fight climate change ahead of UN summit

Climate change has become an increasingly important issue for voters in recent years, particularly in Europe

Published on 17th September 2019
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FSSAI issues notice to 75 educational institutions in Coimbatore for unhygienic environment, poor sanitation

Around 61 educational institutions and 14 institutions were issued notices under section 55 (the penalty for failure to comply with the directions of Food Safety Officer)

Published on 17th September 2019
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Dress Codes: Raw policing of women leads to wilful creation of hostile spaces

The worrying part of this is the deeper questions its raises in terms of authoritarian practices in the administration of educational institutions, and the derogation of dignity it perpetuates.

Published on 17th September 2019
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Severe mass-extinction occurred on Earth 260 million years ago, says new US study

Scientists had previously determined that there were five major mass-extinction events, wiping out large numbers of species and defining the ends of geological periods

Published on 16th September 2019
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UGC NET 2019: NTA introduces almost a 25 per cent fee hike in all categories

The application fee for OBC/ Economically Weaker Section (EWS) candidates has also been increased from Rs 400 to Rs 500 

Published on 14th September 2019
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Why the youth of West Bengal are marching from Singur to Mamata's Secretariat

Declining quality of education is not an issue new to Bengal neither is unemployment and the youth has been the worst affected

Published on 13th September 2019
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Here's how this artist turns leaves into art to bring attention to the environment

Subham has carved images of several famous personalities onto leaves with just the help of a pen and a blade

Published on 13th September 2019
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India expands presence in global university rankings, but falls out of top 300

India's top-ranked university, Bangalore's Indian Institute of Science (IISc) declined, marking the first time that India is not in top 300 since 2012 in the tally

Published on 12th September 2019
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JEE Main 2020: Here's all you need to know about the BPlan exam pattern, syllabus

The JEE Main 2020 BPlan will have questions based on general awareness regarding development issues, government programs/schemes, etc as per the NTA

Published on 11th September 2019
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IIT students should find ways to arrange green fodder for animals and cheaper alternatives to plastic: PM Modi

Kick-starting the 'Start-up Grand Challenge' project, PM Modi said that the IIT students should associate with it and provide solutions to the problem

Published on 11th September 2019

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