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  1. Must read: A Hindu's battle to preserve UrduRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Rediff.com

    In four years, Rekhta has become the largest online repository for Urdu poetry and literature in the world, says Veenu Sandhu. Illustration: Dominic Xavier/ Rediff.com The lawns of the Indira Gandhi National Centre for Arts in Delhi were choc-a-bloc over three days last February.

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  2. Dhoni and his numerous stories during journey in train with Jharkhand teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | CricketCountry.com

    MS Dhoni , who is back as a captain once again, albeit with a different team, had surprised all with an Instagram post while travelling with Jharkhand cricket team ahead of Vijay Hazare Trophy . A few days back, Dhoni was replaced by Steven Smith as the captain of the IPL side Rising Pune Supergiant , but Dhoni is back again as skipper as he will be leading the Jharkhand team in India's premier domestic One-Day tournament.

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  3. Dhoni travels in train after 13 years for Vijay Hazare TrophyRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Nerve News

    Kolkata, Feb 22 - A couple of days after the cricketing world was abuzz with the news of Mahendra Singh Dhoni's removal as the skipper of IPL franchise Rising Pune Supergiants, the just-appointed Jharkhand skipper, in his typical unfazed avatar, regaled his teammates with stories from the past in a rare train journey from Ranchi to Howrah station to take part in the Vijay Hazare Trophy. In the last couple of seasons, Dhoni while playing for Jharkhand, never captained the side but has taken up the mantle this time around.

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  4. Dhoni travels in train with Jharkhand team after 13 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Times of India

    Rewinding the clock back to his struggle days in early 2000s when he was posted as a ticket inspector in Kharagpur, former Indian captain, Mahendra Singh Dhoni travelled in second-tier AC of 18616 Kriya Yoga Express. KOLKATA: The South Eastern Railway served a very special passenger Tuesday night when its former employee Mahendra Singh Dhoni preferred to travel by train with his Jharkhand one-day cricket team from Ranchi to Howrah to participate in the Vijay Hazare Trophy in Kolkata.

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  5. The Unique Musical Creations of Kumar Sachin Dev Burman and Their...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | OpEdNews

    ... R. Chatterjee received the B.Tech. (Hons) degree in Electronics and Communications Engineering from I.I.T., Kharagpur, India, in 1979, and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical and Computer Engineering, from the University of Iowa, ( more... )

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  6. IIT Kharagpur to set up India's first school on Quality and ReliabilityRead the original story

    Friday Feb 10 | Nerve News

    Kolkata, Feb 10 - The Indian Institute of Technology is starting an inter-disciplinary school on Quality and Reliability , a first of its kind in India, it said in a statement on Friday. The school in collaboration with other academic units in the Institute will offer academic courses, research and mission-mode programmes in the area of Quality and Reliability which would bring about social transformations.

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  7. Study of art studiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | The Telegraph

    Feb. 9: There needs to be critical thinking on art pedagogy as it exists in India today, agreed four panellists at a talk on Art Pedagogies: A Critical Look and Some Experiential Sharing, part of the CIMA International Symposium, on Tuesday. Academic Swapan Chakravorty, who moderated the discussion, stressed on the importance and process of learning, transferring and transformation of knowledge systems.

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  8. 'Desert' alarm in ChhotanagpurRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Feb. 8: Two scientists at the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, have warned that an "alarming rise" in aridity is pushing pockets of Chhotanagpur and two other areas across the central Indian belt towards desertification. Their analysis of rainfall and land cover changes over the past three decades has shown the greatest rise in aridity in the Chhotanagpur plateau straddling Jharkhand, Bihar, Bengal, the northern Aravalli ranges in Rajasthan and the western edge of the Thar.

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  9. NationRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 8 | The Telegraph

    The BJP appears to be backing O. Panneerselvam from the sidelines in Tamil Nadu, which many perceive as an attempt by the party to get a foothold in the southern state. The churn in Chennai brings grim tidings to political parties led by a single person and bereft of a succession plan or inner-party institutions.

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  10. Tough polymer nanocomposite film provides flexible energy solutionRead the original story

    Monday Feb 6 | Nanotechweb.org

    Polymer dielectric materials that possess high energy density and extraordinary mechanical properties could be useful for flexible energy storage devices that prove highly beneficial in modern electronics. However, the energy density of polymeric capacitors is governed by the dielectric property, which is relatively low and falls significantly short of rising demands in advanced applications.

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  11. West Bengal: IIT Kharagpur holds Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Newkerala.com

    Kharagpur/Kolkata, Feb 6 : The Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2017, the largest student-level entrepreneurial summit in India, organised by IIT Kharagpur here on Feb 4, served as a networking platform for budding entrepreneurs, industry leaders and investors. The programme was organised by Entrepreneurship Cell , a non-profit student organization, working under the aegis of Rajendra Mishra School of Engineering Entrepreneurship, IIT Kharagpur and is dedicated to promoting the spirit of entrepreneurship and innovation among students, in the campus and beyond.

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  12. After 16 attempts, a cheaper method for carbon capture at work in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | The Japan Times

    As students at the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology in Kharagpur in eastern India, Aniruddha Sharma and Prateek Bumb had one obsession: finding a cheaper, more efficient way to capture carbon emissions to combat climate change. They began working on the problem in 2009, while still at university.

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  13. UPDATE 1-Japan trading house Mitsubishi hikes profit outlook on strong coal pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Reuters

    TOKYO, Feb 2 Japanese trading house Mitsubishi Corp on Thursday hiked its net profit forecast for the current financial year by around a third, driven up as coking coal prices remain way above lows hit last year. The revised forecast of 440 billion yen is higher than a consensus estimate of 372 billion yen from 13 analysts polled by Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.

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  14. UPDATE 1-Eurowings eyes Frankfurt flights from summer 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | Reuters

    Lufthansa's budget unit Eurowings is studying whether it can start flying from Frankfurt airport from summer 2018, as the airline group battles Ryanair's growth in its home market. The Lufthansa brand traditionally focuses on premium and business routes from its two hubs in Frankfurt and Munich, where low-cost carriers have been slow to expand.

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  15. Gibson Dunn & Crutcher Leads Supreme Court Team On Case Alleging ...Read the original story

    Friday Jan 27 | Law Firm Newswire

    A team from Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP, led by Theodore B. Olson , the former Solicitor General of the United States, will represent Mandana D. Farhang and M.A. Mobile Ltd. in the Supreme Court of the United States in opposition to a petition for a writ of certiorari recently filed by the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur . This case, filed in the Northern District of California, alleges that IITK fraudulently obtained technology developed in the United States by a United States entrepreneur, Mandana Farhang, and improperly disseminated that technology to its own commercial partners in India.

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  16. Kolkata: Narula Institute of Technology organizes 'Evolution 2017: School Teachers' Meet'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    Kolkata, Jan 27 : : Narula Institute of Technology, under the aegis of JIS Group Educational Initiatives, organised a one-day workshop titled 'Evolution 2017- School Teachers' Meet' on 25 January, 2017, which focused on the Paradigm Shift in School Education. The Evolution 2017 intended to bridge the gap between urban and marginalised schools.

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  17. 53 Athletes qualify from West Bengal district trials of Nycs Gailraftar season IIRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    The shortlisted kids will compete in the Zonal Trials to be held in Hazaribagh on 31st January 2017. The National Trials will be held on Feb 10 at Thyagraj stadium, New Delhi.

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  18. The meteoric rise of Google CEO Sundar Pichai, in photos...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    While Larry Page is still CEO of Google's parent company, Alphabet, Pichai has the incredibly important job of making sure that the company's core businesses and cash cow stay strong. So who is Pichai and how did he scale the ranks to get one of the most important jobs at one of the most important companies in the world? Pichai, whose full name is actually Pichai Sundararajan, grew up in Chennai, India.

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  19. The meteoric rise of Google CEO Sundar Pichai, in photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Silicon Alley Insider

    While Larry Page is still CEO of Google's parent company, Alphabet, Pichai has the incredibly important job of making sure that the company's core businesses and cash cow stay strong. So who is Pichai and how did he scale the ranks to get one of the most important jobs at one of the most important companies in the world? Pichai, whose full name is actually Pichai Sundararajan, grew up in Chennai, India.

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  20. BJP alleges Mamata's 'inefficiency' in Bhangar clashRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    Kharagpur , Jan. 18 : After the ongoing protests in West Bengal's Bhangar district took a violent turn, the state Bharatiya Janata Party on Wednesday alleged it to be purely the 'inefficiency' of the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress. BJP leader Dilip Ghosh told ANI that since the Trinamool Congress government came to power, the violence and terrorist activities in the state have increased.

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