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IISER Kolkata To Introduce Study And Research Scopes On ‘Humanities’

Mohanpur: The Indian Institute of Science Education and Research-Kolkata (IISER-K) is all set to introduce “Humanities” as a independent department at its Mohanpur campus so that students can properly study different subjects under it as their elective subjects while undergoing their BS-MS dual degree course at the institute. The senate…


Kalyani IIIT Students Demand Own Campus, Begin Hunger Strike

Kalyani, Jan. 27: 35 students of Kalyani based Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) pursuing BTech in Computer Science and Engineering have begun fast unto death from Sunday protesting apathetic attitude of the Institute administration since it failed to come up with a assurance to shift them to a well…


Theatre At IISER-K Against Misinterpretation of Science And Superstition

Kalyani, Jan. 16:In an effort to convey a clear message to its students and teachers who often suffer from conflict between science and religious superstitions, the IISER-K on Wednesday evening invited a group of scientists, who formed a theatre group ‘Kalyani Mukhosh’, to stage a play that projects sheer hypocrisy of…


First Industry-Academia Meet At IISER-Kolkata

Mohanpur, Feb. 8: With an objective to facilitate a direct interaction between the academic community and the industry, the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research-Kolkata (IISER-K) organised ‘Industry-Academia’ meet, a first of its kind held at its campus in Mohanpur. The two day meet concluded on Thursday. Industrial giants like…


Prof. Sourav Pal Takes Over Charge As New IISER-Kolkata Director

Mohanpur, Oct. 12: Former Director of CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory Professor Sourav Pal has  taken over charges today as the third Director of Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Kolkata and also set up his priorities being the new head of this premier institution of the country. As the new Director Pal said that…


‘Nothing To Review Or Rectify At IISER-Kolkata’

NfN NETWORK Mohonpur, May 26:The Indian Institute of Science Education and Research –Kolkata (IISER-K) authorities think that there is no deficiency in their existing mechanism of students’ management and the institute is not at all interested to waste time in its review or rectification. Director of IISER-K professor R.N.Mukherjee today categorically stated…


Chandan Sen Received Dinabandhu Puraskar

Eminent playwright director Chandan Sen today conferred upon the prestigious Dinabandhu Puraskar by the West Bengal government for his lifetime contribution to the Bengali theatre. The award that contains a citation, a memorabilia and cash award of Rupees twenty five thousand was handed over by state information and culture minister Indranil…


Playwright Director Chandan Sen Chosen For Dinabandhu Puraskar

NfN NETWORK Kolkata, May 24: The state government has chosen eminent Bengali playwright – director Chandan Sen as the recipient of this year’s Dinabandhu Puraskar. Sen, originally a resident of Chakdaha in Nadia and associated with local theatre group HaZaBaRaLa, who has penned popular plays like ‘Dui Huzurer Gappo’, ‘Gyan…