Author : Bhagyashree Kottoori


Unique art without using a brush

Unique art without using a brush

May 15,2017 , 11:47 PM IST | Hyderabad Tab
City-based artist Gyaneshwar Kamblekar is making a distinct mark by displaying his work of Sutikaari Art. Sutikari art is all about a piece of art that is made of thread or cloth. Gyaneshwar, in his own style of art, doesn’t use a single brush or any colour to paint an image. All he uses is pieces of cloth to create the beauty. 
Travelling for a cause

Travelling for a cause

Apr 28,2017 , 11:01 PM IST | Hans
Travelling has become a lifestyle ‘trend’ these past few years, especially with most youngsters embarking on solo trips and backpacking in the name of self-discovery. But, city-based Sunil Kumar Chirlamcherla puts another spin on the concept. 
IIIT-H develops hate speech detector in Tweets

IIIT-H develops hate speech detector in Tweets

Apr 25,2017 , 10:00 PM IST | Hans
Pinkesh Badjatiya, Shashank Gupta and adjunct faculty Manish Gupta under the guidance of Vasudeva Varma, Professor and Dean (R & D) at IIIT-Hyderabad’s Informational and Retrieval Extraction Lab (IREL) has developed a new screening mechanism for identifying hate speech in twitter.
Health care start-ups taking shape at IIT-H

Health care start-ups taking shape at IIT-H

Apr 11,2017 , 10:39 PM IST | Hans
The first batch of Fellows, passing out from the Fellowship programme offered by the Indian Institute of Technology, Hyderabad’s Centre for Healthcare Entrepreneurship (CfHE), are slated to establish a start-up that will aid in neo-natal care delivery for the weaker sections of the society. A second team is planning a start-up that will help rehabilitate stroke victims who have lost the use of lim
I want to provide a platform for students to excel

I want to provide a platform for students to excel

Mar 30,2017 , 09:51 PM IST | Hans
K Muzaffer Ali Shahmiri, Professor and Head of Urdu Department, School of Humanities, University of Hyderabad (UoH) has been appointed as the founding Vice Chancellor of Dr Moulvi Abdul Haq Urdu University, Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh. The appointment has been notified by the Higher Education Department of Govt. of AP for a period of four years.
Student entrepreneurs skills come to fore, honoured

Student entrepreneurs skills come to fore, honoured

Feb 09,2017 , 11:19 PM IST | Hans
Entrepreneur’s Organization Hyderabad Chapter hosted the Global Student Entrepreneurs Awards (GSEA) Local Competition at T-Hub, Hyderabad. 
Beyond the boundaries of imagination

Beyond the boundaries of imagination

Jan 31,2017 , 12:47 AM IST | Hans
Over the past few years, city-based poet, Shouvik Narayan Hore (23) has collected accolades for his poems, published two anthologies and received recognition in international poetry journals. 
Placement offers pour in at at IIT-H this year

Placement offers pour in at at IIT-H this year

Dec 30,2016 , 12:10 AM IST | Hans
The first phase of placement session has completed on 26 December at Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad (IIT-H). Over 40 per cent of graduates and undergraduates are placed in about 140 companies.
Roda Mistry goes digital

Roda Mistry goes digital

Dec 02,2016 , 01:49 AM IST | Hans
Even though voluntary work and voluntary service has been a part of society since ages in the form of giving alms and charity to help the needy, professionally trained social work has emerged as a much needed profession to bridge the gap between needs and resources in the society.
Chicago Subharao sails the waves of success

Chicago Subharao sails the waves of success

Nov 23,2016 , 12:41 AM IST | Hans
Hyderabad-based entertainment group that calls itself ‘Chicago Subharao’ are on cloud nine these days thanks to their videos that went viral recently. 
Travelling made her a storyteller

Travelling made her a storyteller

Nov 08,2016 , 11:57 PM IST | Hans
Renowned Moroccan traveller and scholar Ibn Battuta had said, “Traveling—it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.”
30 IIT-H graduates to get JICA scholarships

30 IIT-H graduates to get JICA scholarships

Oct 21,2016 , 06:30 AM IST | Education & Careers
The JICA- friendship scholarships will provide financial aid for 30 students to pursue masters in Japan varsities. 23 representatives from Japanese companies participated in the VI edition of Academic Fair and shared their insight on their respective companies
MPDOs cry for promotion finally heard

MPDOs cry for promotion finally heard

Oct 20,2016 , 01:04 AM IST | Hans
It’s good news for Mandal Parishad Development Officers (MPDO) recruited under Group-1 services category by the Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission (APPSC) in 2003.