Monthly Archives: April 2017

Perfect: Kalpit Veerwal scored 360/360 in JEE Mains

This boy from Rajasthan has scored 360 marks out of 360 in the Joint Entrance Examinations (JEE) Mains, creating history. Kalpit Veerwal is the son of Pushpendra, a nurse, and Pushpa, a teacher. Now, Kalpit can get in any of the top engineering institutes in

Pearl Academy hosts creative career conclave in Ahmedabad

Industry experts interacted with over 200 students to create awareness about emerging careers in creative fields  Ahmedabad: Pearl Academy, India’s leading institution in design, fashion and creative business and media hosted ‘Creative Career Conclave’, in the city to address parents and students about the new

Using light to propel water 

With new method, MIT engineers can control and separate fluids on a surface using only visible light. by David L. Chandler, MIT News Office CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — A new system developed by engineers at MIT could make it possible to control the way water moves over

Vocational skilling, a boon or bane

A degree may help you start your career, but it is only skills that will build your career by Neeti Sharma A healthy economy is one with enough employment opportunities and enough skilled job seekers. 65% of India’s population is in the working age group,

Nile faces greater variability

Climate change could lead to overall increase in river flow, but more droughts and floods, study shows by David L. Chandler, MIT News Office CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — The unpredictable annual flow of the Nile River is legendary, as evidenced by the story of Joseph and the

Graphene holds up under high pressure

Used in filtration membranes, ultrathin material could help make desalination more productive by Jennifer Chu, MIT News Office CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — A single sheet of graphene, comprising an atom-thin lattice of carbon, may seem rather fragile. But engineers at MIT have found that the ultrathin material

PM’s message on National Panchayati Raj Day

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, has saluted all the hardworking individuals serving people through Panchayati Raj institutions across India. In his message the Prime Minister said:  “On National Panchayati Raj Day I salute all the hardworking individuals serving people through Panchayati Raj institutions across India.