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Great Minds Think Alike - Day 12 #writing101

Today’s Prompt: Write a post inspired by a real-world conversation.

Today’s twist: include an element of foreshadowing in the beginning of your post.

Great men are often born in the most unexpected places. 355 more words


Author Update: A 10 minute IIT Puzzle

The telegraph extensively quotes Dr. Sanghi’s blog post on the rather lax process of hiring IIT Directors.

Sanghi said the process of selecting an academic leader of an institution should aim at assessing a candidate’s leadership qualities to take the institution to international levels in teaching, research, industry linkage, etc.

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Taking on the Indian education juggernaut

Education is one of those things that someone is always complaining about… like taxes, politics and the Indian cricket team. Among the educated middle class especially, there is almost unanimous, and amusingly self-denying, agreement – everyone seems to believe that education is the solution to a majority of our problems, yet they also believe that the current system of education needs radical reform. 685 more words


72 Hours to JEE-Mains Exam: Small Tips for BIG IMPACT

Now that you are at the verge of JEE-Mains exam, it’s time to implement all the hard work that you have done over last two years. 502 more words

Competitive Exams

Want to be Amazing at JEE? Here’s how

JEE is one of the toughest exams at the 10+2 level. Only with thorough preparation can one crack the JEE exam with a good score. It is not a cake walk and there, generally, is a lot of pressure. 610 more words

Competitive Exams

Course Outline: Certificate in Network Management [Nettech Summer Training 2015 at IIT Kharagpur]

Network Management

  • Introduction to Networking and Network Management
  • Structured Cabling
  • Basic Unix Concepts
  • Commands and Utilities
  • KDE (Linux)
  • Networking with Linux (with Installation)
  • Telnet configuration…
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The Menstrual man

An eighth standard drop-out from a village in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, he says he has created around 23,000 jobs for rural women in India. He says he has given lectures at Stanford University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University. 305 more words