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Science does not get the importance even in the government: Bharat Ratna awardee C N R Rao
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Science does not get the importance even in the government: Bharat Ratna awardee C N R Rao

He hailed China for doing research in the field of science, publishing as many papers as the United States.

German scientist Stefan Hell's 'crazy idea' got him 2014 Nobel Prize in Chemistry
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German scientist Stefan Hell's 'crazy idea' got him 2014 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

Hell's key to success is: "Aim high, stay grounded. And if you are lucky and have a good idea, you might even hit the bullseye."

Nobel laureate Dr Ada Yonath has 'Blue Dream' of increased life expectancy for Indians
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Nobel laureate Dr Ada Yonath has 'Blue Dream' of increased life expectancy for Indians

The 80-year-old scientist told the audience that she was aiming at developing eco-friendly antibiotics with less resistance.

PM calls for revolutionising Indian science, technology and innovation at India Science Congress
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PM calls for revolutionising Indian science, technology and innovation at India Science Congress

The PM inaugurated the 107th session of the Indian Science Congress, which began at Bengaluru today.

107th Indian Science Congress in Bangalore: Indian-American cardiologist to present new way to test effectiveness of yoga
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107th Indian Science Congress in Bangalore: Indian-American cardiologist to present new way to test effectiveness of yoga

He will introduce the "new protocol" at the 107th India Science Congress that is taking place in Bangalore.

Indian Science Congress 2020: PM launches I-STEM website, allows researchers access to equipment in all educational institutions
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Indian Science Congress 2020: PM launches I-STEM website, allows researchers access to equipment in all educational institutions

Scientists can find the equipment, check its availability, book their reservation and pay for it all in one go.

107th Indian Science Congress in Bangalore: PM tells youngsters to 'innovate, patent, produce and prosper'
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107th Indian Science Congress in Bangalore: PM tells youngsters to 'innovate, patent, produce and prosper'

The PM said that India's ranking has improved in the Global Innovation Index to 52.

107th India Science Congress in Bengalore: Two Nobel laureates join on day one of the event
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107th India Science Congress in Bengalore: Two Nobel laureates join on day one of the event

Nobel laureates Stefan Hell and Ada E Yonath have joined the science congress today.

107th Indian Science Congress in Bangalore to kick off today: What and who to expect
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107th Indian Science Congress in Bangalore to kick off today: What and who to expect

The theme of the event is "Science and Technology for Rural Development" and PM Modi will inaugurate it.

Indian Science Congress: Rise of pseudo-scientific public proclamations has broad and ominous implications
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Indian Science Congress: Rise of pseudo-scientific public proclamations has broad and ominous implications

Should more scientists and the general public in India crusade against the onslaught of silly pseudo-scientific claims and the disregard for science that might threaten its viability, integrity, legitimacy and utility in the international arena?

Scientists protest irrational claims made about ancient India at Science Congress
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Scientists protest irrational claims made about ancient India at Science Congress

According to the Minister for Science, "gravitational waves" will then be named "Narendra Modi waves"

Firstpost Editor's Picks: Citizenship Bill, reservation amid rising unemployment, jokers at Science Congress; today's must-read stories
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Firstpost Editor's Picks: Citizenship Bill, reservation amid rising unemployment, jokers at Science Congress; today's must-read stories

Firstpost Editor's Picks: Citizenship Amendment Bill creating two classes of citizens in Assam, how reservation amid rising unemployment may impact general category, to jokers at Science Congress, here are today's must-read stories

Indian Science Congress: What allusions to ancient aircraft, 'Krishnanian Physics' reveal about Hindutva insecurities
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Indian Science Congress: What allusions to ancient aircraft, 'Krishnanian Physics' reveal about Hindutva insecurities

It was no surprise when a delegate at the recently-concluded Indian Science Congress suggested the Ramayana and the Mahabharata prove ancient Indian civilisation featured aircraft (courtesy Ravana), guided missiles and test-tube babies.

Amartya Sen supports Naseeruddin Shah, claims India suffered because of patience for inequality, injustice
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Amartya Sen supports Naseeruddin Shah, claims India suffered because of patience for inequality, injustice

Amartya Sen also said he would advocate changing the name of the Nalanda University, as it was not "functioning in conformity with its heritage".

Firstpost Editor's Picks: War of words over Rafale, Indian Science Congress, Pawan Kumar Sehrawat's redemption story; today's must read stories
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Firstpost Editor's Picks: War of words over Rafale, Indian Science Congress, Pawan Kumar Sehrawat's redemption story; today's must read stories

Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Sunday engaged in a war of words on Twitter.

Indian Science Congress sees several questionable claims; protests held in Bengaluru, agitators say defending science 'true patriotism'
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Indian Science Congress sees several questionable claims; protests held in Bengaluru, agitators say defending science 'true patriotism'

The 106th Indian Science Congress made headlines for startling claims and statements made by some speakers, particularly those seeking to explain mythology through science.

Centre to make linking of Aadhaar with driving licences mandatory soon, says Ravi Shankar Prasad
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Centre to make linking of Aadhaar with driving licences mandatory soon, says Ravi Shankar Prasad

Through a power presentation, Ravi Shankar Prasad said, "This is digital profile of India - 123 crore Aadhaar cards,121 crore mobile phones, 44.6 crore smart phones, 56 crore internet users, there has been 51 percent growth in e-commerce. There is 130 crore population in India."

Ravi Shankar Prasad says Centre finalised plans to frame data protection law to shield sensitive information
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Ravi Shankar Prasad says Centre finalised plans to frame data protection law to shield sensitive information

Addressing the ongoing Indian Science Congress, 2019, Science Communicators' Meet in Jalandhar on Saturday, Ravi Shankar Prasad said, "India is now the third most attractive investment destination for technology transactions and it is the best time to do science in India."

Science body criticises Andhra university V-C's 'Kauravas were test-tube babies' claim at Indian Science Congress
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Science body criticises Andhra university V-C's 'Kauravas were test-tube babies' claim at Indian Science Congress

Andhra University Vice-Chancellor G Nageshwar Rao had on Friday said at the Indian Science Congress that Kauravas were born due to stem cell and test tube technologies, and that India possessed knowledge about guided missiles thousands of years ago.

Theory of evolution from Dashavatar superior to Darwin's: Andhra University VC
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Theory of evolution from Dashavatar superior to Darwin's: Andhra University VC

Darwin's theory of marine life to man pales against Ram morphing into "politically nuanced" Krishna: Rao