CAMPUS

  • Google plans to open its own campus in Hyderabad 15 hours 23 minutes ago

    Hyderabad: Internet giant Google plans to open its own "permanent and big" campus in Hyderabad and is set to sign an MoU with Telangana government shortly to take up the venture. "We are likely to sign MoU with Google. They are likely to open their campus here in Hyderabad. It will...
  • IIT Kharagpur bags maximum jobs compared to other IITs Yesterday

    Kolkata: As the first phase of placements drew to a close, IIT Kharagpur students have got the maximum number of jobs as compared to other IITs, institute officials said on Sunday. The first phase of placements, which ended on Saturday, witnessed a growth of around 10 per cent with 1,100-plus job...
  • IIT-Indore student offered Rs 1.7 crore salary package by Google 1 week ago

    Indore: A 21-year-old B Tech student of IIT Indore has bagged a job with Google at an annual salary package of Rs 1.7 crore, one of the highest packages offered by the US-based internet giant during campus placements at the premier institutes. Gaurav Agarwal, a student of B Tech final year...
  • Smriti Irani lays foundation stone of east Delhi campus of GGSIPU December 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani on Sunday laid the foundation stone of an 18.75 acre east Delhi campus of Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU), which will be equipped with modern facilities including solar power panels and geo-thermal cooling systems. The Rs 285-crore campus to come up in the...
  • IIT Delhi students turn down $125,000 offers for domestic firms December 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Domestic offers seem to be gaining traction among some IIT Delhi students, who have turned down international offers with over $125,000 per annum packages to work within the home country. As per details of the annual placement drive shared by the premier engineering institute, the first six days of...
  • IIT Kharagpur student gets Rs 1.5 crore pay package December 2, 2014

    Kolkata: In one of the fattest pay package offered to an IITian ever in campus placements, a student of Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur has been offered an annual salary of over Rs 1.5 crore. IIT Kharagpur officials said the salary package was among the 163 offers made by 27 visiting...
  • Violence erupts again in Banaras Hindu University; 5 hostels evacuated November 22, 2014

    Varanasi: Five hostels were evacuated in Banaras Hindu University after students of two hostels clashed with each other on Saturday, the second day of the ongoing stalemate between varsity and students who want the earlier form of the students union to be brought back. A scuffle broke out again between a...
  • JNU sets up panel to check pollution, accidents on campus November 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Jawaharlal Nehru University has set up a committee to implement policies which will help check rising pollution and regulate traffic on the campus. The decision to set up 'Traffic Planning Committee' was taken by the administration recently and was informed to JNU Teachers' Association (JNUTA), which had raised...
  • Daughter of Principal of prominent Delhi school found dead inside campus October 22, 2014

    New Delhi: A daughter of the Principal of a prominent Delhi school was found dead inside the campus. The principal lived in the school compound with his family. Prima facie, it appears to be a case of suicide. The body was found on Tuesday night. The daughter was 29-year-old. More details are awaited. ...
  • Celkon Campus One A354C with a 3.5-inch display, Android 4.4 KitKat launched at Rs 2,599 in India October 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Extending its portfolio, Celkom has added a new low-cost smartphone to its portfolio. Named the Celkon Campus One A354C, the phone comes with a 3.5-inch display and runs Android 4.4 KitKat. Priced at Rs 2,599, the new smartphone sports a 2-megapixel rear camera with an LED flash and a...
  • IP University's East Campus to be set up in Surajmal Vihar October 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Indraprastha University will soon have a separate East Campus in Surajmal Vihar area with the Delhi government clearing hurdles to start construction work for it on an 18-acre plot in east Delhi. "All hurdles coming in the way to have an east campus of IP university have been cleared....
  • 24 of our friends still stuck in NIT campus, says rescued Jammu student September 11, 2014

    In an interview to CNNIBN, NIT students who have safely returned from the floodravaged valleys of Jammu and Kashmir talk about their journey from Srinagar to Leh and then finally Delhi. "24 of our friends are still stuck in Srinagar. We are excited to fly back home today," said a...
  • J&K: Stranded victim's mother relieved after hearing from her son September 9, 2014

    Many students from Visakhapatnam are stranded at the NIT campus in the floodhit Srinagar. They spoke to CNNIBN to tell their families that they are safe. Mother of stranded victim from Visakhapatnam, Suntara Padmaja thanked CNNIBN for making her talk to her son. ...
  • Watch: Apple's new spaceshiplike campus filmed on a GoPro camera; shows construction progess at the site September 1, 2014

    Shot with a GoPro cameraequipped drone, this video shows an aerial view of Apple's new spaceshiplike campus "Campus 2". The 126acre campus would include wooded walking areas, restaurants and fitness centres. It will accommodate up to 13,000 employees.Separate buildings for research would be built nearby and occupy about 300,000 square...
  • CWG 2014: Indian women paddlers lose, face Australia for team bronze July 27, 2014

    Glasgow: The Indian women's table tennis team failed to qualify for the summit clash in the Commonwealth Games as they lost their semifinal match 13 to defending champions Singapore at the Scotstoun Sports Campus on Saturday. In the first singles, Tianwei Feng defeated Shamini Kumaresan 30 (111, 1311, 115) but Manika...
  • Cricket Culture Campus inaugurated in Thane July 15, 2014

    Thane: Former India cricketer Sanjay Bangar on Tuesday inaugurated the Cricket Culture Campus, an indoor residential training centre, which aims at imparting allround training to aspiring cricketing talents. Bangar, on the occasion, said young cricketers who want to make it big in the sport, should focus...
  • Campus Calling: Is there any hope for a 70 percenter? July 6, 2014

    On the last episode of this year's Campus Calling, Additional Group VC Amity Gurinder Singh takes your calls on queries on college admissions. ...
  • Campus Calling: How to choose your best career option? June 27, 2014

    As admission season is around, CNNIBN takes a look at some unusual career options for those who want to walk the road less taken. Zubin Malhotra from Career Guidance India answers all the questions. ...
  • Watch: Students, teachers hold protest in Delhi University over FYUP June 26, 2014

    Students, teachers protested outside the Art Faculty in Delhi University over the ongoing row regarding the FourYear Undergraduate Progamme. There is no end yet to the standoff between the University Grants Commission and Delhi University over the FourYear Undergraduate Programme. As a result of this, there are no admissions for...
  • Campus Calling: Possible career options after completing your educations June 20, 2014

    As admission season is around, CNNIBN takes a look at some unusual career options for those who want to walk the road less taken. Praveen Malhotra from Career Guidance India answers all the questions. ...
  • Celkon Campus A35K: The cheapest Android KitKatpowered smartphone available online for Rs 2,999 June 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Affordable handset maker Celkon today launched its 'Campus A35K' smartphone in the country for Rs 2,999 in an exclusive partnership with online marketplace Snapdeal.com. Touted as the cheapest Android Kitkatoperating system based smartphone, the handset has dualSIM slot and is powered by 1GHz processor with 256MB of...
  • Campus Calling: Answers to all the admissions related queries June 13, 2014

    As admission season is around, CNNIBN takes a look at some unusual career options for those who want to walk the road less taken. Zubin Malhotra from Career Guidance India answers all the questions. ...
  • Watch: Apple's new spaceship-like campus and how it was conceived April 22, 2014

    Apple has released a new video that details the company's new Campus 2 project. The video describes how Steve Jobs' ideas about environmental design went into designing and constructing this unique space. The 126-acre campus would include wooded walking areas, restaurants and fitness centres. It will accommodate up to 13,000...
  • ICAI twoday campus placement programme from February 17 February 3, 2014

    Coimbatore: The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) will hold a twoday nationwide campus placement programme from February 17. The programme is being held at 16 different locations in India, including Coimbatore, V Murali, Chief Coordinator of Coimbatore, said on Monday. The programme is held twice every year in FebruaryMarch...
  • Kohler Bold Art: An occasion to celebrate Art and design January 26, 2014

    Kohler has been a world leader in the kitchen and bath industry. All the products that come out of Kohler's table have a strong design and aesthetics aspect to them. The company has been strongly associated with designers and art for the past 140 years. Kohler has been running arts...
  • Auditorium of Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya destroyed in major fire, no casualties January 15, 2014

    An auditorium of the Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya (DAVV) in Indore was gutted in a major fire, police said on Wednesday. Though nobody was injured in the mishap that occurred on Tuesday night, the fire has caused a major loss to the property, they said. Police said the blaze started in the...
  • Grenade attack wounds 24 in Philippine school January 13, 2014

    A grenade attack wounded at least 24 people in a school campus in the southern Philippines, including government personnel, who were battling a fire, police said Monday. Firefighters, disasterresponse personnel and police were trying to control the fire in a bunkhouse of security guards at the staterun Cotabato Foundation College of...
  • IIT Kharagpur sets record, more than 1,000 students get jobs January 1, 2014

    IIT Kharagpur has set a record among all IITs with more than a thousand of its students securing cushy jobs in the first phase of campus placements, officials said on Wednesday. Around 1,010 students of the Kharagpur campus accepted job offers in the first round of placements which ended in December....
  • Buildings evacuated at Harvard after report of explosives December 16, 2013

    Harvard University on Monday evacuated four buildings at the heart of its centuriesold campus in Cambridge, Massachusetts, after warning students of unconfirmed reports that explosives had been planted. The Ivy League school said it evacuated the Science Center, Thayer, Sever and Emerson Halls. "Out of an abundance of caution, the buildings...
  • The Good Road: India's Oscar entry to be screened at Harvard University December 6, 2013

    Mumbai: Gujarati film 'The Good Road', India's official submission for the foreign language film category at the 86th Academy Awards, will be screened at Harvard University's Cambridge campus in Massachusetts, US. A production by the National Film Development Corporation (NFDC), the film will be shown Dec 9 at Harvard University's South...