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IIT Madras BS Data Science helps 2,500 students with jobs, promotions

Chennai, May 1 (UNI) IIT Madras’ BS Degree in Data Science and Applications, which is going to complete four years, has enabled more than 2,500 of its students to get jobs or promotions.
More than 850 students have secured admission for Masters and Ph.D programs at esteemed universities such as Cornell University and Georgia Institute of Technology, US and Aalto University, Finland, among others, even being able to switch streams from their primary domain to Computer Science or Data Science.
A release from IIT-Madras on Wednesday said, launched in June 2020, this first-of-its-kind programme makes it possible for students to study from IIT Madras without writing the hypercompetitive JEE.
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Two found dead as fatal shooting rocks Karnataka

20 Jun 2024 | 6:31 PM

Hassan, June 20 (UNI) A tragic incident unfolded on Thursday in the Hoysalanagar locality in Hassan district of Karnataka, as bodies of two individuals were discovered, both succumbing to gunshot wounds, according to police officials. As of now, the identities of the deceased remain unknown.

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Minister Lokesh's roadmap for reviving Andhra Education sector

20 Jun 2024 | 5:41 PM

Vijayawada, June 20 (UNI) Andhra Pradesh Minister for Education, IT and Electronics, Nara Lokesh is ready with a roadmap to revive the state academic sector that was apparently neglected in the YSRCP regime, be it amenities for poor students, filling up professors post, reopening schools or returning certificates confiscated on pending dues.

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Will release white paper on Polavaram project graft: Andhra Minister

20 Jun 2024 | 5:34 PM

Vijayawada, June 20 (UNI) Andhra Pradesh Minister for Water Resources Development Nimmala Ramanaidu on Thursday said a 'White Paper' will be released on the "corruption" related to the Polavaram-project construction during the erstwhile YSRCP-led government.

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Three persons killed in road accident at Malappuram

20 Jun 2024 | 3:22 PM

Malappuram, June 20 (UNI) Three people from a family were killed in a road accident, after the autorickshaw they were traveling collided with a Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) bus at Muttipadi, about 3 Km away from Malappuram town, on Thursday.

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TN Assembly adjourned after mourning death of sitting DMK MLA, former members

TN Assembly adjourned after mourning death of sitting DMK MLA, former members

20 Jun 2024 | 12:56 PM

Chennai, June 20 (UNI) The opening day's session of the Tamil Nadu Assembly was adjourned
without transacting any business after paying tributes to sitting ruling DMK MLA N Pughazhendi,
elected from Vikravandi, and others who died during the intervening session.

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