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More autonomy demanded for universities

The prime minister's Scientific Advisory Council expressed concern on Saturday over 'excessive bureaucratic and political interference' in the functioning of research institutions and universities.......

Raj Rajagopal appointed member of British Council

Non-Resident Indian scientist Dr Raj Rajagopal is among the 16 new members appointed to the British Council for Science and Technology.The appointments were made by Prime Minister Tony Blair on......

Dr Murthy spells out his plans to improve America's health

'My grandfather was a poor farmer who fought for democracy and freedom in India and who could have never dreamed that his grandson would have the opportunity to sit before you today and be......

I meant funding situation is idiotic: CNR Rao clarifies

In an apparent damage control after his angry outbursts targeting politicians, Bharat Ratna awardee Prof CNR Rao on Monday said he was only signalling that "inadequate" funding of science in the......

Bharat Ratna to Prof CNR Rao comes as icing on the cake

Research and teaching have remained Professor Chintamani Nagesa Ramachandra Rao’s first priority and love, and that is what sets him apart, says Dinesh C Sharma The selection of Professor......

Indian expert on new climate change panel

Rita Sharma, Secretary of India's National Advisory Council, has been appointed to a new commission on climate change to be chaired by Britain's chief scientific adviser Sir John Beddington. The......

S K Brahmachari is the new CSIR chief

Eleven months after RA Mashelkar retired from the leadership of India's apex research body, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), the government on Monday appointed Samir K......

US may lose tech edge to India, China if. . .

The United States' top advisory panel has warned that the US is fast losing its edge in science and needs urgent, extensive efforts to strengthen its scientific competitiveness, says a New York......

Why Bellary is to bleed again

It’s sleepless nights again for the residents of Kamtur village. Located on the fringes of the Kumaraswamy forest range, one of the six iron ore-bearing mountaintops in Karnataka’s......

As debate rages on GM crops, GEAC in limbo

Even as the Supreme Court is set to hear the petition to ban testing of genetically modified (GM) crops on October 29, the apex body that is supposed to regulate GM crops in the country, the......

  People speak for scientific advisory council

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Sagnik Biswas
Q. Name some great Bengali scientists
Sagnik Biswas:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/name-some-great-bengali-scientists/26976539/answers/

Sagnik Biswas
Q. What happened to Scientist Radhakrishna?
Sagnik Biswas:  A. Venkatraman Radhakrishnan (born on 18 May 1929) is an internationally renowned space scientist and member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences....... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-happened-to-scientist-radhakrishna/26976539/answers/17265759

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Q. what is the expansion for CSIR?
Hitler :  A. Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) orCSIRThe Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-expansion-for-csir/17265584/answers/15658693

hitler
Q. Which president of India is most famous and successful?
Hitler :  A. Born on 15th October 1931 at Rameswaram, in Tamil Nadu, Dr. Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam, specialized in Aero Engineering from Madras...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-president-of-india-is-most-famous-and-successful/15658676/answers/5350680

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Q. who is Dr R K Pachauri.why is he in the news?
Mohd Yousuf:  A. Dr. R.K. PachauriChairman, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Dr Rajendra K Pachauri was born in Nainital, India, on 20 August...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-is-dr-r-k-pachauri.why-is-he-in-the-news/5334073/answers/1380779

  Web results for Scientific Advisory Council
Integrated System of Medicine Suggested

VELLORE: An integrated system of medicine to meet the growing need for healthcare was mooted by Dr R Ramaswamy, director-general of Central Council... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Integrated-System-of-Medicine-Suggested/2014/07/29/article2353682.ece
Think tank corners many new positions in govt

As many as six former bureaucrats associated with the New Delhi-based Vivekananda International Foundation (VIF) might soon join the Narendra... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/current-affairs/think-tank-corners-many-new-positions-in-govt-114072800903_1.html
Blavatnik National Awards for Young Scientists Announce 2014 National Laureates

/PRNewswire/ -- The Blavatnik Family Foundation and the New York Academy of Sciences today announced the three winners of the 2014 Blavatnik... ...

http://www.itnewsonline.com/prnewswire/Blavatnik-National-Awards-for-Young-Scientists-Announce-2014-National-Laureates/335155
WIPRO chairman honoured by IIT Kharagpur

statesman news service KHARAGPUR, 26 JULY: Wipro Chairman Azim Premji was today honoured with a doctorate degree by IIT Kharagpur. The... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/68051-wipro-chairman-honoured-by-iit-kharagpur.html
The Nature of Investing with Katherine Collins

PRWeb 2014-07-25 Bibliomotion is pleased to present The Nature of Investing a new 30gurus course with Katherine Collins. Boston, MA (PRWEB)... ...

http://www.bizwireexpress.com/showstoryPRWeb.php?storyid=262734

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