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VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Higher Education, Gender Equality, Engineering, IITs

Why there are fewer women in IITs

Who is to be blamed for this situation in 2018?

VARIETY

 |  7-minute read
IITs, Biswa Kalyan Rath, Laakhon Mein Ek

Laakhon Mein Ek is brilliant, but no genius takedown of IIT coaching nightmare

The Amazon Prime Original series is created by Biswa Kalyan Rath, a stand-up comedian who went to an IIT himself.

VOICES

 |  4-minute read
IIT Kanpur, IITs, Sexual harassment, Ragging

I was a victim of sexual abuse in IIT. This is my story

The national attention on the IIT Kanpur ragging scandal is most welcome.

VOICES

 |  5-minute read
IITs, Campus harassment, IIT Kanpur

IIT Kanpur needs to call out ragging and sexual abuse on campus

At least 22 second-year students verbally and sexually abused a group of juniors on campus earlier this month.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Ramjas Row, Delhi University, IITs, Higher Education

Chetan Bhagat's pitting 'chaotic' DU against 'efficient IITs' is absurd and ignorant

It only deflects attention from any real conversation about the precarious state of higher education in India and the forces responsible for it.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Women Empowerment, Reservations, IITs

Quota for girls in IITs is a great move and desperately needed

IITs can lead by example and provide a model for other institutes to emulate and redress gender inequality.

POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |  6-minute read
Science, IITs, Holy Cow

India is becoming great again as IIT Delhi plays with cow urine, dung

The recent ‘workshop’ looking for ‘medical miracle’ in Panchagavya is eclipsing genuine science in these great institutions of learning.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Higher Education, IITs

Why IITs can't stand up to competition

The institutes, which are the cream of our higher education system, rank poorly in the latest global education surveys.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Depression, Higher Education, Suicide, IITs

Why student suicides in IITs are not ceasing

At these Indian institutes of tensions, even erstwhile toppers end up succumbing to exceedingly exalted expectations.

POLITICS

 |  Write Stuff  |  4-minute read
Education, IITs, Chhattisgarh

How Chhattisgarh's 'Prayas' is engineering success for tribal students

Twenty-seven have cleared IIT JEE, of which at least 15 should make it to one of the country's premier colleges.