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IIT-Kgp ex-students develop driverless shuttles
News & Analysis

IIT-Kgp ex-students develop driverless shuttles

Self-driving shuttles for in-campus travel, designed by a team of ex-students from IIT-Kharagpur's Robotics Research Group, would reduce operating costs by 40 to 60 percent, a statement from the institute said

West Bengal Assembly Election: Modi dubs Mamata 'Shahenshah', attacks Congress-Left tie-up
Politics

West Bengal Assembly Election: Modi dubs Mamata 'Shahenshah', attacks Congress-Left tie-up

Going all guns blazing, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday dubbed West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee as a "Shahenshah", raised the sting operation that showed a number of Trinamool Congress leaders allegedly accepting bundles of cash and called the Congress-Left Front poll adjustment a challenge to Bengali pride and wisdom

peer pressure:  IITs not to reveal salary figures from this placement season
Life

peer pressure: IITs not to reveal salary figures from this placement season

Country's premier technical institute, the IITs have decided not to reveal any pay package figures from this placement season following complaints of peer and parental pressure on students.

Going beyond engineering, IIT Kharagpur to soon produce doctors
India

Going beyond engineering, IIT Kharagpur to soon produce doctors

Going beyond engineering, IIT Kharagpur would soon start offering MBBS courses as well.

Alumna pledges $1 million to IIT-Kharagpur
India

Alumna pledges $1 million to IIT-Kharagpur

Ruma Acharya-Deysarkar, an eminent Indian-American entrepreneur and an IIT Kharagpur passout has pledged USD 1 million for setting up a Center for Petroleum Engineering at her alma mater.