The Justice BN Srikrishna committee submitted its report on the data protection law The report was keenly awaited by all for its implications on data handling and processing practices by both Indian as well as foreign companies along with government departments.
325 sub-species pose a challenge; IIT expert suggests frequent tests for purity.. Tea garden workers at work at an estate in Assam. Guwahati: The gradual loss of original characteristics of Assam tea varieties has left the plantation industry worried after an IIT-Guwahati professor’s research has flagged the hazards of excessive cross-pollination of tea plants.
Sonam Wangchuk, innovator who inspired Aamir’s role in 3 Idiots, wins Magsaysay | The Indian Express Ladakhi engineer and innovator Sonam Wangchuk was on Thursday named among the six winners of the Ramon Magsaysay Award for this year.
Govt’s ban on import, production and sale of life-saving drug oxytocin will negatively impact healthcare – Firstpost
Three months ago, the government created a monopoly of a drug that prevents women from bleeding to death during labour. It did this in an alarming response to a passing suggestion from a Himachal Pradesh court’s ruling in the case of malpractice in the dairy industry. Sounds random?
Google’s CEO compares AI (artificial intelligence) with fire and electricity in terms of their role in human civilisation, while Stephan Hawking feared that AI could end humanity. We are facing something really extraordinary. Industrial revolution moved the centres of physical power from human and animal bodies to machines.
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Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government is hopeful of getting geographical indication (GI) tag for “Odisha rasagolla”. The government, which has been asked by the GI authorities to clarify some 14 points raised by it, will shortly submit the clarifications. Odisha micro, small and medium enterprises minister Prafulla Samal said that the clarifications would be submitted by the first week of August.
In a meeting Wednesday, Prakash Javadekar is learnt to have asked his officers to get all vice-chancellors of central, state and deemed universities to review their recommendations made to the higher education regulator for inclusion of journals on its list.
Earlier this month, the Government of India informed us that six higher education institutions have been named Institutions of Eminence (IoE) by the Centre. Of these, five are known for their science and technology schools and one does not exist. They will be permitted to admit 30 per cent foreign students with no restrictions on the fees charged from them.
Read more about GI tag for Rasagola: Odisha to submit data by August 1st week on Business Standard. The Odisha government on Wednesday said it would furnish detailed information seeking Geographical Indication (GI) tag for ‘Odishara Rasagola’ by the first week of August.
After spending a late summer vacation of nine days at his aunt’s place, popularly known as Rath Yatra, Lord Jagannath along with his siblings, has returned to the grand road or Bada Danda near the temple but still sitting pretty on his chariot.
Although India is already among the top five economies, and will soon be among the top three, the country doesn’t have a single university that is ranked among the top 100 in the world, said Raghuram Rajan, former Governor of the Reserve Bank of India.
BENGALURU: Engineering students of various colleges have been coming up with remarkable innovations through their college projects. Some have even impressed private sector firms and also defence sector units, who have adopted at least parts of those technologies in their units. But, at the students’ level, those innovations are lost after they graduate from the colleges.
BENGALURU: The number of patents filed by a US firm in India in 2016-17 was more than double of all patent applications from 50 labs under DRDO, more than 40 labs in IISc, 38 labs under CSIR, 31 NITs, 23 IITs and six major research facilities under Isro.