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Cuba develops mathematical models to fight dengue


March 24th, 2012 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Havana, March 24 (IANS) Cuba has developed mathematical models to help fight dengue, a media report said Friday.Experts from Havana's Pedro Kouri Tropical Medicine Institute developed the models.Spearheaded by young ... Read more...

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ILS partners with FABA for BioAsia awards


November 29th, 2011 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 29 (IANS) The Institute of Life Sciences (ILS) has partnered with the Federation of Asian Biotech Associations (FABA) to scrutinize and recognize innovations through the BioAsia innovation award ... Read more...

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Youth should undertake innovative research: Deshmukh


September 26th, 2011 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Science and Technology Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh Monday urged youngsters to conduct innovative research in the country and take up the challenge of securing India's leadership ... Read more...

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NCSC 2010 witnessed participation of young scientists from northeast


January 7th, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati/Chennai, Jan 7 (ANI): The 18th National Children Science Congress (NCSC), which was recently held in Tamil Nadu's Chennai city witnessed the participation of young scientists from Nagaland, Meghalaya and other states ... Read more...

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Jamia professor gets young scientist award


December 20th, 2010 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) A biotechnology professor at the Jamia Milia University has won the first prize in the young scientists award category in the third International Conference on Parthenium-2010 (ICP-2010), ... Read more...

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Jamia professor wins young scientist award


December 20th, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) A biotechnology professor at the Jamia Milia University has won the first prize in the young scientists award category in the third International Conference on Parthenium-2010 (ICP-2010), ... Read more...

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Last surviving dodo lived in Oxford?


September 5th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 5 (IANS) Dodo, an extinct flightless bird that existed in the forests of Mauritius, was last seen in Oxford in Britain, claims a new book. British author Michael Johnson found a ... Read more...

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New Vice Chancellor for BIT-Mesra


June 22nd, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, June 22 (IANS) The Birla Institute of Technology (BIT), Mesra, Ranchi got a permanent vice chancellor (VC) after a gap of one-and-half years with Ajay Chakrabarty Tuesday assuming the post. According to ... Read more...

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James Franco to play the lead in ‘Rise of the Apes’


May 24th, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, May 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) James Franco has been chosen to play the lead role in the prequel "Rise of the Apes". The movie is the prequel to the ... Read more...

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Brand ambassador for science to attract students?


March 15th, 2010 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 15 (IANS) With student interest in science subjects waning fast, due largely to poor teaching and absence of lucrative career opportunities, it is time to take some drastic measures like ... Read more...

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Indian-American professor wins $500,000 US science award


March 10th, 2010 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 10 (IANS) Indian-American computer scientist Subhash Khot, most well known for his "Unique Games Conjecture", has received the prestigious National Science Foundation's (NSF) $500,000 Alan T. Waterman Award.The ... Read more...

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Orissa scientists want more studies on BT Brinjal


January 16th, 2010 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 16 (IANS) Scientists in Orissa Saturday overwhelmingly demanded extensive studies before BT Brinjal is introduced in the state. Participating in a consultation organised by the union environment ministry in Bhubaneswar, ... Read more...

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Delhi switches off lights to save power (Lead)


July 31st, 2009 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) Historical monuments, several government buildings and many households turned dark Friday evening as Delhi voluntarily switched off the lights for an hour to save power and ... Read more...

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Caricatures of Darwin and Newton to mark Cambridges 800th bday


January 17th, 2009 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 17 (ANI): Renowned British cartoonist Quentin Blake has caricatured two of Cambridge Universitys most famous alumni for a show to mark the institution''s 800th birthday.Sketches of scientists Charles Darwin ... Read more...

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CSIR foundation day celebrated today


September 26th, 2008 - 7:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept 26 (ANI): Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) today celebrated its 66th Foundation Day with great enthusiasm. Union Minister for Science and Technology and Earth Sciences Kapil ... Read more...

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Delhi scientist wins CDRI award


July 28th, 2008 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 28 (IANS) Aseem Mishra, a scientist working with the International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB), New Delhi, has bagged the prestigious young scientist award instituted by the Lucknow-based ... Read more...

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Scientists learn about rice and how to help fight poverty


July 7th, 2008 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
Los Banos(Philippines), July 7 (ANI): A unique course designed to inspire young scientists will develop the research leaders who can help prevent food crises such as that seen around the world ... Read more...

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Cheers! Red wine kills cancer


March 26th, 2008 - 3:12 pm ICT by admin
New York, March 26 (IANS) A natural antioxidant in grape skins and red wine can help kill cancer cells in the pancreas by crippling the cells' core energy source, says a new ... Read more...

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