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New flying reptile that lived in China 160 years ago reveals the oldest opposed thumb 

A team of international researchers has discovered the earliest-known example of an opposed thumb on a new tree-dwelling pterosaur species that lived in China 160 million years ago

Published on 13th April 2021
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Sony India software to award scholarships for women students at IISc

The goal of the fellowships is to encourage more women candidates to pursue higher studies at IISc, especially in engineering and technology, in order to address the gender inequality in these areas

Published on 12th April 2021
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90 Rock! This Chennai man with five master's degrees just got his PhD. He now wants to do an MBA

Stanislaus earned his first master’s degree in 1978, when he was 47. Oftentimes, a lot of his teachers, including his research guide, were considerably younger than him

Published on 12th April 2021
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Welcome to Reason: Should a person’s surname matter?

Some names or surnames have professional brand value, particularly in creative fields like acting. Aishwarya Rai didn't change her surname when she married Abhishek Bachchan

Published on 12th April 2021
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Meet Madhavan Mukund, the new director of Chennai Mathematical Institute

Mukund will be taking over from May 1. He will be succeeding Rajeeva Karandikar, who has been the Director of the institute for a decade

Published on 9th April 2021
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Does the South Asian Univerisity owe first-year PhD students Rs 1.5 lakh in stipends?

The students who just joined the course last year have not even seen the campus and argued that there is enough space for 50-odd students in the PhD first-year batch

Published on 8th April 2021
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From working in a brick kiln to doing a PhD on how Irula kids can study better, this TN man's story is inspiring

A former child labourer and a school dropout, Dhamodharan Muniyan has now completed his PhD thesis on the education levels of children in the Irula tribes

Published on 7th April 2021
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This institute in T'puram is training people from socially challenged backgrounds to empower others just like them

Kanthari is an institute that trains individuals with social, physical or economic challenges to set up platforms that can empower others like them through a comprehensive programme

Published on 7th April 2021
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Kishore Kothapalli Appointed Dean of Academics at IIIT Hyderabad 

Kishore Kothapalli has been appointed the new Dean of Academics at IIIT Hyderabad. He takes over from Jayanthi Sivaswamy who previously held the position for two consecutive terms

Published on 6th April 2021
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Prioritising who gets COVID-19 vaccine first saves lives, finds study

The researchers modelled COVID-19 transmission rates and the optimal allocation of an initially limited vaccine supply in the US under a variety of scenarios

Published on 5th April 2021
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TN election 2021: What will the education sector gain if these parties get voted to power?

While a lot of parties promise to abolish NEET and set up free coaching centres, some have a few other interesting takes too

Published on 5th April 2021
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IIT Hyderabad develops dual carbon alternative to lithium-ion batteries

The novel dual carbon battery developed by IITH, consists of zero-transition metal that is environmentally benign

Published on 5th April 2021
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ABVP student leader attacked Rakesh Tikait convoy in Alwar to garner publicity

Kuldeep Yadav, a student leader associated with ABVP, currently under arrest for the attack on Tikait's convoy, has reportedly made this confession during interrogation by the Alwar police

Published on 5th April 2021
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India world's largest democratic educational ecosystem, says Union Education Minister Nishank

Nishank spoke to UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and UNESCO's Education Ministers about the challenges being faced and the work being done on the strategy of leaving no students behind

Published on 30th March 2021
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NIT Rourkela starts RT-PCR tests for students before online semester exam

Rourkela ADM Aboli Sunil Naravane said the administration has started testing of students and simultaneously analysing the extent of infection spread on campus

Published on 29th March 2021

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