MINISTRY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Liberal arts education needs to be given equal importance as science and technology: Prez
Kovind gave an address at the Higher Education Summit organised by Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI).
Meet the citizen astronomers who chase stars
Despite many hurdles, India has a thriving citizen astronomy community — extremely tech savvy an...
Chennai engineer's Chandrayaan-2 discovery boosts citizen science in India
The crash site of Chandrayaan-2's Vikram lander was discovered tha...
With renewable energy, Rail ministry to transform Indian Railways into 'Green Railways'
Through the Power Sector Reform (PSR) programme, the MoU with DFID envisages to include co-operation for energy efficiency and energy self-sufficiency for Indian Railways.
Topline recruiters make beeline for emerging engineering talent
Top recruiters get early slots at premium engineering colleges based largely on salaries and profiles.
Punjab to invite global investors to set up life Sciences park at Mohali
A state-of-the-art Life Sciences Park spread over 80 acres is being developed with a series of consultation with the Government Departments, Biotechnology industry, Universities and Research Institutions.
Indian tech firms are looking beyond traditional hubs to set up shop in the US
American headhunters also say that cities like Austin and Seattle are becoming technology hubs.
Licious brings on board redBus founding member Bhaskar Konduru as CTO
Konduru comes with a deep understanding of the Indian startup space, given his decade-long work at redBus as a founding member, followed by his stints with start-ups like HelloClass, Pharmeasy and Housejoy, among others.
Are we waiting for 'cyber earthquake' to get act together: Top official
Addressing the congregation at International Symposium on Quantum Information Technology, 2019, National Cyber Security Coordinator Lt General Rajesh Pant emphasised on the work that National Disaster Management Authority has done in disaster management.
Government extends deadline for mandatory FASTags to December 15
FASTag-enabled payment is currently available at over 450 toll plazas across national and state highways.
Tata Comm board appoints Amur Swaminathan Lakshminarayanan as MD and CEO
The appointment comes following resignation of Vinod Kumar from the post in July. Prior to joining Tata Communications, Lakshminarayanan was President and CEO of Tata Consultancy Services Japan, where he worked towards accelerating the company's market opportunity and developing the brand in the region.
This winter will not be severe, says MoES secretary
The high temperatures and heat waves of the current year are expected to have a role in reducing the winter chill. "Normally, a year after the El Nino event becomes one of hotter temperatures. The hottest year of 2016 was preceded by one of the strongest El Nino events of 2015," said M Rajeevan.
Since 2014, MoD inked around 180 deals with local industry
"A contract for manufacture of frigates under Project P 17A was signed in February 2015 with Mazagon Dockyards Limited (MDL), Mumbai valued worth Rs 45,000 crore while two frigates under Project P1135.6 are slated to be manufactured by Goa Shipyard Limited (GSL) under a contract signed in October 2018 worth Rs 14,100 crore," said Defence Ministry.
Six central forensic labs to be upgraded to help probe heinous crimes
Six central forensic laboratories in the country will soon be upgraded for carrying out efficient and scientific investigation in serious and heinous crimes
Pichai's appointment as Alphabet CEO leaves India Inc thrilled; Mahindra, Paytm boss can't keep calm
Pichai was earlier a Product Chief at Google and was elevated to the CEO's role in 2016.
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