patriotism

Kharagpur (West Bengal): The IIT Kharagpur Alumni Foundation, based in United States, has announced internship scholarships for 14 students who received internship offers for 2018 at top global universities. The students from various disciplines and at different levels of study at the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur have been awarded the scholarships to pursue research or …

Kanpur: As many as four senior professors of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur have been found guilty of harassing and using objectionable words against a Dalit professor working in the campus. The matter was highlighted, on Saturday, when assistant professor and an alumnus of IIT-K Subramaniam Sadrela, complained the authorities about the rude behaviour …

Lucknow: For the first time ever, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur has started a text and audio service related to Hindu sacred texts on the official portal of the college. The texts include Srimad Bhagwadgita, Ramcharitmanas, Brahma Sutra, Yoga Sutra, Shri Ram Mangal Dasji and the Narada Bhakti Sutra along with the Sanskrit renditions of …

New Delhi: Standing or not standing while the National Anthem is being played in a movie theatre cannot define nationalism of a person, political leaders across the spectrum said on Sunday. “On August 29, 1947, Mahatma Gandhi did not stand up when National Anthem was played in then Calcutta (now Kolkata) and said that it was …

Kolkata: Actor Kunal Kapoor, who will be seen in Tigmanshu Dhulia’s “Raag Desh – Birth of a Nation”, believes patriotism nowadays has become a social media post. “The way I look at it, patriotism now has become a social media post. You feel you put something on social media, you abuse someone… that’s your extent …