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History of Povai (1799 – 1851)

Povai, on a hill near Vehar in Salsette, has 500 Christians and a church dedicated to the Holy Trinity. It measures thirty feet long, twenty-four wide, and twenty-eight high, and was built with the stones of an older church which is now used as a burying ground. Povai gives its name to the Framji Kavasji Povai […]

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History of IIT Bombay (video)

IT Bombay was the second IIT to be established in 1958 with assistance from UNESCO and with funds contributed by theSoviet Union. UNESCO agreed to provide equipment and technical experts mainly from the Soviet Union, while the Government of India accepted the responsibility for all other expenses  the cost of the building project and recurring expenses. The […]

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