08 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The retirement age of scientists may be raised from 60 to 62 years to help put their acumen to an extended use. Indications in this regard were given by Minister of State for Science and Technology Jitendra Singh here.
04 Sep 2014
New Delhi: The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) will host the 4th international conference and workshop on cost effective use of technology in e-healthcare.
02 Oct 2014
Jammu: The nationwide cleanliness drive launched on Thursday is aimed at creating awareness among the people of the country so that they inculcate a habit of keeping their surrounding clean, Union Minister of State for Science and Technology Jitendra Singh said.
25 Apr 2012
The government on Wednesday said as many as 3.86 crore Aadhaar letters are in the process of being dispatched while 6.46 lakh cards could not be delivered by the postal department due various reasons such as incomplete address.
03 Jan 2015
Mumbai: Union Minister for Science and Technology Harsh Vardhan inaugurated the 'Pride of India Expo', a mega science & technology exhibition, on Saturday in Mumbai.
01 May 2015
Kolkata: Heaping praise on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, Union Science and Technology Minister Harsh Vardhan on Friday asserted he is a "strong BJP man" and wished his party would be in power in the state in the future.
21 Aug 2012
Vayalar Ravi on Tuesday became the fifth person to assume charge as Minister for Science and Technology in three years since UPA returned to power in 2009.
10 Jul 2016
Johannesburg: India and South Africa will sign a MoU on grassroot innovation in selected areas, including agricultural technology and indigenous knowledge systems, on the sidelines of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's maiden visit to the country.
29 Oct 2012
The shifting of S Jaipal Reddy from Petroleum Ministry on Monday created a political storm with the decision coming under attack and the minister himself is said to be unhappy over being moved to Science and Technology Ministry.
26 Dec 2014
Hyderabad: The Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services (INCOIS) is developing a GIS-based 3D protocol in its efforts towards innovating new methodologies and warning procedures for tsunamis, Union Science and Technology Minister Harsh Vardhan has said on Friday.