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China far ahead of India in science, PM tells US magazine


February 26th, 2012 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who vowed last month to more than double India's R&D; spending to $8 billion a year by 2017, has expressed concern ... Read more...

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PM says China overtaking Indian science, R&D; spending to double (Lead)


January 3rd, 2012 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 3 (IANS) Admitting that India's position in the world of science was being overtaken by countries like China, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday announced that spending on ... Read more...

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PM for changing ‘face of Indian science’, R&D; spending to go up


January 3rd, 2012 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneshwar, Jan 3 (IANS) India's position in the world of science was being overtaken by countries like China, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Tuesday and announced that spending on ... Read more...

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Chandrasekhar will always inspire students: PM


October 22nd, 2010 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has said the works of Nobel prize winner Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar will always inspire young scientists all over the world.In a message to ... Read more...

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American ’science rapper’ prof is a hit with students!


June 28th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, June 28 (ANI): Who ever heard of science and rap in the same breath? But an American biology teacher 'raps' to teach his students science - and what's more - they ... Read more...

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Ditch Potter for the real world of science, says vacuum cleaner creator


May 28th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 28 (ANI): Inventor of the vacuum cleaner, Sir James Dyson has said that the Harry Potter movie and book series is harmful for children as they are being taken away ... Read more...

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Jewish temple found in Turkey may date back to 3rd century AD


August 13th, 2009 - 4:09 pm ICT by ANI
Ankara (Turkey), August 13 (ANI): Archaeologists have uncovered a centuries-old Jewish temple in Antalya, Turkey, which may date back to the 3rd century AD.According to a report in Today's Zaman, ongoing excavations ... Read more...

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What to expect in the world of science in 2009


January 8th, 2009 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 8 (ANI): A panel of experts has outlined what to look forward in the field of science in 2009. According to a report in National Geographic News, in the field ... Read more...

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Nazis conducted gruesome experiments on prisoners to further medical research


December 2nd, 2008 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 2 (ANI): A new book has determined that the Nazis conducted gruesome experiments on prisoners of war during the Second World War for medical research, which was in direct ... Read more...

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Public chooses Halo as name for Big Bang machine


September 18th, 2008 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 18 (ANI): A public poll organized by the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) in London has chosen the name Halo for the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), which is located ... Read more...

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Stephen Hawking begins search for Einsteins of Africa


May 12th, 2008 - 12:52 pm ICT by admin
London, May 12 (ANI): Stephen Hawking, the physicist of international acclaim, has launched a search for the Einsteins of Africa, which would seek some of the most brilliant scientists of Africa.According ... Read more...

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Indian science could gain from open access push


April 12th, 2008 - 11:53 am ICT by admin
Bangalore, April 12 (IANS) Indian academic institutions are finding it "exceedingly expensive" to have a well-stocked library of science journals. New ways to access research is needed, a prominent science journal has ... Read more...

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