Tag Archives: Madras

IIT Madras gets world’s largest combustion research centre

Promising a giant boost to the Indian scientific community, the world’s largest combustion research centre was inaugurated at the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras today. The National Centre for Combustion Research and Development (NCCRD) was inaugurated by NITI Aayog member V K Saraswat in the presence of Prof Ashutosh Sharma, Secretary, Department of Science and Technology, a release by the ... Read More »

NEET 2017: SC stays Madras HC interim order, asks CBSE to declare results

The Supreme Court also requested high courts to not entertain petitions on matters relating to NEET 2017. Photo: PTI New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday stayed the Madras high court interim order restraining publication of results of National Eligibility-Cum-Entrance Test (NEET) 2017 for admission to MBBS and BDS courses. The apex court also directed the Central Board of Secondary ... Read More »

J Jayalalithaa passes away: IIT Madras postpones campus placements to December 8

The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras postponed the ongoing campus placements to December 8, following the death of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa. IIT Madras postpones campus placements to December 8 RELATED STORIES J Jayalalithaa passes away: Schools, colleges shut down in Tamil Nadu CAT 2016: How candidates reacted post exam 17 SSA employees suspended by Arunachal Pradesh ... Read More »

Madras HC issues notice to state govt. regarding extending scholarship to BC/MBC students of private colleges

The Madras High Court has issued notice to the state government on a petition seeking to extend the scholarship facility to Backward Class (BC) and Most Backward Class (MBC) students studying in private self-financing colleges. Why was the notice issued? Justice M Sathyanarayanan ordered the notice on a petition filed by a student S Sowmya, but then, adjourned the matter ... Read More »