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Madras Diaries

Consider, for a moment, that an internship is a running race. So a 3-month long summer internship is like a marathon. It’s worth noting that while just the race itself makes for a compelling story, there’s more to it –  training, qualifying, injuries and so many other factors at play. 1,383 more words

The IIT Obsession

Its not them, its us!!

I’ve seen Indians irrespective of their age obsessing over IIT. It is not wrong though, these were the first universities formed in the newly independent India and the government itself calls them – institutes of national importance ( 362 more words

In My Opinion

DJ Night

​Today is here. I usually write at night but yesterday I didn’t.

There were no classes, holiday on the occasion of Janamashthmi festival.

I woke up at half past eight, this is a rare case. 313 more words


IIT KGP Geology Department correctly predicted the earthquake just by observing the tilted sign board

Latest finding touted as “the most incredible discovery of the century.”; probable Nobel Prize in the following year.

A powerful earthquake of magnitude 6.8 on Richter Scale hit the Central Myanmar earlier today, as reported by the US Geological Survey. 264 more words


Why Cognitivism and not Functionalism?

On the topic presentation page I have briefly explained why I endorse the cognitivist view of consciousness rather than a dualist or dissociazionist one. But why do I prefer to define myself a cognitivist and not a functionalist or a representationalist? 563 more words


IIT KGP startup to provide bunkers, safe houses to single boys on Raksha Bandhan

The IITian’s brainchild is expected to revolutionize the Rakhi forever.

When an abhorrent sex ratio and a horrendous academic load is not enough, the Indian tradition does the needful to traumatize the… 282 more words