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Want India’s help to develop indigenous technology: African Union

March 5th, 2012 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) Africa wants India to help it strengthen its human capital in science and technology so that the 54-nation continent can develop indigenous technology instead ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Achuthanandan’s daughter to sue media for ‘baseless allegations’

July 21st, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 21 (IANS) After former Kerala chief minister V.S. Achuthanandan's son suing the media for baseless allegations, it is now the turn of the Marxist veteran's scientist daughter to ... Read more...

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Deleware man charged with faking his way into Harvard University

May 18th, 2010 - 4:07 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 18 (ANI): A Harvard University student has been reportedly arrested for allegedly providing false details of his background and endorsements to obtain admission to the Ivy League school and ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Cambridge to raise 400 mn pounds from bond issue

January 5th, 2010 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 5 (IANS) The University of Cambridge is planning to raise up to 400 million pounds from its first bond issue in order to fund two buildings, a newspaper reported Tuesday. Cambridge, ... Read more...

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Disgraced South Korean cloning researcher found guilty

October 26th, 2009 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Oct 26 (DPA) The South Korean scientist initially hailed as a cloning pioneer and national hero until an investigation found some faked research in cloning human embryonic stem cells was convicted ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Six fold increase in porn surfing at federal agency

September 29th, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 29 (ANI): A six fold increase in employee misconduct investigations, particularly involving workers accessing pornography from their government computers, has been observed at the National Science Foundation (NSF), a taxpayer-funded ... Read more...

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Hindus want “elite” universities of USA to be more “inclusive”

May 16th, 2009 - 5:39 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Hindus have urged "elite" universities of USA to be more "inclusive" rather than "exclusive".Acclaimed Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that Princeton University only enrolled five ... Read more...

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Bill and Melinda Gates pour thousands into unconventional health research

May 5th, 2009 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 5 (ANI): Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has thrown a lifeline to number of projects like creating an anti-viral tomato, a flu-resistant chicken and a magnet that can detect malaria, ... Read more...

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Bill Gates’ foundation targets Indians for research grants

April 2nd, 2009 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) The Bill and Melinda Gates foundation Thursday announced $100,000 grants for researchers to develop innovative ideas to address maternal and child health care issues. The third round ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Spine surgeons to attend international conference in Chennai today

January 23rd, 2009 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Jan 23 (ANI): A three-day Conference of Association of Spine Surgeons of India (ASSICON) is being held here.Association of Spine Surgeons of India (ASSI) which organises the conference annually has ... Read more...

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