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India has never pursued an offensive bio weapons programme

In 2003, the United States Congressional Research Service asserted that there is a danger that India may develop a bio weapons programme. It claimed that 'India is believed to have an active......

Indo-US joint statement hails partnership

Joint Statement of Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh and President Barack ObamaNovember 08, 2010Reaffirming their nations' shared values and increasing convergence of interests, Prime Minister......

Meet the Indian delegates in US prez race

Republican Party stalwart Narender Reddy, from Georgia, has been elected as alternate-delegate-at-large to the GOP National Convention in Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota, which will be held from......

Think big, Kalam tells youth

Following is the text of President A PJ Abdul Kalam'saddress to the nation on the eve of the 54th Republic Day:Developed India: Vision and ActionsOn the eve of the 54th Republic Day of India I......

NBA to file case against developers of BT Brinjal

The National Biodiversity Authority (NBA) is all set to file the country's firstever bio-piracy criminal case against companies involved in developing BT Brinjal by using its local variety, a top......

Full text of the BRICS declaration in Sanya

Leaders of BRICS -- China, Brazil, Russia, India and South Africa -- issued a joint declaration at the conclusion of the BRICS Summit in Sanya (China) on Thursday.The joint declaration lists the......

Biotech Bill: Sweeping powers, glaring omissions

The biotech regulatory Bill gags dissent and takes away the power of states without providing any safeguards to farmers and consumers, says Latha Jishnu. Shortcuts always lead to problems, and......

'India loses 2000 patents every year in US'

India was losing at least 2000 patents every year in the United States and Europe on traditional formulations as 'our knowledge on these has never been documented,' Union Minister of State for......

Innovation: Where has India succeeded and failed

Part I: Can India produce billion-dollar innovations?Part II: How India can innovate like the USIn the third of this four-part series, Arindam Banerji discusses how can India start......

  People speak for united nations convention on biological diversity

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Q. Difference between molecular microbiology and biotechnology
:  A. Molecular Biology: Molecular biology is the study of biology at a molecular level. The field overlaps with other areas of biology and chemistry,...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/difference-between-molecular-microbiology-and-biotechnology//answers/11866523

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Q. WHAT IS BIO DIVERSITY
Satish:  A. The most straightforward definition is "variation of life at all levels of biological organization". A second definition holds that...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-bio-diversity/11866444/answers/10465750

zulkar ahmed
Q. what do you mean by bio diversity?
Zulkar Ahmed:  A. straightforward definition is "variation of life at all levels of biological organization".[3] A second definition holds that biodiversity is a...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-do-you-mean-by-bio-diversity/10465619/answers/1855210

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Q. get know something about biotechnology
Anindya Bhattacharya:  A. Biological technology is technology based on biology, especially when used in agriculture, food science, and medicine. The United Nations...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/get-know-something-about-biotechnology/1799959/answers/1493793

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Advanced Technologies for Municipal Water Treatment

NEW YORK, Dec. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This BCC Research report provides an in-depth analysis of the market for advanced municipal drinking water... ...

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Anti-Diabetic Drug Springs New Hope for Tuberculosis Patients

From the Wires Dec. 16, 2014 10:15 PM Drug for treating diabetes can double up as adjunct treatment for tuberculosis SINGAPORE, Dec 17, 2014... ...

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Govt issues draft notification for Ayush units on use of bio-resources, benefit sharing

Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) has issued a draft notification related to guidelines on access to biological resources and benefits... ...

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Countries economic power does not predict conservation performance

Posted December 1st, 2014 by IUCN in Printer-friendly versionPDF version Gland, Switzerland, 1 December 2014 Some countries are doing better... ...

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Protecting biodiversity with rigour

Comment · print · T T T+· T- A PRIORITY: Keeping biodiversity and nature protection at the centre of climate action and growth strategy... ...

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