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These students from MITE developed a frictionless gear transmission system using polymagnets

The innovation that makes rides smoother won them a prize of Rs 10 Lakhs

Published on 17th March 2017
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LIBA students find simple, cheap way to clean up fluoride contaminated water, win prize at UK Social Innovation Challenge

What started as a 5 mark project became a 500 pounds prize for six students from Chennai's LIBA, as they made a proposal for a simple way to clean up fluoride contaminated water in villages 

Published on 22nd April 2017
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Tamil Nadu Government awards Rifath Sharook and his team Rs 10 lakh for designing 'The World's Lightest Satellite'

The KalamSat, launched on June 22, won first prize from among 80,000 models in a competition held by NASA

Published on 12th July 2017
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Here is a chance for you to get classes from the best teachers around

Coursera is a digital learning platform based in the US which can provide you with classes from Nobel Prize winners, Pulitzer Prize winners and the best teachers around the globe

Published on 31st July 2017
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A number of Bengaluru scientists had a big hand to play in this year's Nobel Prize in Physics. Here's how

Bengaluru-based Professor Bala Iyer, who had been working on the LIGO project for decades is now elated about his colleagues receiving the Nobel Prize

Published on 6th October 2017
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Because learning should be Chimple: How storytellers and artists can help kids read and write  

Bengaluru-based startup Chimple was also one of the few to get their hands on Elon Musk’s one million dollars at the Global Learning XPRIZE competition

Published on 11th October 2017
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Twelve-year-old Narikuruva boy up for Int'l Peace Prize after getting 25 children from his community to join school

Shakti is one among 169 children to be nominated for the International Children's Peace Prize, an honour once held by Malala Youzafsai

Published on 24th October 2017
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Bookworms, brace yourself for 'no save' November as bookshelves to carry greats like  Jeet Thayil and Sachin Tendulkar

With the Nobel Prize for Literature and the Man Booker Prize -- the two most coveted literary honours -- having been awarded earlier in October, November has an exotic menu

Published on 31st October 2017
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I told them I was sleepy and a social media addict: How a Pune student just became Wooplr's CEO

Pune-based Neha Hasabe has won the #CEOforamonth challenge organised by the Bengaluru-based startup in February. Not just that, she also bags a prize money of a lakh. Jealous much? 

Published on 29th March 2018
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#MeToo impact: No Nobel Literature Prize for the first time in 70 years

The last time the institution delayed a prize announcement was in 1949. —William Faulkner received the prize a year later, the same year Bertrand Russell was honoured

Published on 4th May 2018
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Maharashtra government to award Rs 25 lakh each to the state's 5 tribal students who successfully scaled Mt Everest

Tribal students to be awarded cash prizes by Maharashtra Government for achieving an impossible feat of scaling Mt Everest

Published on 29th May 2018
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Delhi College Grads win $1million for Women Safety Device

The Delhi College of Engineering graduates won the 'Anu and Naveen Jain XPrize for Women's Safety' at an awards ceremony at the United Nations

Published on 7th June 2018
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These St Joseph's students just designed a tractor for 'small' farmers — and it's awesome

Students from St Joseph's Institute of Technology designed an eco-friendly and high-performance tractor and bagged the first prize in the Best Design Category at SAE

Published on 16th July 2018
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Remembering V S Naipaul: Five of his best books and why you should read them

Nobel Prize-winning novelist V S Naipaul died at the age of 85 years. Here's is a list of five books from the author you should read

Published on 12th August 2018
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Kofi Annan, former UN secretary-general, dies at 80

Kofi Annan, the former UN secretary-general who won the Nobel Peace Prize for humanitarian work, has died aged 80

Published on 18th August 2018

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