Month: December 2019

National Mathematics Day: Remembering Indian genius Srinivasa Ramanujan & his quotes

Every year, India celebrates National Mathematics Day on December 22nd to commemorate the birth anniversary of Indian mathematical genius Srinivasa Ramanujan for his substantial contributions to the world of mathematics. Ramanujan was born in 1887 and died at the age of 32. He independently discovered nearly 3,900 results (mostly identities and equations) during his short […]

Jadavpur University calls emergency EC meeting to discuss the “fate” of convocation on December 24

KOLKATA: Uncertainty hangs over the Jadavpur University convocation scheduled on December 24 following an emergency executive council meeting that university authorities have called on Saturday afternoon to discuss if they will at all go ahead with the event in the wake of boycott call against chancellor Jagdeep Dhankhar by several students’ organisations. According to an […]