Madras HC talks tough about encroachments on lake

The newly constructed Semmencherry police station and all other encroachments in Thamaraikkeni lake in Sholinganallur must be removed to fully restore the shrinking lake, said IIT-M before Madras High Court. Continue Reading

Caste discrimination inside IIT-M campus? Faculty makes shocking charges

An Assistant Professor in the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences of the Indian Institute of Technology-Madras has resigned alleging caste discrimination. Continue Reading

Develop intelligent solutions against terror plans: VP at IIT-M

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu has called upon the research community and institutions like IITs to come up with intelligent solutions to thwart the sinister plans of terrorists to hurt the country’s interests. Continue Reading

AI technology to boost maternal health

Researchers from Google Research and IIT Madras have designed an AI technology that could provide an indication of women who are at risk of dropping out from the health information programme. Continue Reading

IIT-Madras, Anna University witness more Covid cases

Tamilnadu on Wednesday registered 1,181 new Covid-19 cases, taking the total number of persons tested positive for coronavirus infection in the State so far to 8,02,342. Continue Reading

IIT-Madras under lockdown with sudden Coronavirus spike

In a setback to the city administration’s efforts in controlling Covid-19, there has been a sudden spike in cases at IIT-Madras, with the campus being placed under temporary lockdown. Continue Reading

IIT-M startup helps digitise garments sector

IIT-Madras (IIT-M) and NASSCOM-incubated Startup ‘TRI3D’ is bringing 3D technology to the traditional Indian Garments Sector to help small and medium businesses survive the economic challenges brought by Covid-19. Continue Reading