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Nation Wide Health Insurance Coming to IITK

Nation Wide Health Insurance Coming to IITK

Ashutosh Ranka, President, Students’ Gymkhana, had presented a proposal for health insurance of IITK students earlier this year. Primarily, the proposal aims to have a policy through which the students […]

by · April 11, 2017 · 0 comments ·
The Curious Case of Blank Manifestos

The Curious Case of Blank Manifestos

Over the past few years, the number of nominations, for both Senate and Executive positions, have steadily decreased. During this general elections, the condition worsened, leaving the governance body short […]

by · February 17, 2017 · 1 comment ·
Senate Samachar 2016-17/1

Senate Samachar 2016-17/1

Senate Samachar brings out its first post to highlight the agendas discussed in the 6th special meeting and the 9th meeting of the students’ senate. Clarifications: The senate has not rejected […]

by · February 12, 2017 · 0 comments ·
EC Proposes, Junta Disposes !

EC Proposes, Junta Disposes !

The General Elections for the year 2017 concluded last week. A rather dull and controversial election season saw the Election Commission take up various new initiatives in an endeavour to […]

by · January 27, 2017 · 0 comments ·
The 51st Inter IIT Sports Meet Is Here !!

The 51st Inter IIT Sports Meet Is Here !!

With the inter IIT aquatics meet kicking off on Saturday, the question on everybody’s mind is “Will the IIT Kanpur contingent be able to repeat history by winning the aquatics meet, as […]

by · September 30, 2016 · 0 comments ·
From astronomy documentaries to LIGO : Akshat Singhal

From astronomy documentaries to LIGO : Akshat Singhal

Akshat Singhal, a Y9 batch alumnus of IIT Kanpur who was directly involved with the Laser Interferometer Gravitational Wave Observatory (LIGO) experiment and co-authored the phenomenal paper “Observation of Gravitational […]

by · September 1, 2016 · 0 comments ·
Electricity Bills – Shocks and Aftershocks

Electricity Bills – Shocks and Aftershocks

Context: Owing to the fund cuts by the MHRD to IITs, it was decided that starting this semester students would be required to pay their electricity bills each month. The […]

by · February 25, 2016 · 0 comments ·
Campus Dialogue II: Gymkhana Open House

Campus Dialogue II: Gymkhana Open House

On 7th November, Vox Populi conducted Campus Dialogue II: The Gymkhana Open House Session. Hosted by Karan Deep Sharma, from Vox Populi, the event was an eye-opener for those who […]

by · January 4, 2016 · 0 comments ·
When CulFest (now Antaragni) turned ten!

When CulFest (now Antaragni) turned ten!

Some things never change. The festive mood of the campus, back in the 70s, when Antaragni was called CulFest, was no different from the modern day! To cherish those moments, Vox […]

by · October 25, 2015 · 0 comments ·
Vivekananda Samiti dissolved?

Vivekananda Samiti dissolved?

Vivekananda Samiti(VS) is one of the oldest clubs under the Students’ Gymkhana functioning for over 40 years, thus spreading the message of Swami Vivekananda among the campus residents. In 2010, […]

by · September 9, 2015 · 0 comments ·