Birla Institute of Technology and Science

Type: Organization
Name: Birla Institute of Technology and Science
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

NLSIU Working to Bring Laws in Tune With Times

BANGALORE: Legal minds at the National Law School of India University (NLSIU) are working towards creating legislative frameworks necessitated by the changes brought about by advances in science and technology.The university is almost ready with a draft ... [Published New Indian Express - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Reports Outline Aerospace Research Findings from Birla Institute of Technology and Science (Numerical study on flow and aerodynamic characteristics:...

Reports Outline Aerospace Research Findings from Birla Institute of Technology and Science (Numerical study on flow and aerodynamic characteristics: Square cylinder and eddy-promoting rectangular cylinder in tandem near wall) By a News Reporter-Staff ... [Published Wall Street Business Network - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

It’s time to do some tough talking to IITs and IIMs—they are slacking in research

India is establishing a number of new institutions of higher education. Even as work is underway, there is a great deal of debate about the research output at existing elite institutions such as the Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) and the Indian ... [Published Quartz - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 3 reports

TearLab appoints Venkiteshwar VP, medical affairs

Mr. Seph Jensen reportsMANOJ VENKITESHWAR JOINS TEARLAB AS VP OF MEDICAL AFFAIRSTearLab Corp. has appointed Manoj S. Venkiteshwar, PhD, to its senior management team in the newly created position of vice-president of medical affairs.Dr. Venkiteshwar's ... [Published Stockwatch - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

BITS Pilani may spend Rs 1,600 cr for expansion in five years

Birla Institute of Technology and Science, popularly known as BITS Pilani, is planning to spend Rs 1,600 crore in the next five years to expand its campuses in Pilani, Dubai, Goa and Hyderabad.BITS Pilani-Hyderabad director V S Rao said today the aim ... [Published Business Standard India - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

Lady officer confronts Kerala ‘labour militancy’

TRIVANDRUM: Police in Kerala have arrested a trade union leader for alleged attempts to extort money from a lady officer belonging to the elite Indian Administrative Service (IAS).Newly appointed Food Safety Commissioner and Additional Tourism Director ... [Published The Gulf Today - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

A complete guide for civil engineers

Is civil engineering the career you have aimed for? If yes, the following details are surely going to be of help to each one of you. The world out there undoubtedly has the most alluring opportunities for you to explore, but to reach out to them, you ... [Published Examiner.com - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Indian universities vie for global recognition

Till 2013, Panjab University, one of India's oldest (132 years old), was content with its reach and progress. However, a letter of invitation to participate in world university rankings from the Times Higher Education (THE) magazine, changed that. As ... [Published Business Standard India - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 2 reports

Rivers choke on aquatic weeds

The once-prolific and vibrant rivers Pampa, Achencoil, and Manimala and their tributaries in Central Travancore are facing an alarming degradation threat from invasive aquatic species.The Pampa Parirakshana Samiti (PPS), a Kozhencherry-based environmental ... [Published The Hindu - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

IIT admission: 750 who cracked JEE (Advance) opt out

While most engineering aspirants dream of getting into India's premier engineering institute, the Indian Institute of Technology, around 750 candidates of the over 18,000 who cracked JEE (Advance) recently, have opted out.According to information available, ... [Published DNA India - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jun 23 2014 - Updated Jun 23 2014 - 1 reports

The muck stops here in Goa: Time to act

PANAJI: TOI's three-week campaign on the tar ball menace on Goa's beaches triggered interest and debate among various government agencies mandated to study and control pollution and initiate quick response measures as also awareness among the public.The ... [Published Times of India - Jun 23 2014]
First reported Jun 19 2014 - Updated Jun 19 2014 - 1 reports

A quick look at BITSian angel network Spark Angels & the 6 startups it has backed to date

Spark Angels, an angel network launched by the alumni and faculty of Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS) has invested in six early-stage startups since starting in 2012, according to a member of the network.“Spark Angels is an angel network ... [Published Techcircle.in - Jun 19 2014]

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"I am really excited to be working with Manoj again," commented TearLab's president and chief operating officer, Seph Jensen. "His scientific accomplishments, broad professional network and successful experience at global ophthalmic industry leaders, like Alcon and Bausch & Lomb, will be a tremendous asset going forward as we work to enhance the way doctors interpret and use the number that the groundbreaking TearLab osmolarity test provides."
"BITS will be focusing on research and graduate courses in a big way. The total investment planned for the next five years will be Rs 1,600 crore on all four campuses. The current strength is 11,600. It will go upup to 18,500 in the next five years" Rao said on the sidelines of a programme
"Till last year, we were not extensively exposed to the idea of rankings. But our vice-chancellor decided that we participate. The rankings, though unsolicited, have helped us analyse our strength and weaknesses" said Lalit Bansal, chairman, Panjab University
Salvenia ( "African Payal') was once a major menace in the Vembanad system and it was successfully managed by Kerala Agricultural University by introducing its natural enemies. The PPS is of the opinion that the government may engage a scientific institution with the task of developing suitable natural enemies for managing Cabomba too. Experts say that Cabomba has the capacity to change the entire ecology of waterbodies in the State."

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NLSIU Working to Bring Laws in Tune With Times [Published New Indian Express - Jul 28 2014]
Reports Outline Aerospace Research Findings fro... [Published Wall Street Business Network - Jul 24 2014]
It’s time to do some tough talking to IITs and ... [Published Quartz - Jul 21 2014]
TearLab appoints Venkiteshwar VP, medical affairs [Published Stockwatch - Jul 14 2014]
Manoj Venkiteshwar Joins TearLab As VP Of Medic... [Published Benzinga.com - Jul 14 2014]
Manoj Venkiteshwar Joins TearLab as VP of Medic... [Published Franklin Credit Management Corporation - Jul 14 2014]
BITS Pilani may spend Rs 1,600 cr for expansion... [Published Business Standard India - Jul 11 2014]
Lady officer confronts Kerala ‘labour militancy’ [Published The Gulf Today - Jul 07 2014]
A complete guide for civil engineers [Published Examiner.com - Jul 04 2014]
Indian universities vie for global recognition [Published Business Standard India - Jul 02 2014]
Rivers choke on aquatic weeds [Published The Hindu - Jul 02 2014]
IIT admission: 750 who cracked JEE (Advance) op... [Published DNA India - Jul 02 2014]
Invasive weeds posing threat to water bodies in... [Published The Hindu - Jul 01 2014]
The muck stops here in Goa: Time to act [Published Times of India - Jun 23 2014]
A quick look at BITSian angel network Spark Ang... [Published Techcircle.in - Jun 19 2014]
Krux Appoints Mukund Ramachandran As Vice Presi... [Published PR Newswire - Mar 18 2014]
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