The government is turning to nanobiotechnology for low-cost, high-efficacy solutions to agricultural challenges.
IIT-Kharagpur to steer EU-funded project for treating, reusing wastewater; 'will evaluate effectiveness of different technology,’ says professor
Project is being funded by EU, Government of India's Department of Science and Technology and Department of Biotechnology
India Innovation Growth Programme announces $2 million investment in social and industrial innovations
The programme has been established by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, Lockheed Martin Corporation and Tata Trusts.
Narendra Modi holds talks with Italian PM Giuseppe Conte, discusses ways to boost bilateral trade and investment
Speaking at India-Italy Technology Summit, Modi said that India is taking IT software power to the next level and "developing technological temperament from scientific temper"
5G will require funding by the Government and a 'high-level Budget Committee' should be formed.
Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) 2018: Online registrations begin at kvpy.iisc.ernet.in; last date to apply 31 August
The online registration for Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) has begun. Candidates can register at kvpy.iisc.ernet.in
Government forms expert committee to use technology to reduce air pollution; step aimed at curbing high levels in winter
The Environment Ministry said on Monday that a committee of experts would be formed to look into the technological advances, including the application of satellite-based measurement, to improve air quality and reduce pollution.
In all, 25 school students of class 8 to 12 from different parts of the country had participated in the global fair.
mart India Hackathon, in its second edition, is the world's largest nation-building digital initiative of the HRD Ministry.
DST has introduced a new scheme to promote participation of women in the fields of science and technology
DST and Indo-US Science & Technology Forum (IUSSTF) have jointly announced the Indo-US Fellowship for Women in STEMM.
Four new research and development projects for real-time monitoring of air and water quality were launched jointly by Dept of Science and Tech. and Intel.
Infosys co-founder NR Narayana Murthy has urged the top 100 Indian companies to allocate an additional 8 percent of their profits towards CSR apart from the 2 percent mandated under Section 135 of the Indian Companies Act
Kerala IT Secretary M. Sivasankar issued the orders and said this was a major step towards achieving the target outlined in the IT Policy of 2017.
In its bid to inspire grassroots innovation and harness local talent in the country, Intel India along with the Department of Science & Technology (DST) on Thursday launched "Digital India Challenge 2.0"
In order to make the Digital India initiative more successful, Department of Science & Technology (DST), Intel India and the Society for Innovation & Entrepreneurship (SINE) at IIT-Bombay have joined hands to launch the Collaborative Incubation Programme for hardware and systems startups.
The new draft Geospatial Information Regulation Bill, 2016, (the Geospatial Bill) released by the Ministry of Home Affairs early this month has been facing widespread criticism ever since its release.
In a bid to prevent brain drain, the government has embarked upon a scheme to fund pure science scholars, who have completed their PhDs, to enable them continue their post-doctoral research in India. According to Ashutosh Sharma, Secretary, Department of Science and Technology, the scholars would be paid Rs 50,000 per month for the period of three years and would also be given a basic grant of Rs 7 lakhs per year for conducting research.
As per the agreement between the LIGO consortium and the Department of Science and Technology, the US will supply the interferometers, along with complete design and key components, to be installed in the observatory, while India will be responsible for relocating, installing and commissioning the components for the detector.