IIT Delhi

  • IIT student's death case: Court quashes closure report, orders probe 23-04-2014 12:32 PM

    New Delhi: A court on Tuesday quashed a closure report filed by Delhi Police in the case of first year student of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi, who allegedly committed suicide in 2011. Rejecting the report, Metropolitan Magistrate Aakash Jain said there have been serious gaps and lacunae in...
  • Four IIT students on their way to celebrate placements die in an accident 31-03-2014 09:28 AM

    New Delhi: Four IIT-Delhi students have died and two others suffered injuries in a fatal accident on Sunday morning. The incident took place near Jaisalmer, when the Innova in which they were travelling, overturned. All the four students were final year students. They were on a road trip to Rajasthan...
  • Fire breaks out at IIT-Delhi campus, no casualties reported 24-02-2014 12:15 PM

    New Delhi: A small fire broke out at the Indian Institute of Technology - Delhi campus on Monday morning. Six fire tenders were rushed to the location to douse the blaze. The fire broke out inside a room on the the third floor of a building. The room was unoccupied....
  • AAP's Somnath Bharti, lawyer-cum activist with IIT degree 28-12-2013 05:23 PM

    A lawyer-turned activist with an IIT degree to boot, Somanth Bharti breached a Congress bastion by wresting power from three-time sitting MLA and high-profile former Delhi minister Kiran Walia from crucial Malviya Nagar constituency in South Delhi. Among the several giant killers that the nascent party threw in Delhi elections,...
  • IIT-Delhi signs MoU with Bihar Bridge Corporation for traffic models 28-11-2013 10:55 PM

    IIT-Delhi on Thursday entered into an agreement with the Bihar State Bridge Corporation for use of high speed traffic models in Patna to decongest the city's main roads of heavy vehicular density. A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed on Thursdaybetween the Foundation for Innovation and Technology Transfer (FITT) of...
  • IIT single entrance exam: Systems need change, not just exams

    The Straight Drive |  Sriram Balasubramanian
    The single entrance exam proposed has created quite a stir. The students are not too comfortable with it, the parents are disillusioned by it and...

  • Mumbai campus first preference of IIT students 22-06-2011 06:12 PM

    Kanpur: IIT Bombay is the first choice among students who cleared the IIT-JEE exam this year, followed by the Delhi campus. According to an IIT-Kanpur release, which conducted the exam this year, most of the students who attended the first counselling session have made Mumbai their first choice followed by...
  • Over 4.85 lakh aspirants to sit for IIT-JEE 10-04-2011 08:50 AM

    Kanpur: Over 4.85 aspirants will appear for IIT-JEE, to be held at 1,051 centres in 131 cities across the country on Sunday. "A total of 4,85,262 candidates will fight it out for roughly 10,000 seats in 16 IITs and Indian School of Mines (ISM), Dhanbad," IIT-K director SG Dhande said....
  • Short of faculty, IITs may hire foreign teachers 08-09-2010 04:24 PM

    New Delhi: Facing a massive shortage of well-qualified teachers, the prestigious Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) have mooted a proposal for hiring foreign nationals as permanent faculty members. With one-third teaching positions lying vacant, the proposal as a solution to meet the unprecedented staff crunch is expected to be deliberated...
  • Fifty years of IIT Delhi

    Connect |  Jaimon Joseph
    "We did everything shown in the movie Three Idiots", remarks Mr Lalit Mehra. "Except perhaps, deliver babies." "There used to be a lot ...

  • Student from Madras zone tops IIT-JEE 2010 26-05-2010 08:39 AM

    New Delhi: A total of 13,104 candidates on Wednesday cleared the prestigious IIT-Joint Entrance Examination (IIT-JEE) 2010 with Anumula Jithendar Reddy from Madras zone topping the test. These students will be eligible for admission in 15 IITs, ISM Dhanbad and IT-BHU. There are 9,509 seats in these institutions. Over 4.5...
  • IIT student confesses murdering girl 28-02-2010 12:54 PM

    A breakthrough in the murder case of an IIT-Delhi student who was found dead in Shimla. Police have arrested her friend who has confessed to the crime. ...
  • IITian held for murder of 'friend' in Shimla hotel 27-02-2010 08:29 PM

    Shimla: An IIT-Roorkee student was arrested in Haryana on early Sunday for allegedly murdering a female IIT student with whom he had checked into a hotel in Shimla on Friday night, police said. A 22-year-old female student of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)-Delhi, who came here with a male student...
  • Another IIT-D student tests +ve 07-08-2009 09:38 PM

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  • IIT-D takes back 2 SC students, but says no caste bias 04-07-2008 12:46 AM

    Lincoln (New Zealand): Dean Brownlie pulled New Zealand 'A' out of troubled waters with a fighting century as India 'A' lost their stranglehold over the hosts at stumps on the third and penultimate day of the second unofficial Test on Friday. Resuming the day at a precarious 198 for five...
  • IIT Delhi takes back 3 expelled Dalit students 02-07-2008 08:50 PM

    London: England coach Andy Flower says the team's rift with Kevin Pietersen could soon be resolved, possibly paving the way for a recall for the flamboyant batsman for the upcoming tour to India. Pietersen has been out of favour with England management since being dropped for sending "provocative" texts to...
  • IIT makes software for drug designing 18-10-2006 10:20 PM

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