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From Stanford to Madurai Kamaraj University, meet the winners of the Infosys Prize 2020

All six winners were from varied backgrounds but were picked during a difficult year for the world at large — and they were announced virtually

Published on 2nd December 2020
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Meet Suresh Nair, the BHU prof who's getting students to spread the message of peace through art 

Suresh K Nair's work has always celebrated messages of peace and equality. Here's why he regards his work as his social responsibility and ensures that his students practise the same

Published on 2nd December 2020
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Here's your chance to 'shadow' this Kolkata start-up and learn all that there is to learn about entrepreneurship

Reading Right is turning the gears when it comes to their latest venture, their app. And you can be a part of this change by applying for their latest programme, Shadow A Startup. Are you ready?

Published on 1st December 2020
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Ahmedabad University holds its 10th convocation online, 826 students graduate

The event took place virtually with active participation of students, parents, Chancellor Sanjay Lal Bhai, Vice Chancellor Pankaj Chandra along with all the Deans and faculty of Ahmedabad University

Published on 30th November 2020
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Class XII student dies by suicide in Kolkata, police continue to investigate

Officials of the detective department of Kolkata Police visited the complex to investigate if there was any foul play behind the incident

Published on 30th November 2020
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Here's how JU students led a peaceful strike for farmers, played street football - while Delhi Police detained protestors

Farmers from Haryana and Punjab are still protesting at the national capital's border and barbed wires are being placed to keep them from entering the city

Published on 27th November 2020
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IIT Madras researchers develop solar-powered unmanned autonomous survey craft for Indian ports, inland waterways

It is a significant leap towards indigeniation of Indian Maritime Sector, which is currently dominated by Foreign Technology and is capable of delivering precise depth measurements

Published on 23rd November 2020
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US Consulate in Kolkata launches project for women entrepreneurs in the northeast

This global programme will help the women to explore not just the fundamentals of business and capital, but build a better future for families, communities, and their states

Published on 21st November 2020
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Hyderabad Children's Theatre Festival has gone virtual this time. Here's what you can expect

Children, gather around your screens. Because HCTF is going online and it will not disappoint. There are plays, Q&As and even a roundtable. Are you up for the various plays that it has in store?

Published on 21st November 2020
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Meet the Potterhead law professor from Kolkata who designed a Harry Potter curriculum

We spoke to Shouvik Kumar Guha, a Law professor from Kolkata who designed a curriculum on Harry Potter

Published on 17th November 2020
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Use digital tech to give India's tribals knowledge, legal info: SC Advocate Sanjay Upadhyay on sustainable development

Unless we are serious about including them in the decision-making process, we will not get there, SC Advocate Sanjay Upadhyay added while speaking at the New Indian Express' e-expression

Published on 16th November 2020
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Nearly 2 lakh Indian students chose US for higher studies in 2019-20 academic year: Report

Indian students comprised nearly 20 per cent of the over one million students from around the world, and the US has seen a steady increase in the number of undergraduate students from India

Published on 16th November 2020
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Young readers' tramcar library to start rolling on Children's Day in Kolkata

The tram would run on Shyambazar-Esplanade and Esplanade-Gariahat routes spanning north and south Kolkata and children up to 18 years would get a free ride on it,

Published on 13th November 2020
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Children's Day 2020: How the pandemic has taken November 14 away from kids — and how they're coping  

With schools closed for almost a year, most of these kids haven't seen their friends and teachers for a long time. So how does it feel to celebrate Children's Day amid a pandemic?

Published on 13th November 2020
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This 17-year-old's innovations are helping the farmers in his village and he's just getting started

Ashok Gorre is a 17-year-old from Huzurnagar, a town in Telangana, who is at it when it comes to innovation after receiving accolades last year. All that he does he does for his own brethren, farmers 

Published on 11th November 2020

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