FARMERS’ PROTEST DEBUNKED

India is an agriculture-driven country. The existence  of farming in our mythology and Vedas, make agriculture an integral part of our culture. As agriculture...

The Recipe of RACISM

For a society inching towards equality, racism has proven to be one of the monumental obstacles in its path to righteousness. Evolving over centuries,...

REC to NIT: Humble Beginnings (Part 7)

BOARDS, T-SQUARE AND SLIDE RULES: The College Cooperative stores became operational right at the beginning to provide textbooks, notebooks, lab-record books, general stationery, drawing boards,...

REC to NIT: Humble Beginnings (Part 6)

ACTION BEGINS - ACADEMIC COURSES AND CURRICULUM  The RECW offered 5-year graduation B.E. degree courses in Civil, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering. Students should have completed...

REC to NIT: Humble Beginnings (Part 5)

GURUS START ARRIVING Recruitment of permanent staff commenced during the first year. RECW jobs were attractive and vigorously sought after. The remuneration for a lecturer...

Christmas, Covid and Capitalism

As we celebrate the birth anniversary of Jesus of Nazareth, at a time when judgement seems impending, one is only left with one’s memories...