Why dearth of Nobel laureates in India, asks Harsh Vardhan

Union Minister for Science and Technology Harsh Vardhan on Friday said there is a need to "brainstorm" on the issue of the dearth of Nobel laureates from India.

German Chancellor gifts first edition print of Max Mueller's 1898 book to PM Modi

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday presented an original first edition print of Max Mueller's 1898 book, 'Ramakrishna - His Life and Sayings' to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

PM Modi gifts reproductions of CV Raman`s manuscripts to German Chancellor Angela Merkel

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday gifted German Chancellor Angela Merkel reproductions of Nobel Laureate Sir CV Raman`s manuscripts and papers.

Scientists are India's pride: Narendra Modi

Referring to them as India`s pride, Prime Minister Narendra Modi used the National Science Day Saturday to praise their dedication and determination.

Scientists are India's pride: PM Modi

Referring to them as India's pride, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday praised the dedication, determination and untiring efforts of scientists on National Science Day.

CV Raman’s 125th birth anniversary marked with Google doodle

Google is celebrating physicist Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman’s 125th birth anniversary with a doodle of his Nobel Prize winning discovery, the Raman Effect, on India homepage.

Laser tech improves accuracy of brain tumour surgery

A team of University of Michigan Medical School and Harvard University researchers describes how the technique allows them to "see" the tiniest areas of tumour cells in brain tissue.

Raman spectroscopy modulated for broader biomedical applications

The inelastic scattering of light from any sample is called the Raman effect, named for the Nobel prize-winner C.V. Raman.