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Milestone tributes for Raman, Bose


August 31st, 2012 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 31 (IANS) To honour the memory of scientists C.V. Raman and Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose, a global institute of engineers will put up two milestone plates in Kolkata.The ... Read more...

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KSCSTE wants new advanced Raman Spectroscopy centre


August 10th, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 10 (IANS) The state-owned Kerala State Council for Science Technology and Environment (KSCSTE) Friday said it wants to set up a collaborative advanced research facility for co-ordinating interdisciplinary ... Read more...

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Heritage Walk organized to celebrate National Science Day


February 28th, 2012 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) Around a hundred Delhiites, including school and college students, astronomy enthusiasts and several tourists Tuesday participated in a heritage walk to celebrate National Science Day.Organised ... Read more...

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Trinidad and Tobago to tie up with Jaipur institute


January 9th, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 9 (IANS) Trinidad and Tobago Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar Monday announced that her country will collaborate with Jaipur-based Shankara Group of Institutions for training of women, especially in ... Read more...

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FICCI hosting seminar on African Fellowship


June 27th, 2011 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
Addis Ababa, June 27 (IANS) In an important initiative to bolster knowledge on African issues, a seminar will be organised here by an apex Indian industry body Tuesday to focus ... Read more...

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Indian research fellowship big hit in Africa


May 18th, 2011 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, May 18 (IANS) India's C.V. Raman International Research fellowship for African researchers is turning out to be a big hit, with 86 candidates from 26 African nations availing it ... Read more...

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Indian scientists need to think big: PM


January 3rd, 2011 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday urged Indian scientists to "think big" and "out of the box" for scientific advancement and innovations in the country."The time has come ... Read more...

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81-year-old to sail around the world


October 4th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Oct 4 (IANS) Eightyone-year-old V. Radhakrishnan, who is an eminent radio astronomer and the son of Nobel Laureate C.V. Raman, is all set to sail around the world from here within ... Read more...

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India discusses UN reforms at AU meet


July 26th, 2010 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Senior Indian diplomats have held discussions on the reform of the UN Security Council during meetings with African countries at the ongoing African Union Summit in Uganda. A ... Read more...

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India offers fellowships to African researchers


February 19th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) India is offering 416 fellowships to African researchers in top Indian institutions in areas from biotechnology to forestry. "We not only want to intensify relations at political and ... Read more...

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Maruti bets on Omni upgrade demand to hardsell Eeco


January 14th, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 14 (IANS) Auto major Maruti Suzuki is hoping to ride on the demand for an upgraded version of its age-old Omni model to hardsell the Eeco family car, a senior ... Read more...

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Liberate Indian science from red tape: PM (Roundup)


January 3rd, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 3 (IANS) Unveiling his vision for making India a 21st century knowledge power, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday called for "liberating" Indian science from red-tape and cronyism ... Read more...

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PM salutes Nobel laureate ‘Venki’ Ramakrishnan for good science


January 3rd, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday saluted the latest Indian Nobel laureate Venkatraman (Venki) Ramakrishnan for his creativity, talent and commitment to good science. "All Indians felt proud that ... Read more...

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PM points at political involvement, red tape for scientific regress


January 3rd, 2010 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
Thiruvananthpuram, Jan 3 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Sunday regretted red tape, political interference and lack of recognition of good work contributed to regression in country's scientific development.Addressing the 97th ... Read more...

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Red tape, political interference regress Indian science: PM (Second Lead)


January 3rd, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday regretted that red tape, political interference and lack of recognition of good work contributed to a regression in Indian science ... Read more...

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Nobel laureates of Indian origin mostly from Tamil Nadu, Bengal (Comment)


October 8th, 2009 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Amulya Ganguli Is it more than just a coincidence that the the Nobel laureates of Indian origin belong to Tamil Nadu and West Bengal.Like Venkatraman Ramakrishnan, the latest winner, C.V. Raman and ... Read more...

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Ramakrishnan’s teacher says the spark was there even during college days


October 8th, 2009 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Chidambaram/Chennai (TN), Oct 8 (ANI): Even as a student, Venkatraman Ramakrishnan, who won the 2009 Nobel Prize in chemistry, had the spark in him to climb great heights, his former teacher ... Read more...

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Indian-born scientist, two others win Nobel Prize for Chemistry (Third Lead)


October 7th, 2009 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 7 (IANS) Indian-born scientist Venkatraman Ramakrishnan shares the Nobel Prize in Chemistry this year with Thomas A. Steitz and Ada E. Yonath, it was announced in Stockholm Wednesday. The Royal Swedish ... Read more...

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Indian-origin scientist, two others win Nobel Prize for Chemistry (Second Lead, Changing Dateline)


October 7th, 2009 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 7 (IANS) Indian-origin scientist Venkatraman Ramakrishnan shares the Nobel Prize in Chemistry this year with Thomas A. Steitz and Ada E. Yonath, it was announced in Stockholm Wednesday. The Royal Swedish ... Read more...

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Kalam wants IISc among world’s top 10 institutes


December 14th, 2008 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 13 (IANS) Former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Saturday tasked the century-old Indian Institute of Science (IISc) here to work towards ranking among the world's top 10 institutes by 2030."In the ... Read more...

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`Million scholarships for young students to pursue science’


December 3rd, 2008 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 3 (IANS) To catch them young and make them pursue a career in science, the United Progressive Alliance government is offering scholarships to one million young students in the age ... Read more...

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Thrissur’’s Mahadeva Temple offers knowledgeable books as ”prasad”


October 30th, 2008 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
By Juhan SamuelThrissur, Oct. 30 (ANI): Believe it or not, a temple devoted to Lord Shiva in Mazhuvanchery Village near Kechery in Kerala''s Thrissur District, has a unique convention to dispense ... Read more...

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Nobel Memorial Week strengthens Sweden-India ties


October 11th, 2008 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) The Sweden-India Nobel Memorial Week was inaugurated in the capital Saturday, coinciding with the announcement of this year's Nobel Peace Prize winner.The Nobel Memorial Week, inaugurated by ... Read more...

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Indian American develops tool to image tumours


April 1st, 2008 - 12:04 pm ICT by admin
New York, April 1 (IANS) A team of researchers led by Indian American Sanjiv Gambhir has developed a new type of imaging system capable of picturing tumours to a precision of a ... Read more...

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Technique using Raman Effect could lead to direct sequencing of DNA


January 29th, 2008 - 2:28 pm ICT by admin
Berlin, Jan 29 (ANI): Using a combination of spectroscopy based on the Raman Effect and atomic force microscopy, scientists have developed a method that could provide a way to directly sequence DNA.The ... Read more...

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DRDO chief to get C. V. Raman Birth Centenary Award


January 3rd, 2008 - 1:38 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Jan.3 (ANI): The Scientific Adviser to the Defence Minister and Secretary Defence (Research and Development), M Natarajan will receive the prestigious C. V. Raman Birth Centenary Award and a gold ... Read more...

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